DIY Glittery Gumdrop Ornaments

DIY Glittery Gumdrop Ornaments

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Glittery and festive DIY gumdrop ornaments created by Hank + Hunt exclusively for The Sweetest Occasion

DIY Turkey Place Card Holders

DIY Turkey Place Card Holders

by Jenny Batt

Yes, I have a thing for gold animals and I don’t care who knows it. (As evidenced here and here.) This time around let’s gild little plastic turkeys and add flags for fun. Everything is better in gold, your Thanksgiving table settings are no exception.

Supplies -

plastic turkeys
gold spray paint
bamboo skewers
kitchen shears
drill and a drill bit (the same size as the skewer)
card stock
white charcoal pencil or chalk

We’re going to use a …

DIY Fringe Spider Lanterns

DIY Fringe Spider Lanterns

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by Jenny Batt

I just love Halloween, don’t you? Have you seen those creepy giant spiders at the Halloween stores hanging from the ceiling? They are a bit too realistic for me and my fear of spiders, so I decided to try my own version! I’m setting aside my eebie-jeebies and making a rendition of a spider that won’t give you a heart attack when you walk in the room. Let’s take a little fright out of fright night with these …