DIY “Trick or Treat Ghost”!

DIY Paper Ghost
DIY Paper Ghost Pouch!
DIY trick or treat paper pouch!

Hi, it's Sara from Confetti Sunshine here. Have you ever found yourself making something and wishing it was for you? Can I admit that I feel that way about a little paper ghost? It might sound beyond ridiculous, but I love paper and just about anything made out of paper.. even silly little printer paper ghosts filled with candy. Good thing they are easy and cheap enough to make that I can pop out … { read more }

DIY Multi Colored Tissue Garland!

DIY Multicolored Tissue Garland!
DIY Multicolored Tissue Garland!
DIY Multicolored Tissue Garland!

I hoard tissue paper. Not because I have to color coordinate my gift bags... okay... well, yes, I do have to do that. But more than that, I just love crafting with it! It is one of my go-to's when planning decorations for a party. Cheap, endlessly usable, and I can find just the right color every time. So, don't ever feel bad when you throw in an extra pack or two of tissue paper at the store just … { read more }

DIY Birthday Countdown Calendar!

DIY Birthday Countdown Calendar!
DIY Birthday Countdown Calendar!
DIY Birthday Countdown Calendar!

BIRTHDAY COUNTDOWN CALENDAR BY Sara of Confetti Sunshine, contributor for Pizzazzerie.com I love birthday traditions. It's always adds a special little excitement no matter what else is planned. And, a Birthday Countdown Calendar is a perfect tradition to start this year! My daughter is always counting down to her next birthday. And, while we can't start the countdown too far in advance, it … { read more }

Vintage Americana 4th of July Party!

Fourth of July Printables
Fabulous Americana Inspiration + Photos for Fourth of July!
Fabulous Americana Inspiration + Photos for Fourth of July!

We are beyond thrilled to share this gorgeous 4th of July party with you! Touches of vintage style combine with the Americana theme to create a truly perfect summertime soiree. The food included an array of American favorites like hot dogs and caramel corn - yum! The talented Lia Griffith teamed up with party planner Lisa Frank to create many of the decorations and will be sharing their DIY … { read more }

Party Decor: Sunflower Pomander Balls!

Summer Sunflower Pomander Ball Decoration!

Summer has started with a bang! I'm juggling a few big projects (can't wait to share them) and getting ready for the release of Frostings (so soon!). But I had to find time to share this cute idea for decorating a summer party. I love pomander balls (they're darling on top of candlestick holders or hanging above a table). This cute sunflower ball is perfect for summer celebrations on the back … { read more }

{Father’s Day!} Superdad Snacks!

Father's Day: SuperDad snacks!
Father's Day: SuperDad snacks!
Superdad Snacks - CUTE idea for Father's Day with free printables included!

SUPERDAD SNACKS If you find yourself with a SuperDad this Father's Day, look no further when it comes to getting the perfect gift. These superhero inspired labels are the perfect way to dress up Dad's favorite treats for a super good time. What you will need: SuperDad Printable Labels Dad's favorite snacks An assortment of food safe bags to repackage your super snacks Print and cut … { read more }

Styled Floral Favors for Martha Stewart Weddings!

Floral Truffle Favor!
Pizzazzerie featured on @MarthaWeddings

You might have seen our little news here, and I'm over-the-top excited that the feature went live on Martha Stewart Weddings! When the editors first contacted me, I was completely ecstatic. Create and style a project for MS Weddings? Of COURSE! The project features the hues from this spring's issue - cornflower blue + melon orange. Very pretty and perfect for spring. I decided to come up with a … { read more }

Fun News for Bloggers, Designers, Crafters, etc!

Graphics for Bloggers, Designers, etc!
Graphics Shop for Bloggers, Crafters, Party Designers, KoriClark.com

SO excited to share this EXCITING new shop that has opened up from my dear friend Kori Clark of Paper & Pigtails. Kori has helped me with more projects than I can even name (from the logo for Spiced to my Rehearsal Dinner). She's a total party rockstar and someone I truly admire. This graphics shop idea has been in the works for a bit so I'm SO EXCITED it's open! Are you a blogger, party … { read more }

3 Clever + Easy Teacher Thank-You Gifts!

Thanks for helping me SPARKLE Teacher Gift
Berry Sweet Teacher Appreciation Ideas
Donut I'd Do Without A Teacher Like You!

I have really talented friends. They continuously blow me away with their cute and clever ideas. These teacher appreciation gift ideas are no exception. So if you're looking for the perfect gift for your child's teacher, look no further! These ideas are simple, easy to follow, and are much more thoughtful than a pre-bought item. One of our very own contributors - Confetti Sunshine - is the clever … { read more }

DIY Piñata Party Invitation!

How to make a DIY Pinata Invitation!
How to make a DIY Pinata Invitation!
How to make a DIY Pinata Invitation!

This festive idea is from another one of our new contributors - Sara of Confetti Sunshine! Look for her posts on Pizzazzerie + check her out at on CS! Everyone loves a pinata! Drum up the excitement for your next party by making these fabulous DIY pinata invitations. You can easily match any party decoration or theme just by changing the tissue paper color. Your guests will be impressed and … { read more }