Are you one of those people who’s already finished all their holiday shopping? If not, you should check out Pear Tree Greetings. I’ve worked with them before to design our family Christmas cards and Valentines cards for the kids. This year, they approached me about designing custom gifts from their site. I really loved all the options for phone covers, so I ordered a bunch that featured photos from my Instagram account. Once I found a template I liked, the whole process literally took me less than 10 minutes. The cases are easy to customize – you can add words, change the fonts, or use multiple photos. I got them in the mail a week later and was really happy with the awesome quality! I can’t wait to share them with my friends. Have you ever made custom gifts before?
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Photography by Karen Cline of Pretty Simple Productions for Oh Happy Day
What are you getting your mom for Mother’s Day? If you’ve waited until the last minute, don’t worry! There are tons of great gift options online. I found all the gifts below using Chippmunk – my favorite site for online deals. They also have tons of fantastic deals on flowers and chocolates! Normally, I wouldn’t think to use a coupon when buying gifts, but I’ve realized that saving money allows me to add a few more items to the cart and spoil the ones I love. Make sure you don’t miss their online deals at Rifle Paper Co., J.Crew, Teleflora, & Dean & Deluca!
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by Alix Sorrell
Tis the season for floral patterns! Don’t they feel so festive and springy? This printable watercolor floral wrap is perfect for Mother’s Day or any gift you’re giving this spring. Just download & print this free template and get wrapping! (PS – Gift Wrap Inspiration!)
Printable Floral Gift Wrap Template
by Amy Moss
I’ve created a set of 12 cute and colourful donut printables! These would be perfect for a donut themed party or a variety of fun party and craft projects! Here are some ideas:
- Create a game of ‘Donut Memory’ for guests to play at your party. You can also package them up as a gift or party favor.
- Create a donut garland
- Use as a gift tag or decoration for gift wrap.
- Print onto sticker paper to create donut stickers!
- How about really big donut confetti!!
Can you think of other creative uses? Let me know!
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by Sally J Shim
Simple and sweet party favors are the best in my book. I always keep a stash of glassine bags in various sizes handy. Add a scalloped flap to the top of the bag along with a personalized message and you are good to go. I used patterned origami paper for this project, but you can use solid or patterned cardstock or even fabric.
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