decorations

A fairy garden birthday party where each guest creates their own personal fairy garden

A Fairy Garden Birthday Party

Fairy gardens are really popular right, so my daughter wanted a fairy garden party for her birthday this year. The guests each made their own personal fairy gar...
An upcycled metal bowl with a brushed finish

Brushed Metal Bowl

I took an old, stained metal bowl and gave it a brushed metal finish to hide the flaws and give it interest. When I got this great metal bowl second hand, I ...
Create your own Valentine's Day card

A Simple Valentine Card

Here's a short video showing how to make a simple Valentine card because Valentine's Day should be more about the person you love than stressing over a complica...
Setting a Holiday Table

A Winter Holiday Tablescape

We had some good friends over this weekend for a grown-ups only dinner. With no kids, I went all out with festive decorations, including lit candles. I’m real...
DIY Harry Potter Wands | SimplePracticalBeautiful.com

DIY Harry Potter Wands

For my daughter’s Harry Potter party, I wanted to give each kid something that seemed really magical, not just cheesy party favors. Something they could use a...
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A Harry Potter Party Experience

My 10-year-old loves Harry Potter. She devoured all seven books. So, for her birthday we threw a Harry Potter party and went all out. It was a ton of work, but ...