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Crafty Soiree

Crafty Soiree #144: Colorful Crafts

Milk and Cookies Birthday Party

Hello Friends! Well this is a bit of a sad day for me. It's my last Crafty Soiree. I have so enjoyed throwing this fun party with my friend Katie from Katie's Nesting Spot. We've partied our way through a whopping 144 weeks of creativity! Thank you for joining us and for sharing your projects and recipes. Starting Monday, I'll be joining Project Inspired{d} with Cupcakes and Crinoline, Setting for Four, Dukes and … [Read more...]

Crafty Soiree #143: Happy Projects

Orange You Glad It's Almost Summer Gift

  Hi, it's so nice to see you at A Crafty Soiree. There is lots to celebrate this week! Let's dive in...   Orange is such a vibrant, happy color... and happy is probably what most teachers are by the time summer comes around! Leave it to Keri from Shaken Together Life to come up with a darling "Orange You Glad It's Almost Summer" Teacher Appreciation Gift. Get you napkin ready! Scrumptious Hot Dog Chili Sauce … [Read more...]

Crafty Soiree #142

Birthday cake with candies

Let's Connect I'd love to connect with you on Facebook, Twitter  Pinterest and Instagram. Leave me a message so I can follow you back! Let's get to this week's fabulous features!  I've always wondered about how to do this. Now the mystery has been solved! Tissue Paper Picture Frame by Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom Wow these boxes are so shabby chic! Cutlery Box ReDo by The Simple Craft Diaries How … [Read more...]

Crafty Soiree #141: Spring Fun

DIY Chevron sign

Let's Connect I'd love to connect with you on Facebook, Twitter  Pinterest and Instagram. Leave me a note so I can follow you back! A Crafty Soiree  Hi Friends! Wow the days are passing in a blur as we count down to summer vacation. It feels like school and sports activities are in maximum overdrive around here. But there's one thing I can count on each week to "take me away" from it all (like that Calgon commercial … [Read more...]

Crafty Soiree #140: Special Things + Lady Bug Party Giveaway

Lemon Cake

 Thanks for joining us at this week's Crafty Soiree Party! I was floored by all the dreamy projects you people linked up last week. Each of my features elevates something from awesome to extraordinary! But first... a giveaway! We LOVE Life-n-Reflection and this time they're offering a copy of their Parties Made Simple: Lady Bug, a $20 value. It's an amazing party planner and printables-- check out what's … [Read more...]

Crafty Soiree #139

Cake Batter Ice Cream Cake

Let's Connect I'd love to connect with you on Facebook, Twitter  Pinterest and Instagram. Leave me a message so I can follow you back! Holla... Thank you for taking the time out of your busy (let's face it, hectic!) day to share you lovely ideas and recipes. Let's go right to last week's features:  Funfetti Ice Cream Cake from Your Home Based Mom. You must see how Leigh Anne doctored up some cake mix to create this … [Read more...]

Crafty Soiree #138: Playful Ideas

Portrait with Embroidery

Hey! Thanks for stopping by A Crafty Soiree to link up your amazing crafts and recipes. I really enjoy seeing all your creativity. You are all so amazing! If you haven't had a chance to enter by Target Card Giveaway, please do! It's an easy one. Good Luck!  A Crafty Soiree Features  These eye-catching, playful projects made me smile this week: Endearing Embroidered Portrait from Do Small Things with Love  Peanut … [Read more...]

Crafty Soiree #137: Fresh Crafting Ideas

Transforming plain shoes into map shoes

 Fresh Crafting Ideas I'll get to featuring some fresh crafting ideas in a smidge. I am typing up this Crafty Soiree post  from my hotel room in San Diego. So far the family has visited Legoland, Sea World and old San Diego (to see a haunted house). The kids have spent some quality time with their cousin and had fun in the pool. We are having a great vacation! I hope you and your family are too. OK you guys always … [Read more...]

Crafty Soiree #136: Spring Inspiration

Creating a chore chart on chalkboard

 It's time for A Crafty Soiree!  I hope you are having a fantastic week! Thank you so much for linking up your projects last week. Let's dive into spring, shall we? Here are this last week's features... Light and pretty... Spring Meringue Recipe by Mess for Less. Aren't the straws adorable? Paper Pinwheels by Create and Babble via Or So She Says. This is on my to-do list right now: How to Create a DIY Raised … [Read more...]

Crafty Soiree #135: Hop To It!

Using Easter eggs to craft a family

It's Crafty Soiree time... yahoo!  Thank you for stopping by the Crafty Soiree and sharing your craft projects and recipes. It means so much to me that you take the time to join us. With Easter coming up this weekend, I was so *hoppy* to choose a few fab Easter projects for my features this week. UM I am overwhelmed with the adorability of this Easter Egg Family by Hooplapalooza. I kind of want to jump into this … [Read more...]