Cinco de Mayo Party Decorations

  • Difficulty Rating: Beginner


Cinco de Mayo Party Decorations

Cinco de Mayo (translation - the 5th of May) is the celebration of Mexican Independence. Host your own Cinco de Mayo party with these fun party supplies. Gather bright green, red, and white papers – the colors of the Mexican flag – and your Fiskars tools to create a festive atmosphere.


Fiesta Invitations

1. Use your favorite Fiskars trimmer to create a 5 inch x 7 inch flat invitation. Print or write party details.

2. Punch detail corners using Fiskars Dot to Dot 3-in-1 corner punch.

3. Adhere invite to a larger sheet of cardstock.

4. Add “fiesta” with letter diecuts or stickers.

5. Add punched stars and a small “sombrero” as embellishments


Fiesta Wreath

1. Start with a Styrofoam wreath shape (you can find one at your local craft supply store)

2. Punch flowers from red, green, and white cardstock.

3. Adhere flowers around wreath, layering to fully cover Styrofoam.

4. Add dimension by adhering a few flowers with foam adhesive.

5. Attach a ribbon to the top of wreath for hanging.


Fiesta Party Favor bags

1. Start with plain white mini gift bags

2. Trim scraps of red, green, and white cardstock with your Fiskars trimmer.

3. Adhere in order – green, white, red – to represent the Mexican flag.

4. Add a ½ circle with sentiment to the bottom edge.

5. Adhere a punched star with foam adhesive.
Now just invite your friends over for a fun and festive party!