10 Fun and Feminine DIY Dessert Ideas

Planning to throw a little girl’s birthday party or a fabulous dinner party for you and your friends? Then you need the perfect desserts! One of my favorite parts of planning a party is deciding what creative, delicious treats I’ll be serving. There are so many fun ideas out there to make it extra special.

Some of my favorites are the feminine dessert ideas. It’s fun to embrace your girly side, especially with something sweet. There are a ton of DIY dessert ideas out there that will keep you inspired and delight your guests. After all, who doesn’t love cute things that also taste delicious?

Here are 10 girly dessert ideas with DIY tutorials that you can have a ball making.

Girly Dessert Ideas

 10 Fun and Feminine DIY Dessert Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comHow charming are these eyelash cupcakes? They’re as easy to make as they are adorable!
Tutorial: Best Friends for Frosting

10 Fun and Feminine DIY Dessert Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThese sweetheart cupcakes are full of a delicious surprise.
Tutorial: Glorious Treats

10 Fun and Feminine DIY Dessert Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comWhat’s better than an ice cream pop? Ice cream pop cookies!
Tutorial: Bake at 350

10 Fun and Feminine DIY Dessert Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThese magical unicorn is hiding a healthy treat: a strawberry!
Tutorial: The Bakers Party Shop

10 Fun and Feminine DIY Dessert Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comIf you love unicorns, here is another adorable dessert idea with banana and coconut.
Tutorial: The Little Blog of Vegan

10 Fun and Feminine DIY Dessert Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comHere’s a delicious mason jar treat, Spumoni Trifles, that make the perfect summer snacks.
Tutorial: Confessions of a Cookbook Queen

10 Fun and Feminine DIY Dessert Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comHow stunning are these flower-inspired cupcakes?
Tutorial: Best Friends for Frosting

10 Fun and Feminine DIY Dessert Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comTalk about a sugar overload! This gorgeous cotton candy freak shake is about as Instagrammable as it gets.
Tutorial: Kara’s Party Ideas

10 Fun and Feminine DIY Dessert Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comBrunch anyone? Try these color-dipped waffles.
Tutorial: Lovely Indeed

10 Fun and Feminine DIY Dessert Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comGive your party a spooky but feminine twist with these adorable skull Oreos.
Tutorial: Sprinkles for Breakfast

Which ones are you most excited to try making?

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Delicious and Refreshing DIY Summer Treats

One of the best parts of summer is having get-togethers outside with family and friends. There are some summer staples that are great to offer for snacks and desserts, but if you want to get a little creative and step outside of the box to offer your guests something a little different, then I’ve got some great ideas for you.

I looked around and found 10 inspiring DIY summer treat recipes that I thought would be a lot of fun to make. They are all as cute as they are delicious. You can get your family in on these projects or make them yourself. They tutorials are simple but create some amazing results that are sure to delight your guests.

Enjoy these adorable and creative DIY summer treat tutorials!

DIY Summer Treats

10 Delicious and Refreshing DIY Summer Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese citrus banana cream popsicles are the perfect snack for a hot summer day.
Tutorial: On Sutton Place

10 Delicious and Refreshing DIY Summer Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comAt first glance, it looks like watermelons on sticks… but they’re actually cake pops!
Tutorial: Bakerella

10 Delicious and Refreshing DIY Summer Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comGet your summer sugar rush from this delicious cotton candy milkshake that is dairy free, gluten-free, and vegan.
Tutorial: Nerdy Mamma

10 Delicious and Refreshing DIY Summer Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese pretzel flowers are easy to make and almost too adorable to eat.
Tutorial: Kid Friendly Things to Do

10 Delicious and Refreshing DIY Summer Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comBanana cream pie cupcake, anyone? Yes, please!
Tutorial: Your Cup of Cake

10 Delicious and Refreshing DIY Summer Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese watermelon-inspired cupcakes are as beautiful as they are delicious.
Tutorial: Life Love Liz

10 Delicious and Refreshing DIY Summer Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comCreate a refreshing treat with Jello and Teddy Grahams that is sure to make your kids smile.
Tutorial: Tamara Like Camera

10 Delicious and Refreshing DIY Summer Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comWho doesn’t love all those adorable swan and flamingo pool floats? Here’s the edible version made of donuts!
Tutorial: Aww Sam

10 Delicious and Refreshing DIY Summer Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese frozen bananas pops are refreshing, easy to make, and so tasty!
Tutorial: Hello, Wonderful

10 Delicious and Refreshing DIY Summer Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comIf you don’t like baking, these no-bake cake batter truffles are the perfect summer snack with which to impress your kids and guests.
Tutorial: Deliciously Sprinkled

So many delicious ideas!

