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Hi everyone! As a heads up, the Merry Monday link party will be on break for December 20th and 27th. Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #82 Announcements: Chelc from Inside the Fox Den and Amanda from The Kolb Corner have planned a 4 week holiday Blogmas Party and I’m excited to be hosting […] Read more…

Merry Monday 80

Hello everyone! Hope you had an exciting week! Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #80 Announcements: Jamie at Some of This and That will be taking a break from the Merry Monday Link Party until December. Meet the hosts of Merry Monday My Pinterventures l Facebook l Twitter l Pinterest l Instagram l G+ […] Read more…

Ornament Exchange Link Party

Welcome to the first 2015 Holiday Ornament Exchange! Want to see all the amazing ornaments we have shared? We are linking up all of our ornaments in the link below so everyone can see all the beautiful handmade and/or store bought goodies we came up with! Let’s all get inspired this season! The Hosts of […] Read more…

Ornament Exchange 

Hello everyone! I hope you’re doing well. I haven’t made a post in a while because I’m in the middle of moving and my laptop recently broke! I hope to be getting back into regular blogging soon. However, today I have a new post about the Ornament Exchange you might have seen during the Merry […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 79

Hello everyone! Hope you had a great weekend! Jamie will be taking a short break from hosting until December! Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #79 Meet the hosts of Merry Monday My Pinterventures l Facebook l Twitter l Pinterest l Instagram l G+ l Bloglovin l SU Made In A Day l Facebook […] Read more…

Merry Monday 78

Hi everyone! Time for Merry Monday! Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #78 Announcements: Blogger Opportunity! If you like to bake, have awesome dessert recipes, and want to help host a party….sign up for the 2015 Ultimate Cookies & Goodies Party. Two new guest hosts for the next two weeks! You’ll be seen on […] Read more…

Merry Monday 77

It’s time for Merry Monday 77! Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #76 Announcements: Blogger Opportunity! If you like to bake, have awesome dessert recipes, and want to help host a party….sign up for the 2015 Ultimate Cookies & Goodies Party. It’s the week of the Halloween Spooktacular Link Party! Have a Halloween craft, […] Read more…

Merry Monday 76

Hi everyone! Hope you had a wonderful week. Can’t wait to see what you have to link up this week! Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #76 Announcements: Blogger Opportunity! If you like to bake, have awesome dessert recipes, and want to help host a party….sign up for the 2015 Ultimate Cookies & Goodies […] Read more…

Merry Monday 75

Hello everyone! Hope you he a wonderful week! I have a new tutorial and template coming soon. I’m hoping I can post it this week! Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #75 Announcements: Halloween Spooktacular Link Party. Have a Halloween craft, DIY project, costume tutorial, fun party recipe? Share it on the 2015 Halloween […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 74

Hi everyone! Hope you had a wonderful week. To celebrate the opening of my template store, I have created a new free template and will be sharing it soon! In the mean time, check out what’s going on with the Merry Monday link party! Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #74 Announcements: Shirley @Intelligent […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 73

Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #73 Announcements: Thank you to everyone that entered the $200 Cash Giveaway – Linda S. is our winner!!!!! Halloween Spooktacular Link Party. Have a Halloween craft, DIY project, costume tutorial, fun party recipe? Come share it on the 2015 Halloween Spooktacular Link Party! Open until October 29th.   […] Read more…

Ornament Exchange

Network with other bloggers and make new blogging buddies with the 2015 Ornament Exchange. Hurry! Sign-ups are closing very soon! Sign Up HERE We will either buy or make an ornament to exchange* with another person on this exchange. We will partner up participants by similar style/theme/colors when possible. Your info (name, email, holiday style/color) […] Read more…

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Customized Banner

Disclosure: The banner was provided by Afloral.com Hi everyone! I’m back with a new wedding tutorial today! However, this can actually be used for any event because you can customize it! This tutorial is on a customized banner and creating a chiffon flower for that pretty, rustic look. You’ll need: 1. Jute banner – I […] Read more…

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Hi everyone! I hope you’ve had a wonderful weekend. I am still trying to work on my paper flower and template shop, so stay tuned for that! I hope you entered the Fall Giveaway! We will be announcing the winner soon. Good luck to everyone! Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #72 Announcements: Thank […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 71

Hi everyone! I hope you had a great weekend. This past week I published a new Afloral tutorial Succulent Planter Centerpiece and for next week, I hope to make another flower video tutorial and finally set up my shop on my site! I will be offering my templates for sale in addition to my flowers. Of course, […] Read more…

Succulent Planter Centerpiece

Disclosure: I was provided with these products by Afloral.com. Hello everyone! Today I’m back with a super simple tutorial using some more Afloral.com products. This is a faux succulent planter centerpiece that you can use for home decor or a centerpiece for your rustic-style event! The following is a list of the products I used […] Read more…

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HI everyone! I hope you had a wonderful week. I am actually moving today. I’ll be moving again late October or early November, so I hope to finally be settled down in time for the holiday season. For this week, I have another Afloral tutorial and a new template for the paper flowers coming up! […] Read more…

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Fall Giveaway 2015

Fall Giveaway – $200 Cash!!! The hosts of the Merry Monday Link Party want to help you kick-off your fall season with some cold hard moola! We’re giving away $200 in Paypal cash to one lucky winner! Giveaway starts September 6- September 20, 2015. a Rafflecopter giveaway Read more…

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Hi everyone! I hope you had a wonderful week. This past week, I was finally able to post a quick and simple tutorial on how to create leaves to go with the giant paper flowers. A lot of people have been asking me to add some additional templates, so I am definitely going to try […] Read more…

