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HOW TO MAKE DIY GLITTERED PUMPKIN PLACE CARDS

Fall is definitely upon us, and we can’t wait to get crafting! As you’re gearing up for your Halloween celebration, or working on your Thanksgiving plans, be sure to add this gorgeous DIY to the mix. We’re thrilled to have Katie Taylor from Spray Paint and Chardonnay with us today to share these fantastic Glittered […]

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9 FUN WAYS TO ADD AN EXTRA DASH OF SPARKLE TO YOUR DAY

Here at Best Friends for Frosting, we are believers of sparkles, confetti, and pink. What can we say, there’s just something so undeniably fun and free-spirited about a spontaneous sparkle-filled party or ultra-sparkly accessory. If you fear that you’re missing out on all the fun, then check out these easy ways to add an extra […]

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HOW TO MAKE DIY FLAMELESS GLITTER VOTIVES IN MARDI GRAS COLORS

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 […]

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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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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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DIY GLITTER PLANTER

Glam up and show off your plants with glitter planters! Today we’re highlighting these sparkling DIY Glitter Planters by The Glitter Guide. The process is so easy, you can make these planters for any occasion.  The Glitter Guide suggests using them as handmade party favors, but they could also be a great project for a child’s birthday […]

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GLITZY CANDIED APPLES

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 […]

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DIY GLITTER HEELS

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 […]

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HOW TO MAKE A DIY CONFETTI BANNER

This DIY confetti project by our DIY Project Contributor Jessica of The Confetti Bar will make you want to party all the time! Confetti banners are quick, fun, and easy to make before big events. The best part? It’s a cinch to customize them for whatever theme or occasion you’ve dreamed up. Simply change out […]

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EGGNOG SHOOTERS RECIPE

Last year, Melissa shared her special recipe for sparkly eggnog shooters on Hostess with the Mostess. One year later, we’re thrilled to debut the post on Best Friends for Frosting just in time for the holiday season! These shooters are creamy, yummy additions to any party table when dessert time rolls around– and who can […]

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TASSEL DRINKS

These adorable frilly little drinks are a must-have at your next event. The best part about these drinks are that they are made out of recycled glass Coke bottles — yes, they still sell Coke in glass bottles! All you need is some paper, tissue, and pom-poms to dress up the bottles. Chelsey of Bright & […]

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HANGING OUT WITH JESSICA HUIZENGA OF THE CONFETTI BAR

As you well know, we’re all about celebration here at BFFF. And we just love to meet others in this creative industry who share that same feeling. Jessica of The Confetti Bar is just that party person! She’s so colorful, full of life, and we definitely bonded over our love for confetti and glitter! Jessica […]

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Stephen Brown of Glitterville

Craft and glitter guru Stephen Brown does it all. Whether he’s working with a team of skilled craftsman designing his own elaborate ornaments for the holiday season or dreaming about what festive holiday event to throw next, it’s apparent that Stephen is in a constant 24/7 holiday mode that has fueled his successful career. A […]

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Ball Drop Cupcakes Recipe

We can’t believe New Year’s Eve is already right around the corner. And even though we’d probably all filled up on our fair share of sweets by the time Christmas rolled around, we can’t possibly turn down dessert on the last night of the year! These Ball Drop Cupcakes are the perfect treat to indulge […]

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Holiday Gift Guide with Tessa Lindow-Huff of The Frosted Cake Shop

Hi everyone! Today we’re excited to have Tessa Lindow-Huff of The Frosted Cake Shop here to share some gift ideas for this holiday season. Here’s what Tessa has to say about her top picks: 1. These are the most beautiful plates ever!  I got a set for my wedding, and I’ve been in love with them […]

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DIY Glitter Flatware

A little sparkle and shine to dress up your festive tablescapes…  Jenny at Oh Happy Day has dreamed up the most gorgeous DIY glittered flatware! Jenny uses glitter paint to alleviate the mess of loose glitter.  The glitter paint allows for more control over the density of glitter.  You may choose a lot or a […]

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