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Cristina Riches aka Bird, is the founder of BirdsParty.com. She's also a creative mom of two, published author, graphic designer, freelance photographer, magazine editor and unconditional party lover. Her party ideas and photos have been featured on numerous publications such as Forbes.com, CNN Entertainment, Parenting Magazine, Celebrate Magazine, All You Magazine, Elle Decor and MarthaStewart.com. She also regularly creates content for brands such as PBS Parents, HGTV, Coca-Cola, NestlΓ©, Pillsbury, PayPal, Mars, Hellmann's, Cultura France and Danone to name a few. 
Showing posts with label DIY & Crafts. Show all posts
Showing posts with label DIY & Crafts. Show all posts
Quick & Easy Halloween Party Crafts with Free Printables

Quick & Easy Halloween Party Crafts with Free Printables

Can you believe Halloween is 'round the corner?! Me neither! So I thought I'd better get my skates on and start sharing some spooky inspired posts asap. And today's easy crafty ideas are so quick and fun to make, even the kiddos can help - you'll get a good 30 minutes of peace (tried and tested), and that's always a great incentive to get kids crafting if nothing else! πŸ˜‹

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DIY & Crafts Spending with Big Rewards!

DIY & Crafts Spending with Big Rewards!

Thank you CreditCards.com for sponsoring this post. Visit CreditCards.com today to find the right card for you. If you've been following the blog for a while, you'll know how much I love to craft and DIY. Be it for party decorations, home decor accessories or tasty party treats. The homemade or crafter's way rules! So over the years I've amassed a pretty impressive collection of craft supplies, or as my husband calls it, a huge hoard/pile/mountain to rival Martha herself! πŸ˜‹

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DIY Slumber Party Teepee

DIY Slumber Party Teepee

Did you see the cute teepee we built for my daughter's unicorn themed slumber birthday party ? Well, today we're sharing the easy DIY steps! I say we  because I had a lots of help from my dear husband, who's very handy with a saw and drill. We brainstormed ideas about the tee pee design, and he basically built the thing for me! I made a quick video to help explain the steps, plus a printable building plan (IKEA style) that you can use to help you out, though it's pretty straight forward! πŸ˜‰

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No-Sew DIY Unicorn Sleeping Masks with Free Template

No-Sew DIY Unicorn Sleeping Masks with Free Template

Happy Friday, party lovers! :) Today I'll be sharing the quick and easy DIY tutorial for those super cute, no-sew unicorn sleeping masks from my daughter's unicorn themed birthday slumber party . These cute unicorn sleeping masks are perfect slumber party photo booth props as you can see, but they also make great party craft activities (my daughter helped me make them and we had tons of fun crafting together!), not to mention unique party favors for guests to take home after the party! 😍

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DIY Papel Picado Party Straws

DIY Papel Picado Party Straws

With Cinco de Mayo around the corner, we couldn't pass the chance to share our cute DIY for these papel picado fiesta straws! If you follow me on Instagram , you'd have seen them in our insta stories last week. Aren't they super cute?! Perfect to jazz up our pretty party straws for your fiestas and celebrations! πŸ˜‰ Check out the easy and quick DIY tutorial below!

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DIY Pretty & Easy Flower Crowns

DIY Pretty & Easy Flower Crowns

For my Mexican Fiesta this year (photos and recipes coming next week, so be sure to subscribe here not to miss a thing ! ), I decided to make some flower crowns to adorn our party outfits! Flower crowns are such a  fun party activity craft to make with your girlfriends for any event! Think bridal showers, spring celebrations, weddings, or come to think of it; a darling Mother's day craft too!  So we're bang on trend, right?! πŸ˜‹ Check out the easy DIY steps below.

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DIY Floral Table Runner

DIY Floral Table Runner

As promised in my Easter brunch post , today I'll be sharing the how-to for that gorgeous, but oh-so-simple, DIY floral table runner! This year I wanted something very colorful and very floral for my Easter brunch table, but that was also easy to make (possibly made in advance) and that packed the wow factor! I think this floral table runner ticks all the boxes, non?! 😊

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Rainbow Tablescape & DIY Balloon Garland

Rainbow Tablescape & DIY Balloon Garland

Saint Patrick's day is in three days, and if you're looking for quick and easy table decor ideas or last minute decorations, than this post is for you! πŸ˜‰ Did you see the pretty rainbow balloon arch we shared last week? Well, this DIY is a spin off, since we used the same technique to make a garland that you can use to decorate walls or as a table runner! We also made a quick video to help explain how we achieve this look with a simple party trick using regular balloons!

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DIY Easy Rainbow Balloon Arch

DIY Easy Rainbow Balloon Arch

Like promised on Instagram , we're gonna be bombarding you with color until St Patrick's Day. You're welcome! πŸ˜‹ Rainbows evoke something magical, don't they? So this year we're glad to be inspired by all things 'rainbow' for these celebrations. Starting with today's super easy DIY craft ,  with  NO-helium-required, no wire frame in sight, and that only uses materials you most probably already have in the house. Sounds good? Awesome! Let's get started!

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DIY Valentine's Balloon Favors with Free Printables 😍

DIY Valentine's Balloon Favors with Free Printables 😍

Can you believe Valentine's Day is only 4 days away?!  Thank goodness for these quick & easy balloon party favors or gifts that you can whip up in a jiffy, right?! They're great for classroom gifts, for neighbors or as part of a Galentine's day table place setting! The kids can totally help with this one, which is a huge bonus in my books - less for me to do! πŸ˜‹

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DIY Glitter Baubles Ornament Place-Card Holders

DIY Glitter Baubles Ornament Place-Card Holders

As part of my green and gold Christmas Holiday tablescape , I made these cute DIY glitter ornaments to act as place-card holders on my party table. They helped add a little shimmer and sparkle to each place-setting, and were SO easy and quick to make! I made them the night before the party. Just shows you can create something special and last-minute, without much effort. And THAT is my fav kind of craft!! πŸ˜‰

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