Crafting

  • Sharing My Love of Flowers

    Sharing My Love of Flowers As many of you may know, flowers have played an important part of my life since I was young.  I worked at my family’s flower shop in my youth and the time I spent in the there has had a profound impact on me. When you take a look at […]

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  • Paper Elegance For Weddings

    Paper Elegance ~ How Life Unfolds

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  • Unique Uses for Cupcake Favor Boxes

    Cupcake boxes are a fun and inexpensive way to send your guests home with a sweet treat, but using them in unexpected ways get be a great DIY addition to the decor at your next event.  Cupcake boxes come in so many varieties of colors, shapes, and patterns, allowing you to transform them into something unique and perfect for your party.  Here are a few ideas I’ve come up with to re-purpose those adorable cupcake containers.

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  • Embellishing Votive Holders

    One of the most important elements of any decor setup, whether for a big celebration or for every day life in your home, is an abundance of candles. Making these candles unique and specific to the rest of the decor is easy and inexpensive, and makes a world of difference to the overall look! My embellishing simple votive holders, you can take your decor from ordinary to extraordinary!

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  • Creative Favors

    There are many elements of your wedding or any other celebration that are easy to DIY. If you’re crafty, you can even create your own favors instead of purchasing them for guests. Get creative and make something to coordinate perfectly with the decor, style, or theme of your event!

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  • Pennants, Banners, and Etc!

    Making a custom pennant banner (or any kind of banner, for that matter) is a fun and festive way to add character to the decor of any event! By using different fabrics and techniques, you can match one to any theme, style, or formality of your event!

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  • DIY Centerpieces

    DIY-ing your own centerpieces is easier than you might think! With a few simple tricks, you can easily recreate an arrangement that a high end designer might create!

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  • Quick & Inexpensive Napkin Rings

    When planning a dinner party or other event at home, it’s easy for your tabletop budget to go through the roof! Keep your party affordable by using china, silverware, and linens from around your house or even your friends’ houses (it’s ok to mix and match!) and try this simple and inexpensive napkin ring tip to add a special touch to each place setting!

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  • Candy Bars

    Creating a custom candy bar for your event is fun for guests of all ages, and candy bars can be designed to coordinate with the decor of any event! Use these simple tips to design your own and build an inventory that will allow you to create candy bars over and over again.

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  • DIY Printed Materials

    A great way to save some room in your budget is to craft your own printed materials for your wedding! With so many great products out there (including my line! – link), you can create something just as special and unique as the professionals! Here are a few tips and tricks to create invitations, programs, menus, place cards and more without breaking the bank.

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