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St. Patrick's Day DIY

DIY St. Patrick’s Day Crafts

Looking for St. Paddy’s Day DIY inspiration? Well, you’re in luck! Our Michaels Makers sure found the pot of gold with these St. Patrick’s Day crafts.

Linda from Craftaholics Anonymous used an adhesive stencil to paint a lucky shamrock on a wood sign that would be perfect to hang your front door. Bonus: this project only takes 20 minutes to make!

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How fun is this St. Patrick’s Day set up from Kara’s Party Ideas? Your little leprechauns will be delighted to come home to scoops of rainbow colored ice cream, gold coins & mini piñatas. St-Patricks-Day-Ice-Cream-and-Party-Ideas-by-Karas-Party-Ideas-KarasPartyIdeas.com-3 St-Patricks-Day-Ice-Cream-and-Party-Ideas-by-Karas-Party-Ideas-KarasPartyIdeas.com-19 St-Patricks-Day-Ice-Cream-and-Party-Ideas-by-Karas-Party-Ideas-KarasPartyIdeas.com-41

We love how Kari from U Create used our silicone shamrock mold to make fizzy bath bombs. Get her recipe here.

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What are you making this St. Patrick’s Day? Share your lucky projects with us on Instagram using #MakeItWithMichaels!

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Host a St. Patrick’s Day Soirée

St. Patricks Day Spread

St. Patrick’s Day

What began as a religious feast day for the patron saint of Ireland has evolved into an international festival celebrating Irish culture with parades, dancing, special foods and lots and lots of green. Did you know that the tradition of St. Patrick’s Day parades actually started in the United States, not Ireland? According to History.com, the tradition started after the great potato famine of the 1840s sent hundreds of thousands of Irish immigrants pouring into New York, Boston and other American cities. Do you attend any St. Patrick’s Day parades?

If a parade isn’t taking place near you, throw your own party! With a few quick projects and treats, you can host your very own Irish celebration! Pick up some green plates, napkins and bowls for your snacks. Don’t forget the green mugs to keep your beverages frosty!

St. Pat's Cupcake 

While everyone should definitely be wearing green somehow, green teeth are not recommended. Use vanilla frosting with green sugar sprinkles and fun St. Patrick’s Day cupcake toppers for these bite size treats!

Lucky Drinks

How fun are these drinks? Pretty up plain milk jars with a little scrapbook paper, ribbon, a cupcake topper and striped paper straw!

Kiss Me Frame

Just a wee bit of decoration is all you need to set a lighthearted mood for your Luck O’ the Irish get-together. This pot of shamrocks comes pre-made and the Kiss Me I’m Irish Frame comes together with a simple frame, black scrapbook paper and a gold Sharpie®.

How do you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day?

Jillian