Lucky Gold Leaf Flower Pots

Tutorial on how to gold leaf flower pots for festive St. Patrick's Day decor

St. Patrick’s Day isn’t a holiday where I traditionally go all out with decorations. That doesn’t mean I don’t appreciate a festive piece or two around, and what is out has to be somewhat understated. (Nothing scarier than going to nose to nose with a fake leprechaun in the middle of the night!) As soon […]

Portable St. Patrick’s Day Good Luck Charm


The magic in an object is all about the story that is woven about it. My cousin, Eve, is such a master of making the ordinary extraordinary. For my daughter’s 5th birthday she painted a seashell with shimmery pink nail polish and gave it to Maddie and it was positively magical. When she gave it […]

Seed Packet Baby Shower Favor – Make it in 7 Minutes!

Seed Baby Shower Favor-2

This post is sponsored by as party of Crafty Hangouts. All thoughts and opinions are solely mine!   Party favors: you love them or hate them. They’re the last impression you leave on your guests, and sometimes the hardest part of the party planning process to come up with! Today in this video tutorial […]

DIY Thrift Store Cake Stands

DIY Thrift Store Makeover--Cake Stands!

This post was sponsored by Plutonium Paint through Crafty Hangouts, but all opinions in here are mine. Just a spoiler–I think Plutonium Paint is pretty awesome, and should definitely be in your craft box! In the five years I’ve been styling parties, I can say that hands down my two biggest tools I use to […]

Valentine’s Day Wall Art – Glitter and Stripes!

Valentine's Day Wall Art - Glitter love canvas

I had the chance to work with Made From Pinterest recently on their Love Potion #9 series, where I made up a littleĀ  Valentine’s Day Wall Art. After hemming and hawing for a bit over what I would do, I decided the big blank wall over my couch could use some holiday spirit. The original […]