November 25 ~ Passion for Parties

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Enjoy today’s fun ideas for entertaining and celebration. Gather together during the holiday season, and party on into the new year!

Make It

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Kirsty at You Had Me at Bonjour shows you how to take a plain lantern (this one was from IKEA) and turn it into something special! The Party Lantern features mini-bunting made with bias tape… Fun!
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Lindsay at The Cottage Home shows you how to make Tile Coasters with inexpensive tiles from your local hardware store. These would be great for entertaining, and they’d also be a nice gift for someone who loves to throw parties.
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Chris show you how to make this cute Fairy Wand at Pickup Some Creativity. We think they’d be fun extra for parties!
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Make your own Ikat Table Cloth at Little Green Notebook.
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We love this list of 10 Ways to Make a Garland from A Beautiful Mess. Things are festive in an instant when you throw garlands into the mix.

Bag a Day

There are so many beautiful bags to love out there… We’re sharing one bag tutorial every day this month for you to sew and give.

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Rachel Measham-Pywell from Four Wise Monkeys designed these Drawstring Bags + Dino Party Applique for party favors and so much more. These could also make the wrapping on your holiday gifts another gift in itself! Find the tutorial here at Sew,Mama,Sew!

Related tutorials you might just love: Any of our Celebration tutorials, Gifts: Celebrate, Gifts for Imaginative Friends

Buy It

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This Charming Candy makes small-batch, artisan hard candy lollipops in lots of intriguing flavors! We love the look of these Fruit Basket Lollipops!

Here are just a few fabrics perfect for some of today’s projects. Click on the fabric images to visit the Sew,Mama,Sew! shop:

Kristin’s choice Liz’s choice Irene’s choice

Mix It

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This Nutella Caramel Corn from Vittles and Bits looks easy to make, and it would be a fun addition to any party. (Your neighbors would probably like some for the holidays too…)

Print It

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We have more printable organizing help today. Download these Christmas Gift Lists from Atypical Type A, and get to work!

Win It

Tweet #handmadeholidays or tag us on Facebook this week for a chance to win a $20 gift certificate to Sew,Mama,Sew!

Comment on today’s post for a chance to win one of these prizes!
Sewn by Hand: Two Dozen Projects Stitched with Needle & Thread

Author: Susan Wasinger
Publisher: Lark Books

Part nostalgia, part modern “slow movement,” Sewn By Hand celebrates the gentle comforts of creating pieces the old-fashioned way.

This contemporary collection allows stitchers to be eco-friendly and mobile.

With 20 items ranging from fashionable pillows and patched jeans to useful pincushions, sewers will produce gorgeous results even as they experience the simple joys of traditional stitching.

This week you can win three PDF sewing patterns from Dolls And Daydreams: the Mary Antoinette Dress Up Doll, Owl Softie and Easy Boy Doll PDF Sewing Patterns. (Total Prize Value: $33.99)

Sarah writes, “Doll & Softie PDF sewing pattern delights for you and your kiddiewinks alike! Each pattern comes with a detailed photo and instructional tutorial so that even beginners can easily follow along with me as we sew up our dollies together! My name’s Sarah, I design and make softie and doll sewing patterns suitable for beginners which are safe for children of all ages. All my softies are made from a mix of fabric, predominantly wool felt and cotton. You can find out more about me and step inside my doll studio at both my blog and on Facebook.
Spotlight on Neutrals Quilts and More for Any Decor

Author: Pat Wys
Publisher: Martingale & Co.

If you think neutral fabrics are only for backgrounds and blending, you’re in for a pleasant surprise. See what can happen when sophisticated taupes, warm browns, rich creams, and contemporary grays take center stage.

* Enjoy elegant pieced and appliquéd designs that redefine “neutrals” and open up new possibilities for black, white, gray, beige, and more.
* Choose from 12 projects with timeless appeal, including quilts, pillows, a square table topper, and a mantel scarf.
* Create stash-busting scrappy projects that can be used year-round, work in any home and with all decors, and make ideal gifts.

