The Green Party: 8 Ideas for an Eco-friendly Birthday Bash

Photo by: Lauren Hartmann
Start with the Invitations
Dana set the tone for Tallulah's party with these cute invitations she made from craft paper. This was the color scheme for the whole party and I ... more 
Photo by: Lauren Hartmann
Start with the Invitations
Dana set the tone for Tallulah's party with these cute invitations she made from craft paper. This was the color scheme for the whole party and I love the invitations. They are simple and sweet and definitely eye catching.
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Thu, Jan 24, 2013 4:38 PM EST
Last weekend my daughter and I got to attend a pretty inspired first birthday party. My friend Dana put on a lovely, eco-friendly, budget-friendly and fun party for her little Tallulah, and the theme? Cardboard boxes! I had never heard of this before, but apparently it's all the rage in first birthday parties (I think it could be fun for even older kids though too!), because what kid isn't endlessly entertained by cardboard boxes? Crawling in and out of them, making forts with them…the possibilities are endless. Tallulah's birthday was just so adorable and inspiring, I had to share it! Here are 8 tips for throwing your own eco-friendly birthday party using cardboard boxes. - By Lauren Hartmann



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