DIY Floral Crowns

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Hi there Crafting Chicks followers! This is Ali from Dream Crafter back again to share another artsy fartsy idea. I’m sure you have seen these floral crowns floating around Pinterest and I can’t get enough of them! (Sigh…if only I had ¬†girl.) But I do love them for adults too. Not only are these floral crowns really cute, they are also REALLY easy to make (my favorite aspect of any craft.) Here’s what you’ll need to make these festive little beauties: 1. A whole bunch of fake flowers. (I would suggest getting some quality ones like at Michaels or Hobby Lobby.) I had an entire box full of fake flowers in my grandma’s basement just waiting to be used. Score! 2. Fabric Scissors 3. Neutral colored felt 4. Floral wire 5. Needle nose pliers 6. Wire cutters 7. Regular craft scissors 8. Hot glue gun and glue 9. Headbands or something stiff you can make a crown with. (Like thick [Read More...]

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Pink Lemonade Pie

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Hi there! Its Ali again from Dream Crafter. Today I’m going to be showing you one of my favorite summer recipes: Pink Lemonade Pie. This is one of those desserts that isn’t overly sweet which is really great news for those of us who like to eat the whole pie in one sitting. Here’s how ya do it: INGREDIENTS: 1 frozen concentrate pink lemonade, 1 carton of vanilla ice cream, 1 (8 oz) container of Cool Whip, pre-made graham cracker crust, extra graham crackers for crumbling. INSTRUCTIONS: Start by mixing together the pink lemonade, ice cream and cool whip in a large bowl. It sort of helps to let it all melt together on the counter so it mixes better. At this point, feel free to take lots of bites. The filling is more that the pie crust can handle but not quite enough to make two pies. So I always take on the responsibility of cleaning the bowl out. [Read More...]

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Printable 4th of July Hot Dog Holders

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Helllloooo Crafting Chicks Followers! How you doin’? (Imagine me saying that Joey’s voice). My name is Ali from Dream Crafter and I am so excited to be sharing this fun printable with you today. I’ve always been a sucker for a good printable. There’s nothing more magical then clicking, downloading and printing something right from your home computer and then feeling all cool like you created something magnificent. Every time I use a printable (that someone else created) I’m like, “Yeah…I did my crafting for the day and it turned out really well. I am a super accomplished person and everyone loves me. I think I’ll take my nap now.” And because I know you all feel the same way, I have decided that sharing a printable would be for the best. May I present to you, the printable hot dog holder! (Literally I could not think of a fancier name for these.) I made three of these bad boys [Read More...]

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