DIY Summer Wreaths

We haven’t talked about DIY Wreaths lately… and I think it’s time, don’t you?  Summer is almost upon us.. and it’s time for some fresh summery wreaths!

From Christina’s Adventures, a lovely nautical navy and yellow summer wreath:


From the Crafted Sparrow, a Chevron Summer Wreath:


From Fox Hollow Cottage, a totally unique, FAB Flip Flop Summer Pool Noodle Wreath (say that three times fast!):  How fun is this!  She walks you through the entire wreath craft!

flip flop wreath summertime splash framed

And from Craft-o-Maniac, another very unique Summer wreath – love the fabric she used!!

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FREE Bridal Shower Printables

We talked about Bridal Shower games yesterday, and I wanted to follow up today with a couple of fun shower printables I found.

From LoveVsDesign, a cute Bridal Shower Mad Libs:


From WeddingFavorsUnlimited, a bunch of Bridal Shower Bingo cards – printable and ready to go!

And from, CUSTOMIZABLE chevron cards  including changing the colors! Don’t let the “baby shower” title fool you – you CAN use these to make a baby shower invite OR change the tabs to make note cards, thank you cards, and even place cards!  Love these!


Stripes and Polka Dots

We talk a lot about trends here at Diva Entertains, and two of the hottest trends I keep running into are STRIPES and POLKA DOTS.  So, today… I’ve got some stripe-y polka dotty goodness for you!

First up, from the event studios, a FAB stripes themed birthday party.  Love EVERYTHING about this party.  Make sure you click through to see the stripe birthday cake – beautiful and not-that-hard:

From Kara’s Party Ideas, an adorable nautical birthday party, with LOTS of stripes.  Make sure to read her post when you click thru; it’s a wealth of information!:

Check out these FREE printable party hats, in wonderful stripes and colors… from Mr Printables.  It also includes photos on how to make birthday hats!:

From Anders Ruff, an incredible Arts and Crafts party, complete with LOTS of stripes AND polka dots.  This post is *LOADED* with fabulous party planning information including sources for unique and wonderful party supplies.

And from the Hostess Blog, a GORGEOUS chevron and polka dot party… I’m just in awe of this cake… and everything else about the party!


More Chevron Print Ideas for Parties

I’ve talked about the super popular “chevron print” before, and I just keep seeing it, so I decided I should share a few more ideas…

It’s a little bit late for an Olympic party, or a 4th of July party even, but for someone who likes the idea of an Americana Chevron print party, here are some great photos for you, from Hostess blog:

From 100 layer cake, check out the fall theme chevron birthday party… ahh, I’m SO in the mood for fall, aren’t you??

You simply MUST click over and check out the stunning 1st birthday party, chevron themed of course, from the Amy Atlas blog

And another FAB post from the Hostess blog… with chevron prints AND polka dots.  So, so pretty!

And finally, a few weeks ago, I shared FREE chevron printable cupcake toppers or tags for baby showers!  Check ’em out…

Fab Friday FREE Printables – Chevron Baby Shower tags

Today’s FREE printables are designed with the very popular chevron style theme – and they are BABY shower tags!

These free printable tags are 2 inches round, and come 20 to a sheet.  The download is in a PDF format file.  Just download, print, and then cut.  (We recommend a circle punch, like THIS ONE, but scissors work too!  Punches are low cost and once you have one you’ll find zillions of reasons to use it)

You can punch a hole and add tags to your a gift or favors with string or ribbon… or use the design as a cupcake topper.  If you decide to print them on STICKER paper, these will make great seals for favor bags or boxes too!



Happy Friday!

Tuesday Trend – Chevron Prints

Today’s Tuesday Trend is a FUN one.  I know you’ve seen chevron prints recently (even if you didn’t know that these prints were CALLED chevron prints).  They are everywhere – clothes, decor, party favors… HOT trend, for sure!

Nursery chevron decor, from Project Nursery:

Pillows, from Pillow Throw Decor:


Chevron Party favors, from HeyYoYo:


Chevron Party Table Decor, from Enchanted Events & Design:

And… COOKIES, from Sugarbelle!  Click HERE to read how to MAKE these:

I am SO in a zig-zag kind of mood now, how about you?