Posted under: flowers / garden



Awesome Etsy find: Paper garlands from Sweet Things by MaraMay

It’s amazing what a talented Etsy artisan can do with paper and thread! Using just the right combinations of colors, patterns, and shapes, MaraMay of Sweet Things by MaraMay creates the most lovely paper garlands. Here are a few gorgeous choices: “Lovely Summer Picnic” paper …

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How to make paper rosettes

I’m sure you’ve seen pretty paper rosettes like these popping up all over party blogs, and if you’re like me, you’re wondering about the best way to make them! Turns out, it doesn’t take much besides some 12″ square scrapbooking paper, a hot glue gun, …

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{one pretty pin} Fabric flowers by Pretty Swell

Before summer comes to a close, I want to have at least one more afternoon that feels just like this. The fabric flower cake toppers and flower garland are available for sale at Pretty Swell. Featured pin • Original source: Pretty Swell • Pinned to: Flower or garden …

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Gorgeous DIY party decoration ideas

Looking for birthday party decor ideas? Have you checked any wedding blogs lately? Sometimes, you can find the most amazing inspiration from weddings! Case in point: this ten-kinds-of-beautiful wedding reception that was photographed by Anushe of Anushe Low Photography. The bride, Marsha, went all-out with …

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Edible butterfly cake toppers by Sugar Robot

Hard to believe, but these beautiful butterflies are edible! They’re made from sugar and are the specialty of a fabulous Etsy shop called Sugar Robot. Sugar Robot has been on my radar for awhile, as I’ve heard great things about them from my own customers, …

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{one pretty pin} Flower rosette backdrop

Here’s a fresh idea for a backdrop! You can turn paper rosettes into beautiful flowers by adding leaf accents. Grouped together on a wall like this (and arranged just so!), the effect is dramatic and chic. See many more photos of this accent wall – …

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{one pretty pin} Flower table runner

It’s amazing what you can do with a craft punch! This flower table runner was made from tissue and a 3.5″ Fiskars scalloped paper punch (that’s XXXXL size, for those who want to count out all those X’s). ; ) No surprise here – I …

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{one pretty pin} Jam jars and twine

Fresh-cut flowers in jam jars, tied with twine. Just so simple, so spring-fresh and so lovely! After the party, guests can each take one of these home as a favor. Featured pin • Original source (plus event planning/flowers): Jessi Haack Design • Photographer: Mr. Haack …

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{one pretty pin} A shabby chic table

Shabby chic style and gorgeous photography by Jeanna Hayes, featured on Amy Atlas. I love everything about this table – the rustic burlap, the distressed white table, the mix of trims and wildflowers… it’s all so (seemingly) effortless and casual. Featured pin • Original source: Amy …

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{one pretty pin} Cupcake liner flowers

Pretty flowers that last forever – that, as Martha Stewart would say, is a good thing! These are Martha’s idea, made from cupcake liners and stickers, and I think they’re just lovely for Valentine’s Day. They’d also make really pretty party favors (single flowers on …

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