Saturday, January 22

Shopping Saturday!

Whew! I sure did spend some money today - agh! New bed, crafts, etc... If you are interested in seeing my stash - click here for my personal blog

... here are a few things I didn't buy but might be perfect for you in planning your next event! These are local finds but from national chains....

Pick up these Valentine mailboxes to use as favors boxes for a Superman or Hello Kitty party (when they go on sale!)

Found: WalMart
Section: Valentine's
Price: $3.50

Pirate sign to paint & use for buffet, on each door handle or a name tag on favor bags! Cute for a Camping or Treehouse party -"boys (or girls) only!" signs!

Found: Michael's Craft
Section: Unfinished wood
Price: $1

These crowns would be fantastic serving bowls or drink coasters at your Princess, Snow White or Alice & Wonderland parties. (don't forget you can paint & add glitter too!)

Found: Michael's Crafts
Section: Seasonal
Price: $3.99

They also have tons of new Paris inspired items - These would give you fantastic height on your Parisian party table!
Found: Michael's Crafts
Section: Seasonal
Price: $16.99

Looks like felt is going to be big this year! These felt stickers can be used on anything from invites to party bags to cupcake toppers, etc... My favs were FlipFlops, Cupcakes, Owls & Frog/Monkey packs!

Found: Michael's Crafts
Section:Scrapbooking end cap
Price: $1.99

Dress forms for your Sewing theme party table - I think they would fit in an elegant pink theme or add tulle for a Ballerina theme, too!

Found: Michael's Crafts
Section: Seasonal
Price: $16.99

Don't forget to have activities at your party! Quick solution for an Art, Valentine, Garden, Space or Under the sea party!

Found: Target
Section: Dollar bins
Price: $1

I love these little magnets! Use in decorating a Garden or Bug party - you can glue them or put in an old frame with black felt, stick pins in to create an entomologist would

Found: Dollar Tree
Section: Office
Price: $1

Sorry, had to's the year of the donut people! I bought this adorable petite donuts pan... I'll let you know how they turn out tomorrow!

Section: (click here)
Price: $9.99

p.s. they give mom's free 2 day shipping (here)