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Valentine’s Day Gift Idea: Custom Hot Sauce Tags and Labels

31st January 2018

DIY ValentinesI don’t know about you, but my husband and I are hot sauce obsessed in our home, we put it on almost everything. So when I started thinking about Valentine’s Day gift ideas, of course, it was the first thing that came to mind. In previous years I’ve had a lot of fun putting together a custom ‘fuego box’ for Joe, filling it with a variety of hot sauces, and having our very own sampling date.

If you and your partner are fellow chili-heads, then you’ll love these fun and fiery hot sauce custom tags, and bottle labels. They’re super quick and easy to make using our free printable – just download it, print it, cut it, and apply it… and get ready to turn up the heat this Valentine’s Day! Continue Reading


DIY Fall Wreath

26th October 2017

DIY Fall WreathDIY Fall WreathWhile the temperature might still be in the 70s here in Charleston, it doesn’t mean we’re not fully embracing the Autumn spirit, from heirloom pumpkins to seasonal foliage we’re for sure taking advantage of decorating our new apartment.

If you’re looking for a quick and easy way to add a touch of Autumn to your home, check out the tutorial below on how to create a simple and elegant DIY fall wreath with just a few supplies! (All of which were bought from Hobby Lobby for under $50!).

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Cricut Launches New Smart Cutting Machine

1st August 2017

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This morning Cricut had crafting and DIY enthusiasts on the edge of their seats awaiting a big new announcement from the brand. What was revealed in an Apple-style keynote streamed live on their Facebook page was a revolutionary new Cricut machine that can now cut fabric and sewing patterns straight from your computer. Self-titled ‘the ultimate smart cutting machine’, this is a huge and exciting advancement for Cricut and its users who have been asking for sewing related capabilities for years.

So what can the Cricut Maker do that the Explore can’t?

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10 Creative Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

24th October 2016


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I’m so happy that we are well into the autumn season now. The temperature has finally dropped (after a warm spell last week of 28°C/83°F in New York!), and the boots and scarves are officially on. Whilst I’m pretty sure this time of year is everyone’s favorite for many reasons, for me it’s all about the creativity it brings out in people. From decorating homes to making costumes, you get to see so much personality and flair in those around you. However, just in case you’re in need of some inspiration, check out these awesome creative (and no carve) pumpkin decorating ideas.
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DIY Party Fascinator

26th April 2015


Heading to the Kentucky Derby this weekend or hosting a Derby themed party and wondering what to wear? Here’s a quick and easy tutorial on how to make your own last minute fascinator! Continue Reading