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Spider-Man printable personalized cupcake toppers or temporary tattoos for a Spider-Man birthday party

Baby & Kids, Birthdays, Decorations & Favors, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

Planning a Spider-Man birthday party for your little web slinger? Here are printable Spider-Man personalized cupcake toppers or temporary tattoos for a Spider-Man birthday party. I made these personalized Spider-Man cupcake toppers for Elise’s...Spider-Man printable personalized cupcake toppers or temporary tattoos for a Spider-Man birthday party... »
 
 

Modern Construction Printable Birthday Banner for a Construction Birthday Party

Baby & Kids, Decorations & Favors, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

Here’s a modern printable construction cones birthday banner for a super cute and classy construction birthday party. And you can download instantly, personalize it, and print yourself -- no waiting! // // You will...Modern Construction Printable Birthday Banner for a Construction Birthday Party... »
 

 

Personalized construction vehicles printable for construction hats, birthday party favors, temporary tattoos, cupcake toppers

Baby & Kids, Birthdays, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

Planning a construction party theme birthday for your little digger? Here are printable construction vehicles to make personalized construction truck hats, cupcake toppers, favor bag stickers and more for construction birthday parties. These personalized...Personalized construction vehicles printable for construction hats, birthday party favors, temporary tattoos, cupcake toppers... »
 
 

Easy DIY Paper Easter Basket and Astrobrights Paper Giveaway

Easter, Paper Crafts, Spring, Under 1 Hour

Here's an easy DIY paper Easter basket that you can make with just a few cuts and folds. Hop to it! I love these paper Easter baskets. I want to make like 85 of...Easy DIY Paper Easter Basket and Astrobrights Paper Giveaway... »
 

 

Printable Superman birthday banner for a super hero birthday party (also great as an iron-on t-shirt graphic)

Baby & Kids, Birthdays, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

Here’s a printable Superman birthday banner for your little super hero. And you can download instantly and print at my etsy store -- no waiting! I made this printable Superman Birthday Party banner for...Printable Superman birthday banner for a super hero birthday party (also great as an iron-on t-shirt graphic)... »
 
 

DIY Mother’s Day Card Using a Polka Dot Stencil (and GIVEAWAY!)

DIY Gift Ideas, Mother's Day, Paper Crafts, Spring, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

All moms agree that the best Mother’s Day presents are handmade. Make your mom a special Mother's Day card that spells M-O-M in polka dots. I used this new polka dot stencil from Amy...DIY Mother’s Day Card Using a Polka Dot Stencil (and GIVEAWAY!)... »
 

 

EDITABLE Sayings Bubbles and Birthday Ages printable PDF for a Toy Story birthday party – Use as Photo Props or Party Decorations

Baby & Kids, Birthdays, Decorations & Favors, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

These editable personalized sayings bubbles & birthday ages printable PDF will help personalize your Toy Story Birthday Party. Yee Haw! I've just added these to my etsy store. Use these personalized sayings bubbles as...EDITABLE Sayings Bubbles and Birthday Ages printable PDF for a Toy Story birthday party – Use as Photo Props or Party Decorations... »
 
 

Make DIY Valentine Day’s Cards using Recycled Magazines

Holidays, Paper Crafts, Recycled Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Valentine's Day, Winter

Make these super cute DIY Valentine's Day cards by recycling magazines and catalogs. Just rip out colors from catalogs and magazines and glue them onto paper. Easy! I made a couple Valentine's Day card...Make DIY Valentine Day’s Cards using Recycled Magazines... »
 
 

Make a Valentine Card Using Recycled Security Envelopes

Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Recycled Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Valentine's Day, Winter

Recycle a security envelope into a heartfelt Valentine's Day card with just a few punches and pastes. Years ago I saw a design*sponge post from derek & lauren that turned security envelopes inside out...Make a Valentine Card Using Recycled Security Envelopes... »
 
 

Make New Year’s Eve Party Hats {free printable template}

Free Printable, Holidays, New Year's Eve, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Winter

