Harry Potter Spell Book Tutorial

I have been wanting to make these spell books for YEARS. I don’t know why. I just love Halloween and I always wanted to have some decorative spooky books so with our Harry Potter party I finally took my chance.   One thing I knew I wanted was for these to be functional as well as decorative because they are Read More…

Harry Potter Snake Tutorial

    As my boys and I were thinking about the upcoming Harry Potter party and what things to make for it for some reason we kept talking about a Harry Potter snake. I don’t know if it was a basilisk or Nigini (yes, we’ll admit we’re total HP nerds). So it was on the list, I just didn’t know Read More…

Harry Potter Fake Castle Stone Wall Tutorial

For our big Harry Potter party I knew I really wanted to do something big to give everything a Hogworts castle sort of feel as well as hiding certain areas of the house so really really wanted to make a fake stone walls. I looked at paper ones, backdrops you could buy and thought the best way would just make Read More…

Harry Potter Dragon Eggs Tutorial

These dragon eggs are extremely easy to make and were probably the easiest thing I made for our Harry Potter party. Originally I wanted to do a large egg like they had in the 4th book (It’s the clue for the second task. I know, I know, I’m a total nerd) and I would have but I couldn’t find a Read More…

Harry Potter Wand Tutorial – How to Make a Simple Wizards Wand

What is a Harry Potter party without a trip to Ollivander’s for some wands? We knew we wanted each kid to have their own Harry Potter wand and since anything official was a little spendy we made our own DIY wand for each ‘student’. Supplies Glue gun and lots of glue sticks Chopsticks (I got mine which were very inexpensive Read More…

Harry Potter’s Monster Book of Monsters Tutorial

One of the things we really wanted to make for our Harry Potter Party was a Monster Book of Monsters that is found in the 3rd book. I know you can buy them but they’re kind of expensive……. so we saw this video and changed a few things to make it work for us.     Supplies. First you need Read More…