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More FREE 2012 New Year’s Eve Printables!

With all the cuteness around the web, I just had to stop in and share more of the links I’ve found for free 2012 New Year’s Printables! They are SO cute! and FREE! So start your printers, ladies (and gents!) and get crafting for a night to remember!

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Setting the Mood for New Year’s Eve 2012!

Do Driver of Piggy Bank Parties walks us through her vision and inspiration for three different New Years Eve party styles. It really is amazing how a simple switch in color can make such a huge impact on a party and transform it from modern and chic, to funky and vintage. Any of these designs would be PERFECT for a fun and fabulous bash!

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2012 Free Printable Calendar from Anna & Blue Paperie!

We are all lucky ducks here this week! The sweet Anna and Blue Paperie {etsy shop} has decided to give all our readers her gorgeous 2011 desktop calendar! Woooo-eee! Time to get organized, ladies! It gets cooler; once a month is over, it turns into a notecard making 12 unique notecards (fits 4 bar envelope).

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A Pink Metallic New Year’s Eve Party

I love all things metallic – they have a subtle shine and a festive touch. Enjoy these ideas for adding a metallic look to your New Year’s Eve bash! Don’t worry, it doesn’t have to break the bank. Visit your local dollar store or party store to find inexpensive star decorations. Hang them from light fixtures or scatter across your tabletop.

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2012 New Year’s Eve Printables + Party Ideas!

New Year’s Eve is coming right up so we’re sharing some simple ideas to entertain in style as we ring in 2012 and say goodbye to 2011! I love this super colorful New Years Eve party from Lisa Storms for Fiskars! I love the idea of using wine or champagne corks with a simple slit cut in the top to hold countdown numbers!

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Kris Kringle’s Hot Buttered Rum & Red Velvet Bites!

A lot of readers ask what type of treats I love to give to friends over the holidays. They are looking for easy, delicious recipes that are perfect to give away. Check out some bite size Christmas treats here as well as some easy recipes here. For another idea, I took a few pictures of the RED VELVET CHEESECAKE BITES I gave away to my friends this year! Pair these with a hot buttered rum recipe for a delicious seasonal treat!

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Holiday Cocktail Recipe + Giveaway!

One lucky reader of this post will receive a SIERRA MIST NATURAL GIFT PACK containing a cocktail shaker, drink garnish/rimming sugars, party glasses, and a $50 American Express Gift Card!

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Free Printable Holiday Wine Tags!

Giving wine is a common hostess gift to give for all those holiday dinner parties, neighborhood gatherings, and other holiday celebrations. We thought we’d help you jazz up that bottle of wine with some free, printable holiday gift tags! Simple print on a cardstock, and cut!

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“Buddy the Elf” Holiday Brunch!

Creative holiday parties just make our day so this “Buddy the ELF” themed holiday brunch just took the cake! Elf is one of my absolute favorite holiday movies, and I think it’s such a cute idea to design a party all around your fave holiday movie! That’s exactly what Dina Hafez-Suggs of Deliciously Darling Events did for her friends!

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Spreading Real Cheer through Holiday Decorating!

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