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Harry Potter Party Moodboard

Hi guys,

I am taking a day to myself after a rather stressful week. Having had to have an emergency trip to the dentist on Tuesday, and still feeling worse for wear today, I thought a relaxed day without work or coursework would be quite nice. Ended up watching Dollhouse and planning a Harry Potter Party Board.

Since it was something a bit different from a wedding moodboard, and could be adaptable for both kids and big kids (you know you are still waiting for your Hogwarts letter, admit it :p), I thought I would share it with you.

Hope you like it πŸ™‚

Start the party with a photography chance to get people in their costumes before they’ve lost half of it

Have you seen this Wizard?

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Potions in test tubes. Perfect for Potion shots. Polyjuice potion, Wolfsbane, truth serum etc.

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Pretzel and cheese broomstick snacks.

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A Harry Potter spell book cake.

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A Howler centrepiece
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Make the guests jump with a Moaning Myrtle on the toilet seat πŸ™‚
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A variety of Hogwarts and Hogsmeade treats including acid pop lollys, pumpkin pasties and crystalised Β pineapples.
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A trail of spiders out of the bathroom with Moaning Myrtle in.
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Planting footprints and character names around the location, turning the venue into a Marauders Map.
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No matter how old you are, gift bags complete the event perfectly. Especially printed with a Honeydukes sign.
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Following labels could be used for jar for decoration or as names for the pick and mix for the gift bags.
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The Weasley’s flying car and the whomping willow make fantastic decorations
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And don’t forget the entrance to the world of Hogwarts is through platform 9 3/4 πŸ™‚

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Hope you like this πŸ™‚ let me know if there are any other events (birthdays, anniversaries or weddings etc) that you’d like me to attempt.

Cheers for now,

Nys

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6 comments on “Harry Potter Party Moodboard

  1. Jeyna Grace
    01/13/2014

    These are really clever ideas πŸ™‚

    • nyssalang
      01/13/2014

      Thanks πŸ™‚ wish I could take credit for the photos but I found them online and grouped them into a moodboard, with my own twists along the way πŸ™‚

  2. justme3362
    02/14/2014

    This is great. Good ideas for our next birthday party!

    • nyssalang
      02/16/2014

      I’m glad you enjoyed these πŸ™‚ Hope the party goes well πŸ™‚

      • justme3362
        02/20/2014

        Will let you know in… 8 months! This is how excited she is about it πŸ™‚

      • nyssalang
        02/20/2014

        Definitely nothing wrong with that πŸ™‚ all the more time to make it amazing πŸ™‚

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