Archive for October, 2013
Sabrina and her family had a great photo shoot with Sarah at Modern Kids Co last weekend — now they need to pick their holiday card. Can you help? Tell us your favorite in a comment below and we’ll pick one person at random to receive 50 FREE custom holiday cards (value of $96).
We love working with Sarah because she’s an amazing photographer and specializes in kids (she’s a former nanny!) and puts everyone at ease. She’s able to capture beautiful candid shots from the chaos of family life (she also shot our neon birthday party a couple years back!)
Option 1- Holiday Boughs
Option 2- Mid-century Doves
Option 3- Joyeaux Wreath
Option 4- Merry Christmas Stripes
Option 5- Confetti
Option 6- Give Thanks
Option 7- Confetti Snow
Option 8- Papercut
Option 9- Peace, Love Happiness
Which one is your favorite? All you have to do is post below to be in the running for 50 FREE personalized holiday cards!
Attendees take home their own beginners calligraphy set!
Use this new skill to fill in our printables, or even DIY your own wedding invites!
The class is taking place on Sunday, November 10th from 12-3pm in San Francisco.
Register here soon, and enjoy $50 off by using code Lucky! at checkout.
Welcome your guests with a glow in the dark creepy crawler wreath! Follow the steps below…
Find your materials at your local craft store. We chose Michaels!
And there you have it, a warm welcome. There’s only one thing you’re missing to complete your Halloween party decor… attendees! And we have the invites. We are offering 20% off Halloween cards until Oct. 22nd. Enter code SPOOKY at checkout. Halloween cards here.
We recommend you print your wine labels on sticker paper found at most craft stores, or simply cut out using the markers and stick on using double stick tape!
Print your free place cards here!
Print your free wine labels here!
Try this sweet and spooky cake/ cupcake topper DIY using our free printable template!
+ Black cardstock
+ Craft knife
+ Cutting mat/ magazine
+ 5 bamboo skewers
+ Hot glue gun & glue
1. Print out template here
2. Tape the template to your piece of cardstock so it doesn’t move around.
3. Cut out each bat with craft/ exacto knife.
4. Cut each skewer at a different height.
5. Using your hot glue gun, glue the back of each bat to top of skewer
6. Place in cake and voila! Enjoy!
A table is never complete without a captivating centerpiece! Follow these steps for the perfect Halloween themed décor. What you will need:
+ Glass cylinder vase/ terrarium- Michaels or Amazon
+ Moss- Home depot
+ Sand, bark, or rocks
+ Succulents- Home depot
+ Potting soil- Home depot
+ Ceramic hand- Etsy (This is an investment, but they make for amazing jewelry holders).
+ White spray paint (optional)- Home Depot
+ Black spray paint (optional)- Home depot
+ Pumpkins/ squash- Home depot
+ Toy spiders- Amazon or Michaels
Spray paint pumpkins white and spiders black (if not purchased that way) & allow for overnight drying.1. Fill the bottom of your glass vase with 2-3 inches of bark, sand or rocks, this is so the water has somewhere to drain.
2. Place your purchased ceramic hand in the center of the vase.
3. Surround hand in potting soil and pack tight so the hand is stable.
4. Place succulents around the hand, gently pushing roots into the soil. Sprinkle an extra layer of potting soil around base of succulents.
5. Cover the top layer of soil in moss.
Charm your dinner party guests this Halloween with a themed tablescape. With easy and affordable creepy crawler place card holders, printable poison wine labels, and a corpsy succulent centerpiece, your table will be the talk of the town.
This week we will be posting DIY’s and free printables so you can create a spooky tablescape of your own!
Stay tuned for these DIY’s and printables:
+ Glow in the dark serpent wreath- DIY
+ Lend me a hand centerpiece- DIY
+ Bats cake topper- Printable
+ Poison wine bottle label- Printable
Come by tomorrow between 11-6 for some foil cards and discounted holiday greeting card packs! It’s a local makers market full of 130+ vendors, and free to attend! The perfect opportunity to support your neighbors, and get your holiday shopping out of the way! Find us on Haight between Fillmore and Steiner. We hope to see you there!
We are enamored by all the wonderful handmade wedding finds on Etsy. It’s a whirlwind of possibilities, so we dug up a few of our favorite Etsy stores, all of which are incredibly affordable! Happy hunting!
Beautifully handcrafted ties by QP Collection
Dresses designed and fabricated by Grace Loves Lace
Delicate headpieces and veils made by The Yellow Peony
Customizable cake toppers by Better Off Wed