March 16th, 2012 |
I came across this darling wreath on Pinterest and had to share it with you. Made from yarn and fabric-wrapped styrofoam balls, it’s remeniscent of Easter eggs…..and that makes it the perfect DIY project for this weekend!
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February 6th, 2012 |
My readers and clients are always asking me for tips on updating their centerpieces, whether it be for a party, or just an accent on their kitchen table. My favorite tip is to cover a basic, glass vase with either paper, fabric or ribbon. It’s a simple and very inexpensive update! Also a great way to [...]
January 4th, 2012 |
Now that the holidays have ended and the decorations have come down, I find myself looking for ways to bring a little sparkle back into my table settings. This DIY napkin ring project is perfect to tackle with a free hour, and will add so much personality to your table or party.
Scour vintage shops, ebay or [...]
November 9th, 2011 |
These DIY nailhead pumpkins by Christi Bennett of P is for Party is one of my favorite features in the holiday issue of The Party Dress Magazine. It’s simple, it’s modern, and it speaks to “fall”, not necessarily a holiday. I don’t know about you, but I am always looking for those non-holiday decorations that make my home [...]
November 8th, 2011 |
This moss and pumpkin centerpiece is so easy to make, and adds a great pop to your fall or Thanksgiving tablesetting. As featured in the holiday issue of The Party Dress Magazine, it requires minimal supplies and a few easy steps:
Gather your supplies: vase, styrofoam ball, moss, wood skewers, mini pumpkins, glue gun & glue [...]
October 24th, 2011 |
I have totally fallen in love with the idea of creating patterned pumpkins using paper. I found this image and the do-it-yourself instructions on Country Living….think I may just give it a try this weekend with some of [...]
October 10th, 2011 |
Our crafty assistant editor, Charynn of Two Sugar Babies concocted this darling little DIY project for the Fall issue of The Party Dress Magazine and it’s so cute, we are sharing the simple steps here today, so that you can all do one (or four!) yourselves. In fact, with the school holiday today, this may be [...]
September 21st, 2011 |
I hope you all enjoyed today’s post on the Mod Fish baby shower featured in the latest issue of The Party Dress Magazine! Did you notice the darling cake that stole the show on the dessert table? I’m sure you are curious what those balls or “bubbles” are….candy, gumballs…..nope! They are cake balls! And I am [...]
September 15th, 2011 |
These colorful cake stands stole the show in our baking party dessert table! You, too, can create these….simple steps, inexpensive materials and quick turnaround time….and the best part is, you can make them to match any color palette!
Supplies: wood candlesticks, wood circle plaques, gloss spray paint, spray paint primer, wood glue or epoxy
Step 1: If needed, [...]