Tilda’s Studio: Over 50 Fresh Projects for You, Your Home and Loved Ones

Author: Tone Finnanger
Publisher: F + W Media

A gorgeous collection of over 50 projects inspired by Tilda’s studio.

* Choose from a stunning variety of designs for yourself and your home, including bags, accessories, clothing, decorations, gifts and soft toys.
* The colour palette used includes beautiful shades of lavender, pink, teal, turquoise, green and blue.
* Easy-to-follow instructions, gorgeous colour photos and delightful illustrations accompany each project.

Don’t miss our Handmade Holidays photo pool, and check out our 2010 Handmade Holidays list for more fabulous ideas.

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22 ~ Passion for Food
21 ~ Passion for Sleep
20 ~ Passion for Nature
19 ~ Passion for Technology
18 ~ Passion for Photography
17 ~ Passion for Color
16 ~ Passion for Reading
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14 ~ Passion for Growing
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8 ~ Passion for Exploration + Adventure
7 ~ Passion for Teaching + Learning
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2 ~ Passion for Play
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323 Responses to November 25 ~ Passion for Parties

  1. Really good blog, thank you very much for taking the time to write this post. This site is very informative. Keep up the good work.

  2. Celeste says:

    The nutella corn!!!

  3. Toni-Anne says:

    You guys have got “parties” all sewn up! I am inspired to make colourful bunting now to string out for festive moments too!

  4. Wendy says:

    I love all of the cheerful colors in today’s features–especially like your fabric choices and the party lantern!

  5. Stacy says:

    Great ideas!

  6. Erin says:

    Oh! I love those tile coasters! I need to go to the local Re-store to pick up some tiles!

  7. AmelieNoMori says:

    Great tutorials! They’re really nice ideas for parties. With all those colors it makes me happy just to look at the pictures.

  8. Silvia says:

    All the projects are wonderful!! Perfect for parties!

  9. Christy says:

    I just love me some bunting!!

  10. Page says:

    I love Tilda. I have quite a few magazines with Tilda projects in them. She is quite beguiling. Sewn By Hand – I’m probably going to have to add that one to my ever growing library!

  11. Dorothy says:

    fun fun fun

  12. Deb Cameron says:

    Perfectly gorgeous party ideas! Thanks again for all the inspiration with Handmade Holidays! Loving every post!

  13. Lola says:

    What a beautiful collection of books to celebrate!

  14. Jennifer Cheek-Payan says:

    Gorgeous tile coasters!!! I really like these alot! A couple of my other favorite’s from today are the bunting and the Ikea lantern with bunting added to it!

  15. Annie says:

    Awesome projects!!

  16. Jenn Lee says:

    Mmmm nutella caramel corn

  17. krystina says:

    Drawstring bags are a great idea for a party favor!

  18. Anne says:

    Bunting/garlands seem to be everywhere these days- thanks for the tutorials!

  19. Erika says:

    love the fabric choices for today

  20. Jennifer G. Miller says:

    Am loving the ideas – the tile one is so simple but fabulous! The recipes for the Lollipops and Nutella corn I can’t wait to try! And love the Dino drawstring bags! The kids would go crazy over having a REAL bag that lasts.

  21. Sydney says:

    The party lantern has been bookmarked! Definitely making that!

  22. Jess says:

    Love the party lantern and mmmm… caramel corn!

  23. Jaymie says:

    I love the fairy wands for my two princesses, and the garlands will be made this week for a birthday!

  24. Rebecca says:

    Now I want to go and have a party!

  25. Kristin says:

    I love those garland ideas; I can’t wait to browse her site to see what else she has!

  26. alcheme says:

    Love parties and love this ideas!

  27. Whitner says:

    Wish I had seen this before Thanksgiving – would have make our holiday party decorations much more festive!

  28. stacey says:

    great garland ideas!

  29. fun party ideas

  30. Tabitha says:

    I love the lantern. So many festive things to do!

  31. Kerry says:

    I’ve been wanting to make the tile coasters for awhile now. Love the lantern too.

