Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Upcoming May Holidays Treasury Inspiration!!

As we all strive to get our Treasury on the Front Page, keep in mind Etsy loves popular holiday themes. I also have seen some quirky holiday themes. I found a great site with May's upcoming celebrations! : http://familycrafts.about.com/library/spdays/blmaydayslong.htm

Here is a a short list of themes we might use, you can click the link above for a day by day list as well!

Month Long Observances

  • May Is American Bike Month
  • Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
  • Asparagus Month
  • Asthma & Allergy Awareness Month
  • Better Hearing and Speech Month
  • Flower Month
  • National Bar-B-Que Month
  • National Egg Month
  • National Duckling Month
  • National Hamburger Month
  • National Mental Health Month
  • National Salad Month
  • National Photo Month
  • National Physical Fitness and Sports Month
  • National Strawberry Month
  • Older Americans Month
  • Transportation Month
Week Long Observances

  • 1st Week - National Postcard Week
  • 1st Week -Teacher Appreciation Week
  • 2nd Week - National Pet Week
  • 2nd Week - National Police Week
    Celebrate in whichever week has May 15th.
  • 2nd Week - Stuttering Awareness Week
  • Last Week - National Backyard Games Week
    Last full week before Memorial Day.

  • I know that I will be celebrating BAR-B-Q month FOR SURE!!

    Happy Treasury  Making!


    1. Some amazing themes to use here!!! Thanks!

    2. Thanks for the great ideas here, Bill :-)

    3. Some of these ideas would make up into cute/clever treasuries. great ideas, Bill.

    4. Ohh I love these themes, a lot of them I didn't know. Thanks for sharing Bill!!

    5. I hadn't heard of half these special days!! but I agree great themes!! :-)

    6. I didn't know most of these days existed! Thanks for the post!

    7. Some very interesting themes. Good ideas!

    8. Thank you for sharing all of these! There are some really interesting ones here :)

    9. thank you so much this will help so many people

    10. I didn't know May had so many days of celebrations. I need to start working on doing treasuries

    11. I didn't know about these holidays either. Thanks for the post.

    12. Great post, had no idea there were so many different theme ideas for May Thank You

    13. Really cool post! Had no idea there were so many things going on in May! Great info, thanks!

    14. great idea for themes. I can't wait to start using them.

    15. Wow...lots of themes... will have to try some great treasuries using them.

    16. I am all over the National Bar-B-Que Month theme!