Category Archives: Weddings

Birthday Bash: DIY a Faux Cake Centerpiece “frosted” with flowers

We’re topping off Birthday Bash Week with cake, of course! You can’t have a party without cake, can you? Making this Flower Cake Centerpiece really is a piece of cake (I can hear my daughter groaning over that pun!). Honestly, … Continue reading

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Birthday Bash: DIY special occasion décor with Crepe Paper Flower Cones

I cannot imagine a more beautiful way to make a party special than with a pair (or more) of these gorgeous, Crepe Paper Flower Cones. The creamy, flower topiary with the glistening, golden button accents would be lovely for DIY … Continue reading

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DIY a Moss & Roses Cone for mom, a bride, or maybe you

This elegant, Moss & Roses Cone has always been a favorite of mine. The pink tipped roses, natural moss, gossamer ribbon, and floating butterfly are a delightful combination. I can think of so many ways to use this DIY floral … Continue reading

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DIY a pretty, Polka Dot, Crepe Paper Flower Topiary

I have more pretty, crepe paper flowers today from my photographer friend Dina. Last week, she shared her rosy, Crepe Paper Flower Wreath. Today’s tutorial is for a Polka Dot, Crepe Paper Flower Topiary. Check out those button centers! This … Continue reading

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Spring wreath idea: DIY a pretty-in-pink, Crepe Paper Flower Wreath

It’s the first week of spring – the perfect time to share with you this bright & dazzling, Crepe Paper Flower Wreath. I’ve introduced you to my friend Dina before – she is the photographer behind some of the lovely … Continue reading

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Hey cupcake – Here’s how to DIY a Cupcake Bouquet!

We’re talking cupcakes today and I’m not going to lie – this might be my all-time favorite tutorial! Who wouldn’t love a DIY Cupcake Bouquet? I saw my first Cupcake Bouquet at a school bake sale several years ago, and … Continue reading

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Make a pretty, Christmas Ribbon Pomander your way

If your ribbon stash is anything like mine, I bet you already have all of the ribbon you need to DIY this Christmas Ribbon Pomander. Kathleen George went traditional with an assortment of green ribbons, and you can easily change … Continue reading

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How would you make this DIY spring wreath or wall art?

When I shared the Framed Orchids last week, I couldn’t wait to make this DIY wall art/spring wreath my own. Here’s how I made my Framed Flowers, along with tips to make your own Framed Flowers. First, pick a bouquet … Continue reading

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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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