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12 KID-FRIENDLY CRAFT IDEAS FOR PARENTS

12 KID-FRIENDLY CRAFT IDEAS FOR PARENTS

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 better! Gather the family and put your creativity to work...

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HOW TO TAKE THE PERFECT CONFETTI PHOTO

What’s even better than creating your own cheery pile of confetti? Capturing it perfectly on camera! Today our contributor Jessica from The Confetti Bar is here with Marisa from Sassy Mouth Photography to share some tips for taking the perfect confetti action shot. Here’s what they have to say: 1. Make sure you use a type […]

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EASY CRAFTS TO MAKE WITH KIDS

There is nothing more special than creating something with your child; it’s an unforgettable bonding experience. Not only do you discover their interests and their style, you encourage them to be creative thinkers. With so many craft ideas out there, it can be hard to pick out the ones that your children will enjoy. To […]

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HOW TO ADD EXTRA SPARKLE TO YOUR LIFE

There’s just something about glitter that makes us smile. It can add some inviting shine to a display, dress up a look, or add a bold pop to your style. Whether you’re looking to wear something that sparkles or you want to incorporate a little glitter in your next party, we’ve got you covered. Check out […]

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DIY MINIATURE CUPCAKE FLAGS

No dessert is complete without a lovely presentation. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, we’re sharing a simple DIY for these adorable miniature cupcake flags by Stacy Wichelhaus of They So Loved Events. They’re a cinch to make, and will instantly add unique style to your Valentine dessert platter. Here’s what Stacy has to say: “Sometimes […]

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DIY BACKDROP DECOR

Hosting a party is a great chance to put your creativity to work! Instead of relying on party planners or pinning up the same generic decorations you use every year, impress your guests with handmade decor. Whether you’re looking for a minimal or dramatic look, we’ve collected some gorgeous DIY backdrops that will set the […]

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HOW TO MAKE A FESTIVE FLOWER HEADBAND

It’s time to get festive! This flower headband idea by our exclusive contributor, Madeline Trait of By Madeline Trait, is perfect for your next birthday or holiday party. Or you can live the BFFF motto and don the floral look to “celebrate the everyday!” Here’s what Madeline has to say about her headband tutorial. “Add […]

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HOW TO MAKE YOUR OWN WRAPPING PAPER

Why stop at DIY gifts when you can create your own unique wrapping paper too? Today we have an awesome guest post by Margaret of The Curious Calligrapher, who knows the power of personal handwriting. Say whatever you want with your pretty scrawl, so you can show your loved ones how you feel before they even […]

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HOW TO MAKE DIY SEQUIN LIPSTICK

There are two things that we just can’t get enough of at BFFF: style and sparkle. That’s why we absolutely love this sequin lipstick project by our exclusive DIY contributor, Jessica of The Confetti Bar. It’s the perfect project to try for the sweetest, pinkest holiday of the year! Here’s what Jessica has to say […]

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HOW TO MAKE SPARKLY CHIC GLITTER MAGNETS

  When we say we want to celebrate the everyday, we mean it!  Today we’ve got a great DIY glitter magnet project by BFFF founder Melissa Johnson. Use these magnets to spice up your fridge, your office whiteboard, or whatever you choose! This is our second contribution to Martha Stewart’s #12MonthsofMartha project. Check out Melissa’s […]

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HOW TO MAKE A DISCO BALL PARTY HAT

BFFFers, it’s time to put on your party hats— literally! As promised, today we’ve got the DIY tutorial for the cute disco ball hats that Stacy Wichelhaus made for her Chic Blue and White Birthday Party. These little hats are a cinch to make and add a stylish pop to any party outfit. Try them out […]

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DIY FURNITURE HACKS

The weekends come and go so quickly it sometimes can feel like you haven’t accomplished anything. Sure, you do the basic cooking and cleaning, but what have you done for you lately? On your next day off, why not work on your DIY skills with a few awesome furniture hacks? You’ll have fun and get […]

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HOW TO MAKE DIY CONFETTI STICKS

No matter what the theme is at your next bash, these colorful straws will make perfect party favors! Your guests will leave with sparkly reminders of all the fun they had. Or if you want these sticks all to yourself, set them up in a cute display anywhere in your house! There are plenty of […]

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