DIY Holiday Tablescape with Martha Stewart Crafts

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Holiday decorating is one of my favorite times of the year, and I officially can decorate full force after Thanksgiving this Thursday! In the spirit of holiday decorating, I have some great (and quick!) holiday projects I wanted to share with you all. Using Plaid's Martha Stewart Crafts products, I created three very easy projects that will dress up your dinner table in no time during the … { read more }

5 Thanksgiving DIYs for your Little “Turkeys”

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I definitely know and enjoy my role on Thanksgiving Day cooking in the kitchen and while that is entertainment enough for me, it is important to consider all the little turkeys that by mid-day have watched just about all the giant inflatables floating down 34th Street to last them a full year.  In an effort to keep the “when are we going to eat”-s down to a minimum, these fun and totally DIY and … { read more }

{Decorate} 5 DIY Fall Wreaths

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Spice things up with  festive fall wreath at your front door! I'll admit that I usually only break out a wreath during Christmas season, but this year I wanted to jazz things up a little earlier. I've done the work for you, scouring the web for the cutest fall wreath ideas. Some are very simple DIYs and others take a bit more work - but they're all very doable! VINTAGE PAPER LEAF WREATH by … { read more }

Tutorial: DIY Tissue Paper Pom Video

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Love those tissue paper pom-poms seen in parties and weddings? I just used them this past Sunday for a baby shower I helped host. Everyone raved about them, and the mom-to-be even took them home to decorate her nursery! Everyone asked how to make them, and I'm super excited to share this post for you! Learn how to make your own with this DIY video from Jacin of Lovely Little … { read more }

DIY Glitter Sparkly Tablescape

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GLITTER TABLESCAPE I'm a huge fan of all things sparkly so this DIY Glitter Tablescape designed by Hey Look for Glitter Guide is just right down my alley! The glitter isn't over-bearing, it's used cleanly + in all the right places. Check out The Glitter Guide for a full DIY on how to make the darling glitter votives seen in the tablescape above! Pick your favorite colors, grab some inexpensive … { read more }

{DIY} Free Fonts I Love for Party Decor

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When setting out to make a party truly unique, it all comes down to the paper elements for me {the placecards, menus, labels, gift tags, favor tags, signs, etc}. Styling these elements truly pulls a party together from the moment the guests walk in the door. Think about it, the invitation is the first element of the party that guests receive so it sets the stage for what's to come. If you're like … { read more }

{DIY Stenciled Tray} Martha Stewart Multi-Surface Paint

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When given the opportunity to partner with PLAID CRAFTS + MARTHA STEWART CRAFTS, I was ecstatic! Try out Martha Stewart's new line of multi-surface paints and stencils? Don't mind if I do!  Goodie box of amazing craft supplies?! It was like Christmas morning. I had an absolute BLAST dreaming up all the fun crafty ideas for parties (and at home decorating) that I will be creating with this craft … { read more }

{DIY} Decorative Paper Lantern Tutorial

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One of my favorite ways to add a special touch to parties is hanging either pom-poms, garlands, balloons, or paper lanterns from a chandelier or overhang. It instantly turns a simple party table into a roomful of color and pizzazz! These easy to make paper lanterns are perfect for displaying at birthday parties, holidays, and more! Coordinate your colors for your party. Hosting a baby shower? Use … { read more }

DIY Slate Cheese Serving Tray

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Hello Pizzazzerie readers!  Thanks so much for having me!  I’m ilene from Come on, ilene! and I’m flattered to be a guest today.  I started my blog after my wedding as an outlet for all my creative energies and to document all the random projects I’m working on.  Sites like Pizzazzerie have given me so many ideas! I’m honored to be guest posting today! The project I am sharing with you today is … { read more }

{DIY} Celebrating Father’s Day

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Looking for some fun crafts to make for DAD? Father's Day is around the corner so we are sharing 4 of our favorite tutorials for Dad! Happy Father's Day! BOW TIE WRAP Wrap little gifts + treats with bow ties or neck ties! Simply wrap bow ties around simple, wrapped boxes. Choose a simple wrapping paper and matching bow tie. Consider visiting vintage stores to find old bow ties in unique … { read more }