Category Archives: Paper Crafts

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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Two dozen more ways to decorate Easter Eggs (& a winner & a surprise)

I had so much fun with this year’s Eggstravaganza that I’m already hatching plans for next year’s Eggstravaganza! If you’ve not yet found the perfect Easter egg craft, I’ve shared links below to many more creative ways to decorate Easter … Continue reading

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Easter Eggstravaganza: French Post Eggs in a chicken wire cloche

I marvel at how creativity transforms unexpected craft materials, like chicken wire, into something beautiful. Rebekah Meier works her magic to turn a length of chicken wire into a country style cloche, and that’s not all. Nestled inside the cloche … Continue reading

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Easter Eggstravaganza: Lions and Leopards and Zebras, oh my!

Can you believe that these high-style eggs started out with a package of tissue paper from a dollar store? Chicks and bunnies might be more typical Easter fare, but these animal-print Jungle Eggs are certainly more sophisticated. For more traditional … Continue reading

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Easter Eggstravaganza: DIY natural Butterfly Eggs

If you’re looking to make spring eggs that don’t scream “Easter” in bright, vivid colors, take a look at Rebekah Meier’s Butterfly Eggs. These butterfly beauties are soft and subtle, and you could easily display Nature’s Butterfly Eggs year-round. Thank … Continue reading

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Easter Eggstravaganza: DIY a Vintage, Tissue Tape Egg

It’s time for an annual tradition on Crafts ‘n Coffee – the Easter Eggstravaganza! Over the next week, I’ll be sharing fun and crafty ways to decorate eggs of STYROFOAM™ Brand Foam. There’s another tradition that’s part of the Eggstravaganza, … Continue reading

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Read all about it: Beautiful, Vintage Book Page Wreath

Isn’t this Vintage Book Page Wreath gorgeous? If you’re still looking to make a spring wreath, this might be the one. In addition to designer Kathleen George’s tutorial for the Vintage Book Page Wreath, I also have a sneak peek at … Continue reading

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A little of this & a little of that makes for a Shabby Paper Spring Topiary

This DIY, Shabby Paper Spring Topiary is like a crazy quilt. You’ll use those leftover paper scraps that were just too pretty to toss, along with whatever fancy edge scissors and paper punches you have on hand. Then, add a … Continue reading

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A don’t-miss trio of DIY spring wreaths from Woman’s Day (and a National Craft Month giveaway – today only!)

When I saw these three spring wreaths, I knew I had to share them with you. I hope you like them as much as I do. Whatever your DIY style, from natural to bright, take a look and be inspired! … Continue reading

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A DIY idea for a fresh & easy spring tablescape

Is it too soon to start planning Easter dinner? I know I’m already mulling over dessert, as that’s what I usually bring to Easter dinner. I might also think about whipping up these pretty, DIY spring centerpiece and candle cubes, too. … Continue reading

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