Partysaurus Set

By  Linda Beeson  for  Paper Salon

sizes: invitation, 5-1/2"x5-1/2"; favor bag topper, 3"x4"

  • Partysaurus Invitation
  • Partysaurus Hat & Favor Bag


  • Purchased party hat
  • Cardstock: ColorMates Outdoorsy Olive; Treasures Papyrus
  • Patterned: Gears; Wheels; Plaid
  • Black/white gingham ribbon


  • Rubber stamps: All Boy Tailored Tin set; It’s a Party
  • Coffee Bean ink pad
  • Coluzzle Nested Circle Template
  • Corner rounder punch
  • Cellophane candy bags
  • Invitation
  • 1. Cut green cardstock to 5-1/2"x11"; score and fold in half. Cut 4-1/4" Plaid square and round corners; sand edges to distress. Tie ribbon around plaid paper; adhere to card front.
  • 2. Stamp dinosaur on cream cardstock; cut out using template. Ink edges.
  • 3. Cut slightly larger circle from Gears paper as shown; adhere stamped circle to center. Sand edges. Mat on larger green circle. Adhere circle to card front with foam tape.
  • 4. Stamp sentiment on cream cardstock; cut out and ink edges. Adhere sentiment below layered circles.
  • Party Hat
  • 1. Open paper hat and trace onto back of Wheels paper; cut out. Reassemble and glue party hat; adhere paper to hat.
  • 2. Follow Steps 2 and 3 above to create dinosaur circle. Adhere to hat.
  • Favor Bag
  • 1. Cut 4" Plaid square; score and fold in half. Fill candy bag, fold over end, and staple topper in place.
  • 2. Follow Steps 2 and 3 above to create dinosaur circle. Cut and knot ribbon length and adhere to one side. Adhere to bag topper.
  • More
  • 1. Use instructions to create party gear for every theme from baby shower to girls' night to Halloween.
  • 2. Sanding paper edges, especially papers with a white core, gives projects an appealing weathered look.