Welcome to Joy's Life May Design Team Blog Hop & Giveaways! I'm so glad that you joined us! If you came from Joy's blog, you are right on track! I am a big fan of party crafts: paper hats, favor boxes, cupcake liners, cupcake stands and banners are so fun to make! Here in Arizona, we have been on shorts since March:) Summer is finally coming to most of US! :) I went with the neon trend this time. (Supplies are linked at the end of this post.) 5 19 nina yang summer party "enjoy" from Sweet Popsicle Puns, "thank you" from Tag You're It Set One" by Joy's Life. 5 19 nina yang party joyslife sentiments I like how "enjoy" fits right into the Party Picks. Cupcake Liner die takes a half sheet of letter sized paper to make one (5.5" x 8.5"). The cupcake stand die is out of stock at the moment, so I found a similar design in the Silhouette store (not as sophisticated but still cute :) 5 19 nina yang party cupcakes wrapper stand Aren't they the cutest party favors? :) I made a video tutorial for them, you can find it here. 5 19 nina yang party favors juice box The party hat body is made from a half sheet of letter sized paper (5.5" x 8.5"). The string holes are cut by the die-cut machine as well. 5 19 nina yang party hats Yummy cupcakes! Orange seems so right for summer! 5 19 nina yang party cupcake closeup I die cut a bunch of circles from scraps and sew them together to make this banner:) Easy and pretty! 5 19 nina yang party banner I had so much fun putting this party set together:) (And ate more than enough cupcakes along the way ;) I hope that you are inspired to create something yourself! 5 19 nina yang party preparing You can find more party ideas here (my Paper Crafts Magazine Party Ensembles Grand Final Prize Winner project :)

Giveaway

Joy is generously giving me a set of Joy's Life stamps to give away. :) Enter by leaving a comment to this post telling us what is your favorite party theme: birthday, baby shower, 4th of July, Halloween… Easy, right? ;) I will draw a random winner on Monday May 28th:) The winner will receive a set of his/her choice :) Your next stop is Patty's blog Crafty Kitten! If you get lost along the way, please head back to Joy's blog for the full list of blogs! :) Enjoy the hop and the giveaways! Happy Crafting!
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Enter for CAS-ual Fridays Challenge: Clean And Simple projects using punches, or dies. Happy Crafting!