  32. Lindsay says:

    Love the tile coasters.

  33. Amanda says:

    oooo I love all those garlands!

  34. jodie says:

    The coasters are adorable!

  35. Sarah B says:

    thanks again for all the fun holiday ideas!

  36. Anita says:

    My girls would love the fairy wands.

  37. Libby says:

    Wonderful ideas! The fairy wand is on the list for the granddaughter!

  38. melanie says:

    i know some little boys who would love the dinosaur bags!

  39. Rhonda S. says:

    Garlands make everything more fun! Beautiful!

  40. Liz Devens says:

    Love the all the different garlands and buntings

  41. Ana says:

    I love parties, I’m going to me some tile coasters for sure. Those ideas for garlands are so cute, thanks for the tip.

  42. Agnetha says:

    The prices are amazing as always!

  43. Caryn says:

    All of these items are wonderful but I just love everything by Dolls and Daydreams, especially the Mary Antoinette Dress Up Doll (the dinosaur bags by Four Wise Monkeys are pretty cool as well)

  44. Kristin says:

    That party lattern is awesome!

  45. Stephanie says:

    I need some garland. Thanks for the help!

  46. Kristin M says:

    I’m right in line with may of the responders. I love the coasters.

  47. Annie says:

    I LOVE the mini bunting on the lantern!!!
    Gorgeous Idea!!!

  48. Natétoile says:

    Love that party lantern!

  49. Suzanne says:

    Can we have too many garlands?

  50. Natalia says:

    I love the garlands!

  51. Sonja says:

    Great tutorials and today’s book selections are amazing!

  52. Stephanie o says:

    Love the tiles. The hand sewn and the doll book looks amazing

  53. Claudia says:

    I go for the lantern!
    And the hand sewing book of course…and the Tilda book…and….
    Kind regards from Germany
    Claudia

  54. Katina says:

    I’m going to be making the tile coasters for birthday gifts this year! Love ‘em!!

  55. Meghan says:

    Love the tile coasters… gorgeous!

  56. Ginger says:

    Love the table cloth idea

  57. Sherrie Wolfe says:

    Nutella popcorn?? Awesome!

  58. kristymn says:

    I am loving all the nutella recipes lately. Yum!

  59. bess says:

    i love all the garlands!

  60. Sherri S. says:

    Super fun! Thanks so much!

  61. Diana says:

    LOVE the tiles!

  62. greta says:

    I really like the paper lantern

  63. Mare says:

    Awesome ideas!

  64. Diana says:

    The tiles are gorgeous!

  65. Michelle says:

    All these books are new to me, what a wish list I’m going to have. They’re all great.

  66. mims says:

    oh my gosh– the nuetella caramel corn looks amazing.

  67. Rachael Spencer says:

    Love the drawstring party bags.

  68. RobynK says:

    Great ideas for jazzing up a party and anther yummy recipe that would blow my diet sky high :P!
    Cheers,
    Robyn

  69. Amanda says:

    love it all as always

  70. Crystal says:

    Thank you for the nutella popcorn. I am making that after I buy some Nutella!:)

  71. Elizabeth P. says:

    These are great ideas!

  72. Maureen says:

    The drawstring bags would be fun for the kids.

  73. Rachel B says:

    garlands and buntings are a great way to party up any day.

  74. Christy Dixon says:

    You have jump-started my passion for SEWING this month! Thank you! For everything!

  75. Great ideas for my daughter’s upcoming 5th birthday party. I’ll make a garland, for sure.

  76. Christina says:

    Love those tiles coasters!

  77. Tiffany says:

    The caramel corn looks so yummy!!

  78. shannon gt says:

    printing a list and checking it twice ;)

  79. crystal says:

    I love that party lantern idea! It is adorable!

  80. Debra L says:

    I love those Softie Patterns!

  81. Jen Richards says:

    This is the best handmade holidays series! I love the “Passion for…” format this year.

  82. Steph G. says:

    I’m going to have to make those coasters.

  83. Erika says:

    Nutella Caramel Corn! OK!

