Creative Drink Bottles {DIY}

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I couldn’t resist sharing this unique little project I found on My Creative Cafe.  You can dress up small plastic bottles of juice, gatorade, or even water, for birthday parties or favors. Simply layer scrapbooking paper (or felt or fabric) flowers, and glue on to the top of the drink.  Embellish with buttons, a tag, and ribbon.  Ta […]

Unique Hanging Decor {DIY}

Move over poms and lanterns, and make way for the embroidery hoop!  This clever idea comes from Martha Stewart, and uses embroidery hoops in varying sizes, and fabric.  You can use a monochromatic color palette, or a vibrant array of colors to customize a look to your event.  Just fit the fabric inside the ring, and trim […]

Creative Favor Packaging

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I’ve recently been working on some centerpieces and favor ideas for a small wedding, and realized I had all these sensational ideas for favor packaging, on file!  These are all thanks to Martha, and would work for so many occasions.  The embelishments and details added to these boxes, bags, and wraps, is so creative and […]

FREE Customized Downloads

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I just found these Free Customizable Downloads from The Wedding Chicks.   These are great because you can choose your primary color, your accent color, and specific text.  You just enter the information into the field, and send.  The Wedding Chicks will email you your customized printables FREE!  We Love Free! There are many styles to choose […]

Trend Alert: Hanging Frames

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Have an outdoor soiree in the works?  Try creating a bit of drama with one of these hanging frame ideas. You can see this idea works great for creating a walkway, a ‘wall’ or backdrop, or a photo opportunity.   Just gather some old frames from yard sales, and hang them with ribbon or twine, from […]

Crafty Flowers

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One of my favorite ‘crafty’ design elements is faux flowers.  There are so many different ways to use them in your entertaining decor.  Add a few faux flowers into a bouquet of real flowers, create a centerpiece entirely of hand crafted flowers, create napkin rings, table runners, hanging decor…the possibilities are endless!  And depending on the […]

Boxed Lunch Ideas

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Now that we are in the midst of Spring, and Summer is just around the corner, we’re going to start taking parties outdoors.  A great way to add extra pizzazz to outdoor entertaining is to provide a boxed lunch(not only for outdoors I might add).  There are so many ways to present it, from mini wicker baskets, gable […]