Category Archives: Summer Crafts

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 new Peeps craft for kids and an awesome Peeps giveaway!

My love of crafting with Marshmallow Peeps is well documented here on Crafts ‘n Coffee. It all started with my Easter Peeps Topiaries, followed by the tutorial to make Halloween Marshmallow Peeps Trees. Last year, my daughter got in on … Continue reading

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How to build an everlasting Sand Castle (and three winners announced)

Once upon a time, in a kingdom not so far away, the children were restless. The queen declared that she had had enough, and ordered the children to get busy making mini Sand Castles. As the children busied themselves crafting … Continue reading

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Summer Soirée: Make this beautiful, Sea Glass Mosaic Wreath

I’ve never had much luck finding sea glass, have you? Imagine my surprise when my daughter came home from a week at summer camp on the lake with a pocketful of sea glass! Perhaps I’ve been looking in all the … Continue reading

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Summer Soirée: Let’s rock this Polished River Rock Mosaic Wreath

As part of this week’s Summer Soirée celebrating beach crafts and coastal home décor, I have the second installment in our mini-series of summer wreaths. When I travel, I often pocket a few rocks as mementos, so I really appreciate … Continue reading

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Summer Soirée: How to make the prettiest Driftwood & Seashell Wreath

This week’s series of summer beach wreaths proves that good things come in threes. Today I share the first in a trio of summer wreath tutorials that bring the beach to you to enjoy all year long. If you’re lucky … Continue reading

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Summer Soirée: We’re going coastal with a week of beach theme crafts and home décor

The Summer Soirée continues this week, with beach theme crafts that will add a little touch of year-round coastal décor to your home. After all, who couldn’t use a little reminder of summer fun on a dreary, February day? (Maybe … Continue reading

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Summer Soirée: Meet the Jellyfish Family kids can make (and a giveaway announcement!)

Today, Jennifer & Kitty O’Neil, the creative duo who blog at Running With Sisters, are sharing this cute Jellyfish Family kids’ craft. If you made a trip to the beach this summer, this jellyfish craft will be especially fun. Crafting … Continue reading

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Summer Soirée: A summertime, Tropical Fish Centerpiece that’s swimmingly easy to make

August 1 already. Yes indeed, summer is flying by again. For the next few days, I’m going to celebrate summer (or what’s left of it) with beach theme, summertime crafts. I’m calling it a Summer Soirée. To start, every beach … Continue reading

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Two summer fun wreaths: A summer bright, Duct Tape Flower Wreath, and a Flip Flop Summer Wreath

Sometimes, when I just want to make something and I don’t have a lot of time (yeah, like almost all the time), I whip out the duct tape and make something quick. Well, when I saw this roll of Wallflower … Continue reading

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