This New Year's Eve Party Hat free printable template for 2014 is inspired by my clock-obsessed toddler, Elise. By request, I updated last year's printable hat to update it to 2014 -- and it's...Make New Year’s Eve Party Hats {free printable template}... »
 
 

Handmade Christmas Cards from Recycled Magazines

Christmas, Paper Crafts, Recycled Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Winter

Thanks to Tesco for collaborating on this guest post. Although many Christmas cards are produced from sustainable sources, nothing beats making your own! Handmade cards are highly personal – both in terms of the...Handmade Christmas Cards from Recycled Magazines... »
 
 

Personalize DIY Holiday Mugs by Hacking VELCRO® Brand Fasteners {Featured in Jo-Ann Stores National Christmas Catalog}

Christmas, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Winter

No more mixed up mugs! Here's a quick and adorable way to personalize cocoa and coffee mugs for the holidays by hacking VELCRO® Brand fasteners. This DIY holiday mugs project uses VELCRO Brand One-Wrap...Personalize DIY Holiday Mugs by Hacking VELCRO® Brand Fasteners {Featured in Jo-Ann Stores National Christmas Catalog}... »
 
 

Printable mitten and snowflake tags and labels that YOU can personalize yourself

Christmas, DIY Gift Ideas, Holidays, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Winter

Warm up your holiday gifts with these printable mitten an snowflake tags and labels that YOU personalize and print at home! Print as many as you like in an instant; reuse year after year....Printable mitten and snowflake tags and labels that YOU can personalize yourself... »
 
 

Thanksgiving Tepee and Mayflower Snack Cups for the Kids Table

Fall, Holidays, Paper Crafts, Thanksgiving

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores sponsored this #turkeytablescapes project; all opinions are my own. It can be hard for kids to wait for Thanksgiving dinner to be ready. Stave off grumbling tummies (and "I'm...Thanksgiving Tepee and Mayflower Snack Cups for the Kids Table... »
 
 

Free Printable Skeleton Halloween Table Decorations & HP Photosmart 7520 Printer Giveaway

Fall, Free Printable, Halloween, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

This post is sponsored by HP; all opinions are mine. Enter below to win a free HP Photosmart 7520 e-all-in-one printer and supplies! Now that's my kind of trick-or treating. Here's a treat: free...Free Printable Skeleton Halloween Table Decorations & HP Photosmart 7520 Printer Giveaway... »
 
 

DIY Wall Art: Personalized Sun Prints

Baby & Kids, DIY Gift Ideas, Home, Paper Crafts, Summer, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

Here's a fresh and sun shiny DIY wall art idea: personalized sun prints. Liam's room is getting a makeover so I decided to make a bit of DIY artwork for his room to keep...DIY Wall Art: Personalized Sun Prints... »
 
 

Baby month by month photo idea {for a 1st birthday party}

Baby & Kids, Birthdays, Free Printable, Paper Crafts

This baby month by month photo idea matches all of the free printables in the spunky "Hugs and Kisses XOXO" 1st birthday theme. This free printable is dedicated to all those moms who snapped...Baby month by month photo idea {for a 1st birthday party}... »
 
 

DIY Winnie The Pooh Ears, Piglet Ears, Tigger Ears

Baby & Kids, Free Printable, Halloween, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

These DIY Winnie The Pooh ears, Piglet Ears and Tigger ears are just the right size for your own little Christopher Robin. You may have seen the Winnie The Pooh printable mini popcorn boxes...DIY Winnie The Pooh Ears, Piglet Ears, Tigger Ears... »
 
 

Winnie The Pooh Printable Mini Popcorn Box Template

Baby & Kids, Decorations & Favors, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

This Winnie The Pooh printable mini popcorn box template will put you "in the mood ...for food." Remember that song? It's from the classic movie “The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh” available on...Winnie The Pooh Printable Mini Popcorn Box Template... »
 
 

Free printable 1st birthday party hat template

Birthdays, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under 1 Hour

Here's a free printable birthday party hat template for your one-year-old cutie. I like to make my own birthday party hats like my monkey printable birthday party hat and my stickers-themed party hat template....Free printable 1st birthday party hat template... »
 
