Category Archives: Weddings

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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Road Trip Recap: A return to SNAP, the creative bloggers’ conference

Last month, I traveled to Salt Lake City to attend SNAP, the conference for craft, DIY and other creative bloggers. This year was as exciting, invigorating and exhausting as my first trip to SNAP. Have you read other bloggers’ recaps … Continue reading

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Three easy, Mother’s Day floral crafts you can make

I was holding out on you yesterday when I posted my roundup of 12, moss inspired crafts and home accents. I had a few more moss crafts to share, and then I decided that they would make beautiful, DIY Mother’s … Continue reading

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How to make Moss Balls, and 12 more moss crafts

This week’s April showers put me in a frame of mind to share crafts and home décor accents made with moss. I love a cool, green, lush carpet of moss, which is probably why I also love moss crafts. They’re … 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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DIY a bouquet of roses for Easter, a teacher, your mom, or?

Today’s “Rose Bowl” centerpiece has nothing to do with football. I am sharing a super-easy, Yellow Rose Centerpiece that would be gorgeous on the Easter dinner table. (You may have noticed this pretty little bouquet in the Wallpaper Wall Art … Continue reading

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Paper Flower Pomander made with paper punches

Last week’s pretty pomanders were like a sweet sign of spring, and as we are snowbound again today, I’ve decided to share another flower craft – a Blooming, Paper Flower Pomander. Designer Kathleen George mixed and matched her punches to … Continue reading

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How to make pretty Pomanders five different ways

Whether you’re looking for DIY wedding decorations, or you simply need a little springtime in your life (yes, please!), I’m sharing a video tutorial today that’s all about DIY Pomanders. You can make Pomanders with tulle, tissue paper, cupcake liners, … 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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The prettiest collection of 10, DIY fall floral designs

October 1 already? I think this is the prettiest season, and I’m sharing ten beautiful, DIY floral designs that will add the essence of autumn to your home or your next special occasion. Here’s a little-known floral fact – way … Continue reading

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