Invite your child's mates to come decked in their punkiest gear -- faux hawks and skulls are welcome!
Send each buccaneer home with a black or red T-shirt with an iron-on skull motif.
An X marks the spot where kids will find their "treasure" of tees and tattoos bundled in bandannas.
Transform a buffet table into a raider's vessel by draping it in black cloth and rigging it with a ship's trappings.
Cupcakes get a punk-rock treatment with frosting "tattoos" and licorice spikes.
Originally published in the May 2013 issue of Parents magazine.