 

Free printable happy birthday banner

Birthdays, Decorations & Favors, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

This free printable DIY happy birthday banner sports circles polka dots in blue, orange, red and green. Just print the free printable template, cut out the circles, string and hang. The birthday banner sports...Free printable happy birthday banner... »
 
 

Free Place Card Template (Modern Clementine)

Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Spring, Summer, Under $10, Weddings

This rectangular place card free printable template coordinates with my modern orange and green DIY wedding invitation that was seen in the Style Me Pretty feature “Inspiration to Reality: Modern Clementine.” You can personalize...Free Place Card Template (Modern Clementine)... »
 
 

Personalized Sheriff Badges Free Printable {for Toy Story Birthday Party or Cowboy Birthday Party}

Baby & Kids, Decorations & Favors, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

I made these personalized sheriff badges for my daughter Elise's Toy Story Birthday Party. And that means now they are yours to personalize for your own little sheriff. I'm really excited about these free...Personalized Sheriff Badges Free Printable {for Toy Story Birthday Party or Cowboy Birthday Party}... »
 
 

Festive stockings decoration on food storage container lids for pot lucks and cookie exchanges

Christmas, Holidays, Paper Crafts, Under 1 Hour

This post is sponsored by VELCRO® brand fasteners. Last week I shared my wreath Festive Pot Luck Food Storage Containers wreath lid decoration that was featured in Jo-Ann national holiday advertising catalog. It's a super...Festive stockings decoration on food storage container lids for pot lucks and cookie exchanges... »
 
 

Festive Pot Luck Food Storage Containers

Christmas, Holidays, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

You spent all that time baking for holiday parties and cookie exchanges. Why put your goodies into plain storage containers? Add a little holiday cheer by personalizing food storage container lids with a little...Festive Pot Luck Food Storage Containers... »
 
 

‘We’re Expecting’ fun and creative pregnancy announcement

Baby & Kids, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Under $10

Here's a really cute and creative pregnancy announcement idea for Facebook or traditional snail mail. Once again I'd like to thank Cristin Siegel for today's guest post while I'm on maternity leave. Take it...‘We’re Expecting’ fun and creative pregnancy announcement... »
 
 

Milestone birthday idea: Birthday postcards for 80th, 75th, 70th, 65th, 60th

DIY Gift Ideas, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays

My dad's 80th birthday was approaching and we wanted a milestone birthday idea that was memorable and fun. And what's better than a mailbox stuffed with personalized postcards sending well wishes from your family...Milestone birthday idea: Birthday postcards for 80th, 75th, 70th, 65th, 60th... »
 
 

Free modern orange and green DIY wedding invitation {seen in Style Me Pretty}

Free Printable, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Spring, Summer, Vintage Inspired, Weddings

Here's my modern orange and green DIY wedding invitation that was seen in the Style Me Pretty feature "Inspiration to Reality: Modern Clementine." I designed this unique mod wedding invitation (as well as round...Free modern orange and green DIY wedding invitation {seen in Style Me Pretty}... »
 
 

Valentine’s Day Card from Vintage Sheet Music {free printable}

Free Printable, Holidays, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Valentine's Day, Vintage Inspired

This free printable Valentine's Day card was inspired by vintage piano sheet music that I found in a Brooklyn antique store. I bought the sheet music thinking they might make nice wedding save-the-dates or...Valentine’s Day Card from Vintage Sheet Music {free printable}... »
 
 

Make New Year’s Eve Party Hats {free printable 2012 template}

Free Printable, Holidays, New Year's Eve, Paper Crafts, Under 1 Hour

UPDATE: I've updated this template for 2013. Get the 2013 New Year's Eve printable hat here. Enjoy! This New Year's Eve Party Hat free printable template is inspired by my clock-obsessed 2-year-old, Elise. It...Make New Year’s Eve Party Hats {free printable 2012 template}... »
 
 

“Stickers” Birthday Party Theme Idea for kids {with free custom sticker templates}

