DIY Solar System Couples Costume

   

DIY Solar System Couples Costume It’s Halloween costume time! And this year is a fun one because I got Ryan to agree to do a couples costume. When thinking about what to be, I was dead set on wearing something yellow (my power color of course). And what’s more yellow than sunshine?! So I’m the sun, and Ryan’s the planet + stars, making us the solar system! Both costumes can be made in a few simple steps, and in no time at all, which is perfect for all you DIY procrastinators out there. Here’s how: Continue reading…

DIY Travel Wall Art With Cricut + Martha Stewart

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DIY Travel Wall Art With Cricut + Martha StewartI’ve really enjoyed wedding planning so far, but truthfully I am most excited about our honeymoon! There’s going to be so much pasta, wine, and exploring that I wish we could just leave right now. Hint: we’ll be visiting the cities listed in the piece above!

Because we’re now 8 months out from the wedding, and 10 from the trip, I wanted to make something for our home to keep us excited as we get closer and to remind us of it for years to come. Turn the itinerary of a favorite trip into DIY wall art! Here’s how: Continue reading…

DIY Wedding Advice Box with Cricut + Martha Stewart

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DIY Wedding Advice Box with Cricut + Martha StewartWhen planning the guest list for our wedding, I’ve been told the same thing again and again from my married friends: chances are that you won’t get to talk to every person that attends. Rather than miss out on those conversations and try to remember all of them, that’s where this wedding advice box comes in! Give your guests an opportunity to leave you a note full of encouragement or advice for your journey ahead. Here’s how: Continue reading…

DIY Statement Earrings

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DIY Statement Earrings Earrings are such a fun way to work with FIMO because there are so many options for what you can create. From solid colors, to interesting patterns, different shapes and more, the possibilities are endless. All you need to know are a few simple tips and you’ll have a new accessory wardrobe in no time. Seriously, it’s addicting! Here’s how: Continue reading…