Inspired By This – DIY Gift Tags

diy gift tags

This week on Pinterest I found these DIY gift tags that are so easy to make, yet so cool to look at.  Created by A Thoughtful Place, they’re made with chevron packing tape {can you believe that?}, and stamps.  I simply love the idea and am truly inspired to do something similar. Find the packing […]

Product Review: Martha Stewart Circle Edge Punch

circle edge punch

Over the weekend I had the chance to try out the newest craft product from the Martha Stewart collection – the Circle Edge Punch. As a diy’er I like to have products like this where you can use it time and time again, and customize it to your occasion, so I was game when I […]

Seasonal Trend – DIY Sweater Pumpkins

sweater pumpkins

I found a beautiful new blog to read this weekend – Sweet Something Designs, and while I was hopping around from post to post I found these ADORABLE and CHIC diy sweater pumpkins. These are the types of projects that I love to make and they add so much charm and personality to the season […]

DIY: Caramel Apple Place Cards

caramel-apple-place-cards

by Melissa Bahen I can’t think of anyone I know that doesn’t love caramel apples. They are sweet and beautiful, perfect for any Autumn party, and with just a few extra supplies, can be knock-out place cards. Tips for Making Caramel Apple Place Cards: Instead of using wooden popsicle sticks or paper lollipop sticks, use […]

DIY: Chalkboard Painted Wooden Utensils

chalkboard painted wooden utensils

A couple of weeks ago I was looking around my Pinterest feed and noticed I kept seeing 2 of the same things over and over: those cute painted wooden utensils, and chalkboard painted ‘everything’. It suddenly hit me – why not combine these two trends and make chalkboard painted wooden utensils! It’s a simple DIY […]

Inspired By This – Balloon Backdrop

balloons & banners

Today’s “Pinspiration” shows you just how fabulous balloons CAN be at a party.  I’ve always said they are great EN MASSE, or by contrast, used in a spare MODERN way {such as lined up in a row, or tied so they float above a table}. This photo shows them floating as a backdrop in conjunction […]

Customize Cloth Napkins With Stencils

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There are endless possibilities when it comes to customized details for entertaining. I always choose diy projects that aren’t too “fussy,” complicated, or time consuming because honestly, I’m impatient and don’t want to wait too long to see the results! One such project that fits the bill are these stenciled cocktail napkins I did several […]