Get Crafty!

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Today’s party lesson, boys and girls, takes us to art class! I found all these fantabulous crafty ideas at BHG and immediately thought of ways they would be used in showers and parties. Notice the owl collage up there…That would be a fantastic focal point hanging above the drinks or dessert bar(done in your chosen […]

That’s A Wrap

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I love giving edible favors. For the most part, everyone loves a sweet treat, and it’s affordable. While searching for some other ideas recently, I came across several great ideas for wrapping candy bars….thanks Google Image! For starters, you can make wrappers like the ones at top from KSpinning, by wrapping a candy bar with […]

Who Knew The Magic Of Cellophane?!

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On a tight budget? Break out the cellophane! These vases are filled with crumpled cellophane and water, people!!!! And if it’s good enough for a wedding of 500 guests, then it’s good enough for you ; ) I found this on Australia Entertains, and was their way of working with a “tight” budget….hmmm, okay, I’ll […]

Fruit Themed Tags {FREE Downloads}

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I found this ADORABLE idea on be different…act normal blog(love that sentiment too!). It is actually an idea from alpha+mom and you can get the tutorial and downloads here. Perfect for the kids lunchbox, but also a gread idea for a bridal shower or engagement party! Notice she used rubber bands instead of ribbon to […]

Working On A Sip-n-"Sea"

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I’m working on a Sip-n-See for this Sunday and the theme is nautical to reflect the baby’s nursery. Here are the invitations that were easy to put together using double-sided paper, some ribbon and wood anchor craft shapes, and fish confetti made from a craft punch.  Stay tuned for full recap next week!

Inspiring Gift Boxes

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Want to make a statement with your hostess gift(other than what’s inside)? Try embelishing your gift box with one of these fantastic ideas from Martha Stewart. It’s easy to create an interesting look with a few wraps of pretty ribbon. Happy gift-giving!

Cupcakes With NO Calories!

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These carnation “cupcakes” are so adorable. Send someone you know(or yourself) one from 1-800-Flowers. Of course I always support the DIY motto too(using these)! ; DThese are guaranteed to last more than 5 minutes…unlike the edible kind.