Wedding Crafts, Bridal Party Ideas and More

If your (or a loved one’s) big day is approaching, you probably have a lot of uses for wedding crafts. Or maybe you just need a little inspiration! From bridal party ideas to DIY bridal shower favors, we can help you create beautiful, unique and affordable wedding craft projects. Click on any project image below for detailed instructions, supply lists and more.

Orange Gingerbread Sugar Scrub Recipe

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Sugar scrub cubes are the perfect, one-time-use scrub that makes exfoliating your hands, feet or even your body a breeze!  These also make the perfect inexpensive, yet impressive gift!  Place a few of these in a cute little jar and you have a wonderful holiday gift to give this year!  Or you can make them and “gift” them to yourself because after you make and try these, you might not want to give them away!  Either way, this orange gingerbread {Read More}

Homemade Soap Recipes: 3 Holiday Pine Combos

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If you read my golden Menorah post, you might have noted that I am a BIG fan of the Evergreen Pine fragrance.  BIG FAN.  I decided to try mixing it with a few different scents for a fast and easy stocking stuffer for Christmas.  I experimented with several homemade soap recipes and combinations and am excited to share my results with you!  Today we are going to make 3 homemade soap recipes: Peppermint Pine marbled soap, a Lavender Pine & {Read More}

Nontraditional Mercury Glass DIY Menorah {Or Holiday Centerpiece!}

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Today’s project is a simple one that packs a big atmospheric punch!  The classic Menorah includes 9 candles on one holder with the middle candle raised.  These can often be quite pricey, but today’s DIY Menorah craft is absolutely affordable and can be adjusted for various faiths.   Supplies needed to make your own nontraditional DIY Menorah: Gold Mercury Glass Votives. Unfinished Wood Candle Base. Evergreen Pine Fragrance Oil. Baker’s Twine (Cappuccino – my favorite pack!!). Silver Paint and Gold Spray Glitter. {Read More}

Thanksgiving Pinecone Place Card Settings

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As a craft blogger, I think Thanksgiving tends to be overlooked between Halloween and Christmas crafts. I know I personally spend a lot of time making fun Halloween projects with the kids then jump right into Christmas decor and gift ideas. Sometime I need to tell myself to slow down and enjoy the calm November weeks before the holiday hustle and bustle. While I may already have holiday ideas in the works I do want to create a Thanksgiving tablescape {Read More}

15 DIY Halloween Party Ideas

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Are you planning on throwing a killer Halloween party this year? We want to help! There are SO many fun DIY Halloween party ideas out there, that it is hard to choose just one! We have rounded up 15 of our favorite DIY Halloween party ideas – including Halloween treats, decor, games, and more! Simply click on the image of the party idea you like, or the link above, to view the full tutorial. We hope that one of these Halloween party ideas inspires {Read More}

Paper Crafts Project: Paper Party Decor {With the Silhouette Cameo!}

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I love making paper crafts so much that I’m usually looking for any excuse to make more. Parties are the perfect reason to break out your paper crafting skills. With the Silhouette Cameo cutting machine, you can easily make just about any decor you need. For this Fall paper crafts party, I decided to go with a little bit of a non-traditional color scheme. Pumpkin, mint, kraft and white. I love it! Supplies needed to make your own paper crafts {Read More}

Pottery Barn Kids Inspired DIY Halloween Bat Chandelier

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I love to decorate for Halloween, and I prefer decor that is spooky but not scary.  This fun DIY Halloween bat chandelier, inspired by a piece from Pottery Barn Kids, is perfect for a Halloween party or just for decorating for the holiday. I used felt instead of paper, so you can display your DIY Halloween chandelier outside, too.  Wouldn’t this be fun on your front porch? Supplies needed to make your own DIY Halloween bat chandelier: 12 inch Metal {Read More}

Autumn-Leaf Oatmeal Spice Homemade Soap

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Today’s homemade soap craft is a very simple one indeed!  You need a few simple supplies and very basic artistic skills to create these simple, charming oatmeal spiced soaps.  Let’s start with the base! Supplies needed to make your own homemade soap: Oatmeal Soap Base Spice Medley Fragrance Oil Metal Leaves Food Coloring Gel and Paintbrush Glass or Ceramic Bowl for Mixing Soap Mold Cut your soap into cubes and melt slowly in a double boiler or very carefully in the {Read More}

Pumpkin Shea Butter DIY Lotion

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This DIY lotion is similar to my summer Coconut Oil ‘Day at the Beach’ Jars, but a little more substantial, yellow in color and smells like fall itself. The base oils are coconut oil and shea butter (pictured) found at bulk food stores, specialty groceries or online.  I buy mine at Amazon or Costco. The rest of the supplies for this DIY lotion can be ordered quickly online at Consumer Crafts. Supplies needed to make your own pumpkin shea butter {Read More}