Baby & Kids, Decorations & Favors, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays

Looking around our house it's clear that "stickers" was the perfect theme for Elise's second birthday party. Last year it was monkeys and bananas but like many kids her age Elise is a sticker...“Stickers” Birthday Party Theme Idea for kids {with free custom sticker templates}... »
 
 

Free Thanksgiving craft project tutorials: The DIY Round Up

Decorations & Favors, Free Patterns, Holidays, Home, Paper Crafts

Thanksgiving is around the corner so I thought I'd round up some of my favorite Thanksgiving free craft project tutorials. First: Some easy ways to dress up your turkey table this Thanksgiving with napkin...Free Thanksgiving craft project tutorials: The DIY Round Up... »
 
 

Teeny witch’s hat Halloween costume for stuffed animal friends

Free Patterns, Halloween, Holidays, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

I made this teeny witch's hat Halloween costume for Elise's best friend and monkey Ooh-ah (her Angel Dear monkey blankie stuffed animal who you might remember from Elise's Pink Monkey and Bananas 1st Birthday...Teeny witch’s hat Halloween costume for stuffed animal friends... »
 
 

60s-Inspired Modern Geometric Free Printable Wedding Invitation and Place Cards

Free Printable, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Vintage Inspired, Weddings

These free printable wedding invitation and round place cards are part of the "Inspiration to Reality: My Modern Clementine" feature at Style Me Pretty in partnership with Bliss Wedding & Event Design and C...60s-Inspired Modern Geometric Free Printable Wedding Invitation and Place Cards... »
 
 

Printable Thank You Cards for Pink Monkey 1st Birthday Party

Baby & Kids, Free Printable, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

Elise loved her 1st birthday gifts and wanted to say thanks in style! I designed pink monkey thank you cards with a '1st birthday' bananas birthday party hat and yellow polka dots cards. Then...Printable Thank You Cards for Pink Monkey 1st Birthday Party... »
 
 

Pink monkey printable birthday party hat for kids

Baby & Kids, Decorations & Favors, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

I made this pink monkey birthday hat for Elise to wear on her 1st birthday. She was a good sport about it and I think she looked adorable especially when she dug into her...Pink monkey printable birthday party hat for kids... »
 
 

Happy 1st Birthday Banner Free Printable Hanging Sign – customizable

Baby & Kids, Decorations & Favors, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under 1 Hour

I made this "Happy 1st Birthday Elise" pink and yellow hanging birthday banner for Elise's pink monkey and bananas birthday party. I hung it over our living room curtains using three kinds of ribbon...Happy 1st Birthday Banner Free Printable Hanging Sign – customizable... »
 
 

Pink Monkey and Bananas Kid’s 1st Birthday Party Idea and Free Printable Templates

Baby & Kids, Decorations & Favors, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays

I was totally stumped trying to think of birthday party theme ideas for Elise's 1st birthday. And then Shane suggested having a Pink Monkey and Bananas 1st birthday party theme and it just felt...Pink Monkey and Bananas Kid’s 1st Birthday Party Idea and Free Printable Templates... »
 
 

Free printable gift tags from vintage Christmas ornaments

Free Printable, Holidays, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Vintage Inspired

Here's a woodsy pair of friends to adorn your holiday gifts. I made these free gift tags from vintage owl and deer Christmas tree ornaments that I found at a local antique store. Last...Free printable gift tags from vintage Christmas ornaments... »
 
 

Retro Embossed Label Maker Thank Yous

Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

At the risk of dating myself my sisters and I used to play with embossed label makers when we were kids. With the new "improved" models and computers that came out in the 90s,...Retro Embossed Label Maker Thank Yous... »
 
 

Vintage-inspired Kissing Couple Box Wrapping

DIY Gift Ideas, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Valentine's Day, Vintage Inspired, Weddings

Years ago I bought a vintage kissing couple pendant at a Manhattan summertime flea market. I wore the sweet thing ad nauseum, which you can see here in this summer cider and berry smoothie...Vintage-inspired Kissing Couple Box Wrapping... »
 
 

