7 Favorite Holiday DIYs & Silhouette Sale!

Christmas DIY crafts made with the Silhouette Cameo! Pizzazzerie.com

Calling all my crafters! It’s the Silhouette Black Friday sale (code = PIZZAZZERIE)! Every year, this is the biggest and best Silhouette sale! So I’m not much for fighting the crowds for Black Friday sales and definitely not on Thanksgiving day itself. Which is fab since this sale is online – woohoo! I’m excited to share 7 of my favorite holiday DIYs made with the Silhouette (above) and you’ll find the links to the tutorials below! The monogrammed Christmas ornament is mine from a couple of years ago. I’m monogram-obsessed which means my Silhouette comes in handy to monogram pretty much anything that doesn’t move in my house.

The specific Silhouette Black Friday sale details are below but first, these cute DIYs!

NOEL Holiday Sign: Such a cute decor idea! I love the lettering and think it’s so festive!
RUDOLPH Wreath: This wreath is just too fabulous! You must check it out!
CONE Christmas Tree: Wouldn’t several of these make a beautiful centerpiece idea?! Love!
CHRISTMAS Gift Tags: I love gift wrapping and cute packaging, and especially making my own, how cute!
GLITTER Garland: I could think of a million places to display this darling glitter garland!
PERSONALIZED Crate: So this isn’t a holiday DIY per se but I think it would be perfect as an alternative to a gift bag!
MONOGRAM Ornament: Here’s a direct link to my DIY for these glittered monogram ornaments!

The sale will run from Nov. 26, 2014 at 10pm MST through Dec. 8, 2014 at 11:59 MST

SALE CODE = PIZZAZZERIE

There are several sales going on so I’ve listed them all below! You’ll ALSO find 40% off at SilhouetteAmerica.com (*excluding machines, downloads, download cards, subscriptions and gift cards) PLUS Free Shipping on orders over $25 for the lower 48 states) so stock up on supplies!

Portrait Bundle –  Portrait machine & 1 free year to Club Silhouette for $179.99

CAMEO Bundle #1 - CAMEO machine, Designer Edition software upgrade, Dust Cover, 4 Tools and $25 Download card to the Silhouette Design Store for $269.99

CAMEO Bundle #2 – CAMEO machine, Design Edition software upgrade and 1 free year to Club Silhouette for $299.99

CAMEO & Portrait Bundle (One for you, one for a friend!) - CAMEO machine, Portrait machine and 2, $25 Download cards to the Silhouette Design Store for $299.99

To shop any of these bundles, visit the Silhouette site and use PIZZAZZERIE as the code! 

Tips for Last-Minute Thanksgiving Planning

Thanksgiving Party Planning Snack Time!
Thanksgiving Party Planning Snack Time!
Thanksgiving Party Planning Snack Time!

Even if you aren't hosting Thanksgiving (or any holiday meal), the season can still get a little hectic! I'm excited to share a few last-minute Thanksgiving holiday tips! Tis the season of what-to-wear, finding the perfect hostess gift, baking holiday treats, the list goes on - it gets hectic! Now that I have a little one, it's wilder than ever. I absolutely don't have everything together … { read more }

How to Host a Cookie Exchange Party!

How to host a cookie swap party!
Target Quaker Oats
How to Host a Cookie Exchange Party!

This post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Quaker. Thanks for supporting the brands we love! All opinions are our own. #QuakerUp #MyOatsCreation #CollectiveBias I'm all about starting new holiday traditions this year including hosting a cookie exchange party! They're a festive way to swap recipes, enjoy some tasty treats, and make lots of holiday memories! I can remember … { read more }

Happy Fall Porch Party

Host a Fall Porch Party
Host a fall porch party! Pizzazzerie.com for tips, ideas, and free printable!
Pumpkin Bowling!

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{Giveaway} Perfect Hostess Gifts for Holiday Parties

Celebrate the holidays with the perfect hostess gifts for parties! Pizzazzerie.com
Christmas Santa Dip Cup
Striped Ramekins

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Giveaway // The Traveling Apron Cookbook

Spicy Creole Crackers from Aimee Broussard's Book - The Traveling Apron Cookbook!
Aimee Broussard
Cutest book gift! The traveling apron cookbook! By Aimee Broussard

I'm so tickled to be sharing this cookbook with y'all today! The author? Aimee Broussard! She's my blogging BFF. This crazy world of full-time blogging can be a wee bit lonely from time to time since it's a lot of time spent behind the computer screen and behind the camera. I often miss having an office of coworkers and friends to bounce ideas off of. Enter Aimee! She's been my roommate for … { read more }

“Build a Spooky Skeleton” Halloween Party

Adorable 'Build Your own Skeleton" Party using CHEETOS! #cheetoshalloween
Adorable 'Build Your own Skeleton" Party using CHEETOS! #cheetoshalloween
Adorable 'Build Your own Skeleton" Party using CHEETOS! #cheetoshalloween

Halloween parties are truly my absolute favorite! I love the fun color palettes, the spooky treats, and decorations! I just have to share this neat treat idea that is perfect for the whole family. CHEETOS® Bag of Bones Snacks are limited edition and out now! I set up a cute little Halloween party all around the "build your spooky skeleton" idea. These are what I like to call a "party pleaser" - … { read more }

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Hooray for Labor Day! #tostitoslaborday
feta and dill dip for labor day! #TostitosLaborDay
Crunchy Apple Salsa for a Labor Day Party! #TostitosLaborDay

Labor Day weekend is here! It’s the last hurrah of summer and the start of the new school year as we slide into fall. My suggestion? No ‘labor’ing at all. Instead, grab your neighbors, friends, and family for a Labor Day party: chips and dip style! I’m sharing a few inspiration party images to get those juices flowing for your own “Hooray for Labor Day” party! So put a pause to laboring on Monday … { read more }

Apple Pie Themed Dessert Party!

Apple Pie party
Host an Apple Pie Themed Party, lots of tips and tricks!
"Sit for a Slice" - Cute Apple Pie Party!

I've partnered with Sam's Club and Collective Bias for this party! Read on for lots of apple-loving fall party inspiration! All opinions are mine alone.#CollectiveBias #TrySamsClub I'm super excited that fall is right around the corner! I can already smell all the caramel, pumpkin, and APPLE flavors in the air. My family and friends are all huge apple lovers. Apple pie. Apple crisp. Apple … { read more }

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Fabulous nautical themed baby shower ideas!
Sweet as can BEE Baby Shower!
Sweet as can BEE Baby Shower!

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