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CMYK Inspired Baby Shower, part 5: final edition: Have Fun With it Friday {Crepe Paper Streamers, Flower Balloons, and Baby Games!}

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For part 1-4 of the CMYK baby shower, head here:

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CMYK Baby Shower: Crepe Paper streamers

CMYK Baby Shower: Crepe Paper streamers

CMYK Baby Shower: Crepe Paper streamers

CMYK Baby Shower: Flower Balloons

CMYK Baby Shower: Flower Balloons

CMYK Baby Shower: Baby Shower Games!

CMYK Baby Shower: Baby Shower Games!

CMYK Baby Shower: Baby Shower Games!

CMYK Baby Shower: Baby Shower Games!

CMYK Baby Shower: Baby Shower Games!

CMYK Baby Shower: Baby Shower Games!

CMYK Baby Shower: Baby Shower Games!

“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

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• Project: CMYK Inspired Baby Shower, part 5: final edition: Have Fun With it Friday {Crepe Paper Streamers, Flower Balloons, and Baby Games!}
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): streamers 1, balloons 3 (that’s a lot of blowing!), games 1 🙂
• Time: 2 hours
• Would I do it again? streamers: probably not, balloons: no, games: yes (all of the games we decided on seemed meaningful, fun, and engaging!)
• What I would do differently: nothing
• Items used:
streamers idea from: Style Me Pretty
flower balloon idea from: Flower Balloons
game ideas from: Beau Coup , Lil Sugar , and http://printable.tipjunkie.com/baby-shower-games/

Have you done any baby shower ideas from Pinterest lately? What’s inspiring you? I’d love to see it!
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I hope you were inspired as much as I was. If not, click on “Recommend a Pin” above and I would love to hear any suggestions you might have!
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Karie J

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Make it Monday: Twine wrapped summer wreath

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MY “PINTERESTING” TAKE:

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• Project: Make it Monday: Twine wrapped summer wreath
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 3- took some time to wrap the twine all the way around the foam wreath, but it was worth it!
• Time: 30 min
• Would I do it again? yes! I really like how it turned out. It’s so beachy, carefree, and summery; so fun!
• What I would do differently: maybe try a different ribbon to hang it with, not sure 🙂
• Items used: Green foam wreath, white grosgrain ribbon, twine, 3 white flower pins (all from Michael’s), adorable wreath idea from: http://brunchatsaks.blogspot.com

Do you have any wreaths that you have made and would like to share?!

Have you done anything from Pinterest lately? What’s inspiring you?
I hope you were inspired as much as I was. If not, click on “Recommend a Pin” above and I would love to hear any suggestions you might have!
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Karie J

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Have Fun with it Friday: Get your Creative Juices Flowing: Teacher Appreciation gift!

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Forgot to do this post earlier, but it really was a lot of fun! The girls enjoyed giving them out 🙂

MY “PINTERESTING” TAKE:

Creative Juices supplies needed

Creative Juices Teacher gift

Creative Juices Teacher gift

“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

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• Project: Have Fun with it Friday: Get your Creative Juices Flowing: Teacher Appreciation gift!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
• Time: 20 minutes
• Would I do it again? yes! These turned out so cute and the teachers really loved them!
• What I would do differently: change up the idea with different mugs, cups, candy and gift cards for different times of the year
• Items used: Water bottle with straw, lots of candy, gift cards to Jamba Juice for smoothies all summer, adorable idea and free printable gift card from: http://printable.tipjunkie.com/creative-juices-printable-gift-tag-teacher-appreciation/

Have you done anything from Pinterest lately? What’s inspiring you?
I hope you were inspired as much as I was. If not, click on “Recommend a Pin” above and I would love to hear any suggestions you might have!
Until ipinterest again!

Karie J

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Make it Monday: DIY Scrapbook paper letters

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MY “PINTERESTING” TAKE:

DIY Scrapbook paper letters

“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

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• Project: Make it Monday: DIY Scrapbook paper letters: Hayden and Morgan share a room so we decided to do something cute when people enter their room. ‘H’ for Hayden and ‘M’ for Morgan; also cute because it’s also a play of fof H&M store, one of my favs!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 2 super simple to do!
• Time: 15 minutes
• Would I do it again? yes! I love Modpodge and simple projects
• What I would do differently: nothing
• Items used: H & M cardboard letters from Michael’s, Modpodge from Hobby Lobby, adorable idea from: domesticimperfection.blogspot.com

Have you done anything from Pinterest lately? What’s inspiring you?
I hope you were inspired as much as I was. If not, click on “Recommend a Pin” above and I would love to hear any suggestions you might have!
Until ipinterest again!

Karie J
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Make it Monday: DIY Tile Coasters from Scrapbook paper and Home Depot tiles!

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MY “PINTERESTING” TAKE:

DIY Tile coasters

DIY Tile Coasters

“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

• Project: Make it Monday: DIY Tile Coasters from Scrapbook paper and Home Depot tiles!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
• Time: 15 minutes
• Would I do it again? yes! It was so simple not to do!
• What I would do differently: Change of te scrapbook paper
• Items used: adorable idea from: lightrefreshmentsserved.com , brushed Modpodge on precut scrapbook paper to adhere to super cheap white tiles from Home Depot, then attached felt pads to the bottom of the coaster

Have you done anything from Pinterest lately? What’s inspiring you?
I hope you were inspired as much as I was. If not, click on “Recommend a Pin” above and I would love to hear any suggestions you might have!
Until ipinterest again!

Karie J
party on here:

”The

Tip Junkie handmade projects
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Have fun with it Friday: Welcome Summer party with free printable party favor and a welcome summer sign!

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MY “PINTERESTING” TAKE:

“Welcome Summer” sign to run through and welcome summer!

“Have a Ball this Summer” free printable party favor!

Chalkboard frame countdown sign once again!

“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

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• Project: Have fun with it Friday: Welcome Summer party with free printable party favor and a welcome summer sign!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
• Time: 20 minutes total
• Would I do it again? yes! Every year for sure 🙂
• What I would do differently: wish I would have started this sooner!
• Items used: Kraft paper for the Welcome Summer sign (idea from: laurie.tipjunkie.com ), cardstock and water balls (idea and free printable from: printable.tipjunkie.com), and my previous chalkboard frame I made from another post to use for the countdown ( http://ipinterest.me/2012/01/09/day-40-outdoors-we-will-goget-crafty-diy-chalkboard-spray-paint-message-board-frame/ )!

Have you done anything from Pinterest lately? What’s inspiring you?
I hope you were inspired as much as I was. If not, click on “Recommend a Pin” above and I would love to hear any suggestions you might have!
Until ipinterest again!

Karie J

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Make it Monday: Father’s Day crafts and gifts part II: Subway art, a Hero Goody box and more!

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Make it Monday: Father’s Day crafts and gifts part II: Subway art, a Hero Goody box and more!

MY “PINTERESTING” TAKE:

Why we love Daddy

being silly

Super Hero box of goodies for dad!

“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

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• Project: Make it Monday: Father’s Day crafts and gifts part II: Subway art, a Hero Goody box and more!
Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 2, easy to do, just a bit of time!
• Time: about 2 hours
• Would I do it again? yes! Pop pop and daddy loved them!
• What I would do differently:  nothing 🙂
• Items used: wonderful ideas from:  tipjunkie.com  ,  alililyblog.com ,  tatertotsandjello.com  , positivelysplendid.com

Have you done anything from Pinterest lately? What’s inspiring you?
I hope you were inspired as much as I was. If not, click on “Recommend a Pin” above and I would love to hear any suggestions you might have!
Until ipinterest again!

Karie J

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