Excite your guests with an authentic entrance! DIY this brick wall mural by applying red paint to an old sheet or tablecloth using a sponge. See the tutorial here.
To add an element of authenticity to your party invitations and decorations, you can DIY this seal stamp with the tutorial provided here.
9. Party Printables
Quick, easy and affordable, Party Printables by The Digi Dame Party Shoppe can be found for your Harry Potter party here. They are editable, which means that some of the text can be personalized, making your party one-of-a-kind!
10. Golden Snitch Cake Pops
13. House Banners Printables
You can win the House Cup when you can download these banner printables totally free, here.
14. Drink Labels
Don't let your guests choke on Polyjuice Potion! You can download these drink label printables totally free, and follow the full tutorial here.
15. Hogwarts House Cake
Keep this one from Crabbe and Goyle! To learn how to make this cake, and download the free printables to go with it, click here.
16. Broomstick Favor Bags
You'll be a fair flyer when every witch and wizard receives one of these gifts! See the tutorial here.
17. Decorate Great
Let the feast begin! We hope you find inspiration from these images of party Great Halls!
18. Decorate the Fireplace
Don't go a grade too far - get it right with these fun and easy ideas.
19. Felt House Ties
Tied in a knot? Get the tutorial for these DIY ties and other party ideas here.
20. Polyjuice Potion Punch
You and your little friends can brew Polyjuice Potion, straight from the stores of Professor Snape, with the full tutorial here.
21. Remember Moaning Myrtle
Who would ever want to talk to ugly, miserable, moping, moaning Myrtle? Your guests will have no choice with this funny idea!
22. Cheese and Pretzel Broomsticks
Your guests can fly their Nimbus 2000 and eat it too, with the full tutorial on making these treats here.
And with that, we'd better fly too.
We hope that you have been inspired by Part One of our Harry Potter Party Ideas 101! Stay tuned for the next instalment!
See Part Two here.
Until next time, keep practising your charms as best you can!