Turn a plain notebook into a fabulous and fun one with just a bit of that mesmerizing reversible sequin mermaid fabric. Flip the sequins back and forth with a brush of your finger and watch the color change. You'll love it, and so will anyone lucky enough to get this as a gift! Best of all? No sewing required. It starts with a plain notebook from the dollar store and is finished off with a h
Make this flower garden themed gift basket for Mother's Day or Teacher Appreciation Week using just items from the dollar store. The Teacher appreciation Week version includes instructions on how to make easy origami flowers out of cash.
Make durable faux wax seals for your envelopes and favors that won't crumble! They're made out of polymer clay like Sculpey or Fimo. Add them to invitations, envelopes, favors, and so much more. It only takes about 15 minutes (including baking time) to make up a bunch of these beautiful embellishments!
Planning a party with fiesta flair for Cinco de Mayo or Dia de los Muertes? These miniature tissue paper flowers look like the classic Mexican folk art tissue paper flowers and make the perfect party embellishments.
I love beautiful gift wrapping! And I really love it when it gives you a little hint at what might be inside the package, like this boho style gift packaging. This package is wrapped in pretty wrapping paper, of course, but then accented with leather and lace instead of ribbon, and a gift topper made with feathers and silk flowers. A beautiful mix of materials.
I only had a few hours to pull this costume together, and love how it turned out. Our little flower fairy costume features a tulle tutu skirt and a bodice made from real leaves. It's almost no-sew, too, and could easily be done without any sewing at all.
Add a little bit of fairy or woodland magic to any cake or cupcake with these sparkly, edible gum paste toadstools. They're extremely easy and quick to make, and add the perfect whimsical touch to your baked goods.
I love Pottery Barn's rustic rope serving trays, but not the $70 price tag. My version only took a few minutes to make and cost about $2. All it took was a little bit of rope, some foam core board, and a glue gun.
Super easy pop up techniques can be used to make amazing cards and invitations, like this one for the My Little Pony birthday party. A single technique is used here--just layered three times--to make this cute mountain scene.
I'm so excited for the new How to Train Your Dragon movie! And I even got to make these fun fondant topped sugar cookies for an amazing party thrown by Frog Prince Paperie. Check out that website for tons of party details, and visit the Tikkido blog for a tutorial for making these cookies yourself.
Use printer paper and bargain plain white gift bags to create these stunning, sculptural, monochromatic paper flower gift bags. What an elegant way to wrap a gift for any occasion! The smallest bags would make amazing wedding favors.
I created a tutorial to show how to make a costume of Peter Pan's escaped shadow. It's a fun twist on a traditional costume, and it's incredibly easy to make. No sewing required! Just a little felt, scissors, hot glue... it's easy!