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I don't know about your dad, but our dad works hard all week and so I wanted to make him feel extra special with this "Father's Day Survival Kit". Let your dad relax in his recliner, hand him the remote... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2012 at Create My Event
Boxes filled with candy bars... What could be better than that? Chocolate is everyones friend so spread the love with graduates. These homemade graduation gift boxes would also be a fun party favors for a graduation party. Fill these boxes... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2012 at Create My Event
It's that time of year when everyone is trying to think of fun teacher's gifts. My daughter Megan, and myself did a little brain storming and came up with these teacher gifts and gift tags. These free downloadable packets recipe... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2012 at Create My Event
I wanted a cheerful party favor for my table place settings for Easter and this Chick and Bunny did the trick. These party favors whip up quick and make for a bright and colorful Easter table. Use clear candle votives... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2012 at Create My Event
A month ago my son and daughter-in-law had a new baby boy and I wanted to tell the whole world! To help spread the word I made candy bar wrappers that had the baby's name, date he was born and... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2012 at Create My Event
These custom Éclair boxes make for unique and delicious party invitations, party favors, birthday treats, get well soon pick-me-ups or "thinking about you" gifts. Not an Éclair fan? These adorable boxes make a great home for any number of treats... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2012 at Create My Event
Party Bottle Labels quickly add party atmosphere and help dress up your table for very little time and money. This valentine party bottle label packet comes with Valentine labels and instructions. Sorry bottles not included. There are six different labels... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2012 at Create My Event
It's that time of Season to start making your list, And see just who will be getting your gifts. What gifts you say? Well, what do you think! THESE gifts of course, just click this LINK. So whether it's for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2011 at Create My Event
Christmas Candles has been our favorite family tradition for as long as I can remember. Every night in December we all gather around the kitchen table, light candles, sing carols, read Christmas stories, everyone says one thing they are thankful... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2011 at Create My Event
Hey Rudolph! These charming reindeer treat bags/ornaments will put a smile on everyone's face this Christmas. You can give them to your kids, kids teachers, friends, family or use them as a party favor. To get started on making these... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2011 at Create My Event
These homemade turkey favors are fun to make, fun to eat and they work up quickly. Decorate your turkey table with these fantastic favors this Thanksgiving! This packet comes with instructions and patterns on how to make these turkey friends.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2011 at Create My Event
Dress up your Thanksgiving celebration with these festive homemade party boxes. This packet comes with instructions and patterns on how to make these boxes. You can download this free homemade party favor idea HERE at Parties and Patterns. Download, print... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2011 at Create My Event
To kick off each school year I throw a “Back To School Party “. Most my kids are now grown but the party lives on as my grandkids are starting to attend school. These tags are fun and colorful and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2011 at Create My Event
Candy quote Birthday tags are silly tags that correspond with specific candies and put a smile on someone's face. These quick gifts are perfect for teachers, friends, teenagers, kids or just about anyone. You can download this free packet that... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2011 at Create My Event
Your little Princess will love this game. This game is played like "Pin the Tail On The Donkey" except you are "Crowning The Princess." This packet includes all images and instructions. Download, print and party! You can download this free... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2011 at Create My Event
Please your crowd this summer with candy box favors. They are so much fun to display! We have a patriotic theme for celebrating the 4th of July or a special homecoming of someone overseas. You will also love the summer... Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2011 at Create My Event
Everyone loves Bingo. It's fun, fast and easy for everyone to play. The packet comes with 20 game sheets, 64 game cards and 120 game dots. You can download this free Baby Shower Bingo Game Here at Parties and Patterns.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2011 at Create My Event
Free Printable Gift Tags - "Summertime" These are great for birthday gifts, thank-you gifts or special occassion gifts. All you need to do is to download, print, cut and attach. You can also embellish the gift tags with real buttons,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2011 at Create My Event
"Some Bunny Loves You" quilted table runner pattern was originally made for a babies bedroom as a wall hanging. By the way, it looks adorable in a baby's bedroom. However, whenever I pull it out I get comments like, "That... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2011 at Create My Event
Add an extra wobble to your guest's step with a little treat to top off the pie. Click HERE to download our Thanksgiving candy bar wrappers for FREE. Happy Thanksgiving! Gobble gobble. Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2010 at Create My Event
A quick, easy and inexpensive way to bring a splash of that beautiful fall color into your home. Click HERE for instructions. WARNING: Beware of dogs. I had a dog come and snatch one of my berry twigs as it... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2010 at Create My Event
Who doesn't love being able to tell people where to sit? Have fun assigning places this Thanksgiving with these tasty tags. You can download the place cards from our picture here for FREE! These place cards can also be used... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2010 at Create My Event
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