I’ve been loving a rainbow theme lately and see how it can be done in a NEW way with more muted colours and pastels along with the traditional bright colours.
Rainbow party – Dream a Little Dream Perth
Rainbow backdrops – Style My Soiree Perth
Here is the small cake table I put together for my own daughters 4th birthday recently inspired by the more muted tones!
Rainbow Party Tableware, Partyware and Decorations
Whether you’re going with brights or pastels there are rainbow plates, balloons and decorations to suit the colour scheme for your child’s rainbow birthday party!:
Tassels and balloon rainbow backdrop – Confetti Party Hire NSW
Rainbow partyware – Ruby Rabbit Partyware
Rainbow partyware – Ruby Rabbit Partyware
Balloon garland – The Pop Up Party Co
Balloon tassel – Balloonies
Rainbow foil balloon – Favor Lane Party
Balloon garland – Favor Lane Party
Rainbow plate – Favor Lane Party
Rainbow birthday plates – The Party Parlour
Themed party box – My House Party
Rainbow shimmer wall – Shimmer Backdrop
Rainbow curtain – Five Star Party Co
Rainbow candyland backdrop for hire – Print Candy QLD
Rainbow cake table – Tiny Tots Event Hire Sydney
I recently used a rainbow wall decal as a backdrop for my daughter’s rainbow party.
Rainbow wall decals – My Hidden Forest
Rainbow Party Invitations
Set the tone for your child’s rainbow party with a fun rainbow themed invitation!
Rainbow invitation – Eve and Co
Rainbow invitation – Kids Print
Rainbow party invitation – Kids Prints
Rainbow party invitation – Styla Prints & Design
Rainbow Cake toppers, Rainbow cakes and desserts
Add some fun rainbow desserts to your child’s party or accessories your homemade desserts with these cute toppers!
Rainbow toppers – Ruby Rabbit
Rainbow cake topper – Ruby Rabbit
Rainbow cake topper – The Little Shindig Shop
Rainbow cake topper – The Party Parlour
Rainbow magnum pops – Cookie Queen Kitsch’n
Rainbow cookies – Cookie Queen Kitsch’n
Rainbow cookies – SweetP Cakes and Cookies QLD
Rainbow cake – SweetP Cakes and Cookies QLD
Rainbow cake – SweetP Cakes and Cookies QLD
Fairy Floss favour tubs – Sugar Sugar Fairy Floss
Rainbow cake – Cakez and Stuff Sydney
Rainbow cake – Sweetly Baked Perth
Rainbow cake – Bake Stories
Rainbow cake – Fancy Events and Parties Sydney
Rainbow cupcakes – So So sweet
Rainbow unicorn cake – JK Cake Designs Sydney
Rainbow Party Favour Ideas
Send a bit of rainbow home with the little guests with these cute party favour ideas for a rainbow party theme!
Cookie mix party favours – Sweet Health
Rainbow party bags – Oh Goodie
Rainbow party bags – Ruby Rabbit
Fairy Floss favours – Your Sweet Memories Fairy Floss
Rainbow scallop favour box – The Party Parlour
Rainbow Party Extras
Wanting something more? Here are some extra items for your child’s rainbow birthday party to bring some extra shine into the day!
Rainbow jumping castle – Bounce O Rama Sydney
Rainbow party hat custom made – Little Miss Charlie’s Treasures
Rainbow 1st birthday outfit – Little Miss Charlie’s Treasures
Rainbow tshirt – Box Partie USA
Rainbow glitter facepainting – Born to Sparkle Perth
Rainbow jumping castle – Western Sydney Jump
Pastel soft play for hire – Little Pop Ups Party Hire Melbourne
Rainbow ball pit – Fun HQ Perth
Customised party portraits – Party Portraits by Danni B
I hope you’ve found this round up inspiring and have found some wonderful rainbow partyware, cakes, decorations and ideas as well as discovering some wonderful party vendors for your child’s next birthday!
There is something special about the excitement that exudes from children when they see a rainbow! So why not bring that magic of colour in the sky to create a rainbow themed party. It’s suitable for so many different occasions too, birthday parties, baby showers and christenings. It is also a perfect kids party theme to combine with other themes such as unicorns, ice-creams, ponies, disco… just to name a few!
You can literally not have enough colour with a rainbow party theme, and finding all you need to pull it together is made easy thanks to the inspired items and ideas below from our Celebrate Society Members. CLICK on any image to be taken to that business!
Add some sunshine with these brightly coloured invitations that are bound to put a smile on your guest’s faces. Get creative with splashes of water colour, coloured sparkles or illustrations – the sky is the limit!
Rainbow Kids Party Invitations & Stationery
Rainbow Kids Party Decorations
Splash the rainbow colours all around! Whether you are going with perfect pastels or bright, bold and beautiful, here is a few ideas on how to decorate your rainbow themed party.
Rainbow Kids Party Tableware
We know we can eat a rainbow of colourful food at a party, so why not eat FROM a rainbow too! Set your table with a rainbow of colour with these wonderful ideas:
Rainbow Kids Party Cakes, Desserts and Accessories
There is no limit to continuing your rainbow party theme through to the food. And our Celebrate Society Members know just how to inject that colourful WOW factor to each mouthful.
Send a little sunshine and rainbows home with the kids with these themed gifts and coloured treat boxes filled with left over goodies.
Rainbow Kids Party Hire Items & Misc
Here are a few other spectacular items you can source from our members that will have the kids smiling from ear to ear… just like when they see a real rainbow! Most of these businesses have more items available so click on the images to browse their websites:
These great rainbow partyware and party supplies featured here can be found on our members websites. Remember you can CLICK on any item above to be taken to that business’s website or Facebook page! You can find all these vendors and more in our Directory section!
