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
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
DIY Light Bulb Vases Recycle those old light bulbs and create darling vases for your next party or event! Simply hang them from branches or outdoor yard hooks! Fill with small buds or greenery for a whimsical little vase! In order to sit upright, you have to set your light bulb on a round washer or some sort of rubber round in order for it
We’re excited to see a themed birthday party done with so many unique details + designs making this a new favorite party! Do your little ones LOVE Star Wars? Check out all the party details from Noelle & Kerry from Sweet Craft Cakes: “What 5-year-old boy isn’t fascinated with Star Wars? My son lives and breathes anything Star Wars. So there was no question what theme
We are gearing up for horse-racing season – one filled with big hats, sun dresses, mint juleps, and of course – lots of entertaining! Ashley Brook Designs has created an exclusive DIY video for all of our readers just for the Derby occasion! I have been so excited about this since she shared her idea with me. Using just a few items, you can create
Lavender Easter Brunch Lavender is such a soft pastel color and wonderfully Easter! This Easter table is all shades of lavender and so fantasticallly elegant! The centerpiece was made using rye grass and lavender cupcakes. Just take small purple tulips, wrap a little aluminum foil on the bottom of the stem and push into the cupcakes. Simple + elegant! We tapped the talents of one of our FAVORITE cookie
Spring is HERE! Time for backyard dinner parties, barbecues, and outdoor cocktails. We’ve rounded up 5 fresh + delicious Spring Cocktails perfect for your get-together. Try them out and let us know which one is your favorite! 1. Tropical Blue Margarita 1 1/2 oz Tequila 1 o zBlue Curacao liqueur 1 oz lime juice coarse salt Rub rim of cocktail glass with lime juice. Dip rim in coarse salt.
Easter is right around the corner so it’s time to start sharing some creative and crafty ideas for the season! First up is this “DIY EASTER EGG” idea inspired by one of our most popular posts, a feature of Frog Prince Paperie’s DIY Pomander Flower Ball made the same way! Paula of Frog Prince Paperie is a crafty one for sure! I was so inspired
CHALKBOARD PARTY & WEDDING IDEAS We are HUGE fans of chalkboard craft ideas around here! We’ve used chalkboard paint in our offices, homes, and of course…. PARTIES! Many of our readers have been chatting it up about their favorite chalkboard finds too, so we thought we’d dedicate a whole post to chalkboard. Drink Tags (LilBDesigns) Menu Board (source) Place Cards (House & Home) Chalkboard Candle (Mine
Easter Bunny Cakes on a Stick We’re excited for a FUN Easter DIY idea to get you ready for spring (after all, daylight savings is this weekend!) This one, friends, is EASY! We are not talking anything difficult, and it is a perfect and delicious DIY idea to do with the kids. We have all the details + products we used below but make this
Pomanders, or “Flower Kissing Balls” are gorgeous floral decorations at parties and weddings. It’s name is from the French pomme d’ambre or apple of amber – a ball of perfume. They were carried to protect against infections and diseases by modifying bad smells. Interesting huh? Well, today they’re used as a beautiful, hand-made decoration! My sweet friend Paula of Frog Prince Paperie (who I first
DIY: Lace Rosettes Hello fabulous readers of Pizzazzerie! Kristi here from Luna and Chloe Weddings. Last week I did a post on my blog where I used black lace for a variety of projects. One of those projects were these black lace rosettes… Well my lovely friend Courtney stopped by my blog and left a super sweet comment, but also asked for a tutorial on how to make them.