Wedding Planning

DIY Piñatas for Your Wedding Celebrations

DIY Piñatas for Your Wedding Celebrations



These DIY piñata projects can liven up your bridal shower, engagement party, or wedding reception.






Classic Star


When it comes to wedding event themes, nothing is dominating this summer quite like a fiesta. This classic star piñata is the perfect way to add a little flair to your party and entertain your guests with a fun activity.







Beach Ball


DIY piñatas can go with just about any theme. Are you and your honey planning a beach wedding? This beach ball piñata is adorable, and you can make it with tissue paper in your wedding color palette.









If you two want to use your engagement photos in your save-the-date, why not use a piñata for an attention-grabbing detail? Have your photographer take a series of the two of you alongside the numbers, and then as you bust them wide open.







Sparkling Diamond


At your engagement party, everyone is going to ask for a peek at your new sparkler. Create the ultimate backyard party game at your bash with this glittering diamond piñata. Fill it with ring-themed candy, such as Life Savers and Ring Pops.







Hot Air Balloon


Who doesn’t love a hot air balloon? From stealing our hearts in Up to romantic airborne proposals at sunset, colorful hot air balloons definitely create a mood. Make this sophisticated DIY piñata for a bridal shower or wedding reception.







Pixelated Heart


We couldn’t believe that this heart piñata’s modern pixelated effect was all courtesy of Post-It Notes. Make your own version with your favorite sticky pad hues and use it for your engagement session.







Festive Monogram


Need something festive to add a little whimsy to your welcome table? This small monogram piñata is so bright and playful. Skip the candy and cut out an opening for guests to drop notes into as a modern guest book alternative.







Umbrella Drink


When you are all about the signature cocktails, no DIY piñata is more appropriate than this giant umbrella drink. We think this one is simply too cool to bash to pieces; we prefer using it as a photo prop instead.







Magical Unicorn


For all of the totally unique brides that march to the beat of their own drums, this sparkly unicorn piñata is for you! Perfect for a bridesmaid luncheon or bridal shower, your gal pals will get such a kick out of this charming detail!







Watermelon Slices


Love the idea of DIY piñatas, but don’t want to clean up the aftermath later? These sweet little watermelons would be terrific at place settings for a small wedding or rehearsal dinner.







Piñata Necklaces


For bridal shower favors, these piñata necklaces are a memorable final note to a terrific get together with all of your besties.







Piñata Surprise Cake


Haven’t had your fill of piñata madness? Make this incredible piñata cake for an impromptu night in with your bridal party.