Pinterest Favorites: Celebrate St. Patrick’s

Posted on Mar 8 2013 - 10:46pm by Jessica Johnson

StPatricksDayCelebrationPinterestStorageExtraSpaceSt. Patrick’s Day isn’t one of those holidays people usually pull out all the stops for. But its under-the-radar nature is part of what makes it fun to celebrate.

Unlike well trodden Valentine’s or Halloween, St. Patrick’s Day is the Wild West of decorating and baking. You can beat your own green creative path.

The holiday’s inventive spirit is on display on Pinterest. Here are some fun St. Patty’s day pin boards.


  • Check out these fun decorating ideas, featuring green wreaths and shamrock banners.
  • Rainbow-themed decorations are a win: turn a Halloween cauldron into a pot of gold under a rainbow or make a healthy snack using rainbow fruit.
  • Find some good ideas on this page, from green bracelets to “shamrock chic” tees.

Fun with Kids

  • Discover these ideas for crafty St. Patrick’s fun with kids, including bell pepper print shamrocks and handprint shamrocks.
  • Clover-themed games are just the thing, such as the Old Lady Who Swallowed the Clover game and the shamrock reading rhymes activity.
  • Little ones will enjoy the fun activities listed here, like the rainbow treasure hunt and DIY shamrock streamers.


  • St. Patrick’s inspires creative snack ideas, including twisted pretzel shamrocks, creamy lime squares, and green gumball tubes.
  • Delicious holiday desserts abound, including a shamrock shake, lucky me mint pie, and mint Oreo truffle balls.
  • Some St. Patty’s day morsels take a little extra creativity, such as the Leprechaun hat s’mores, four-leaf clover spinach quiche, and rainbow cheesecake.

Do you have any festive St. Patrick’s Day plans? What shamrock-themed decorations and snacks will you be making?

About Jessica Johnson

Marketing Director (formerly)
Extra Space Storage

After an internship with a marketing company changed her passion from computer science, Jessica obtained her Bachelor's Degree in Marketing. Now Marketing Director for Extra Space Storage, Jessica oversees all of the company's social media profiles and is in charge of all brand marketing efforts.

Jessica, an avid goal setter, reads three books each month. Another of her goals, doing something new each year, has brought her to become SCUBA certified, playing in a kickball league, learn to fly fish, and volunteer at the Sundance Film Festival. She also enjoys traveling and trying different and exotic foods.

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