This post contains affiliate links. If purchased, I will receive a commission, but the price stays the same for you! Happy Monday! How about a little sparkle to start your week off right? Thanks to Wilton and Places for Faces, we turned some chocolate cookies into gold coins for St. Patrick’s Day favors! Here’s how to make your own… Supplies: chocolate sandwich cookies, Wilton gold color mist, cellophane treat bags, and Places for Faces favor tags. The above supplies contain affiliate links. If purchased, I will receive a commission, but the price stays the same for you! Directions: 1. Cover your work space with aluminum foil or paper towels. Place cookies on top. 2. Spray cookies with gold mist according to directions. Let dry. 3.
We are so sad that Valentine’s Day is over, but what luck that St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner! Today we’re sharing a fun and simple kids craft to get you in the lucky spirit. Supplies: green paper plates, scissors, a pencil, a single hole punch, white yarn, and a plastic sewing needle (optional). Directions: 1. Draw or trace a shamrock shape onto the back of a plate. 2. Cut the shape out with scissors. 3. Use a single hole punch to create holes around the edge of the shamrock shape. 4. Give your kiddos a piece of yarn (plastic sewing needle optional) and a prepped plate and let them get to sewing! This St. Patrick’s Day craft is a fun way to
Happy Friday! Today we’re sharing a sweet treat you can make (and play with!) this weekend. These tic-tac-toe boards are completely edible and so much fun to make and use. Here’s how… Supplies: graham crackers, pink candy melts, red candy melts, candy conversation hearts, wax paper, a cookie sheet, and a Ziploc bag. Directions: 1. Melt pink candy melts in a wide bowl according to directions. 2. Break graham crackers into squares and dip into pink candy melts. 3. Shake off excess chocolate (use a spoon to spread or even it out if necessary) and lay graham crackers on a wax paper lined cookie sheet. 4. Place in fridge to set. 5. Melt red candy melts and scoop into a Ziploc bag. 6. Cut off
Candy bouquets are the best kind of bouquets, don’t you think? These DIY Tootsie Pop flowers are so easy to assemble and make the sweetest gift for Valentine’s Day. Here’s how to make your own… Supplies: Lollipops, red felt, scissors, and an X-acto knife. Directions: 1. Cut a flower shape out one shade of felt and a smaller flower shape out of another shade. 2. Use an X-acto knife to cut a small X shape in the center of each flower. 3. Stack the flowers on top of each other and insert the lollipop stick into the center cuts. That’s it! For extra sturdiness you can add a bit of glue to the base of the lollipop (make sure to keep it on the wrapper!)
New Year’s Eve is just a few days away and we are busy decorating for the festivities! Today we’re sharing a DIY piñata project that’s perfect for candy or simply decor. Here’s how… Supplies: cardboard, scissors, masking tape, white crepe paper, and Elmer’s glue. Directions: 1. Cut out the numbers 2017 twice from cardboard. 2. With the remaining cardboard, cut out 1.5″ strips. The strips will go between the numbers to create the 3D shape. 3. Stack two matching numbers on top of one another. 4. Bend cardboard strips around the outside shape of the numbers and tape together. 5. If you want to fill these with candy, cut a hole in the top and pour candy inside before continuing. 6. Cut a length of
This post contains affiliate links. If purchased, I will receive a commission, but the price stays the same for you! Welcome back! We hope you all had the most wonderful holiday weekend! Now it’s time to get excited for New Year’s Eve! Today we’re sharing these fun and easy confetti poppers that you can personalize with Places for Faces. Here’s how… Supplies: confetti push pops, confetti, scrapbook paper, Places for Faces printable template, and tape. Directions: 1. Cut scrapbook paper to size and tape to the outside of a push pop. 2. Use Places for Faces to create your own personalized printable faces! 3. After printing, cut out the faces and tape them to the push pops. 4. Fill with confetti and enjoy! Hand out
Happy Friday! We are only a week away from Christmas weekend! If you’re looking for some DIY gifts, these hot cocoa kits are personalized, delicious, and sure to please. Here’s how we made them using Places for Faces… Supplies: glass jars with lids (we got these from AC Moore!), hot cocoa powder, candy canes, mini marshmallows, ribbon, scissors, a hole punch, and a Places for Faces printable. Directions: 1. Clean and dry the glass jars thoroughly. 2. Pour a packet of cocoa powder in the jar. 3. Crush candy canes and layer them on top of powder. 4. Add the mini marshmallows as the final layer and close the jars. 5. Use Places for Faces to create personalized gift tags! 6. Print out the gift
Happy Friday! If you’re looking for some fun holiday DIYs to create this weekend, we have just the thing for you! We used Places for Faces to personalize some glass ornaments and we love how they turned out! They make great gifts and with Places for Faces‘ print-from-home capabilities you can make these in no time! Here’s how… Supplies: glass ornaments, faux snow, glitter (optional), Places for Faces (we used the “Dessert Topper” template!), and scissors. Directions: 1. Use Places for Faces to create customized templates with Holiday stickers! 2. Print the templates from home. 3. Cut out the faces, leaving a half inch buffer at the bottom of each face. This extra bit of paper will rest on the bottom of the ornament so the face