Party Fun: Brown and Pink Baby Shower

Best Cupcakes Ever

My sweet niece, Michelle, had a beautiful little girl a few months ago; but, before that I got to do a few things to help make her baby shower pretty! Michelle wanted a shower that had some pink, but didn't want it to look like a giant pile of cotton candy had exploded in the room. Since she was using pink and brown for the baby's room at home, we used the same color scheme for the shower. I … [Read more...]

Crafting: Felt Winter Wreath

Finished and happily hanging!

The only craft I did for Christmas decorations this year was an easy felt wreath for our coat closet door. It's basically the first thing you see when you walk into our apartment, and I didn't want it to be naked. I wanted to make an ombre wreath, so I chose shades of blue. Like most crafts I do, I kept it pretty free form and simple. It's based on the same tutorial I used for the Thanksgiving … [Read more...]

Pinned And Done: Coffee Filter Wreath

Coffee Filter Wreath PSK

I've gone kind of wreath crazy. They are such an easy and relatively inexpensive way to decorate that I've made one every season for the last year or so. This one is one I did for Fall last year. It was easy, and I like how it turned out. The only thing I would have done differently (from the tutorial I used) would be to paint the form or otherwise cover it before adhering the coffee … [Read more...]