Best Friends For Frosting » Tutorials Dessert Recipes, DIY & enertaining inspiration for pretty & creative living. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:00:34 +0000 en-US hourly 1 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
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
HOW TO MAKE A DIY OMBRE HEART CAKE Tue, 28 Jan 2014 17:00:00 +0000

This Valentine’s Day, you’re going to fall madly in love… with this pretty pink cake idea by our exclusive contributor, Tessa of Style Sweet The little ombre hearts make neat decorations that your friends (or just that special someone) will eat up! Here’s what Tessa has to say about her heart cake: “Not everything for Valentine’s […]]]> 2
DIY NEON STRAW BUNTING Wed, 18 Dec 2013 17:00:25 +0000

The DIY highlight for today is a cute project from Smile and Wave. Inspired by the sweet colors of Valentine’s Day, this neon straw bunting is a simple way to add some color to your next get-together. It only takes one long piece of string to make a cute design that matches (or contrasts) your wall! It’s […]]]> 0
DIY FEATURE WALL Mon, 16 Dec 2013 17:00:05 +0000

Want to turn your basic-looking wall into one worth blogging about? Today we’re highlighting a step-by-step tutorial on how to make a feature wall by Kara Paslay Designs. With these quick and easy steps, you’ll wish you had thought of it yourself. Statement walls like these are gorgeous, modern ways to add a touch of glam without […]]]> 0
DIY STARBURST COCKTAIL GLASS Fri, 13 Dec 2013 21:00:18 +0000

If you’ve got a collection of plain cocktail glasses, it’s time to add some flair. Today we’re highlighting a fun DIY project from Palm Springs Style that you must try! With just a few supplies, you can transform them into stunning gilded pieces. The starburst shapes are cute and fun and the gold adds a level of sophistication. Before […]]]> 0
DIY ENVELOPE LINERS Tue, 10 Dec 2013 22:00:56 +0000

Today we’re highlighting these super simple and creative Envelope Liners by The DIY Bride. All you need is a ruler and a heavy piece of cardstock or cardboard to make the template. This is a great project for weddings, but it works for plenty of other things, like birthday party invitations, birthday cards, or thank you cards! […]]]> 0
GLITZY CANDIED APPLES Tue, 10 Dec 2013 21:00:30 +0000

Today we’re tossing the traditional candied apple aside and highlighting this glitzy twist by Ban.Do! This super fun craft is such a unique idea that we’re absolutely obsessing over. Eye-candy doesn’t get much better than this confetti dipped apple. What a fab reason to gather your girlfriends and throw a candy apple party that’s filled […]]]> 0
HOW TO LAYER NECKLACES Sat, 07 Dec 2013 17:00:01 +0000

It can be difficult to buy multiple accessories to go with all of your cute outfits, not to mention expensive. Today we’re highlighting this tutorial on layering necklaces from Devon Rachel!This tutorial shows you how to use the necklaces you already have to create entirely new looks. If you’re looking for something dressy for an evening […]]]> 0
DIY GLAMMED UP GOLD STOOLS Fri, 06 Dec 2013 22:00:15 +0000

Today we’re highlighting a simple and chic DIY stool makeover project by Brenda Bird Designs! It’s easy to pass up furniture that isn’t exactly what you’re looking for, but this chair makeover is sure to change your vision the next time you’re searching for that perfect piece. Take a basic chair from boring to brilliantly golden […]]]> 0
DIY COTTON CANDY GARLAND Tue, 03 Dec 2013 17:00:11 +0000

Today we’re highlighting this sweet DIY Cotton Candy Garland from the geniuses behind Oh Happy Day! For a creative touch at a party, this candy garland creation should be first on the checklist. You’ll be surprised (and so will your guests) to find that this simple tutorial is sticky-free. Serious love! DIY Cotton Candy Garland via Oh Happy Day]]> 0
DIY GLITTER HEELS Sun, 01 Dec 2013 22:00:55 +0000

Today we’re highlighting this sparkling DIY tutorial from Glitter and Grace  that’s sure to brighten the crafty side in you! Turn an old pair of heels from basic to brilliant with this easy project. Glitter heels are great for New Year’s Eve parties and fun celebrations. If you’d rather not glitter your entire shoe, we suggest […]]]> 0