Is your birthday or your kid’s birthday coming up during the lockdown period? Let us make it fun! Lockdown should not prevent you from celebrating and enjoying your birthday. Celebrating your birthday with friends and family seems like a far-fetched dream at the moment to you. There are amazing way of celebrating your birthday with an epic bash.
Things today are in a paused state and the world is on hold. During this lockdown 3.0 phase, with some relaxations it is not really safe to venture outdoors. Besides, the essential commodities, none shops are open throughout the day so that things for birthday can be purchased. It is thus left up to you to decorate your birthday party with 10 DIY ideas in this lockdown. Why should a lockdown be a hindrance for your birthday?
DIY Ideas In The Lockdown
Continue to read to know about the various ideas to decorate your birthday.
1. Inform Everyone In The House About The Surprise
Inform the family members of the house that there is going to be a surprise in the evening. Also let them know that there is going to be a little celebration. To make the party more enjoyable you can do a countdown every hour till the time of the party, to make it more interesting. Keep a separate room for celebrating the birthday and you can keep the members of the family away from the place to make the surprise more relishing.
2. Choose A Theme
Choose a theme like sunshine, a cartoon character (Krishna, Barbie) or anything of your liking. You can also make some simple and small props related to the themes. Make use of these themes to decorate the room. Along with other members of the family it will be really fun to make DIY cardboard and paper crafts. You can take help of the kids at home in doing the paper crafts and by putting them together.
3. DIY Paper
You can make use of the old decorative paper. With creative ideas you can decorate the room with this shiny stuff and make some confetti. You can tear the papers into small bits and color them. You can also dip them in paint and allow it to dry. Later this can be showered at the time of birthday celebration.
4. Making Of A Chocolate Cake Or Any Sweet
If you like baking cakes then make your birthday special by baking a cake for your own birthday. You can also learn from online tutorial classes about the ways to make cake. You can also prepare chocolate cake, pastries or even a small choco lava cake with just biscuits and kitchen ingredients. You can also serve your family members with your favorite sweets and give a big hug to your loved ones.
5. Make Use Of The Technology
Members of your family will be there at home to wish you on your birthday. With the advancement in technology, you can make use of it by calling your close friends and relatives on your birthday and have their wishes too. You are going to cherish the day all through your life. Calling on video is a better way of communication with your near and dear ones during this lockdown.
6. Organize Small Treasure Hunt
Organize small treasure hunt game by scattering little clues that may lead to a gift later to the winner. This will motivate the members of the family to help you in organizing your birthday during this lockdown time. Gift can be anything in the form of cake, or hand-made article or a favorite sweet made at home. You can make it creative by making the whole hunt amusing and entertaining.
7. Cute Photo Shoot
Take in some cute photo so that you can cherish the sweet memories of your birthday which also stands as a proof of the day. Memories are priceless to be enjoyed. If there are any DIY plans in your mind then make use of it and take a great photo shoot. For this it is not necessary that you should have an SLR camera. Your great HD camera phones will do this job easily.
8. Make A Special Dinner
Birthday party means a wonderful day with some great food which all members of the family can relish at the end of the day. Cook some of your favorite dishes and have an awesome family dinner at home during the lockdown.
9. Play And Enjoy Music
Any celebration is not complete without music. You will be having lot of good collection of songs with you. Pick the best according to the occasion of party and make the atmosphere vibrant and play them and enjoy the evening with your family members. Play the best birthday song as per the occasion.
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10. Play A Game
Birthday is the best day to enjoy with family members with indoor games. It can be any board game or any fun creative game. If all of you like seeing movie, you can all enjoy the best movie with family.
You can easily turn your birthday into a wonderful and eventful day and make it memorable during the lockdown period at home. You can have various imaginations and there is no end to it. Make the best plan for your birthday and enjoy.