That’s A Wrap

candybar wrappers

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"

diy nautical invitation

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!

1800Flowers

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.

What Can You Do With Ribbon?

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Talk about bang for your buck! You can create a fantastic statement by using simple ribbon in unique ways. I love the personalized banners as much as everyone else, but look at how adorable this ribbon banner above, is. ANYONE can do this! Look at all the fabulous ways you can use ribbon to blow […]