DIY White Jeweled Pumpkin

Beautiful Halloween Pumpkin Craft! Make this bespoke jeweled pumpkin with just a few supplies. | saynotsweetanne.com

Do you remember the pumpkin that turned in to Cinderella’s BEAUTIFUL white carriage? Well I do. And a couple weeks ago when I stumbled across a pretty white pumpkin with the words “Happy Halloween” on it, I was instantly transported to a realm of up-scale, chic and modern whimsical Halloween decor. I was snapped outRead more

Faux Bois Cake

Faux Bois (Woodgrain) cake. Perfect for woodland themed events, or just because it is beautiful! | saynotsweetanne.com

When we first discovered we were expecting, hubby and I had dreams of a forest themed nursery. Girl or Boy, we loved the idea of soothing green tones, natural wood and serene forest animals. (You know, until the child arrives and the whole house is thrown into chaos.) So when time came for our littleRead more

DIY Butterfly Paper Mobile

Beautiful and Easy paper butterfly Mobile. | saynotsweetanne.com | #diy #baby #paper

My cousin is having a baby! That means I’m headed to a baby shower. Now, years ago I shot myself in the foot when I started making hand-made gifts. I made these sweet baby clothes Parfaits for one cousin, This awesome personalized pyrex for a wedding, This neato rustic sign for another wedding, Nail polishRead more

Easy Packaging Tape Luminaries

DIY Packaging Tape Luminaries | saynotsweetanne.com | #EZStart #Holiday #DIY

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. This year, Duck Brand® sent me a couple of their new products to try out.  I was super excited when I opened the box and saw the super cute holidayRead more

Birthday Countdown Blocks [Free Printable]

Birthday Countdown Blocks Free Printable by Saynotsweetanne.com

Have you been scoping me out on Making The World Cuter? I am the new Printables contributor over there, and I’m so happy! Tiffany is amazing, and the rest of the team are so talented! If you don’t want to miss a single SayNotSweetAnne printable- you should head over there every 3rd Thursday. Or, you can waitRead more

Cupid Dice

Cupid Dice at Saynotsweetanne.com

Valentine’s day is over, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop! Today I’ve got a super easy and cute party game that is sure to entertain little girls for hours. Do you remember on the school bus or playground, spending hours playing games to find out who we would marry? From cootie catchersRead more

Family Tree Art & DIY Shadow Box

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Mother’s Day is next week! And, since I discussed all my mushy gushy feelings for mom in the Mother’s Day Printable Coupons post, I’ll cut to the chase on this one. I wanted to do something a little more sophisticated for my mom and for my grandma. Thinking of Mother’s Day and all the myRead more

Days Until Easter- Easter Countdown [Free Printable]

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Throughout my childhood there were 2 notable holidays that I looked forward to. Christmas because, well- PRESENTS! And Easter. Why? Because after my mom got me all gussied up in some itchy uncomfortable dress and hauled me to church, I got to go to Grandma’s for Easter dinner and an egg hunt. It was theRead more

Little Peep Birdhouses! [Free Printable & Cutting File]

Peep Houses by Saynotsweetanne

I think that peeps are just the sweetest thing. I love their bright vibrant colors, the way the herald in spring (almost like the singing of actual, you know, birds.) I love seeing them all nestled in their cellophane at the store- and I love letting them dry out and using them is decor. This PeepRead more

Candles – Three Ways

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When I was a teen, I went though a candle phase. I collected anything I could that was funky, weird, and made of wax. Looking back at some of my favorites (a psychedelic tie die mushroom and a faux egg,) its hard to imagine candles as anything other than tacky. These, however, are an exception. This weekendRead more

Christmas Countdowns

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Can you believe its only SEVEN DAYS until Christmas? I can- because I’m surrounded with Christmas Countdowns. I might have gone a little over board this season. Usually I create one, maybe two renditions of a countdown for a holiday. I do that because different people like different things and well, I like making them.Read more