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CMYK Inspired Baby Shower, part 3: {Wear it Wednesday: color block dress with pop of color: coral orange earrings}

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For part 1 and part 2 of the CMYK Inspired baby shower: CMYK Inspired Baby Shower, part 1: decorations! CMYK Inspired Baby Shower, part 2: food!

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ipinterest: CMYK Inspired Baby Shower: color block dress with pop of color: coral orange earrings

ipinterest: CMYK Inspired Baby Shower: color block dress with pop of color: coral orange earrings.
You’ll see more on what I am doing here on my Have fun with it Friday post! Yes, I know I look funny!

“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

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• Project: CMYK Inspired Baby Shower, part 3: {Wear it Wednesday: color block dress with pop of color: coral orange earrings}
Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1, dressing up is always fun and easy, right?! Well, at least for me, I LOVE it! 🙂
• Time: 5 minutes
• Would I do it again? yes! It was such a simply outfit, but the earrings made it fun with a pop of color!
• What I would do differently: nothing
• Items used: BCBG grey and black color block dress, Target coral orange earrings, Tory Burch Black Patent flats

Have you done any fun outfits from Pinterest lately? What’s inspiring you, I’d love to see or hear about it in the comments below!
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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!
Until ipinterest again!

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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Wear it Wednesday: White Skinny Jeans with Striped Top and Tom’s Wedges!

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MY “PINTERESTING” TAKE:

White Skinny Jeans with Striped Top and Tom’s Wedges!

“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

Project: White Skinny Jeans with Striped Top and Tom’s Wedges!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
• Time: 10 minutes 😉
• Would I do it again?yes. Such a comfy, yet put together look that is perfect for spring and summer time!
• What I would do differently:more casual with some fun summer sandals
• Items used: Hudson white skinny jeans, Splendid neon pink and gray striped shirt, gray Tom’s Wedges, Stella and Dot key necklace and bangels

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 Bird Seed Wreath!

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MY “PINTERESTING” TAKE:

DIY Bird Seed Wreath

DIY Bird Seed Wreath

DIY Bird Seed Wreath

“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

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• Project: Make it Monday: DIY Bird Seed Wreath!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 2, super simple and fun project to do with the kiddos
• Time: 2 days (includes drying time)
• Would I do it again? yes! The bird ate it up right away so we will definitely have to do another one, it turned out so cute!
• What I would do differently: do different shapes like stars, hearts, you name it!
• Items used: birdseed, bunt pan mold, burlap from Home Depot (cheapest place to get it), and adorable recipe for the wreath from: http://www.infarrantlycreative.net/2012/03/birdseed-wreath.html

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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Wear it Wednesday: Happy 4th of July!!!

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MY “PINTERESTING” TAKE:

Happy 4th of July!!!

From our Family to yours

“PINSPIRATION”, FROM PINTEREST:

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• Project: Wear it Wednesday: Happy 4th of July!!! Simple 4th of July outfit; perfect for hot days in AZ, although it was really nice today!!
• Difficulty rating (1=easiest, 5= way too hard!): 1
• Time: 5 minutes
• Would I do it again? yes, and probably will a lot more. Dresses are the way to go when it’s 100 degrees +!
• What I would do differently: dress it up more with some cute wedges or heels
• Items used: Navy Dress from Gap, Red Tory Burch sandals, white Michael Kors watch… pretty simple!

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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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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