Best Friends For Frosting » DIY Dessert Recipes, DIY & enertaining inspiration for pretty & creative living. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:00:20 +0000 en-US hourly 1 12 KID-FRIENDLY CRAFT IDEAS FOR PARENTS Sat, 19 Apr 2014 18:00:36 +0000

Taking on a few do-it-yourself projects with the rest of the family is a great way to bond and be productive at the same time. There is a certain feeling of pride you can only get from making something with your own two hands. Sharing that experience with your spouse and kids makes it even […]]]> 0

Nothing says “spring” like flowers, but it’s too easy to just pick a few from the ground and stick them in a vase. Why not challenge your florist skills and follow this gorgeous succulent flower arrangement tutorial by our contributor Krista of Sugar Love Chic? A dense ring of bright flowers really makes the succulent […]]]> 0
DIY PAINTED KNIFE HOLDER TUTORIAL Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:00:00 +0000

Have you redone your kitchen to a T? Have you added a little creative pop to everything you could think of? We bet you didn’t think of this unique idea by our contributor Raquel of Horses and Heels… and don’t worry, neither did we. This DIY painted knife holder project is a definite standout, and […]]]> 0
DIY EASTER BAR CART TUTORIAL Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:00:57 +0000

Bar carts are ideal to use for themed events because you have so much creative room! This happy and bright DIY Easter bar cart idea by Mary Beth of Bungalow M uses all our spring staples like pastels, flowers, and sweet candies. With top space for champagne and spirits and lower space for kid-friendly snacks and […]]]> 1
DIY STUDDED FLATS TUTORIAL Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:00:38 +0000

  These shoes have attitude! If you love slipping on simple flats for daily wear but want to add a little oomph to the look, this is the perfect solution. Our contributor Raquel of Horses and Heels is here with a simple DIY studded flats tutorial that can be done to any color flat you want. Here’s […]]]> 0
TUTORIAL: TULIPS PLANTED ON A CAKE STAND Tue, 08 Apr 2014 16:00:44 +0000

It’s time to get crafty for the spring! Today we feel inspired by this tulip “recipe” from The Plant Recipe Book by San Francisco garden expert Baylor Chapman. The book is a step-by-step guide to crafting centerpieces with living plants, and what’s more perfect for BFFF than a tulip centerpiece planted on a cake stand? […]]]> 1
DIY SPRINKLE LIPSTICK TUTORIAL Thu, 03 Apr 2014 18:00:02 +0000

Pucker up! These clever party favors by Melissa of Design Eat Repeat combine our two favorite things: makeup and sprinkles. The tasty-looking tubes are so simple to make that you can either prepare them before a party, or have your guests join in on the crafting fun! Here’s what Melissa has to say: “A wise old […]]]> 0
HOW TO MAKE A POM POM PARTY THEME Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:00:43 +0000

A party can always use a pop of color, so why not try this pom pom party theme idea by our contributor Krista of Sugar Love Chic? The contrast of the colorful little pom poms against pearl white balloons is gorgeous, and they make cute food labels too. Try them out at your next party […]]]> 1
9 CREATIVE DIY EASTER IDEAS FOR KIDS Sun, 30 Mar 2014 16:00:00 +0000

Celebrate Easter this year with kid-friendly activities that your children will love! There’s so many more ways to spend the season than just hunting for eggs. It’s the perfect opportunity to spend time with your kids and bring out their creative and imaginative personalities. From sweet cakes to bunny headbands, here are 10 activities to incorporate […]]]> 3
LOVE PINEAPPLES? 16 THEMED PROJECTS JUST FOR YOU Fri, 28 Mar 2014 18:00:10 +0000

If you love pineapples, this is the post you’ve dreamed about! The fruit can be used for way more inspiration than just snacking. With clip-on nail art and decoration DIYs to recipes, we guarantee that you’ll be ready to throw a pineapple party when you reach the end of the list. So sit back, relax, […]]]> 1
7 FUN NEW THINGS TO TRY THIS WEEK Fri, 28 Mar 2014 18:00:02 +0000

  Elevate everyday life by shaking things up! Sometimes we get so busy that we might forget to “celebrate the every day,” but it’s time to get back into action. From baking to DIY projects, we’ve discovered seven new things for you to try in your spare time. Fight the food fight against boredom and […]]]> 2
LET’S GET HOPPY! 21 EASTER-THEMED DIY PROJECTS Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:00:00 +0000

Make your Easter festivities extra special this year and save money at the same time by doing some DIYs! Don’t be scared — we know not everyone’s completely comfortable with DIYs, but now is the time to try. We’ve rounded up free printables, upcycling, and craft ideas for you to try. Feel free to get as […]]]> 1
DIY SPRING FLOWER CROWN TUTORIAL Thu, 20 Mar 2014 16:00:39 +0000

We’re kicking off the first day of spring with a gorgeous DIY flower crown tutorial made by Shannon Mahoney of Thistle & Honey and photographed by Nicole Dianne! Whether you’re heading to a backyard party or just want to feel like a spring queen, these crowns are the perfect project for you to try. No two flower crowns […]]]> 3
MAKEUP PALETTE GLITTER ART TUTORIAL Thu, 20 Mar 2014 16:00:00 +0000

 Repurposing has taken a sparkly turn! Today we’re loving this gorgeous DIY glitter art project by our contributor Jessica Huizenga of The Confetti Bar. We love pretty makeup palettes, but who knew a grid of dots could look so stunning on its own? Here’s what Jessica has to say: “Did you ever find something that […]]]> 0
OH JOY AND TARGET GIVE PARTY INSPIRATION Wed, 19 Mar 2014 00:12:11 +0000

Readers, if you’re like us then you love to hit up Pinterest and see what the creative minds of the internet have put together to share. Now Target has teamed up with Pinterest sweetheart and blogger Joy Cho (as well as a couple more Pinterest faves) to release their very own, fabulous product lines to […]]]> 3

There’s nothing like the lovely light of a candle, but if you’re not thrilled at the idea of dealing with fire, there are easy (and glittery!) ways around it. Our contributor Jessica Huizenga of The Confetti Bar has dreamed up some cute and sparkly decor for battery-operated candles. Purple, green, and gold are the official colors […]]]> 0
10 TIPS ON KEEPING YOUR DESK ORGANIZED Fri, 07 Mar 2014 17:00:00 +0000

Albert Einstein once said, “If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, of what, then, is an empty desk a sign?’ BFFF’s answer: an open mind. And what’s better than an open mind that’s waiting to be filled with ideas, inspiration and innovation? But the only way to get that open mind […]]]> 3
DIY HOT AIR BALLOON PARTY DECOR Wed, 05 Mar 2014 17:00:56 +0000

If you’re looking for some standout decor for your next birthday party, it’s time to get fun and floaty with these DIY hot air balloon decorations by our contributor Madeline Trait. These simple “balloons” are paper lanterns that are easy to decorate. Attach with twine or ribbon to homemade baskets, and voila! You’ve got whimsical […]]]> 1