Mollie Makes birthday party!

Party photo tips: how to take better party snaps

Team Mollie Makes pick their top birthday ideas for hosting a swell party. Get playlists, décor, food and craft ideas to help you plan your next get-together

Hip hip hooray, Mollie Makes is three!  That’s 40 in mag years! We’re so fortunate to have enjoyed your love and support since the launch of Mollie Makes three years ago and we’re looking forward to many more craft-filled years ahead spent with people like you. Thank you, you guys are the best!

We’re celebrating with a round up of the team’s favourite birthday party ideas on the blog (chosen over cake and tea) covering everything from decorations, photo backdrops and party playlists.

Love, team Mollie Makes xx

Mollie Makes birthday playlist image by Milch and Honig, Etsy

No party is complete without a few tunes. Have a listen to our new Spotify playlist for some birthday classics, old and new.

Confetti nail art tutorial

Treat your nails to this party perfect confetti nail art tutorial.

Mollie Makes birthday ideas ice cream piñata

A piñata shaped like an ice cream? Heck yes! Make this fun (and, eventually, tasty) party decoration.

Mollie Makes birthday ideas DIY-photography-backdrops

A bright DIY backdrop or photo booth is the quickest way to create a playful atmosphere for parties. Find our top 6 DIY photo backdrop tutorials here.


Want to get great shots at a party without having to swallow a photo encyclopedia? Follow our 6 tips for taking better party photos.

Mollie Makes birthday ideas whoopie recipe

Go all out for chocolate with these delicious chocolate and raspberry whoopie pies.

Mollie Makes birthday party moodborad

Find more shiny decorations and delicious treats on our birthday moodboard.