Family coloring book from photos

Baby & Kids, DIY Gift Ideas, Paper Crafts, Under $10

My niece Madison is universally and deservedly spoiled by all members of our family. I try to make her special handmade Christmas and birthday gifts like this one and that one. With our cross-country...Family coloring book from photos... »
 
 

Scrabble Letters Word Book for Kids

Baby & Kids, DIY Gift Ideas, Paper Crafts

My coworker Danielle recently came back to work after the birth to her first child, son Otto James. We work together at a web design company in an industrial part of Chicago near Oprah's...Scrabble Letters Word Book for Kids... »
 
 

Paper and Fabric Leaf Fall Wreath

Decorations & Favors, Free Printable, Home, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

Happy Fall! I love this time of year ...changing leaves, football, pumpkins, cider, late-afternoon sunshine, scarves. And fun fall crafting, of course. This paper wreath took me all of about 15 minutes to make...Paper and Fabric Leaf Fall Wreath... »
 
 

Retro Paris Photo Notecards and A2 Size Envelope Template

Free Printable, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Recycled Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Vintage Inspired

Recently I took part in the first inaugural Chicago Craft Social hosted by Amanda Edwards, Megan Hall, Megan Heep, and Jessica Jones. In addition to meeting tons of super cool crafty Chicago ladies, I...Retro Paris Photo Notecards and A2 Size Envelope Template... »
 
 

Sewn half flower + loose leaf fabric wedding invitations with fabric backs

Free Printable, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Sewing Projects, Weddings

I am totally in love with these DIY sewn fabric wedding invitations that I designed for recent bride Natalie Fayard. Thanks to Google, Natalie and her mother found me and my sewn fabric poppy...Sewn half flower + loose leaf fabric wedding invitations with fabric backs... »
 
 

Covered Card Box for Weddings

Paper Crafts, Recycled Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Weddings

Cristin Siegel made this sophisticated wedding card box covered in decorative paper to collect cards at her sister-in-law Mara's wedding reception. Pretty crafty and much cuter than a most of the pre-made money boxes...Covered Card Box for Weddings... »
 
 

Madison Wrapping Paper

Baby & Kids, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

So my niece Madison's 3rd birthday is in April. What a big girl! I work near Madison Street in Chicago and couldn't resist taking a photo of a street sign to top her package....Madison Wrapping Paper... »
 
 

Bouquet Mason Jars with Handmade Name Tags for Receptions

Accessories, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Weddings

I really like this thoughtful detail from Cristin and Adam Siegel's Chicago nuptials. Cristin tied handmade name tags around the tops of water-filled glass Ball mason jars to hold the bridal party's bouquets during...Bouquet Mason Jars with Handmade Name Tags for Receptions... »
 
 

Chicago Avenue Bridge Graffiti Urban Thank You Card

Free Printable, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

This free printable urban graffiti thank you is perfect for your everyday thank you needs. Every time I drive over the Chicago Avenue Bridge I look forward to seeing the "thank you" graffiti spraypainted...Chicago Avenue Bridge Graffiti Urban Thank You Card... »
 
 

Smythe Sewn Letterpress Wedding Invitation Book

Inspiration, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Weddings

Holy smokes! This invitation by Nick and Nikki Lo Bue is one of the most amazing wedding invitations I've ever seen. Nick and Nikki had a charming story behind their relationship which inspired them...Smythe Sewn Letterpress Wedding Invitation Book... »
 
 

Felt leaf napkin rings and placecards for Thanksgiving

Decorations & Favors, Fall, Free Patterns, Holidays, Paper Crafts, Thanksgiving, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

This is our fifth year hosting Thanksgiving in Chicago for the twelve members of our joint families. Each year we try to do something slightly different for food and table decor. I constrained myself...Felt leaf napkin rings and placecards for Thanksgiving... »
 
 

Giving Tree Save the Date Wedding Announcement for Fall

Free Printable, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Weddings

How sweetly romantic is this save the date wedding announcement for Cristin Witcher and her fiance Adam Siegel's fall Chicago nuptials? Adam designed the whimsically simple letterpressed save-the-date announcement and matching tree branch mailing...Giving Tree Save the Date Wedding Announcement for Fall... »
 