Warm regards,
Megan

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10 Fun and Creative DIY Projects for the Summer

Summer is upon us! With it comes a lot of fun times outdoors, soaking in the sun and spending time with family and friends. One way to have even more fun during the summer is to try some DIY projects inspired by the season. Not only is it fun to make them, but it’s also even more fun to use items you’ve created yourself while enjoying other summer activities.

I’ve put together some of my favorite summer DIY projects I’ve found around the internet that can be used for entertaining, decor, and other outdoor activities. They’re all stylish, functional, and easy to make. The whole family can get involved in making them, too.

Enjoy these fun summer DIY tutorials!

Summer DIY Projects

10 Fun and Creative DIY Projects for the Summer | HomeandEventStyling.comServe up refreshing drinks on this adorable watermelon-inspired tray.
Tutorial: Oh So Beautiful Paper

10 Fun and Creative DIY Projects for the Summer | HomeandEventStyling.comThese coasters inspired by fruit will bring a lot of personality to your drinks and decor.
Tutorial: Design is Yay

10 Fun and Creative DIY Projects for the Summer | HomeandEventStyling.comWho doesn’t love mason jars? Make yours even cuter by turning them into little watermelons.
Tutorial: Kara’s Party Ideas

10 Fun and Creative DIY Projects for the Summer | HomeandEventStyling.comHow adorable are these covers for your electronics that make them look like ice cream bars?
Tutorial: Straight Stitch Society

10 Fun and Creative DIY Projects for the Summer | HomeandEventStyling.comThis fun color blocked clock will add some summer fun to your wall.
Tutorial: Sarah Hearts

10 Fun and Creative DIY Projects for the Summer | HomeandEventStyling.comCreating your own little bouquets out of summer flowers are sweet gifts for people.
Tutorial: Alice & Lois

10 Fun and Creative DIY Projects for the Summer | HomeandEventStyling.comCreate your own colorful desk organizer that will add some bright, fresh style to your home office.
Tutorial: Lovely Indeed

10 Fun and Creative DIY Projects for the Summer | HomeandEventStyling.comTurn boring drop cloths into the perfect blankets for the beach or picnics.
Tutorial: Brit + Co

10 Fun and Creative DIY Projects for the Summer | HomeandEventStyling.comAdd a little summer farmhouse flair to your home by turning bottles into charming flower vases.
Tutorial: Aura Joon

10 Fun and Creative DIY Projects for the Summer | HomeandEventStyling.comBrighten up your outdoor space with these colorful pot ideas.
Tutorial: The Crafted Sparrow

Which one will you be trying this summer?

Warm regards,
Megan

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10 Beautiful DIY Soap Recipes for Use and Decor

If you’re into do-it-yourself projects, then you have probably tried making homemade soap by now. If not, it should definitely be up next on your list. There is an abundance of amazing DIY soap tutorials online that not only smell great but look great, too.

In a bathroom, pretty soap bars are some of my favorite things to decorate and stage with. They do double-duty as an item that’s both functional and stylish. You can gather them in a dish, bowl or apothecary jar for some simple decor that will make your bathroom instantly feel more luxurious.

Instead of buying soap bars at the store, why not try your hand at making some of your own for a truly custom look? Here are 10 homemade soap recipes that are simple and beautiful.

