Monday, December 3, 2012

Holiday Craft Show & New Christmas Items Available in the Etsy Shop!

Christmas party package, gift tags and Official Santa Letters now available in the Etsy shop!

This weekend, I took part in my first Holiday Craft Show here in Stillwater. I created lots of great items for the show and met lots of amazing potential customers. We handed out free cupcakes and mini candy bars to guests, and sold Christmas gift tags, Santa Letters, mini candy bar wrappers and cupcake toppers. I had a great time at the show! Can't wait for next year!

Here are some pictures from the show and some of the items I have available now in the Etsy shop.

My sister Chelsi helping me with my booth.

The decorations on my back wall.

Items for sale at the Craft Show

Mini candy bar wrappers

Christmas cupcakes!

Christmas banner

Official Santa Letter

Hanging gift tags

Christmas gift tags

Check out all of these Christmas party supplies and gift tags  available in the Etsy shop!

DIY Printable Christmas Party Package:

Official Santa Letters:

Printable Hanging Gift Tags:

Printable Gift Tags:

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Tuesday, October 23, 2012

A Very Witchy Halloween Party!

Every year, my awesome sisters and I put together a Halloween bash to celebrate one of our very favorite holidays. We usually have the party in Weatherford so us adults can go to the Haunted Corn Maze but decided it was about time to include our children include our children in our festivities so had the party at my house in Stillwater.

This year, I went with a Witchy theme for all of the decorations. Lisa and Casey made some amazing cupcakes and Chelsi made some delicious Mummies on a Stick (dipped oreos). She also made an AMAZING Witch's Brew for the adults ;) We set up party games outside for all of the kids to play, which turned out really well. They played Witch Hat Toss, Bobbed for Apples, Tag in the dark and threw darts at a witch hat made out of balloons. Justin was an awesome helper with all of the kids games. I think this turned out to be a really great party this year and am very thankful for all of the help and guests that attended.  Hope you all come again next year!

Toxic-Waste cakes

Witch Hat cupcakes- these turned out so neat!

Sinister Skulls- cream cheese with Peach Pineapple Chipolte salsa

My son Super Tripp! and the most adorable little Kitty, Emilee

Kitty, Zombie Soldier, Super Tripp and Frankenstein Princess

All the kids, and a few adults, dressed up for the festivities!

A few shots of the party games. The kids loved them!

This year's party turned out great. I hope everyone had as much fun as I did! Can't wait to start coming up with next year's theme!

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Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Little Man Customer Party!

I recently created a Little Man birthday party for some good friends and their little boy Eric's first birthday. I used ties and mustaches in the design and it turned out so cute! After the party, Eric's mom sent me some pictures from the party and she did such a great job with all of the decorations. I especially love the little cigar boxes with dipped pretzels. So adorable! The striped paper straws with the mustaches on them are so fun too! The guests also all took photos in their mustaches. Such a fun party! Here are some of the pictures from the party.

The adorable birthday boy Eric. I just adore his little tie t-shirt, complete with mustache!

Kimmie did such a great job pulling together this party and I am glad they chose me to help create it.

This party package is available in the Etsy shop at:

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Construction birthday invitation available in the Etsy shop!

Construction birthday invitation is the newest item available in the Etsy shop. Check it out!

Invitation is available at:

More Fall photos with Tripp!

I did some practicing with lighting yesterday with Tripp and with the self-timer with myself. The self-timer is much harder to master than I ever imagined! It kept focusing on the background instead of me. Also found out that it is extremely hard to get a 3 year old to give you a "natural" look. He kept saying "Cheese!", which does not exactly give you a natural smile. We tried laughing, and that just gave me a wide open mouth. Decided he is just still a little young for that ;) Here are a few of the photos!

This picture is SOOO Tripp!


Sunday, September 30, 2012

LES Advertisement

I wanted to show this advertisement I created for the business. Hope to be sending it out as a postcard soon!

Friday, September 28, 2012

Fall Photos with Tripp!

Today, I went out and took some photos with Tripp at Couch Park here in Stillwater. I had seen the location once before and wanted to see what if it would be a good location for photo shoots. We both agreed, it was a lot of fun!

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

McLain-Driscoll Wedding Shoot

I was given the opportunity to capture the memories of some very special friends of mine at their beautiful outdoor wedding. The ceremony took place in front of an old, brick fireplace, which is all that is left of an old building. It was absolutely beautiful! I am so happy for the couple and wish them the best of luck in life.

Here are a few photos from the ceremony and the bridal photo shoot.

Mr. & Mrs. McLain

The bride being walked down the aisle by her brother.

The wedding party

The adorable Flowergirls and Ringbearers