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DIY Cupcake Liner Flowers by @cydconverse

DIY Cupcake Liner Flowers

Today’s DIY tutorial revisits one of my favorite craft techniques, making the prettiest paper flowers from good ol’ inexpensive paper cupcake liners. Making these flowers is about as easy as it gets, but the end result is pretty gorgeous, even if I do say so myself. You can make them just about any color you can …

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DIY American Flag Bunting

DIY American Flag Bunting

It’s an all out dash to the Memorial Day finish line this week! (Gosh I really love Memorial Day. Have I mentioned that in the last ten minutes?) Over at Momtastic I’m sharing this super cute and easy DIY American flag bunting to help you add a little patriotic flair to your Memorial Day festivities. …

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DIY Magnolia Leaf Garland

DIY Magnolia Leaf Garland

Every year after Christmas, my mom and I are so bummed to take down all of the decorations. So this year I decided that we needed some transition decorations that wouldn’t make us so sad to take down the tree at her house. My mom insisted on keeping up a few twinkly lights, and I got started on a surprisingly simple little magnolia leaf garland! I love that it feels wintery but doesn’t necessarily scream “holiday,” and that it’s pretty cost-effective, especially if you have a magnolia tree in your neighborhood. Let’s get started!

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DIY Sugarplum Garland

DIY Sugarplum Garland

This post was sponsored by Air Wick. Thank you for supporting the sponsors that so generously help The Sweetest Occasion keep on keepin’ on! At the risk of sounding like a broken record, can I please tell you how excited I am to share this post with you today? Keeping in mind how early holiday season prep …

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DIY Cupcake Liner Flowers

I am really excited about today’s DIY project, I’ve got to say. Reason being, this little technique is one I’ve have in my repertoire for years, but it dawned on me that I’ve never really shared a full how-to with you. So today is the day! (This is actually an idea I got from the amazing ladies at …

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DIY Celebration Pennants

Throughout October I’m going to be taking some time off and have invited a handful of my favorite bloggers to join us. Today the awesome Clemence of Oh The Lovely Things is joining us and, in a word, I am pumped. Her blog is an everyday read for me, loaded with the loveliest finds in …

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DIY Heart Garland

Today we’re making a super simple and really sweet DIY heart garland. This project is really quick and an easy way to add a little fun to a wedding reception, party or even a bedroom or other room in your house. Even if you’re really not very crafty, you can tackle this one in no …

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