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DIY Wedding Love Notes | Unique Wedding Guestbook Ideas | DIY Wedding Blog This DIY includes styling and presentation ideas for ‘Message in a Bottle’ guest favors with a twist. Enclosed is a little scroll that not only contains a message to your guests but also some extra blank notepaper so that they can write a little message back to the bride and groom and drop it in a jar labeled “Love Letters” incorporated in the centerpiece design of each table. Click “read more” to see more images and instructions for this delightful project. - Amy of Eat Drink Chic If you like the presentation ideas shown here you can download the various elements below and re-create the look for yourself. Love_Heart_Doily_Label – Print onto white textured card and cut around border with scissors. DIY Wedding Love Notes | Unique Wedding Guestbook Ideas | DIY Wedding Blog
JAM LABELIZER - Design your own jam labels
{tutorial: how to sew a zippered pouch}
Elbow patches are one of my favorite trends this season! Last month, I shared how to hand print hearts on your jeans and we recieved many requests for a patch tutorial! I asked Amanda to show you how she would do it in this next feature.... how to add elbow patches to a sweater! how to add elbow patches to a sweater!
Here in southern Missouri, where we live, spring is tormenting us. One day it's nice and warm; you could totally wear sandals and no jacket at all (which excites me as I LOVE sandals). The next day it's cold, and I find myself pulling my coat back out of the closet. A Beautiful Mess A Beautiful Mess
Who’s up for some delicious DIY? I recently helped throw a ‘let them eat cake’ surprise birthday party, but the theme would work just as well for a wedding, engagement party or bridal shower. I made the cake stands, garland and food labels as well as most of the food. Let’s see how: DIY Cake Buffet and Free Printable Labels DIY Cake Buffet and Free Printable Labels
Make Your Own Confetti Make Your Own Confetti Alicia Parsons (Akimbo) You know I’m all about unique wedding ideas, but sometimes you just can’t beat the traditional option. Minus the garish colours and packaging, confetti is still such a sweet way to celebrate a couple’s first moments as newlyweds. Here’s how to create your own colour coordinated confetti, complete with fun modern packaging. You will need: Tissue paper to suit your wedding colours (I used metallic for extra lustre)Mini glassine envelopes (try Etsy or specialist stationery stores)Hole punchAdhesive sheets (available from office supply stores)Free Akimbo printable sticker artwork (click to download)
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{Valentines day} pixelated popup card By Kate on February 6, 2012 I‘ve been scratching my head trying to come up with a card for my hubby {AKA the non-romantic type}. I finally decided to make this pixely popup heart card! They are really minimal (which I love) and take about 20 minutes to make (that includes the card, insert and envelope). You can even make some pixely confetti to put inside the card (if you are a big kid like me!). {Valentines day} pixelated popup card
Mooo Easter Printables
We are at our little cottage in Dalarna and we are fixing it up. So we are able to use it even in the winter. (Dalarna is in th middle/north of Sweden. To me and Jenny it’s north but Sweden is a very tall country so I guess we are not even in the middle). Anyway it’s great cause I have the time and space to do lots of DIY projects. Starting with this lamp. Lace lamp/Doiliy Lamp – DIY | DosFamily Lace lamp/Doiliy Lamp – DIY | DosFamily
MAGIC Decal Transfer Tutorial with Free Printables! MAGIC Decal Transfer Tutorial with Free Printables! Amongst other things, I mentioned how wonderful they are for creating custom embellishments without the need for any fancy pants equipment. Yep, waterslide decal paper is a truly fab product, though as great as it is, there is one drawback – although it’s somewhat tough it’s not especially durable. So, whilst it’s perfect for ornamental purposes, it’s not ideal for more practical applications….until now that is! Magic decal coating paper is a product designed to be used in conjunction with standard decal paper to make the finished transfers durable – yes, even dishwasher resistant! If you’re already familiar with magic decal coating paper then please excuse my tardy excitement, though for everyone else who is just getting to the party now too, feel free to start throwing the streamers! My recently aquired assortment of SLOM jars from IKEA were awaiting some DIY craftiness and seemed the perfect victims candidates for my first magic decal experiment.
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Expedit Published on July 22nd, 2011 | by Jules IKEAHacker Materials: Expedit 4 draw unit, wood stain, wood cladding, laser or Acetone Description: Hacked Expedit draws with etched detail (for a fiver!) Although this looks a bit fancy it’s actually very cheap and easy (although you will have wood stain under your fingernails for days). Etched Octodraws for Expedit Etched Octodraws for Expedit
DIY Projects / DIY pillows
It's starting to get a little cold outside! With little boys, I need some indoor activities that can be used to stretch the imagination, but it's a big plus if they are pretty to look at. I found this neat new shop called Cool Spaces for Kids and everything is so sweet. Little Lovables: High Fashion Fun
Look! DIY Platform Bed With Storage
A Pair of Pears: DIY Vintage Party I had a lot of fun planing and putting together stuff for my vintage birthday party. There were so many of you that said how much you liked the post about my party a few days back so I thought I would share with you some of the things I did. That way if you ever have an urge to throw a vintage party you can plan one too! Cake: We made a delicious snickerdoodle cake with brown sugar buttercream Food: Watermelon and button butter cookiesDrinks: Pop in glass bottlesParty Favors: Mini JournalsDecor: Bunting cake topper, vintage tins & crates, paper straws, quilted picnic blanketsGames: Croquet, ladder ball, horse shoes, and bocce If you missed the post of all the pictures and video from the party you can see it here.
Best Of: Holiday Gift Tag Printables
Studio of Mae: 'Follow the Bunny' Printable We have a lovely freebie for Easter. Free printable bunny footprints! How cute! Add some hype to your home when then that fluffy little bunny arrives in town. These free printables will have your children hopping along to reach their treats in the morning. Oh my goodness I can picture them now hopping along and the enthusiasm growing with each hop.
Listen to Grandma
1/22/12 Update: Many of you have been having trouble coming across sterling silver in your local thrift stores. One place you can always find it is on ebay, but you will be paying more for the silverware. You should be able to find a sterling silver fork or spoon for about $10-$15 on ebay, so if you are having no luck and are really wanting to make a ring, I’d suggest shopping there.4/2/12 Update: For a printable of the instructions and to see the updated photo tutorial, click here.12/10/12 Update: To see video snippets of the tutorial, click here. ———————————— Here it is ladies and gents – the highly anticipated spoon ring tutorial! Through the Front Door: spoon ring tutorial
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Cornflower Blue: serendipity (otherwise known as a diy laundry bag)
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