Thanksgiving Pinecone Place Card Settings


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}

DIY Chalkboard Place Card Favors

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 I tend to be a very practical person, and I’m drawn to crafts that are both fun and functional.  Instead of throwing or packing place cards away, why not extend their life?  These mini chalkboard place cards can double as favors for your guests!  After the party is over, guests can reuse the place card as a cute magnet. Supplies to make your own DIY place card favors: Framed Chalkboard Acrylic Paint – Poppy Orange Acrylic Paint – Antique Gold {Read More}

Thanksgiving Turkey Place Settings

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Today’s craft was inspired by a bored mommy crafting with her kids.  Anyone relate? If your kids are anything like mine, they love love love foamies.  Foam soccer balls, foam airplanes, foam hearts and stars and trees and even turkeys.  Yes, turkeys. Aren’t they cool? Yes…for kids. Would you want that colorful little turkey gracing the table at Thanksgiving though? Probably not. While the kids were crafting their own versions, I started playing around with the forms and came up {Read More}