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DIY TROPICAL COOKIE WREATH

DIY TROPICAL COOKIE WREATH

If you are looking for the perfect way to stand out at a holiday cookie swap party, then you have come to the right place! We are so excited to share with you how to make a tropical cookie wreath! Yes, tropical in December! Why not have best of both worlds and wow your friends with this fun cookie wreath. From flamingos wearing scarfs to...

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MAKEUP PALETTE GLITTER ART TUTORIAL

 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 […]

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OH JOY AND TARGET GIVE PARTY INSPIRATION

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 […]

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DIY HOT AIR BALLOON PARTY DECOR

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 […]

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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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