 

Chicago Skyline Notecards and Lined Envelopes

Free Printable, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

My favorite Chicago mommy blogger Janna Devylder, sons Gus and Eli, and husband John are moving to Savannah to teach at SCAD. So I decided to make them a goodbye gift. These handmade, bright,...Chicago Skyline Notecards and Lined Envelopes... »
 
 

Fourth of July Waterproof Coasters

Decorations & Favors, Free Printable, Holidays, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

More decor for our upcoming Fourth of July - slash - Shane's birthday BBQ. I took Martha's Fourth of July parasols and turned them into a neat matching Fourth of July waterproof coasters. Supplies:...Fourth of July Waterproof Coasters... »
 
 

Fourth of July Paper Napkin Rings

Decorations & Favors, Free Printable, Holidays, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

Shane's birthday is the Fourth of July so today I started to make some fun decorations for him. Martha Stewart has a super cute Fourth of July paper napkin ring template on her website....Fourth of July Paper Napkin Rings... »
 
 

Recycled wrapping paper sewn wedding card

Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Recycled Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour, Weddings

My downstairs neighbor Susan gave us a beautifully wrapped wedding gift in thick, shiny silver and pearl-like white wrapping paper. Channeling my mom, I decided to fold up the shiny white and silver paper...Recycled wrapping paper sewn wedding card... »
 
 

High School ‘Secret Passed Note’ Engagement Party Invitation

Inspiration, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Vintage Inspired, Weddings

Leave it to Heather Crosby to come up with an invitation concept that I've never seen before. Heather's beloved brother Chad and his lovely bride-to-be Shayda met way back in high school. A chance...High School ‘Secret Passed Note’ Engagement Party Invitation... »
 
 

Sewn return address on envelopes and matching custom photo stamps

Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Sewing Projects, Weddings

We customized the envelopes for our wedding invitations using a couple of easy tricks: Sewing our return address on the back of our envelopes and adding custom photo stamps from PhotoStamps.com. Supplies: A7 size...Sewn return address on envelopes and matching custom photo stamps... »
 
 

Sewn invitations

Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Sewing Projects, Weddings

Here are our sewn fabric wedding invitations that were featured in the The Knot's 2007-2008 Fall/Winter National Magazine and "Amazing Wedding Cakes" on WeTV. After searching fabric stores, websites and even ebay, the poppy...Sewn invitations... »
 
 

Super simple wedding menu

Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Weddings

Time consuming, yes. Overkill, perhaps. But I think wedding menus are totally worth it. Wedding menus are that extra detail that helps add anticipation while guests wait to be served at their tables. But...Super simple wedding menu... »
 
 

Reserved signs for wedding ceremony

Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Weddings

Here's a detail that I thought of late in the wedding planning game. We put these reserved cards on front-row ceremony chairs intended for our families. It was easy to make them and they...Reserved signs for wedding ceremony... »
 
 

Double zigzag sewn wedding program booklet

Free Printable, Invitations & Cards, Paper Crafts, Weddings

I had a ball designing our ceremony programs as small, handsewn booklets. Our non-denominational readings that Shane and my friend Liz found were super cool and so I wanted to our guests to be...Double zigzag sewn wedding program booklet... »
 
 

Placecards / escort cards / seating cards

Decorations & Favors, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Parties & Birthdays, Weddings

Here's a simple placecard design that's equally at home at weddings and showers or the Thanksgiving dinner table. Fabric edges are intentionally left raw to enhance the Holly Hobbie, handmade vibe. Supplies: Kathy's free...Placecards / escort cards / seating cards... »
 
 

Table numbers sewn with poppy flowers and leaves

Decorations & Favors, Free Printable, Paper Crafts, Sewing Projects, Weddings

If you're like me table numbers are probably one of the last details that you're thinking about. But they can be a key way to dress up and personalize your tables. I sewed the...Table numbers sewn with poppy flowers and leaves... »
 
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