Valentines Day – Arrow Cupcake Toppers

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Need a great idea for Vday cupcake toppers? Try these arrows! I love how they point to the cupcake… like they are beckoning to me… “eat this cupcake“…. mmmkay. They were so easy to make too!   All you need: 1) Cardstock 2) Arrow Dies from Lifestyle Crafts 3) Hot glue 4) Toothpicks   Directions: [...]

DIY Hot Air Balloons

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Here’s the tutorial for the Hot Air Balloons. I LOVED making these! And they looked great at my sister’s baby shower! Where to find everything: Pink striped lantern: I found this one at Target. It came in a pack of three. A yellow, orange, and pink one. White Lantern: I used the yellow one from [...]

My Sister’s Baby Shower

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Success! My sister’s baby shower was so much fun! The theme was Up & Away: Holli’s Journey into Motherhood. I made adorable Hot Air Balloons to hang from the ceiling. The tutorial is coming this week! Seriously, aren’t those cute?! The delicious cupcakes were topped with super easy washi tape flags. I made some bunting [...]

Up, Up & Away

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Personal moment alert: My heart is with Boston right now. We called it home for several years, 2 of my children were born there. We live 10 minutes from Boylston Street. Many of our friends are still there. I’ve attended the Boston Marathon in the past and cheered on the participants (friends and strangers). I’m [...]

DIY Yarn Bow Garland

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I love yarn. It can be made into the cutest things! This garland is no exception.   Here’s the tutorial! Grab yourself some yarn & scissors! 1-2: Wrap around your three middle fingers 30 times. Keep the yarn very uniform and straight. 3. Take the end of your yarn (from the ball) and wrap it [...]

Candy Heart Printable

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Witch Hat Party Favors

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“mmmm… candy….” Thinking of all the Halloween candy you’re going to ingest in a matter of weeks? If you’re like me, you’re both relishing the thought and dreading it! While we’re on the topic of candy, I just made the cutest Halloween party favors! Here’s what you need: Scissors {or this circle cutter} Hot Glue [...]

DIY Halloween Bunting

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Here’s the tutorial for the Halloween bunting. I used Silhouette fabric ink for this project. 1. Select your image and resize it to fit your needs. I used: fences, web, and trees. 2. Cut the vinyl with your silhouette and remove the vinyl that you don’t need. 3. Place the transfer material directly onto the [...]

FREE Halloween Printables

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Today I’ve got some free Halloween printables for you! and some easy DIY Halloween ideas! This project was super easy. Grab a frame and cover the back of it with grey-striped fabric. Print/cut the printable (below) and adhere it to the fabric (with an Elmer’s tape runner). Add some felt bunting to the frame with [...]

DIY Lalaloopsy Cake

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Check out the entire party {here} DIY LalaLoopsy Cake Step one: Hire your aspiring pastry chef friend to make & frost the cake ;) {come on, we can’t do it all! right?!} Here’s what I did do ;) Step Two: Add these adorable buttons. 1. Grab an assortment of Candy Melts. 2. Pipe Royal Icing [...]