11 quick and easy patriotic projects

With Independence Day only a day away, I’ve gathered 11 budget-friendly patriotic projects which you can create in a short amount of time. Click on the project names below the collage for the tutorials and free downloads. Uncle Sam Fan • Americana Glass Jar Lid Insert • Americana Favors DIY American Flag Yarn Backdrop • Americana Star Wreath Americana Lil’ […]

{round-up} 4th of july inspiration

Today I’ve teamed up with a group of talented bloggers to bring you tons of inspiration for your 4th of July celebration! There is a lil’ somethin’ of everything—recipes, crafts, decorations, free downloads, party ideas and more! Isn’t it fun to have all of the inspiration in one place? 4th of July Party by Creative […]

americana star wreath

Did you know that Memorial Day is TWO weeks from today? May is flying by and the kick-off of summer is just around the corner. This week I’m sharin’ a bit of patriotic inspiration starting with a lil’ project whose price tag is around $1.25! SUPPLIES: 6 Sheets of 8.5″ x 11″ Text Weight Paper […]

{rootin’ tutin’ thursday} paper umbrella wreath

Rustle up your craft supplies and load your glue guns ‘cuz it’s… Pinterest. I fought it for almost a year. I heard stories of how party chicks would be on it hour after hour…day after day…and their work would pile up ‘cuz they were addicted to it. My fear was that I would no longer […]

{tipster tuesday} burlap décor on a budget

Today is a very exciting day on Oink!, Stefani Khan from La Belle Parties is our first “official” guest blogger! Stefani recently took part in the $100 Designer’s Challenge on Sparkling Events and Designs. After seeing the photos from her party design and reading that my favorite element cost less than $8.00 to create, I knew I […]