Apart from the actual partying, the best part of planning a fun St. Patrick鈥檚 Day party is nailing down the festive details 鈥 like party favors and maybe a few of those green cocktails. You can whip up some leprechaun-approved treats like these St. Patrick鈥檚 Day-themed rainbow donuts too, but they won鈥檛 hold a candle to the fun favors on this list. We鈥檙e talking sweet rainbow favors, gilded shamrock coasters and plenty of fun accessories like cheeky beer socks and adorable temporary tatts. Pick one (or five) to add a little more luck to your St. Patrick鈥檚 Day party.

balloon surprise diy

1. Pot 鈥極 Gold Balloon Surprise DIY: This adorable DIY is fun for attendees of all ages. Write names on the balloons for place settings and, more importantly, to help your guests stake their claim on the gold before the little leprechauns find them. (via Studio DIY)

candy pillowbox

2. Pillowbox Popsicles DIY: For your guests who aren鈥檛 that into chocolate, this gummy rainbow candy treat is just what they need. The paper popsicle boxes will have everyone wondering what sort of surprise is in store. Pro tip: Use green paper and some gold glitter spray to really take it to the next festive level. (via Sarah Hearts)

lars popper

3. St. Patrick鈥檚 Day Poppers DIY: Get your party poppin鈥 with these rainbow favors. Not only are there cute little leprechauns hiding inside, but they鈥檝e also smuggled chocolate coins in for the perfect surprise snack. (via The House That Lars Built)


4. Ficks Cocktail Fortifier ($13): Throw a sweet party and be everyone鈥檚 savior the next day with this genius cocktail fortifier. It鈥檚 kind of the same as having the luck of the Irish, right? Drink responsibly, lads and lasses.


5. Homemade Leprechaun Spirits DIY: Pick up some mini cork bottles and gold washi tape at your local craft store to make these adorable favors for your party. Alcohol or nay, the free printable here will add a little Irish flair to the bottles. (via Design*Sponge)

anti pinch

6. Anti-Pinch Polish聽DIY: There鈥檚 always someone who doesn鈥檛 rock any green for St. Patrick鈥檚 Day. Help them avoid the dreaded pinch with a quick coat of color right when they arrive. It鈥檒l take just a minute to dry, and then they can get the real party started. (via Eighteen25)

poppers diy use

7. Lucky Poppers DIY: Spread luck like confetti with these gold and green poppers. They鈥檙e great conversation starters and would be perfect for those epic action shots in your gilded photo booth. (via Studio DIY)

shamrock coasters

8. Shamrock Coasters DIY: There will be many, many drinks. Make sure the coasters are cute so your guests can鈥檛 miss 鈥檈m. Then let them take one home to remember how great your party was. (via Giggles Galore)

shamrock shades

9. Found by B + C LED Shamrock Shades ($8): Photos are definitely going down at this event, so make sure to have a quick prop ready at all times. These LED shades will light up that Instagram feed.

clover pendant

10. Yellow Owl Workshop Clover Pendant ($34): No green outfit? No prob! Just gift these cute clover pendant favors at your party so every lass can add a little flair to their March 17 ensemble.


11. Printable St. Patrick鈥檚 Day Tattoos: Temporary tats are *always* a good time. Grab a few stacks of these, and get ready to pose for some funny pictures. (via Sugar and Charm)


12. Living Royal Irish Beer Crew Socks ($12): Everyone needs socks, especially ones covered with beer mugs and four-leaf clovers. Make everyone wears them the night of, so all your guests can have a lucky and Insta-worthy night of drinking.

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