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Party Theme Ideas for Girls


Sugar and spice and everything nice; that’s what little girls’ birthday parties are made of. Well, that and whatever else they are into at the time of year when that special day rolls around. Many of these party themes are, of course, suitable for boys, too, but this list was created to offer ideas for parents of children who want to celebrate with a girly gathering.

Fairy Party Ideas

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What does it take to be a fairy? A tutu, a pair of pastel-colored wings, a magic wand and lots of sparkles! What does it take to throw a party for your fairy friends? Some creative ideas for magical games, food and decorations that will turn your party space into an enchanted forest where fairies can frolic.

Princess Party

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What little girl doesn’t want to be a princess, even if only for one day? Make her birthday a celebration of fairy tale dreams come true with these ideas for a princess party theme.


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Sure, girls can love camping as much as the boys do. But who says they can’t add a little glitter and glam to the camping theme? These glamping (glam-camping) party ideas combine all of the fun of camping with girly elements like frilly tents and spa-style makeovers.

Slumber Party Themes

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When your daughter asks for a slumber party, don’t lose any sleep over the details. Choose a party theme that fits well with activities they will do anyway, such as watching movies or giving each other makeovers. Then build on that theme to tie in things like the invitations, party food and, of course, games to tire them out so everyone can actually get a little bit of sleep.

Ice Skating Party

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Maybe she has been in love with figure skating since she saw that Princess on Ice show or perhaps she’s an aspiring Olympian. Or maybe your daughter just thinks a party on ice is the coolest idea ever. Whatever the reason for choosing a party at the skating rink, these ideas will help you coordinate an entire ice-skating themed celebration.

Flower Party

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This party theme blooms with floral elements from the flower-shaped invitations to the lollipop-flowers favor idea.

Chocolate Party

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From candy bar invitations to a decadent fondue station, if your daughter loves chocolate, she will love these sweet ideas for a cocoa-infused celebration.

Brave Party Theme

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Princess Merida is brave, indeed. She’s also a bow-slinging, risk-taking, strong-willed young lady who leaves the image of the dainty princess far behind as she takes on her adventures. Oh, and she also has that awesome, long, red, curly hair. If your child is a fan of Merida and the movie Brave, these party ideas will help you throw a birthday bash with suggestions for everything from how to incorporate archery into the events to how to make headbands that imitate those long, flowing locks.

Doc McStuffins Party Ideas

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For the little girl who loves the Disney show, Doc McStuffins , throw a party that celebrates Doc, Stuffy, Lambie, Hallie, Chilly and all of their friends. This Doc McStuffins party theme shares ideas for everything from party crafts like “little books of boo-boos” to how to make a Lambie birthday cake.

Minnie's Bow-tique Party Ideas

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Throw a party at the place where fun and fashion are always welcome: your very own Minnie’s Bow-tique.

Rapunzel Party Theme

Fans of the movie, Tangled will love this party theme based on Rapunzel and her adventures. The many ideas for this party theme include how to make Pascal party blowers and ways to imitate the floating lanterns from the film.

Dora the Explorer Birthday Party

Dora the Explorer is a popular party theme for toddlers and preschoolers. If your daughter is a fan of everyone’s favorite Spanish-speaking explorer, these ideas will help you throw a party that is sure to grant the wish of feliz cumpleaños.
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