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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...]

Gift Wrapping Idea — Make Magnet Gift Tags!!

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  I spent the day yesterday running errands and trying to get my Christmas put together. So now -- on to the wrapping!! And, if you are wrapping too - I'd love to share a little project I made -- Magnet Gift Tags. These little gift tags are fun because they brighten up your package, plus they have a little magnet on top that the receiver can keep and use all year long! … [Read more...]

Guest Project — make Glittered Burlap Paper Mache Letters!!

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Hello to all the Tatertots and Jello readers! I'm Allison from The Soladay Family I am so excited to share an easy project with you today! Easy = doable in my book. … [Read more...]