  84. off to check out that tile coaster tute, hurray for all that festive bunting!

  85. Rebecca says:

    That party lantern is so fun!

  86. jen says:

    love the party lamp! and the tile coasters!

  87. julia carter says:

    I love the lantern!!!

  88. Gina S. says:

    This post makes me want to throw a party! love all the ideas :)

  89. elsa says:

    Love the lantern ~ and I’m so inspired by people’s creativity!
    I’ve had my eye on the book, Sewn By Hand. It looks wonderful.

  90. Betsy says:

    Love those drawstring bags. so many possibilities!

  91. Christine says:

    Thanks for the tile tutorial! I could get into trouble with this information.

  92. Rachel says:

    Fun ideas!

  93. Samantha says:

    love that marie antointette doll book!

  94. Elizabeth says:

    I really like the ideas presented here. I think I’ll keep them in mind for the next time I want to celebrate!

  95. I love the different ways to make garland.

  96. Melissa says:

    Hi! I CANNOT wait to make that nutella popcorn!

  97. Erin says:

    The party lantern is so cute!

  98. Sarah McGrath says:

    I love the tile coasters!

  99. Jodes says:

    loving this month!

  100. Tas says:

    Nutella caramel corn? Is that even legal? …drool…

  101. Barbara says:

    I think I will put that “Sewn by Hand” book on my wishlist!

  102. Robyn Meza says:

    Time to get to sewing! So many great ideas

  103. Serena says:

    The mini bunting party lantern is SO cute!!!

  104. Nabiha says:

    ooooh…..would love to win the ‘sewn by hand’ book, looks really rally interesting

  105. mac says:

    Caramel corn – yummm.

  106. Miranda says:

    Love the Dolls and Daydreams!

  107. Genevieve says:

    What beautiful ideas! Love the garlands, lollipops and caramel corn!

    Genevieve

  108. liz says:

    I love the garlands – I can’t wait to make a Christmas one.

  109. Marjorie Levy says:

    Love all the party ideas! Thanks for the inspiration!

  110. Georgia says:

    I love a good garland. And the dino bag is too cute.

  111. Charlotte says:

    LOVE the garlands!

  112. Whitney says:

    great ideas for the garlands! so cute :)

  113. amorette says:

    those tile coasters look better than ones i see at my hardware store! i need to look more closely…

  114. Jodi G. says:

    Cute drawstring bags. That Nutella Caramel Corn sounds Yummy !!

    Thanks for the giveaways and a chance to win.

    usairdoll(at)gmail(dot)com

  115. Jessica says:

    It’s the 25th already, how can this already be so close to the end?!

  116. Joanne M says:

    love the ideas and the party bags :)

  117. Wendy D. P. says:

    dinosaur bags = adorable!

  118. beverly says:

    I love the tile coasters.
    Nutella caramel corn? What’s not to love there?

  119. Ann S says:

    Love the coatsers!

  120. Janelle says:

    LOVING the bunting light – and I would love to have the soft doll patterns (swoon). Thank you for the ideas & chance to win!

  121. lee says:

    I love garlands and the bunting added to the lamp is so sweet! thanks!

  122. Chris says:

    I adore the lamp!

  123. Shawna says:

    Oh the Party Lantern is a must have! Love the garland as well. Thanks for great ideas and the giveaways.

    missmoozie(at)gmail(dot)com

  124. Debbie says:

    Cute ideas!

  125. crazyestonian says:

    I love the party lantern!

  126. Janelle says:

    Love the lantern!!

  127. Jess says:

    Thanks for all the fun ideas!

  128. Jennyroo says:

    ACK! Too many ideas…. You gals are killing me! I am printing the recipe for Nutella Popcorn right now. And I forgot that I have some paper ready for the tile project, I just need the tiles and ModPodge and I’m good to go!

  129. Kristen says:

    what fun ideas!

  130. Jess says:

    Ooh, I love the softie patterns! Also, I’m a sucker for garland every time!!

  131. SewLindaAnn says:

    I love those adorable dino gift bags, and I’m really feeling the need to make a banner.

