Loom Inspired Rubber Band Garland
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My 8 year old son gets all the credit for this DIY.  Last month he was super in to those loom bracelets.  One day I had a bunch of rubber bands sitting out and he started linking them together like you would if you were making a bracelet.  Duh.  That would make for a super…

New Garland from The Flair Exchange and Facebook Giveaway!
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Don’t you love this garland?!  My pal Carmen, of The Flair Exchange, just launched the Cross + Plus Garlands in her fab shop!  I’m in love.  I’ve been toying with the idea of hosting super simple giveaways over on my Facebook page.  No jumping through hoops.  Just leaving a comment.  Simple as that.  Carmen graciously…

April Loves
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April is a busy month for birthdays in my family.  I try to make my party decor but sometimes you just have to outsource.  I flipped out over this black and white pennant banner at Target.  I mean, it sort of the coolest ever.  I will be reusing this one for sure!

DIY Minecraft Birthday Banner
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I freaking love those pre-made banners they sell in the stores.  You know, the ones with mostly primary colors and they say the generic terms like, “happy birthday” or “happy anniversary” and are held together with brads?  Urban Outfitters sometimes carries them that have profanity in them too, but my kids don’t know what all…

Straw Garland Party Decor Kids Can Help With
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Do your kids always want to help you when you are in DIY crunch time leading up to a party?  Mine do.  And while I love that they want to spend time with me and be part of it, it sometimes slows me down.  So I came up with the idea to have them make…

Mini Mylar Alphabet Balloon Reusable Garland
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YOU GUYS!! I have found the coolest balloons ever!!  We all know how rad the large mylar letter balloons are, but awhile ago I did some searching to see what I could find in the way of smaller letter balloons.  I found some and used them at Lauren’s bridal shower.  But they had to be…

DIY Holiday Garland using Kids Photos
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I have a really easy DIY holiday garland for you today.  (Yes grandmothers, I made extra sets for you guys too).  Simply take photos of your kids, add letters in an editing program (I used illustrator but I think Pic Monkey works too) and have the photos printed in an hour (try to find a…

Easy Fabric Fringe Garland
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I think with Earth Day coming up, these reusable fabric fringe garlands are the perfect thing to make.  I first used these garlands at Lauren’s For, Like, Ever themed wedding shower. You just need fabric (if you want really long garlands, you will need to make sure that you have continuous yardage of fabric –…