Homemade Soap Recipes

10 Beautiful DIY Soap Recipes for Use and Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comThese adorable mini pineapple soaps are perfect for a coastal-themed bathroom or a kids’ bathroom.
Tutorial: Happiness is Homemade

10 Beautiful DIY Soap Recipes for Use and Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comLove the design of these lavender oatmeal soap bars. The neutral color is perfect for home staging, too.
Tutorial: Beauty Crafter

10 Beautiful DIY Soap Recipes for Use and Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comThe texture of these lavender loofah soap bars makes them an even more interesting decorative accent.
Tutorial: A Pumpkin and a Princess

10 Beautiful DIY Soap Recipes for Use and Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comSimple sweet coconut exfoliating soap bars would look great in any bathroom.
Tutorial: Mom Makes Joy

10 Beautiful DIY Soap Recipes for Use and Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comIf you love coffee and vanilla, then these soap bars are for you. Love the look of them wrapped in twine.
Tutorial: Simply Stacie

10 Beautiful DIY Soap Recipes for Use and Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comHow incredible are these gemstone-inspired soap bars? They would look amazing in a bowl or apothecary jar.
Tutorial: A Beautiful Mess

10 Beautiful DIY Soap Recipes for Use and Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comThese cold-process all-natural hand soaps look so delicious, you almost want to eat them.
Tutorial: Garden Therapy

10 Beautiful DIY Soap Recipes for Use and Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comTry these mint poppyseed soaps for a touch of color and whimsy.
Tutorial: Humblebee and Me

10 Beautiful DIY Soap Recipes for Use and Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comHere is another amazing tutorial for making gorgeous gemstone-inspired soaps.
Tutorial: Honestly WTF

10 Beautiful DIY Soap Recipes for Use and Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comCranberries bring an intriguing element to these vanilla shea butter soap bars.
Tutorial: Simply Stacie

Which one of these homemade soap tutorials are you most excited to try?

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Sweet and Creative DIY Mother’s Day Ideas

Mother’s Day holds a special place in my heart. Not only am I the daughter of a wonderful mom, but I’m also the mom of three great kids. The holiday is a great opportunity to show your mom just how much she means to you. One way to do that is by making her gift by hand.

There is something special about receiving a gift someone put the effort into making themselves. DIY Mother’s Day gifts are great for kids on a budget, too; you don’t have to spend a lot to give your mom something she will love and cherish.

Here are 10 sweet and creative DIY Mother’s Day gift ideas.

DIY Mother’s Day Ideas

10 Sweet and Creative DIY Mother's Day Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comCreate DIY, all-natural perfumes with water, essential oils, and a spray bottle.
Tutorial: Hello Wonderful

10 Sweet and Creative DIY Mother's Day Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comWho doesn’t love beautiful soaps? This lavender lemon soap recipe smells as good as it looks.
Tutorial: A Pumpkin and a Princess

10 Sweet and Creative DIY Mother's Day Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comHow gorgeous are these DIY gemstone soaps? They would look chic on display.
Tutorial: A Beautiful Mess

10 Sweet and Creative DIY Mother's Day Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThese DIY mini flower bouquets make giving your mom flowers even more special.
Tutorial: Homey Oh My

10 Sweet and Creative DIY Mother's Day Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comHomemade bath salts are perfect for a self-care package. You can even gift them in pretty jars.
Tutorial: Our Family World

10 Sweet and Creative DIY Mother's Day Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your own faux flower gift toppers to make your mom’s gifts extra special.
Tutorial: Sugar & Cloth

10 Sweet and Creative DIY Mother's Day Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comHere is another tutorial for a homemade sugar scrub, this time in lemon mint.
Tutorial: Glue Sticks & Gumdrops

10 Sweet and Creative DIY Mother's Day Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThese DIY watercolor cookies are as creative as they are delicious.
Tutorial: Momtastic

10 Sweet and Creative DIY Mother's Day Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comTurn a beautiful teacup or coffee cup into a candle for a beautiful, unique gift.
Tutorial: Sweet Cayenne

10 Sweet and Creative DIY Mother's Day Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comIf your mom loves the beach, then you could turn a few seashells into candles with this cute tutorial.
Tutorial: Yes Missy

Happy Mother’s Day!

Warm regards,
Megan