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How to host a holiday cookie exchange {with FREE printables!}

How to host a holiday cookie exchange {with FREE printables!}

Baking a huge variety of holiday cookies on your own means recipe cards all over the counter, endless batches of cookies in and out of the oven, and spending a …

70+ great ideas for DIY advent calendars!

70+ great ideas for DIY advent calendars

I love, love advent calendars. We had one growing up that was very similar to this, with a felt tree and tiny ornaments that had sequin details. My grandmother made …

Christmas cookie birthday invitations : ) These can be made for a family holiday party, too!

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

Well – it’s beginning to look like Christmas in the shop, anyway! Every fall and winter, my studio transforms into Santa’s Workshop, and I love it! I’ve actually been working …

Party Palette: Fresh green and cream party table #colorpalette

Party Palette: Fresh green dessert table

Don’t think I’m crazy, but – this dessert table is from a Christmas party. (I swear I really do know what month it is right now.) You see, aside from …

Party Palette: Color inspiration for a winter wonderland party #colorpalette

Party Palette: Winter wonderland party

Amy Atlas always makes the most beautiful and sophisticated color-coordinated sweets tables. (After all, she did invent sweets tables!!) This photo is from a Winter Wonderland party that she styled …

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{one pretty pin} Snowflake macarons

These stunning little macarons, with their pale aqua snowflakes piped on in royal icing, are so pretty for a Winter Wonderland party. They also sound absolutely delicious: vanilla macarons with …

Valentine's Day heart peppermint candy pops - made with leftover mini candy canes from Christmas!

Valentine’s Day heart peppermint candy pops

Do you have leftover miniature candy canes at your house? I sure do. Somehow I buy too many every year and I never know what to do with the extras …

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Creative Christmas place setting ideas

Wow your Christmas guests, young and old, with these creative place setting ideas from Hen House Linens! I seriously love these. They’re unique, fun, memorable, and best of all… as …

Gingerbread Christmas Garland

{one pretty pin} Gingerbread garland

I’ve never made a gingerberad cookie Christmas garland, but I’d like to think that I will someday. And I’d like to think that it will turn out just like this …

Links I'm Loving: Christmas gift ideas, recipes and crafts

Links I’m Loving: Twas (almost!) the night before Christmas

It’s very nearly Christmas, and I’m really in the Christmas spirit this year (thanks toΒ snow, surprise cupcakes, loads of Christmas orders, and gifts sentΒ in the nick of time, just to …