  132. Kristen says:

    Printed out the Christmas gift lists, exactly what I need to keep track of everything!

  133. Heidi says:

    How fun is that lantern!

  134. Deanne Johnson says:

    Nutella carmel corn – that sounds great.

  135. Crystal says:

    Making the wands, yeah!

  136. Morgan says:

    Love all the bunting, and the coasters, and the lampshade…

  137. Annette says:

    Nice tutorials. Thanks.

  138. Lalani says:

    oh, that doll book…here’s hoping!

  139. lm says:

    I will be making a wand (or two) for my daughter…because otherwise she steals my knitting needles…. Thanks!

  140. beth says:

    Those softies look super fun to sew!

  141. Allison C says:

    Love me some parties! Great idea with the tiles.

  142. Claire Lewis says:

    I love the mix of ready to buy items and patterns or ideas for making that you include, but anything from Dolls and Daydreams is a winner for me!

  143. Laurie says:

    Really? Nutella caramel corn? I really don’t need to think about food after Thanksgiving yesterday, but yet I am drooling.

  144. Christine M says:

    I love the party lantern!

  145. Beth says:

    Fun garland and wands too!

  146. Ashley Williams says:

    OMG that nutella corn…

  147. Bianca says:

    love the doll plushies

  148. Andrea says:

    So much festive fun! I definitely think the Nutella corn would make a perfect homemade gift as well!

  149. What fab party ideas and what fun! Sew happy to be doing my pattern giveaway today! Thanks to everyone for their lovely comments :) hugs and happy sewing, Sarah x

  150. emmmylizzzy says:

    You had me at Nutella…

  151. Christina says:

    Hurray for bunting!

  152. Vonda says:

    I love the fairy wands. Can’t wait to make some for my own little fairy princesses.

  153. jessica says:

    Great ideas!

  154. MarciaW says:

    I really like the party lantern with bunting, and especially the book by Pat Wys, Spotlight on Neutrals Quilts and More for Any Decor. I went through her book blog tour and really like what was written about her book.

  155. Crystal says:

    I’m just laying out pieces for a garland – and I might have to try something new! Thanks SO much for the daily inspiration.

  156. Sherry J says:

    What awesome books. love the ideas too. and the fabric choices.

  157. Becky says:

    So many festive ideas and inspiration to change it up for any occasion. Terrific!

  158. Anne Marie says:

    Love these ideas.

  159. Christie S. says:

    I’d love to make some pretty tile coasters.

  160. Karen A says:

    The tile coasters are really beautiful.

  161. marthaeliza says:

    Bunting! You just solved my holiday equation:

    It was: yule tree + kittens = disaster

    Now it’s: holiday bunting hung high + kittens = perfect decoration

    Thanks, y’all!

  162. really cute party stuff

  163. Gina says:

    I like the simplicity and function of the tile coasters.

  164. I’m really enjoying all the ideas!!!

  165. Rebekah says:

    Fun & festive ideas!

  166. Ramona says:

    Love the tile coasters but I want to do it with fabric and I am definitely planning on some christmas garlands this year. It would be fun to wrap one around the tree.

  167. M Evans says:

    Love that Owl softie!

  168. Valerie says:

    The lantern is adorable! Love it! Thanks!

  169. Connie Jagolinzer says:

    Such cute ideas.

  170. Sue Ellen T says:

    I love garlands but have never made one. Now, with this tutorial, I’m inspired to make one tonight. What a festive touch this will be!

  171. Tong says:

    The fairy wand is so adorable, every little girl I know will own one!

  172. sarah says:

    The party lantern is a great idea.

  173. Jill B says:

    Wow! Those coasters are stunning.

  174. Ellen M. says:

    The tile coasters are beautiful!

  175. caroline says:

    The coasters are delightful! :)

  176. Sarah says:

    I would love to add to my collection of Dolls and Daydreams patterns. Sarah’s patterns are amazing!!

  177. ElizabethL says:

    The patterns at Dolls and Daydreams are super cute.

