Happy Sunday! Today I have some really fun stuff from the folks at Martha Stewart Crafts!
You might remember a while back I got to review the Doily Circle Edge punch...well this time I've been sent some fun holiday products to share with you.
And make sure to read the promo info under each product...MS is sharing a fun discount code for all of you, not to mention a fun contest!
you should have seen harper and sadie's EYES when they saw this big box of glitter!
you should have seen MY eyes when i thought about what would happen if the babies got their grubby mitts on it. HAHAHA!
i waited for naptime yesterday and we made some pretty holiday ornaments.
here's a couple of close-ups...these are just the super cheap plaster ornaments (on clearance!) from Michaels:
i don't get too worked up about stuff like that. it's just glitter. and the bigs had a BALL.
next i decided it was time for mama to have craft time. here's what i made:
i have big plans to make lots more of these to adorn holiday gift boxes.
here's some info from martha stewart crafts:
Bling On The Holidays with a Glitter Girl Party!
The holidays are the perfect time to add some sparkle to your life. Create a glitter wonderland with help from Martha Stewart Crafts! Their glitter collections and project ideas will help you add dash of glitz to just about anything – from holiday decorations to party invitations. Why not share the fun and hose a Glitter Girl Party to get to glittering?! Invite your girlfriends over for some wine, snacks and an evening full of bedazzling creativity.
Try starting with the “Rich Essentials Glitter Set” from MarthaStewartCrafts.com. The rich array of 24 elegant colors lets you shine on the sophisticated side, whatever you’re glittering. Creating party invitations or sending out holiday greeting cards? Another glitter get is the “Essential Christmas Glitter Glue” pack – perfect for writing on cards and scrapbook pages, and the fine tips are ideal for detailed and dimensional designs.
The Martha Stewart Crafts “Decorative Boxes,” in designs like stars, poinsettia and pine cones, can be covered in glitter and used as ornaments, decorations or unique gift boxes. One fabulously simple décor idea: glitter a group of them and then cluster together as a table centerpiece.
Worried about the mess from your Glitter Girl Party? Martha Stewart Crafts has the solution! Keep crafting surfaces clean by using the “Glitter Tray and Rack,” which features an opening in one corner to easily brush excess glitter back into its container. And, if something does spill, the “Glitter Cleanup Roller” makes removing it a cinch. Plus, the roller remains sticky even after washing!
So go ahead and add a sparkly sprinkle to your holiday cards, decorations, party invitations, place cards or gift tags! For project ideas and glitter guidance – and to find the items mentioned above – visit MarthaStewartCrafts.com. Order by 12/31/12 and save 20% when you enter Coupon Code BLOG20 at checkout!
Feeling inspired? Save 20% at MarthaStewartCrafts.com when you enter BLOG20 at checkout through 12/31/12 – and enter the Martha Stewart Crafts "Bag Your Holiday Bills" Contest for your chance to win $2,500! Contest entry & details: Enter here -- or for mobile, here!
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love these new baking packages. this is what i will use to package pumpkin bread or gingerbread for the h&s's teachers.
my favorite part is that they've included the sweet little tags and ribbons.and DOILY trays? i know. love.
confession- i tried baking a loaf of bread to show you how it will look, but a.i burned it and b.it was TOTALLY the wrong size.
but here's a look:
and some info:
You put so much goodness into your holiday cookies, why settle for boring packaging? Ditch those old beat-up tins! Decorative treat bags, boxes and wrappers from Martha Stewart Crafts add the finishing festive touch to your homemade gifts – so they’ll look as good as they taste!
Martha Stewart Crafts can even dress up your breads and fruitcakes with the “Wonderland Bakeable Trays.” Beautiful and functional, you can bake right in these trays – then use the cellophane bags, ribbon and labels to turn your confections into gifting perfection.
Feeling inspired? Save 20% at MarthaStewartCrafts.com when you enter BLOG20 at checkout through 12/31/12 – and enter the Martha Stewart Crafts "Bag Your Holiday Bills" Contest for your chance to win $2,500! Contest entry & details HERE.
sorry about the L O N G post y'all! but hopefully you found it inspiring.
make sure to take advantage of those discount codes!
disclosure: baking trays and glitter are c/o martha stewart crafts. so grateful for their generosity and kindess! :)