Everyone loves piñata. It’s so popular in many types of celebrations and has always become the main attraction of a party. Since almost all of us want to take a swing at the piñata, what about making some mini piñatas so everybody can experience the joy of ‘smashing’ and making treats coming off the colorful paper creation? There’s no way you can resist these DIY mini piñata ideas.
To make a DIY mini piñata, the basic materials you’ll need will be cardboard paper (doesn’t have to be so thick), crepe paper or tissue paper, scissors or cutter, and hot glue. Additionally, you might need some other materials depends on the look you want the piñatas to have.
Now let’s see which will be perfect for your party.
DIY Pull Piñata
Firstly, let’s try this quick and easy mini piñata idea. Who says we can’t make use of toilet paper tubes? Use fringy crepe paper for decoration to make your piñatas even attractive.
Watermelon Mini Piñata
Another simple piñata project you can try is this watermelon shaped one. Cut a paper plat in half and stick the round sides together. Decorate and you’re done with it. Easy.
Colorful Pyramidal DIY Mini Piñata
Next, we’re going on to this pyramid-shaped candy-stash. Initially, you’ll have to print the pattern so that you can have the perfect shape. You can also draw it yourself. And since you can use rather thin papers for this project, you can stack few papers before cutting them out at once. Afterwards, decorate the outer parts before sticking them to each other.
We’re moving on to the next model you can try. You’ll need to cut out two identical shape of hearts of the cardboard paper and a long strip about 1.5 inches wide. Measure the edge of the heart pattern to know the length you’ll need. Attach the strip along the edges vertically using hot glue and don’t forget to leave a few inches unglued so you can fill it with some treats.
Also, you can do this step to make other creative shapes like pizza, taco, unicorn, donkey, heads and else.
Look easy as a DIY project you can do with the kids. Have fun!