As part of a series called 5 Easy Pieces, we’ll be gathering our favorite upcycled, re-purposed, vintage, and handmade stuff from around the web for you to buy or make yourself. So stay tuned for quick lists of 5 must-haves and get ready to wish you had thought of that.
Mason Jar Sippers
A case of mason jars and straws are perfect for an outdoor celebration. These glass drinking jars ($45) are sure to become a party staple. To pick up your set, visit Acmepartybox.myshopify.com.
Seeded Biodegradable Confetti
Throw biodegradable confetti at your next wedding. The compostable paper is embedded with wildflower seeds ($10.95) and can go from partying to planting. To plant your own confetti and watch it grow, visit Sustyparty.com.
Recycled Paper “Popcorn” Garland
You can count on garland to add a touch of festiveness to your next gathering. This upcycled garland ($22) is made of recycled card stock paper and can be used again and again. Visit Etsy.com/shop/GrannyPantyDesigns?auto=format to get your own eco-friendly party decor.
Felt Party Hat
Crafted out of felt, these party hats are meant to last beyond the final birthday cupcake. The eco-friendly party favors are sure to be popular with all ages. To get a party crown ($6), visit Greenpartygoods.com.
Cloth Party Napkins
A party pack of durable cloth napkins are a staple for any celebration. Add to the festive mood with a mix of colors and prints you can wash again and again. Pick up your set of reusable napkins ($60) at Etsy.com/shop/CHOWwithMe?auto=format.
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