  178. Angela N. says:

    I just used that tile coaster tutorial but instead of paper i used fabric. I had just made a table runner that i wanted some coasters to match. So i cut up some fabric squares and did the rest of the steps. They turned out amazing!

  179. Lynne in NC says:

    Festive ideas and Nutella popcorn!!!

  180. Jane S. says:

    Tile coasters and Party lantern! Love them. Thanks for the giveaways!

  181. Angela says:

    I love the mini bunting on the lamp, now I’m starting to imagine mini bunting all kinds of places!

  182. Christina G. says:

    Love the little party bags, cute!

  183. Rebekah Nicholson says:

    I love the tile idea! how cool =D

  184. Pat Upton says:

    Thanks for the tutorials today!

  185. jenny says:

    bunting!!

  186. Amanda says:

    My son is going to flip when I make him that dinosaur bag to store all his tiny dinosaurs in!!!

    I <3 Dolls and Daydreams Patterns and would so love to win the prize of 3 patterns xx

  187. Tiffany says:

    I LOVE the Tilda books- I’ve been looking at buying this one from their shop!

  188. Molly Martin says:

    Yippee! Everybody loves a party!

  189. Carla says:

    THE DOLLS AND DAYDREAMS LOOKS SUPER CUTE!

  190. nrnoodle says:

    What a fun category.

  191. Anne says:

    Tildes studio colours are awesome!

  192. Beth says:

    Must try the Nutella caramel corn!

  193. I love those fairy wands and the lantern!

  194. Mirjam says:

    fun dino design!

  195. Fiona says:

    some wonderful ideas… I love the lamp….
    Hugz

  196. Kristen Briggs says:

    So grateful I found you – perfect ideas for this horrible rainy day! Now where to start???
    I think I need some Nutella Caramel Corn to see me through these projects :D

  197. Maureen says:

    Dolls and Daydreams has some of the cutest doll patterns! I love them!

  198. Louise says:

    Great ideas for day 25 thanks

  199. Linda says:

    Love that Tilda’s book. I so like all the books you offer. Thanks for the chance to win.

  200. Stephanie England says:

    3 Things that stuck out to me the most in this collection: #1, AWESOME collection to say the least; #2 Nutella popcorn? My father would flip over that! & #3, Dolls & Daydreams has some of the absolute best PDF patterns that you can buy on ETSY. I’ve bought her Easy Doll pattern and it was so awesome to use. I’d love to win some to make some cute gifties for my nieces and nephews! Thanks for this awesome chance, Sew Mama Sew!

  201. Jenelle says:

    Love that lantern! Thanks for the giveaway!

  202. kirsty radford says:

    this is a great page!!! i would love to win the patterns for Dolls & Daydreams

  203. Jasmin says:

    Dino bags are great.

  204. Catherine says:

    Was just thinking I need something princessy to add to my niece’s Christmas gift and that fairy wand is perfect. Thanks for sharing!

  205. Kristie says:

    Perfect. I have tile coasters on my to do list. Thanks!

  206. Samantha says:

    Oooo soo love Sarahs softies from ‘Dolls and Daydreams’ I dont have any patterns as yet but do want all of them eventually, they are gorgeous. It’s going to be a homemade Christmas here this year and this page has given me the inspiration I need xxx

  207. Holly says:

    Sweet tutorials! Thanks, y’all.

  208. Samantha says:

    Love all the fab ideas and patterns! Wonder what to make first? :-)

  209. Kate says:

    I love what can be done to the ikea light. Perfect for a party.

  210. kathyh says:

    I want the Tilda Book. She has the most inspiring ideas to make. Her directions are very good.

  211. linda says:

    wow, so many cute ideas! makes me want to have a party :)

  212. Gill says:

    I like the tile coasters and the lollipops!

  213. Dino applique, so cute!

  214. Jocelyn says:

    ooo yum, love the recipe. Thanks for the wonderful giveaways.

  215. kim t. says:

    love the lantern!

  216. Adrienne says:

    fairy wands and dino bags! love!

