Showing posts with label confetti. Show all posts
Showing posts with label confetti. Show all posts

Monday, December 22, 2014

CELEBRATIONS: New Year’s Eve Confetti Bottles

New Year's Confetti Bottles via homework ~ carolynshomework.comThe New Year is just around the corner – can you believe it? Every year I like to come up with a fun way to count down the new year before midnight. Somehow, it always winds up with a lot of confetti and vacuuming. Oh well, it’s not a New Year without confetti in my house.



New Year's Confetti Bottles via homework ~ carolynshomework.comThis year I couldn’t resist using these tiny miniature potion bottles and filling each one with bits of shiny and bright confetti. The bottles are tiny so hopefully there won’t be too much to vacuum the next the day.


New Year's Confetti Bottles via homework ~ carolynshomework.com
I added a little Happy New Year Flag to each bottle. Simply type out your message in Word and cut out your flags.



New Year's Confetti Bottles via homework ~ carolynshomework.comYou can add a little wavy curl to each flag by rolling them around a pencil.


New Year's Confetti Bottles via homework ~ carolynshomework.comSince the bottles have cork tops, I just used a sewing pin to stick each flag on to the bottle. A bit of Washi Tape was used to create the tiny colorful flags on the pins.


New Year's Confetti Bottles via homework ~ carolynshomework.com The holidays are here! As always, it’s been a mad dash of shopping, baking, wrapping and planning but we made it. 


New Year's Eve Confetti and Countdown Ideas via carolysnhomework.com
If you’re like me an like a glittery New Year’s Eve, check out these ideas from past year.
Glittery New Year’s Countdown  |  Confetti Straw Holders  |  Confetti Matchbox Holders
  


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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

TRENDING: Delightful Dots {Polka Dot Round Up}

Delightful Polka Dots Round Up via homework | carolynshomework.com
I don’t know about you but I have always had a passion for dots. Polka dots, confetti dots, Dalmatian dots, you name it and I love it. To me, polka dots are timeless and so fun to use when creating a craft project or adding some fun to your décor. I rounded up 15 Delightful Polka Dot Projects to inspire you.


Thursday, December 26, 2013

CELEBRATIONS: New Year’s Eve Confetti Straws

New Year's Eve Confetti Straws via homework | carolynshomework.comEvery year I try to come up with a new way to package up confetti for New Year’s Eve. That way, everyone just gets a small handful and the confetti and glitter clean up is somewhat manageable. Besides, the package makes it all the more fun.

Monday, March 25, 2013

Inkling: paper mache confetti bowl

Confetti Bowl 7I’ve mentioned this before, but it’s very hard for me to throw away scraps of paper. I wouldn’t exactly classify it as hoarding but it could become a problem if I don’t use up the bits and pieces. This bowl wasn’t made out of paper scraps but paper catalogs. When I attended CHA in January, I came home with a lot of catalogs. The paper catalogs have pages and pages of pictures of pretty paper. How could I throw those away?

Monday, December 26, 2011

Celebrations: new year’s countdown & confetti


New Year's Eve Countdown & Confetti Match boxes

Christmas is over and you know what that means... the new year is around the corner. This year has flown by so quickly but I guess I say that every year.


If you’re planning to ring in the new year with friends and family, here’s a fun party accessory that’s easy to make.


New Year's Eve Countdown & Confetti Match boxes
Little countdown matchboxes filled with confetti.


New Year's Eve Countdown & Confetti Match boxes
I wrapped my matchboxes in different colored foil paper. This paper came in an origami paper set but any festive paper will do.



New Year's Eve Countdown & Confetti Match boxes
You can buy confetti or use saved up paper punches from your crafting projects. My micro paper punch has a holder that stores the little punches. Luckily, I’ve been punching a lot of tags and paper lately.


New Year's Eve Countdown & Confetti Match boxes
Add some twine or ribbon and the countdown numbers.


New Year's Eve Countdown & Confetti Match boxes
Make as many sets of {10-1} that you’ll need so that each guest will have a box of confetti to toss at midnight. The more guests… the more vacuuming you’ll have to do in the morning!



Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Inkling: black & white new year’s party – confetti

The black and white party ideas continue from yesterday. A New Year’s Eve party wouldn’t be complete without confetti.

At midnight, besides a glass of champagne or sparkling cider, every guest should have a packet of confetti to ring in the new year.

You can buy little glassine bags or make your own. I made these little packets out of wax paper. Just cut a piece of wax or parchment paper and use a glue stick to close up the edges. Fill with confetti and staple closed.

Check back tomorrow for more black and white party ideas as we count down to 2011.  




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