Galentine’s Day is quickly approaching (February 13th!), and who better than Hollywood’s ultimate BFF, Busy Philipps, to help show you how to throw the best Galentine’s Day Party with your girlfriends!?
So what is Galentine’s Day exactly? Galentine’s Day is a dedicated day to celebrate all of the amazing female friendships in your life-and what better way to show that you care than making something from the heart together.
Check out a few ideas on how to throw a photo worthy Galentine’s Day Party!
1. Gather Your Girls
In the era of email and text, it’s nice to receive a handmade invitation in the mail. Make your Galentine’s Day invitations as unique as your BFFs! Here are a few of our favorites: Sparkle & Shine Card, Sparkle Unicorn Card and Falling Hearts Card.
If your girlfriends also need a little last minute help getting ready for Valentine’s Day, you can have card supplies ready for them to make together at your party.
2. Decorate Your Space
Make a statement with a floral wall, festive wreaths and oversized blooms in unique vases – the best part, they double as a photo backdrop.
3. DIY with Your Galentines
Galentine’s Day is all about spending quality time with the ladies in your life. Here are some ideas on ways to MAKE the most of your time together. The best part, everything can double as a fun party favor!
Stamped Leather Wrap Bracelets
These are not your standard friendship bracelets! Give leather bracelets an elevated touch by custom stamping nicknames, initials, a special date and more. Lightly paint on a swipe of metallic paint across the stamp to make them pop!
Let your girlfriends show off their creative culinary skills with cookie decorating. Use shapes, stamps and fun puns on your cookies make them more personal – from your pizza loving friend to the cat lady in your life – there’s a custom cookie for everyone!
DIY Body Scrub
Give your girlfriends the spa experience by making your own body scrub. Customize the body scrub by packaging them up in a glass jar with ribbons and individualized gift tags. Here’s a quick and easy recipe:
• 3/4 C Sugar
• 1/4 C Rose Oil
• 1 TSP Coconut Oil
• A little Dried Lavender
• A Lot of Love
Combine all ingredients thoroughly and scoop into mason jars.
Share your Galentine’s Day celebration by tagging your photos on Instagram with #MakeItWithMichaels!