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55 Creative Ways to Decorate Your Graduation Cap

May 17 2015 - 9:00am

One of the most entertaining parts about a graduation is seeing all the great grad cap ideas people come up with. While "Thanks, Mom and Dad" is pretty sweet, it's the creative ones that catch our attention time and time again. Here, we've rounded up some that will make you chuckle and others that will make you wonder, "Why didn't I think of that?" In the name of some good graduation fun, see all our picks.

— Additional reporting by Hilary White and Emily Co

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I solemnly swear that I am up to no good.

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This user gave a shout-out to every grad's support team — mom, dad, and coffee.

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This Means Girls-inspired cap sums it up nicely.

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The stakes are pretty high when you play the Game of Loans.

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Three simple words that hold so much meaning.

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Good riddance!

One of the scariest but most exciting parts about graduation? Anticipating what's next.

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This grad is putting things into perspective.

Really, how does one get through school without Google?

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This grad has a sense of optimism and perseverance that we applaud.

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How clever is this punny cap?

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Bilbo was always ready for another adventure. Are you?

Now hotter by one degree.

This cap will have you feeling really patriotic.

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The best grad cap idea this year?

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Stay positive!

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Inspired by The Lorax: "Unless somebody like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better, it's not."

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Inspired by the wonderful Wizard of Oz.

Travel the world!

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Hopefully, you'll have no worries for the rest of your days.

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World domination begins today.

Hogwarts doesn't accept FAFSA, unfortunately.

Work it like a boss.

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Such 2014! Very wow.

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Change starts with you.

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A masterpiece.

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There is nothing more amazing than graduating!

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We seriously can't get enough of Frozen.

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No.

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"She believed she could, so she did."

"Free to fly!"

It's such a great idea to feature the photos of people you'd like to thank!
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A world of possibilities awaits!

The perfect Star Wars cap!

Lights, camera, action!

We love this particular rendition of Gandhi's quote.

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Shabby-chic.

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Peace out, fellow graduates!

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A little bit of pixie dust never hurts.

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Memories that will last you forever.

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Brainiac!

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Shout out to the Avengers!

Time to wear your grown-up pants!

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Wow.

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We finally find out what the fox says.

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Artist skull cap.

Well, we had wicked fun in the last four years, didn't we?

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Being different is cool.

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Yet another Frozen grad cap.
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Don't ever stop!

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This is a popular way to decorate grad caps, inspired by Up.
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All right, Captain!

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Time to wine even more!

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Mean Girls-inspired!

So inspirational.

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