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DIY Super Hero Candy Jars

Superhero partys never go out of style. As long as there are kids in the world there will always be Batman and Superman birthday parties (along with the rest of the crew) We wanted to create a cool party centerpiece so we collected up a bunch of glass vases from dollar stores and thrift shops to make this set of Candy jars. They had to look like Buildings from a comic strip so we threw in some masking tape and spray paint and *BOOM*  Super … [Read More...]

A hand painted Alice in Wonderland Teapot. Tutorial at

DIY Alice in Wonderland Teapot

I painted a teapot! An Alice in Wonderland Teapot. Yep, I am totally hooked on painting stuff so I transformed an unexciting plain white ceramic teapot into this Alice in Wonderland birthday party themed creation. Can I just say how in love with it I am right now. I don't ever want to part with it. It can be used to serve tea at your Alice in wonderland tea party or if you pop some flowers into it like a vase it would make a wicked cool table … [Read More...]

Make your own super hero cake stand

DIY Super Hero Cake Stands

This week I repurposed a couple of glass microwave plates to make Super hero cake stands for a birthday party.  Microwave plates are perfect for cake plates as they are nice and big and flat. They do have a raised lip around the edge but that's no biggie. I went with a Captain America and Spiderman themed cake stand. I'll admit that they seemed like the easiest designs to replicate - Superman seems way too fiddly to me. Luckily for me our … [Read More...]

DIY chip n dip set for a soccer themed party.

Soccer chip and dip set

For a weekend project we made our own chip and dip set for a Soccer themed party. We wanted our plates to look like black and white soccer balls to match the theme. We found some ceramic markers by PaintedbyMe. You can draw onto your ceramics and bake in the oven to make the design permanent. Doesn't sound too difficult right? These markers are microwave and dishwasher safe so you can wash them without the design chipping away. Their markers … [Read More...]