Category Archives: Bridal Showers

How would you make this DIY spring wreath or wall art?

When I shared the Framed Orchids last week, I couldn’t wait to make this DIY wall art/spring wreath my own. Here’s how I made my Framed Flowers, along with tips to make your own Framed Flowers. First, pick a bouquet … Continue reading

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Elegant orchids & a faux bois frame – is it wall art or a wreath?

Is it wall art? Or a spring wreath? I’m not really sure, but I do know that these Framed Orchids are an easy, elegant home accent made in just five steps. I stopped in at Jo-Ann Stores and Michaels yesterday, and … Continue reading

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Carnation Cupcake Centerpiece celebrates special times

Oftentimes, when we have good news to celebrate, I head to the cupcake store for a special treat. Cupcakes make it festive, and these adorable, Carnation Cupcakes kick it up a notch, too. If you need a special occasion centerpiece … Continue reading

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A Brooch Bouquet tutorial, and a new video from Alex Boyé

Happy Friday! To finish the week, I’m sharing two videos today. The first was planned, and it’s all about making a Brooch Bouquet. Do you know of a bride who made her own Brooch Bouquet? DIY Brooch Bouquets are a … Continue reading

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DIY Crepe Paper Roses for beautiful wedding décor

True love can be expensive – the average cost of a wedding is almost $30,000! How can you have the wedding of your dreams on a budget? Well, you can spend a buck at a dollar store for two rolls … Continue reading

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A cupcake crush and how to craft a super-cute, No-Cal Cupcake

I have a good news/bad news story to share today. The good news – my favorite cupcake shop is opening a store just one short mile from my house. The bad news – my favorite cupcake shop is opening up … Continue reading

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A light bulb moment: DIY a Vintage, Marquee Heart without power tools!

Here’s another brilliant Valentine’s Day craft from Kathleen George – a Vintage, Marquee Heart made without metalsmithing skills or gasp, even a piece of metal! I’ve seen some bloggers make their own own marquee signs from metal, but that seems … Continue reading

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A few springtime, floral crafts to help you warm up

Originally, I had planned a Snowman Craft for today but it’s just too cold! I cannot bring myself to write a blog post about snow today. Instead, I’m sharing a little sunshine and springtime with a sweet, flower centerpiece. This … Continue reading

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Make a bouquet of Paper Hydrangeas for Mother’s Day

Don’t you think mom would be thrilled with a bouquet of these gorgeous Paper Hydrangeas on Mother’s Day? I am in love with these Paper Hydrangeas and I thought you’d like to see them, too. Hilary at One Young Love … Continue reading

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How to make a Teacup Topiary from a flea market find

If you have plans to go junking this weekend, be sure to grab a handful of mismatched teacups to make these sweet, Teacup Topiaries. If you need an inexpensive, handmade gift for Mother’s Day, Teacher Appreciation Week (next week!), or … Continue reading

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