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Great Ideas — 23 DIY Party Ideas!!

23 diy party ideas

We had TWO birthdays at our house this week. And being in the party mood, I was SO excited to see so many creative party ideas linked up. I just had to share a few with you!! Whether you are planning a bridal shower, a birthday bash, a baby shower or even an anniversary soirée -- here are party ideas that are sure to bring a smile to your guests' faces!! DIY Confetti Backdrop @ A Bubbly … [Read more...]

Ella’s Special Day and How to Create a Giant Party Photo Wall!

giant photo wall party wall

We had a fun time this weekend! My mom came into town for Ella's baptism. Since Ella didn't have a friend party for her birthday, she really wanted a fun celebration for her special day. I have some really cute pictures of her throughout her eight years and I remembered my friend Becca at Blue Cricket Design sharing a tutorial of how you can print pictures on Blue Print Paper for very cheap. I … [Read more...]

Win FOUR Party Collections from Amy Locurto’s New Line! ($140 value)

party with amy giveaway

It makes me SO happy when friends follow their dreams. That's why I'm thrilled to announce fun new product lines -- designed by my friend Amy Locurto from LivingLocurto.com. Along with American Crafts, Amy has designed her debut signature line for Pebbles Inc. It’s perfect for parties (Amy's specialty), cardmaking and scrapbooking. The collection, Party with Amy Locurto, features 4 … [Read more...]

New Year’s 2013 FREE Party Printables!

New Years BANG free printables

I had such a fun time making the New Year's Eve 2013 Glittery Numbers, I decided to make some printables and use them for a festive New Years Eve Party!! Here's a preview -- and I'll tell you more about each later in this post: The glittery numbers were such fun to make that I wanted to build the whole New Year's Eve party around gold! While the numbers were fun to hold, my daughters … [Read more...]

How to Plan a Fabulous Holiday Party

white christmas party

Hi there Tatertots & Jello readers! I am so excited that the holiday season is finally here! I love this time of year because I love to throw parties and the holidays give me the perfect excuse to throw fabulous parties!!!   Over at my blog I'm doing a 31 day series of how to plan a fabulous party, so today I thought I'd give you a quick guide to throwing your own fabulous holiday … [Read more...]

Make DIY Paper Party Hats, Bunting and Decorations!

simple butterly bunting

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)!!

dimple prints logo

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 No-Sew Washi Tape Bunting (tutorial)!!

no sew washi tape garland

Hello Tatertots & Jello Friends! This is Desirée visiting from The 36th AVENUE. Summer is officially here! I know that between having the kids home, vacations, Holidays and so many other activities there is little time to craft. Therefore this month I am sharing a quick easy craft with you. If you have five minutes you can make this No Sew Washi Tape-Fabric Bunting! All you need is … [Read more...]

Throw a Tailgate Picnic Party!!

tailgate picnic lemonade stand

Did you know that Plaid Crafts has a new line at  Walmart??  They sent me a selection of their new products and a challenge to make a project using a surface from Walmart. How fun is that?? I took my little helper Ella with me to check out the new line AND to find a surface to try the Plaid products out on. We had such a blast!! Since it's Summer and we are excited to be outside, we … [Read more...]

Throw a Patriotic Picnic — Food, Decorations, Party Favors and More!! (tutorial)

caprese salad recipe

HELLO fans of Tatertots and Jello and many thanks to Jen for inviting me to spotlight one of my upcoming holiday themes. My name is Eileen and I blog at The Seasonal Home, where we celebrate the ART of Decorating around the JOY of celebrating. This post is all about the ol' Red, White and Blue and with July 4th around the corner, I hope it inspires you with its patriotic spirit... enjoy! … [Read more...]