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Paper Leaves

Hi everyone! Today I am back with a tutorial that goes along with one of my most popular post, the paper flower backdrop. This tutorial will be on how to create the paper leaves that go with the flowers. Paper Leaf Tutorial | ashandcrafts.com For this tutorial, you’ll need the template, paper, scissors, and a […] Read more…

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Hi everyone! I’m back from my short break! I teamed up with Afloral.com to bring you some new wedding/event related tutorials. The first one was posted this past week: Rustic Wedding Escort Cards and it features wood slices and succulents! For the upcoming week, I hope to have a new giant paper flower template to […] Read more…

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Rustic Wedding Escort Cards

Hi everyone! As I’ve mentioned before, I have some really exciting news about my upcoming tutorials! I have teamed up with Afloral.com to bring you some new wedding/event-focused DIYs featuring some products from Afloral’s vast selection. Afloral carries a ton of beautiful silk flowers, but they have a wide variety of items for all your […] Read more…

Short Break

Hi everyone! Sorry the Merry Monday party had not been posted. I am taking a short break from the party and blogging. I have been extremely busy from orders from my Etsy store plus I am in the middle of selling my home and organizing a move! I will be back next week with a […] Read more…

Merry Monday 64

Hi everyone! I’m actually on the road right now and unable to get to a computer in time, so I will be updating this tomorrow with my feature pick!  Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #64 Announcements: Summer is almost over and back-to-school season is here. We’re looking for great back-to-school crafts, tutorials, lunch […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 63

Hi everyone! This week I was only able to sharing my tassel garland tutorial with you, but I do have some exciting news about some upcoming DIYs! I am planning on creating a video tutorial on how to create leaves to go with the paper flower backdrop. In addition, I have some wedding DIYs coming […] Read more…

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Tissue Paper Tassel Garland

Hi everyone! I am sorry I have been away. I hope to make some new tutorial posts and also make some posts to show you the projects I have been working on. For today, I have a tutorial on how to make this cute tissue paper tassel garland! This garland is made out of tissue […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 62

Hi everyone! I miss everyone so much. I am so sorry I didn’t get to post this week. Things have been really hectic for me. I’ve had a lot of orders for paper flowers and I’m trying my best to make sure everyone gets their orders on time. This week I hope to be able […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 61

Hi everyone! Hope you had a great weekend (and a great 4th of July if you’re in the US). Since I was sick (food poisoning), and it was a holiday weekend, I didn’t get a chance to post any new tutorials, but I hope to get some new things up this week! Welcome to the […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 60

Hello everyone! I am so sorry I am late in getting the Merry Monday post up. I actually got really sick over the weekend and I’m just getting over it today. Last week I posted a new video tutorial for my crepe paper peony. I will try my best to get some new posts up […] Read more…

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Crepe Paper Peony

Hi everyone! I am so sorry I haven’t been able post very often. I am working on a big paper flower backdrop that I can’t wait to show you! Because I am trying to improve my blog, I am going to try to include more video tutorials. For today’s post, I went back to one […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 59

Hi everyone! I hope you had a wonderful week and great Father’s Day. I was unable to get any tutorials up this week. I have a couple of orders for paper flower backdrops that I need to work on, so it is difficult finding the time. For this week, I hope to get at least […] Read more…

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How I Gained Blog Views

Hi everyone! Today I am sharing my blog progress report. As you might know, I started this blog February 2015. Since May wrapped up, I have had my blog for four months now! I previously wrote about things like link parties, social media and Facebook ads. Now I want to update you on what’s been […] Read more…

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Hello everyone! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. Things still haven’t quite settled down for me yet, so I wasn’t able to post very often last week. I did put up this tutorial on crepe paper anemones. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that I’ve been working a paper flower wall for […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 57

Hi everyone! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. I am so sorry I was so busy last week that I did not get to make as many posts as I was hoping. I did publish a remake of my giant paper flower tutorial which is great for making paper backdrops. I made a tutorial […] Read more…

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Himmeli Geometric Sculpture

Hi everyone! I’ve been seeing a lot of these himmeli geometric sculptures around, either as a hanging ornament or a desktop decorations. Himmeli is a traditional Finnish Christmas decoration, but I guess these forms have been popularize as new modern, sleek decor. I’ve seen a tutorial using copper tubing, but I wanted something even easier […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 56

Hello everyone! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. This past week was a pretty busy week for me. I posted the crepe paper water lily tutorial and I posted a video and written tutorial for the giant paper flowers for backdrops. It has been a while since I made a video tutorial and I […] Read more…

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Paper Flower Backdrop

Hi everyone! Happy Friday! I am going back and re-making some of my previous tutorials. Today I am sharing my tutorial on how to make giant paper flowers for a paper flower backdrop. You can make a few to use as decorations, or make a whole bunch to fill an entire wall to use as […] Read more…

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Crepe Paper Water Lily

Hello everyone! I hope you had a wonderful Memorial Day weekend! Today I have another crepe paper flower tutorial for you. When I posted my succulent tutorial, I mentioned that I had to find a way to make the petals look thick or else the succulents would look like a water lily. Someone asked me […] Read more…

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Merry Monday 55

Hi everyone! I’m so sorry I didn’t get the Merry Monday post up on Sunday as normally scheduled. I was out of town and got back later than expected. Welcome to the Merry Monday Link Party #55 Announcements: We have our last host for the Merry Monday Link Party! Please welcome Kim @Made In A […] Read more…

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