  217. jeanne says:

    All the books you are offering have been fabulous! Thanks for being so generous!

  218. anya says:

    The party lantern is definitely my favorite!!

  219. Sunny says:

    I know who I am making that nutella caramel corn for. Passionate chocoholic friend.

  220. Lorrie says:

    Nutella caramel corn? Oh my.

  221. Julia says:

    I love the tile coasters!

  222. Vanessa says:

    Love the coasters!

  223. Cory says:

    I am so making the pom pom garland for our tree!

  224. Suze says:

    Sweet ideas. Love the little dino drawstring bags!

  225. Lisa C. says:

    I love the garlands…I want to hang them all over my house!

  226. julie.hahs says:

    That Nutella caramel corn looks amazing! I will make these for my children for Christmas.

  227. Deb says:

    Oh that caramel corn looks so yum

  228. Ellu says:

    Lovely!!!

  229. Megan says:

    Nutella Caramel Corn! & Tile Coasters! Squee!!!

  230. slacker says:

    LOVE the lanterns & wands!!!

  231. Eleanor says:

    Cute drawstring bags!

  232. Crystal says:

    I see many wands in my future.

  233. Alli says:

    Nutella caramel corn? Gah! Yummeh!

  234. Kami says:

    Loving all the garlands!

  235. Fabienne says:

    OH WOW!I’m in a party mood now!

  236. Sonya M says:

    Love the lamp shade. Loving all things bunting lately! ;)

  237. Lyndsey says:

    I love the tile coasters!

  238. Sharon says:

    Love the tile coasters!

  239. Laura says:

    can”t get enough garlands!!! love.

  240. funda62 says:

    Love the drawstring goody bags. I usually make something similar and tuck in a Dover book and a bit of candy. Then the bag itself is part of the gift too!

  241. Sarah B says:

    Love the party lantern!

  242. Emily says:

    I like the party lantern!

  243. Brie says:

    I love buntings!

  244. SS Sews says:

    I like today’s fabric recommendations

  245. Melissa says:

    Like the tiles – so fun!

  246. Nat says:

    I think this must be my favourite day yet; the lantern, the party bags, the fairy wands, the garlands, the coasters & the caramel corn are all making my to do list!!

  247. Susan mitchell says:

    Those tile coaster are just beautiful! Fabulous idea:)

  248. Cayce says:

    these are all so cute! you had me at nutella.

  249. Angela B. says:

    Great party ideas and these books are awesome!

  250. Mikaela says:

    Very cute ideas!

  251. Tammy says:

    nutella carmel popcorn? sounds seriously delicious!

  252. Meg says:

    The Dolls and Daydreams book looks so fun!

  253. MissMary says:

    Excellent inspiration :-)

  254. Celia says:

    This one post was awesome, really good ideas, need to go through several of the projects!

  255. Theresa says:

    love the garland ideas

  256. Emilia says:

    Party on!

  257. Timmi says:

    I love that lantern I’d make it for myself

  258. Bridget says:

    Tile Coasters – GREAT idea!!!!

  259. adriane says:

    Love that lantern!

  260. Alexandra O says:

    Love the wands

  261. Liz says:

    That party lantern is adorable and Nutella carmel popcorn sound delish!

  262. Kerry says:

    Going to make some garlands this season.

  263. natasha says:

    Love the coasters and the prize sewn by hand!

  264. Carol says:

    Nutella Carmel Popcorn – STOP! Please make that recipe go away, far away. Away from my hips and thighs.

  265. heidi says:

    These are great! Just in tim for my kiddo’s 3rd birthday!

  266. Anna Dorothy says:

    wow! garlands are wonderful!

  267. Melissa Ann says:

    Nutella carmel corn! Yum!

  268. Kirsty says:

    I’m liking the look of Tilda’s too. Great stuff!

  269. Natalie V2 says:

    Makes you want to plan a party just to employ those ideas!

  270. I can always use a little help when it comes to parties!

  271. That party lantern is amazing — very creative idea.

  272. Briana says:

    i’ve made the tile coasters before. Very cute :)

  273. Joanne says:

    Great party ideas. Thanks.