Here are some gorgeous Unicorn kids birthday parties to get you inspired!
Unicorn party – Sweetest Jubilee
Unicorn party – Stylish Little Parties (Melbourne)
Unicorn party – Party Pony Designer Pinatas
Unicorn Party Invitations and Printables
There are some beautiful unicorn party printables and invitations available to help set the colour scheme and style of this unicorn party! I always find party invitations a great starting point for inspiration for a party theme!:
Unicorn party invitation – Giggles and Grace Designs
Unicorn party invitations – Pretty and Print
Unicorn party invitation – Paper Blossom Creations
Fairy and Unicorn party printables – Amity Invites
Unicorn invitation – Paper Face
Unicorn party invitation – Lou Lou Pie Creative
Unicorn Party Decorations
With a unicorn theme being so popular at the moment there are a range of fun unicorn decorations available:
Here are a few items which could work into this theme starting with this gorgeous pastel backdrop:
Unicorn party backdrop – Jo’s Signs by Design
Unicorn balloon – Ruby Rabbit Partyware
Unicorn balloons – Ruby Rabbit Partyware
Jumbo unicorn confetti balloon – Favor Lane
Unicorn foil balloon – One Magic Day
Unicorn balloon kit – Favor Lane
Unicorn garland – Sugarlicious Parties
Unicorn garland kit – Ruby Rabbit Partyware
Love this unicorn pinata which doubles as a decoration!
Unicorn pinata – Party Pony Designer Pinata
Unicorn tail tassel – DD brand
Lilac paper fan – Emiko Blue
Lilac tulle pom – Ruby Rabbit Partyware
Fancy honeycomb decoration – Poppies for Grace
A gorgeous tablecloth to form the base for a Unicorn dessert table!:
Pastel ruffled tablecloth -Saffy and May
Some fun options for party plates which could work in for a Unicorn party:
We heart unicorn plates – Favor Lane Party Boutique
Rainbows remind us all of dreams, hopes and great things to come so no wonder they have become a popular theme recently for boys and girls celebrations! Such a positive & bright theme and an easy one to put together because you can mix and match a range of colours of any item to create create your rainbow effect.
However in this post I have mainly featured items which already have the rainbow colour palette.
To put together something unique, combine other cute items in with the rainbows such as clouds, unicorns, umbrellas or a pot of gold!
Invitations & Printables
Beautiful and bright, these sets will help set the colourful mood for this celebration!
Wrap me in rainbows printables – Alannah Rose
Colour my world printables – Style Me Gorgeous
Retro rainbow printable invites – Cake Ink
There is an array of multicoloured buntings, garlands and hanging decorations to really make your party area bright for this rainbow party! Enjoy this selection…
Pretty party bunting – Paperklip Designs
Happy Birthday rainbow banner – Paperklip Designs
Rainbow bunting – Giggleberry Creations
Rainbow ribbon garland – Giggleberry Creations
Rainbow themed fairy lights – Little Dance Invitations
Multicoloured tissue fan – Bubbles and Rainbows
Rainbow pom pom – Ah-Tissue
Brighten up your table with a choice of colourful table decor:
Multicoloured dots and stripes tablecloth – Bubbles and Rainbows
Multicoloured stripes tablerunner – The Party Parlour
Just love this rainbow wrapper which is a printable that you can make yourself:
Printable rainbow cupcake wrappers – Wants and wishes designs
Or for readymade wrappers, combine these cute cups together for a rainbow look:
How sweet are these rainbow cupcake topper printables? Another way of decorating your cupcakes with the rainbow theme:
Rainbow cupcake toppers – Charlie Mae
Rainbow toppers – Giggles Cupcake Toppers
Continue the rainbow look with these sweet choices:
Chocolate freckles – Pink Frosting
For your cake, these adorable cake toppers are a cute way of dressing up a simple cake:
Origami stars cake decoration – The Unbirthday Party
Your little one will enjoy blowing out the candles on this cake!
Tiny rainbow candle – The Candle Shop
If you are planning on doing a rainbow cake I thought I’d share this idea – a little bit different to the typical rainbow cake with layers going horizontal instead of vertical!
20 layer rainbow cake – Chocolate Suze blog
Since alot of your decor will be quite bright, a simple white cake stand will look lovely on your table and allow all the other bright colours on the table to stand out. However for some extra fun this funky cake stand I spotted will add another boost of colour to the table!
Colourful cake stand – Make a Cake (US)
Special Themed items/ideas
This inspiring quote is a wonderful reminder of the joy of rainbows and could feature in the part area and then would be a special print in your child’s bedroom after the party:
Somewhere over the rainbow print
These balloon balls are a simple and great way to dress up a balloon to make it a fun toy. You could have a few on the day for the little one’s to play with:
Take Home Gifts
For your the little one’s to take home some colourful goodies, here are some fun items they are sure to enjoy!
Rainbow pad and pen set – Bubbles and Rainbows
Rainbow wooden bell – Teddys Wooden Toys
Tiger Tribe stamp set – The Hip Infant
For edible items I love these vibrant rainbow party favour bags:
Confetti favour bag – Emiko Blue
Rainbow favour bag – Emiko Blue
Topped off with a cute tag and some embellishments to finish off your rainbow theme right to the last detail!
Rainbow favour tag – Emiko Blue
Rainbow stripe ribbon – Sweet Desires
The Rainbow theme party has become very popular recently and there are many different ways you can decorate and create a rainbow effect for a little one’s celebration! Here are some real parties to give you some more inspiration!
Hope you enjoyed this colourful post and it will help inspire you for your little boy or girl’s celebration! With rainbows evoking such great feelings of joy and hope it is such a fitting theme to celebrate any little one!