Lace Bridal Shower
The best man in our wedding is engaged and I had the pleasure of designing the shower for his bride-to-be a couple weekends ago! We were told that the bride liked lace and that the wedding colors included grey and blush pink so we based our theme off of these tidbits. Never underestimate the power of Baby's Breath. Bunches of these babies together are simply breathtaking. I made the centerpiece above by wrapping the stems of the baby's breath with floral wire and sticking them into a half circle of floral foam. Below I stuck stems directly into the chandelier.  [...]
DIY Baby Shower Gift
I found my new go-to baby shower gift and it's all about presentation. I have been told babies can never have enough socks and wash rags but that's just so PRACTICAL and dare I say it, boring. Unless, of course, they are disguised as...CUPCAKES!  Cute right? Well guess what? They're easy to make too. Here's what you need:Baby socksCupcake LinersTwine (rubber bands work too)Baby washclothsAnd here's what you do:1. Fold a washcloth in half, hot dog style.2. Fold the washcloth in half again.3. Take one baby sock (not the pair, just one) and stick your finger through the top of [...]
DIY No-Sew Pacifier Clips
I made these pacifier clips after seeing them on Pinterest but there was not a tutorial so I thought I'd share how I made mine. Materials Needed:Suspender/Mitten Clips (I actually used Ironing Board Clips I found at Jo Ann's because they were cheaper than buying multiple packages of individual suspender clips.) Velcro tapeGlue gun/ glue sticks (or thread/ sewing machine)12-inch long ribbon (as many as you want for however many clips you want to make)Optional: beads, lace, twine or anything else you want to use to dress up your clips. First of all, I'm no seamstress. I don't even know how to [...]
Pin! Pinning!
Pretty pins this week...Louis Vuitton BalloonsDIY Potluck Bowl Covers Cupcake Toppers Birthday Calendar Guestbook  DIY Gold Confetti Table RunnerHave a blessed and safe St. Patrick's Day weekend!
DIY Diaper Wrapped Bottles
Remember these diaper-wrapped orange juices from Jayde's baby shower?  Today I am going to share with you how I made them! Materials Needed:Glass Bottles. I bought these Archer Farms Lattes from Target to use as my bottles. You can buy milk bottles at various online party shops but I was in a time crunch and liked the size of these. Spray paint. I used silver but you can choose whatever color you want to coordinate with the colors of your party.GauzeBaby diaper pins (I found mine at Buy Buy Baby).1. Peel the labels off, pour out the liquid and wash the bottles [...]