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Large Burlap Clothespins using the Home+Made Line!!

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Hello Tatertots & Jello Fans!  Holly here from Ribbons & Glue sharing with you a simple project made from large wooden burlap clothespins and Jen's new Pebbles Inc collection,  Home + Made. If you haven't seen Jen's collection yet, it's just plain gorgeous.  Lots of golds, aquas and stripes along with specialty papers like this White Dot Burlap paper that I seriously dreaded cutting up. … [Read more...]

DIY Patriotic Tassel Garland

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Hi Tatertots and Jello readers! Carissa from Carissa Miss here and I'm so excited to share some easy decor ideas for the 4th of July. It is seriously one of my favorite holidays. I don't go all out in my whole house, but I usually try to make my porch and entry way very festive. It can be super expensive to deck out the house for each holiday and I don't have time to make time consuming or … [Read more...]

Make a Giant Spring Sign with Paper Flowers!

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I am addicted to making giant signs. And they are so inexpensive to make - only about $5 for the wood. I wanted to put a spin on the project for Spring. I thought adding paper flowers to the sign would be fun. And I was excited to use my new Cricut Explore cutting machine. It was such a fun project to make! Here's how I made the sign: … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays: Chalkboard Party Hats

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Hi! We're Nat and Holly, the sisters who blog over at My Sister's Suitcase. We've loved seeing all of the amazing ideas in Jen's Happy Holiday series and we're honored to be a part of it! If you're anything like us, after Christmas is over you may not have a lot of energy to start planning a huge New Year's Eve celebration. That's why we like to keep our parties simple. Here's a really … [Read more...]

DIY Secret: How To Print Instagram Photos (on Post-it Notes and more!)

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After my Post-It Note printing tips and my Post-it Note Chore Chart, I got a lot of questions about how to print Instagram photos like I used in my chore chart:   I'll show you how I printed these Instagram photos for my chore chart, and then I'll give you a couple of other tips for printing your Instagram photos.   Note: these tricks will work for printing any photos … [Read more...]

Make DIY Paper Party Hats, Bunting and Decorations!

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I love getting mail. The other day I received a box of lovely paper crafting supplies from DAVID TUTERA™ Celebrate. So fun!! I couldn't wait to get started with some projects. You might not know this, but our family puppy Trixie and I have birthdays one day apart. Her birthday is a much bigger event than mine -- which I think is awesome. My kids start planning Trixie's birthday weeks … [Read more...]

Dimple Prints Giveaway — Win TWO Printable Party Packages ($60 value)!!

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I hope you all had a wonderful and safe FOURTH!! We are still recovering from a FABULOUS day spent with our families and friends, but in the meantime -- one of my favorite people AND contributors --  Carli from Dimple Prints is offering TWO $30 gift certificates to her amazing shop! No matter what kind of party you are planning for 2012, you will love the ideas at Dimple Prints: Woodland … [Read more...]

Make Spring Specimen Art!! (paper crafting tutorial)

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I have this little area in my kitchen that I love to change out for the seasons. From Summer {Summer Mini Gallery Wall}:   To Halloween {Creepy Specimen Art}:   To Winter {Snowflake Specimen Art}: And I thought it would be fun to make some paper flowers to use as Spring Specimen Art!!   Here's how to make it: … [Read more...]

Make a Spring Paper Wreath (tutorial)

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I have been wanting to make a paper wreath for awhile. I LOVE pretty paper and I thought it would be so fun to make a wreath using some bright and spring-y paper. I saw a couple amazing paper wreaths at the CHA show last year. So when I saw the Silhouette online store had some paper flower 3-d images, I decided to try making a wreath with them. {Spring 2012 Mantel} Here's what I did: … [Read more...]

Make a Valentine Vignette with Paper Rosettes!!

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I spent yesterday working on making a little Valentine Vignette in my little Beadboard nook. I love that little space. One of my favorite things in the world is pretty paper. And I was so lucky to pick up some beautiful paper at the CHA show over the weekend. I had a great time turning some of that paper into pretty paper rosettes to hang in my nook. And they are so easy to make. It's a great … [Read more...]