scissors
July 01, 2011

UPDATE

So, yeah… this was my first DIY post ever. An exact copy of a Martha Stewart project from way long ago. I could delete it, so you all don’t see it – since it’s embarrassing. Or I can just rock it. We all have to start somewhere and this is where I started… emulating a woman that has been an inspiration to be my entire life. Cheers to Martha!


Today I am very excited to introduce the very first DIY from Something Turquoise! I got this idea from Martha Stewart’s Living Magazine and I ran with it… photography by Something Turquoise Photography. I think these favors are absolutely adorable and they could totally be tailored for a wedding! The cute sticks are cinnamon and vanilla coffee/cocoa stirrers from Hammond’s Candies. They melt so fast in your coffee and they taste delicious. I love how CK is now making Sixlets candies in just about every color… they look so cute on cupcakes and they make the perfect ‘stars’ for this project. Wishing everyone a happy and safe holiday weekend!

{You will need} Cocoa stirrers: I got mine from Hammond’s Candies. Sixlets and 2″ x 10″ clear treat baggies: both I ordered from Baker’sNook.com. Tag punch, Crop-A-Dile, eyelets, stamp pad, colored pencil and ribbon… all from Michaels. ┬áThe Crop-A-Dile by We R Memory Keepers is a terrific tool, it punches holes and sets eyelets with ease. I think these would be just adorable in any color! Imagine all white stirrers with teal sixlets… perfect to pass out at the end of your reception with coffee!


Comments

comments powered by Disqus