If you are planning a children’s party, then you are going to want to impress your guests with some amazing party invitations. 

Let’s be honest, a children’s party is never cheap. There is so much to consider:

  • The venue
  • Food
  • Decorations
  • The cake
  • Party bags and everything that goes in them
  • Activities

If you’re lucky, you will have found a venue nearby that offers packages but that will only take away some of the cost. Likely hood is, you are still going to need to spend around £300. 

So with that in mind, why get invitations that are substandard and don’t show off the party that you are about to pull off. You are going to want to get invitations that have been created by professionals and in some cases get them personalised for your own needs. 

There are actually hundreds, if not thousands, of invitations that are available to buy but we have come to realise that Etsy sellers tend to produce the best children’s party invitations (in our opinion of course!). In some cases, they will work out more expensive than those that you can pick up in a store, but you won’t be disappointed with the quality. And will certainly get the other parents talking about where they came from! You can share if you want to!

Happy Rainbow Themed Children’s Party Invitations

Rainbow party invitation


If you are looking for simple but effective party invitations, the rainbow invitations from Phoebe James Studio are just delightful. They are printed onto hammered card and blank so that you are able to complete them yourselves. The invitations are suitable for a younger child’s birthday party, up to the age of 4. They come complete with a brown envelope, in packs of 10. This seller also has a range of other beautiful designs available for purchase.

Paper Quality: 270gsm hammer effect cardstock and come with kraft brown envelopes.

How many in the pack?10 Invitations in total

Personalised or blank: Blank

Available from Etsy

Graffalo Themed Children’s Party Invitations

Graffalo pary invitations

Who doesn’t know the Gruffalo? Not many we would imagine. Whilst quite a simply design, it will certainly be a hit amongst the children. I can’t imagine that we are much different in that we put the invitations on the fridge, and any child will probably know who’s party this one is for! This invitation can be personalised with the details as above and is delivered in packs of 12.

How many in the pack? 12 Invitations in total

Personalised or blank: Personalised. Details send on order and printed for delivery.

Available from Etsy

Harry Potter Themed Children’s Party Invitations

Harry Potter themed birthday invitation

If you are looking for the ultimate invite for your child’s party then look no further than this Harry Potter themed work of art. These invitations can only be bought singularly, so are most defiantly for a special occasion. They are wonderfully hand made and come with some of the best customer service so you needn’t worry about any of the design. A sample can be ordered so that you are able to see the invitation before committing to an order. There are also a number of other stationary elements that can be ordered in the same theme.

Paper Quality:120gsm

How many in the pack? Ordered Individually

Personalised or blank: Completely personalised

Available from Etsy

Paw Patrol Children’s Party Invitations

Paw Patrol children party invitations

Any parent will know that Paw Patrol is certainly a hit amongst the youth today. We still enjoy a bit of Pup Pup boogy and the dance moves that go with it. If your children are into this wonderful hit show, then these paw patrol birthday invitations will be popular amongst their friends.

Paper Quality: Glossy paper. These can be ordered both digitally and in print.

How many in the pack? 32 invites in total

Personalised or blank: Personalised

Available from Etsy

Noah’s Ark Themed Children’s Party Invitations

Noah's ark themed children's party invitations

In my opinion, these invitations are just beautiful. For a young child’s birthday party, they are certainly going to stand apart from any other invitations out there. These invitations are personalised and there are also choices of blue of pink. The card that they are printed on is also of excellent quality. You can also see more stunning designs on MoonGlowArt’s Etsy page for more stunning prints for around the home.

Paper Quality: Printed onto a 300gsm white textured card with white or red envelopes

How many in the pack? Multiple options available. Starting with a pack size of 8 cards

Personalised or blank: Personalised

Available from Etsy

Thomas The Tank Themed Children’s Party Invitations

Thomas the Tank themed children's birthday invitations

If you are looking for a bold invitation, these Thomas the Tank Engine invitations will certainly make and impact. They are printed on gloss paper and personalised with you own party details.

Paper Quality: Photo paper, 210gsm, gloss

How many in the pack? Printed in packs of 10

Personalised or blank: Personalised

Available from Etsy

Giraffe Children’s Party Invitation

Children party invitations

This invite has a lovely classic design that will suit a young child’s birthday party. The invite itself is printed on really good quality card and can be personalised with all of the party details. There is a choice of 3 different colours for the stars. The designer can also print as many as you would like for the party. Do check out Jennifer Wren Designs on Etsy as there are some beautiful prints and other designs that follow this same classic design. Great for a child’s bedroom or nursery.

Paper Quality: Printed on high quality 300gsm FSC certified white card and come with a 100% recycled kraft envelopes.

How many in the pack? Minimum of 8 but you can choose how many you would like

Personalised or blank: Personalised

Available from Etsy

Ben & Holly’s Children’s Party Invitations

Ben & hollys Childrens party invitations

We love these invitations because they are extremely eye catching and suit both a boys and girls party invitations. They are just perfect if you are going to be having an outside party in the spring or summer. The designer FP Designs also has many other designs including some lovely nursery prints and prints for a child’s bedroom.

Paper Quality: printed onto 300gm silk card. Digitally printed for the best quality

How many in the pack? Printed in packs of 10

Personalised or blank: Personalised

Available from Etsy

Happy Rainbow Party Invitations (Pack of 10) 

Farm themed children party invitations

For a farm themed birthday, these invitations are perfect. They are printed on extremely good quality card and supplied with white envelopes. You can choose what wording you want on the invite to make is unique for your party.

Paper Quality: Professionally printed on 400 gsm matt finish card. White envelopes included.

How many in the pack?Choose from 16, 24, 32 or 64

Personalised or blank: Personalised

Available from Etsy

Personalised Children’s Party Invitations

Handmade Children's Party Invitations

I’m a great fan of classic designs and these certainly tick that box. I love the simplicity of the designs as well as the double sided printing. Within this range, the designer has many designs that are all as appealing as each other and will suit the majority of parties. This seller has so many designs that you will just fall in love with. Check them out at MadeByEllis’s Etsy Shop.

Paper Quality: The invitations are printed on paper made from wood pulp sourced from sustainable forests, and come with cream paper envelopes.

How many in the pack? Minimum order of 8 cards

Personalised or blank: Personalised

Available from Etsy