In the same room with the letters flying out of the fireplace we have a mirror. I took red acrylic paint and let it just kind of drip all over.
A fabulous friend used her Silhouette machine and cut out the vinyl lettering for the book covers. I just bought some old books from our library. $.25-$1.00 each. Most were $.50
Displayed on the piano with the sorting hat and a little owl Christmas ornament I picked up in the @ Home store in Phoenix. This was after the party so the hat had been loved and most of the treat bags were gone!
Tom Riddle's diary was a composition notebook and I slathered a TON of paint on it to get the texture. I did cut a hole in it to look like I'd stabbed it with a basilisk fang, but that hadn't happened when I took this shot.
I made wands using wooden dowels and hot glue. We put a base coat on them and then let the kids decorate them with metallic markers
mold I got from Amazon
This cute sign was painted by another fabulous friend