  274. Beth T says:

    Oh my gosh! The tiles would be perfect for my sister-in-law and the wand for her daughter, who is quite magical all on her own. Thank you.

  275. Amber says:

    I love the party lamp! I’m having a party today and I wish I had one as a decoration.

  276. Amy says:

    I love those coasters!

  277. Sandy says:

    The fairy wands are so cute!

  278. Brianna says:

    Those dino bags are charming. Coasters are a great idea, too – would showcase pretty prints.

  279. April says:

    Great garlands. Thanks!

  280. Louby Lou says:

    MmmmmMMmmmmmm nutella caramel corn!!! Sounds divine!

  281. Julianne Ross says:

    The tile coasters are beautiful!

  282. Louisa says:

    The nutella caramel corn sounds delicious!

  283. Kim N says:

    So cute!

  284. Heather says:

    I’ve gotta check out the tile coasters!

  285. Amy says:

    LOVE the party lantern! And the other tutorials… but especially the party lantern.

  286. laura reich says:

    The party latern is too cute!

  287. Kim says:

    Oh, that lamp! So cute!

  288. Wendy says:

    I may have to make the wand for my niece.

  289. Jen says:

    What a fabulous party lantern!

  290. Liz T. says:

    Nutella Carmel Corn? I’m in!

  291. Em says:

    Oh my! Some really great idea for my next party here!

  292. Rachel says:

    I am definitely making that Nutella caramel corn! Yummmmmm. I also emailed the link to my Nutella-loving Italian friend.

  293. Lorri says:

    Yum and fun!

  294. What a great collection of links! LOVING the tile coasters especially. I am so flattered that you linked to my nutella caramel corn, thank you!

  295. Mandi says:

    Those garlands are super cute!

  296. Beezus says:

    Oh, I love that Dolls and Daydreams book. It looks perfect for projects to complete with my niece! :)

  297. chibidani says:

    i have been needing a pattern for a drawstring bag, so thanks for that!

  298. great ideas, all of them!

  299. Jennifer N says:

    I am always blown away by the great ideas out there. Thanks for sharing.

  300. Ali says:

    I’d love to get my hands on those doll patterns!

  301. Galatina says:

    oh my! so many lovely ideas – want to make a garland now!

  302. Jennifer says:

    My home needs more garlands!!!

  303. Julia says:

    super cute dino bags!

  304. Kristin H says:

    I love the tile coaster idea!

  305. Julia says:

    I love making garlnds…ill br checking those out! Those Dolls & Daydreams PDF patterns look ADORABLE! What little one (and even some bigger :) wouldn’t swoon over those!

  306. Barbara says:

    Love the dino bag!

  307. Maile says:

    Great ideas for the birthday parties I have coming up in the Spring. Love the wands.

  308. Katie B says:

    Great ideas! Love the coasters.

  309. Kylie C says:

    Forget Christmas presents- I need to make one of those lanterns for my sewing room. I still have plenty of time to finish those gifts…

  310. Carmen says:

    Darling fairy wands! And the nutella popcorn… wow!!

  311. Pauline says:

    The coasters are gorgeous! I think they would look lovely if a bunch of them were used as a feature panel or backsplash!

  312. Anya says:

    More great ideas! thanks!

  313. Carolyn says:

    I am loving the tutorials!

  314. Michelle B says:

    Sweet tutorials today!

  315. Lindsay says:

    Nutella candy corn? YUM.

  316. Looking forward to tomorrow’s ideas!

  317. wendy says:

    ooooh, love the lampshade! And the fairy wand would be perfect for my friend’s little daughter

  318. Dell says:

    Wonderful collection.

  319. Kate S. says:

    Love the colors and design of Tilda’s Studio

  320. Pat says:

    The tile coasters are gorgeous.

  321. Courtney says:

    Love the fairy wands!

  322. Tera says:

    love the tutees today!!! : )

  323. Cindi C says:

    Just in time for party season. What to do?

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