How to Plan a Baby Shower With a Nautical Theme

How to Plan a Baby Shower With a Nautical Theme

There’s a baby on board! Casting off into the mysterious sea of motherhood should be recognized with a whale of a baby shower. Prepare your friend or family member for a safe voyage with a nautical-themed baby shower. Nautical fun like anchors and whales has been popular for the last few summers, so your party […]

Block Party Ideas: A How-to Guide

Block-Party Ideas: A How-to Guide

Memorial Day kicks off the hot American summer and suddenly we’re ready to put on our sunglasses, get outside, and party! No more hiding inside watching TV, it’s time to meet the neighbors and soak up some rays. Remember the good old days, when neighborhood kids ran wild or zipped around the block on bikes […]

Link Love: Crafts for a Party

It’s party time! With Christmas and New Year’s Eve just around the corner, it’s time to start preparing and decorating for guests. To get into a festive mood, consider creating your own party crafts. You can make everything from place card holders to garlands without breaking the bank. Dip into your stash of buttons, fabric […]

National Sewing Month 2013 Sewing Social: Easy and Sweet Sewing Patterns

Sweet Sewing Social

It’s Day Six of National Sewing Month! Too see the daily blog posts, projects of the day, and more National Sewing Month details, click here. While sewing can afford you an invaluable solitary haven, it’s still fun to sew socially. At AllFreeSewing we started thinking about what makes a sewing party great. If you’ve never […]

Link Love: Crafts for a Party

My idea of “partying” has changed a lot. These days, I’m much more interested in sharing a good meal with close friends. In fact, I’ve found that sometimes the best nights are spent sitting around, laughing and talking. In my opinion, decorating and crafting can take an ordinary night to the next level. Pretty homemade […]

Link Love: How to Throw an Oscars Party


The Oscars are going down this Sunday night! Who’s excited to see who wins? I love watching the Academy Awards every year, and even though I’ll probably be watching them alone this year, I always dream of hosting an Oscars party complete with themed food, decorations, and voting. I found some cool ideas for Oscars-themed […]

Link Love: Over the Rainbow


I’ve been seeing a ton of rainbow birthday parties online lately–it’s making me wish it were socially acceptable for an adult to throw herself a party like that! With parties come fun crafts, so without further ado, I present you with what is arguably the most colorful link roundup of all time. Rainbow Yarn Wreath […]

Link Love: Pretty Party Decorations


I’m in the mood for a party, aren’t you? Well, you’re in luck: here are some super cute (and inexpensive and easy) party decoration ideas I’ve seen around the web lately. Which is your favorite? Yarn Ball Lights from Kim’s Kandy Kreations Colorful Backdrop from Style Me Pretty Paper Sphere Centerpiece from Better Homes and […]

Link Love: Party On!


News flash: Halloween is over! The craft blogosphere is slowly weaning itself off spooky themed projects (although turkey-tastic tutorials are already sprouting up all over the place) so I thought it would be nice to throw a party! Well, I’ll probably have to settle for an imaginary party, but you guys should definitely use these […]

Gift Sunday: Party Time

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If you’re planning someone’s gift, then you’re probably also thinking about where the party’s at. Gifts and parties are like peanut butter and jelly – they just go together. So you might give a gift without attending a party, but you probably won’t attend a party without giving a gift! Well, depending on the kind […]