Category Archives: Bridal Showers

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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So pretty! Four DIY May Day bouquets to decorate your door

April showers are almost behind us and May flowers are ready to bloom. It’s the perfect time to DIY a springtime bouquet to decorate your front door. Each bouquet celebrates spring in its own way with a combination of birch … Continue reading

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Two cute, no-sew felt crafts for a spring day

I wish the snow coming down outside was a belated April Fool’s Day joke but alas, it’s all too real. April showers would be welcome right about now, and that’s what today’s two, too-cute spring crafts celebrate. These ducks are … Continue reading

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Nine pretty paper & penny-pinching DIY wedding decorations (and a paper ribbon giveaway)

While pulling together Tuesday’s post about natural wedding decorations, I found myself collecting another stash of projects to share. This second collection of beautiful DIY wedding decorations has one thing in common – paper. So today I’m sharing pretty wedding … Continue reading

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