Tag Archives: Styrofoam

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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DIY wall art inspiration: Make wall art with wallpaper

Are you glad that wallpaper is back in vogue? I love the look of wallpaper, and the instant style it adds to a room. Though really, it’s not so instant – it takes a lot of time to paper a … Continue reading

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Hopping down the bunny trail today: DIY Easter bunny crafts

What’s Easter, or spring for that matter, without a bunny or two? I am revisiting several bunny craft tutorials from past years, and sharing a new tutorial for a soft, sweet pair of pastel, felted bunnies. If you’re not into … Continue reading

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Adorbs! Craft these no-sew softies in time for Easter

It’s the first day of spring*, the perfect day to welcome the Easter Parade! This sweet, barnyard bunch could not be cuter. Better yet, these springtime softies are no-sew, and designer Debra Quartermain shares her shortcuts to make these cute … 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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Hop on this tutorial for a Prim, Felted Bunny

It’s March, and time to start thinking about spring things, like flowers, and bunnies and Easter. I plan to feature all of this and more this season on Crafts ‘n Coffee. To start, I’m sharing a sweet & primitive, Felted … Continue reading

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A festive, St. Patrick’s Day Deco Mesh Topiary

I’m feeling lucky as a leprechaun today because designer Dondi Richardson made a St. Patrick’s Day Deco Mesh Topiary just for the readers of Crafts ‘n Coffee! Dondi is super busy as a full-time designer for FloraCraft, so I wasn’t … Continue reading

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It’s International Polar Bear Day & time for a “Craftitude Adjustment”

I didn’t have a plan for today’s blog post, and then I stepped outside . . . and drove my daughter to school in the swirling snow, up & down the hills, slipping and sliding as we went. Welcome back, … Continue reading

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Road trip recap: Celebrating a crafty kind of love today!

Happy Valentine’s Day! I hope you have a sweet day, packed with lots of love and a little (or a lot) of chocolate. Today’s post celebrates a love of crafting, as I share a few highlights from the CHA Mega … Continue reading

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How to make a Chinese Dragon Puppet for the Chinese New Year (and announcing the Solar System winners)

If you’re at all familiar with the festivities surrounding the Chinese New Year, you’ve probably noted the celebrations often include a colorful, dancing dragon. The dragon symbolizes power and strength, and chases away evil spirits; it also brings good luck … Continue reading

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