Here are some tips to help save money for prom season

Prom year is on us and let us face it, it really is a dance that can get rather costly. To help, Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey teamed with some pros.

WYALUSING, Pa. — When it arrives to promenade, it can get fairly pricey. 

From the dresses to the tuxedos, even these fancy photoshoot backdrops, they’re the products that can really incorporate up. 

To assistance, Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey teamed up with a Do it yourself pro and her college students at Wyalusing Space Large University in Bradford County. 

Jamie Weaver is not just a Particular Education Trainer she also moonlights as an interior designer/celebration planner. Jamie is also the co-proprietor of Pocono Picnic.

In addition to highlighting the Do it yourself strategies stated below, Ryan also spotlighted one more money-preserving celebration coming to our place, Cinderella’s Closet of NEPA’s Special Boutique, on Wednesday.

Members have been placing up Tuesday morning for their large function in Lackawanna County.

“A lot of people today are having difficulties ideal now and it’s just genuinely a terrific avenue to search for reasonably priced dresses, components, and matters like that,” stated occasion chair Tiffany Klotz.


Details about Exclusive Boutique:

  • Exclusive Boutique 2022
  • It truly is a portion of Cinderella’s Closet of NEPA
  • When: Wednesday, March 30, 2022, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Genetti Manor
    1505 Primary Avenue
    Dickson Metropolis
  • Registration is required – Click on Below! 


The next “Prom Hacks” are courtesy of Jamie Weaver:

Bulletin Board paper  (your alternative of coloration)

3 combinations of paints light, medium, and dark (your option of colour)

  1. Consider your bulletin board paper and reduce the sought after duration

  2. Get your paper towel and dab in hour medium and dark paint choice

  3. Then, choose a further paper towel, highlight the dark paint spots with the gentle paint colour. 

  4. Carry on dabbing right until the overall duration of the bulletin board paper is covered with paint

  5. Sit to dry (utilizing 24 to 48 several hours)

  6. When your bulletin board paper is absolutely dried, insert streamers by taping or tying the ends together. It is greater if you use different shades of the identical colour to incorporate a remarkable result to your style and design. 

  7. When you are finished, you can both incorporate balloons, paper flowers and vines to your backdrop. This will bring your appear all together!

Greenback Tree Diamond Ribbon

  1. Was your glass vase

  2. When dried, incredibly hot glue your Dollar Tree Diamond Ribbon to your glass vase. It is advised to glue two pieces at equal distance from just about every other.

  3. Pour your gems into the vase *wished-for top* (Facet notes: If you do not have gems, you can spray paint kidney beans for the same result). 

  4. Insert Greenback Tree Bouquet to the best. I ordinarily like to increase many feathers for top.

Diamond Gem Ribbon Dollar Tree 

  1. Consider your Flower Block and pizza pan and glue together working with 3600 glue and seal it with your scorching glue gun. 

  2. Permit it dry for 30 minutes.

  3. Then, get your spray paint, and paint the full framework. It is proposed to use several coats. 

  4. Enable it dry for 24 several hours.

  5. Choose an Exacto knife and dray a slit by means of the middle of the flower block. Then, add your ring. Seal the ring using your scorching glue gun.

  6. To incorporate to your centerpiece, glue your Dollar Tree Gem Ribbon to the prime and base of your flower block. 

  7. Insert a several bouquets of bouquets

  1. If you have any aged Lanterns laying all-around the home. This centerpiece is for you. Acquire your Lantern and tie a rob to the prime. You want your gown the length from the major of your ceiling until eventually eye amount. 

  2. Just take your bouquet and wrap your rope about the stems so they are secured. 

  3. Increase dollar tree leaves to beautify your rope. 

Pack of Building Shims

Spray paint or wood stain

  1. Lay out your construction shims to sought after style and design (there are so a lot of)

  2. Glue each individual piece to the development paper applying the ideal duration

  3. Spay the building shims with both spray paint or wooden stain (It is proposed to utilize various coats)

  4. When you are finished, enable it dry for 24 to 48 hours ahead of utilizing.

Plunger or broomstick from Dollar Tree

  1. Glue your punger with your Greenback Tree Pie/Pizza Pan

  2. Permit it sit for around 24 hrs

  3. Then, spray paint the total composition

  4. Let it dry right away. It is advised to implement several coats within just that time frame.

  5. Increase balloon clusters to the top rated and bottom of your structure. 

  6. Appreciate!

  1. Choose your Hula hoop and take out the contents within it

  2. Tape it jointly working with electrical tape

  3. Lace your Hula Hoop 

  4. Then, acquire a noodle and lower by the center of it, so the hula hop can match completely inside of it. 

  5. Incorporate Dollar Tree bouquet to the noodle (Make absolutely sure to cut the stems)

Stems from earlier undertaking

Different styles of greenery

  1. Consider your Hula hoop and choose out the contents inside it

  2. Tape it with each other utilizing electrical tape

  3. Insert different types of greenery to your hula hoop until eventually you protect the complete hula hoop. Get a second and make certain to distribute the leaves to avoid bunching. 

  4. To protected your greenery, wrap floral tape. 

  5. Then, add your Edison lights. (It is chosen to loosely cling them from your hula structure). at?v=emn5QSnuGTE