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.
Looking for a fun DIY project to make this weekend? Today we’re sharing some fun and festive felt garlands that are perfect for St. Patrick’s Day. You can even swap the colors out to make them match your party decor or keep them as every day garlands! Here’s how to make your own… Supplies: colorful felt, twine or string, fabric scissors, and hot glue. Shades of green bunting: Cut four inch strips of felt in shades of green. Cut out a small triangle shape from the bottom of each strip. Put two hot glue dots on the back of each strip and carefully press a piece of twine to the glue. Rainbow garland: Cut three inch strips of felt in rainbow colors. Line up all
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
Looking for some sweet treats for your valentines? We’ve got you covered with these delicious s’mores kits! We even personalized them using Places for Faces and you can too! Here’s how… Supplies: cellophane treat bags (we used the ones for pretzel rods), fun-sized chocolate bars, heart-shaped Peep marshmallows, graham crackers, baker’s twine, and Places for Faces favor tags. All you need to do to create these tasty valentines is assemble the bags! We found that the marshmallow would stick to the sides of the bag, so we dipped the sticky side in granulated sugar before putting it in the plastic bag. Once the bags are finished, head over to Places for Faces and create your own custom favor tags! There are lots of Valentine’s Day stickers
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!)
Happy Friday! Together with Places for Faces, we created a personalized favor that your valentines are sure to love. Here’s how to make your own delicious Valentine’s Day sugar scrub… Ingredients: 1 ½ C white granulated sugar, ¼ C coconut oil (melted and cooled), 6 drops red food coloring, 5-10 drops essential oils. Directions: Mix all ingredients together in a bowl until combined. Transfer to glass jars (ours are from the Target Dollar Spot!) and tie with baker’s twine. Use Places for Faces to create customized favor tags! Print, cut, hole punch, and tie onto each jar with the twine. Give jars to your sweethearts or keep them for yourself! Places for Faces is the best way to customize your valentines, favors, desserts, and so much
Happy February! This month we are sharing lots of fun new projects inspired by Valentine’s Day! First up, we have a super easy canvas that you can give as a gift or keep for yourself! Here’s how to make your own… Supplies: 10×10 canvas, an X-acto knife, a stencil or printed quote, a self-healing mat, and pink spray paint. Directions: 1. Create a design or quote you’d like on your canvas and print it backwards (this will create a stencil that you will use on the back of the canvas!). 2. Place the canvas on a self-healing mat, face down. 3. Tape the stencil to the inside of the canvas. 4. Use the X-acto knife to cut away the letters or design (you will be