How to Make an Adorable Heart Lantern …

Our lovely friend, Laurel from A Bubbly Life created these ADORABLE black and gold heart lanterns for the PB Teen blog and we are in love! The lanterns are inspired by this season’s new Emily and Meritt collection (swoon!). I am going to order this black heart duvet cover + shams for Kate’s new room. I am completely + totally obsessed with it. That gold canopy bed is


Real Simple Magazine :: A to Z Guide to Cleaning

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Cooking Light and Real Simple, but all opinions are my own. #pmedia #FreshandFab We love Real Simple magazine! Each issue is filled with easy tips to make your life more organized. The April issue has a fabulous feature called “The A to Z Guide to Cleaning Almost Anything” and


Darling Mini Gold Banner :: Tutorial

Hello TomKat Studio friends! It’s Jessica from Pen N’ Paper Flowers and I’m back to share a cute mini gold banner that can be created in a matter of minutes. You can use it to create fun party accents for your next celebration or even to adorn some of your home decor items; think mirrors, canvases, mantles, art prints and more. Supplies Needed Flag Paper


How to Make A Paper Photo Ornament :: Craft Tutorial

Hello friends! I hope you had a lovely long weekend! We spent the weekend up at our house in the pines with a nice mix of work and relaxation! It is coming together beautifully and I can’t wait to finish the decorating so I can have photos taken to show you the renovation. I absolutely love being up there because everything is brand new and

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How to Create Your Own Custom Logo Artwork :: Tutorial

In case you missed my post this weekend, I shared the custom canvases I designed for my latest Shutterfly projects. Now, I’m going to show you how to create your own, using a free photo program and fonts! Are you excited? I’m a little nervous about teaching this, so my fingers are crossed that I do a good job and this step-by-step tutorial is easy


How to Make Gumball Lollipops :: DIY Party Favors

Well, hey there everyone! Amber here from Damask Love to share a crazy simple idea for making the cutest little gumball treats you ever did see! I wracked my brain to come up with a creative, simple and unique idea for gumballs…and I think this one fits the bill. For this project, you’ll need: 4″ circles cut from cellophane paper A wooden skewer Baker’s Twine


Shooting Star Pinata : DIY Party Idea

Ready for an awesome DIY pinata idea? Perfect for birthdays, July 4th, and baby showers, this shooting star pinata doubles as a great party activity as well as stunning decor. Check the full project out on Confetti Pop. Image by Todd Hafermann for Confetti Pop.

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DIY Pom Pom Cupcake Toppers :: Cupcake Monday

Another week means another fabulous Cupcake Monday here at the TomKat Studio! Let’s kick it off with a cheery yellow pom pom topper we spotted here from 6 Bittersweets. Festive and ruffly, we love this DIY idea for a wide variety of occasions. It’s perfect for a baby shower, bridal shower, birthday, or even “just ’cause”! What are you waiting for? Get out your supplies, and

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Easter Egg Hunt + Egg Decorating Party for HGTV

Good morning, friends! I am so egg-cited (giggle, giggle!) to share our latest project for HGTV with you! This Easter Egg Hunt and Egg Decorating Party for Kids is filled with fun ideas, free printables, DIY crafts and recipes! Though you usually see pastel colors for Easter decor and parties, I thought it would be fun to change it up this year and go with a


Valentine Gumball Tubes with Free Printable Tags!

Hello friends! We ended up having to cancel our big Valentine’s Day shoot when I was sick, but we had a few ideas that we still want to share with you! Gumball tubes are always a fun treat to give to your kids and perfect for classroom treats or party favors. I created these cute “You Blow Me Away, Valentine” tags that fits perfectly on our

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Eat, Drink & Be Merry Party :: Sweet Customers

Our sweet friend, Annie from Annie’s Eats recently hosted her annual Christmas party, and as usual, we love what she did! The Sugar Cookie Christmas Tree is absolutely adorable and we love the Hot Chocolate Bar she setup! She used a blue, silver and white color scheme and used our Heavenly Holiday Printable Collection to tie it all together. Visit Annie’s blog post for more

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Patriotic Pinwheels :: Cupcake Monday

Hi, it’s Carrie Sellman from Half Baked – The Cake Blog.  I’m excited to be back today, sharing a new cupcake tutorial just in time for the 4th of July holiday.  I’m putting a fun spin on the traditional stars and stripes of the American flag.  Patriotic Pinwheel Cupcakes!  With bold stripes and playful dots, these fondant toppers are a festive addition to your Independence