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

10 Ideas for More Glamorous Easter Decor

Easter is coming up soon, so if you are planning to celebrate in the form of a brunch or another type of gathering, it’s a great time to start putting together some ideas. Since glamour is having its moment (and hopefully that moment lasts a long time), I thought it would be fun to look at ways to give Easter a glamorous twist.

There are a lot of creative ways to give your table settings, parties, and even your Easter eggs the luxury treatment. You don’t have to spend a lot, either. With some simple DIY’s and well-chosen elements, you can easily capture a glamorous vibe for the holiday. You can also mix styles, like rustic and glamour, for something unique to you.

Here are 10 glamorous Easter decor ideas to inspire you, including some fun DIY projects.

Glamorous Easter Inspiration

10 Ideas for More Glamorous Easter Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comGold leaf Easter eggs look like little pieces of art. They can showcase whatever pattern or design you want, from bunnies and hearts to a map of the world.
Tutorial: Sugar and Charm

10 Ideas for More Glamorous Easter Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comGet creative with your Easter eggs by incorporating a variety of textures for an intriguing, luxury appeal.
Tutorial: Lia Griffith

10 Ideas for More Glamorous Easter Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comGold silverware on a marble backdrop is the perfect accent for a glamorous Easter table setting.
Source: Style At Home

10 Ideas for More Glamorous Easter Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comMake things festive with pink balloons, candlesticks, and napkins. The palm fronds hanging from the balloons and incorporated into the centerpiece are a nice touch for a tropical vibe.
Source: Design Love Fest

10 Ideas for More Glamorous Easter Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comMix feminine vintage touches with a rustic backdrop for a charming and glamorous setting.
Source: 100 Layer Cake

10 Ideas for More Glamorous Easter Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comRose gold is perfect for a glamorous Easter setting against a white backdrop.
Source: Pottery Barn

10 Ideas for More Glamorous Easter Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comFor a more rustic approach, copper is similar to rose gold, offering that feminine touch with a more vintage vibe.
Source: Style Me Pretty

10 Ideas for More Glamorous Easter Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comHow beautiful are these confetti Easter eggs? It’s a fun twist on the classic pastels.
Tutorial: Studio DIY

10 Ideas for More Glamorous Easter Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comThis adorable Easter centerpiece is simple and elegant, yet full of charm.
Source: Martha Stewart

10 Ideas for More Glamorous Easter Decor | HomeandEventStyling.comGet creative with fun words, phrases, and drawings with simple gold paint on white eggs.
Tutorial: Lezoe Musings

So many fun ideas!

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year

Doing DIY projects is one of the things my family and I look forward to the most during the holidays. It’s always fun to see what new ideas we can come up with and to put our creativity to use. Anything we make also makes our Christmas decor even more special because wonderful memories are attached to each project.

Sometimes we come up with our own ideas and other times, we go looking for inspiration. The internet is full of creative people sharing their amazing DIY holiday decor ideas. You could decorate your entire home with just DIY projects! There are endless ideas and inspiration out there.

Here are 10 of my favorite Christmas DIY ideas I’ve found this year.

Christmas DIY Ideas

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comThese little pinecone Christmas trees can be used in a variety of spots, including a holiday tablescape in the centerpiece or as place cards.
Tutorial: Babble

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comGive your Christmas decor a chic minimalist touch with these adorable planters.
Tutorial: The Merry Thought

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your own advent calendar in the form of glamorous gold stars.
Tutorial: A Beautiful Mess

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comDress up your walls or lean this adorable Rudolph artwork against a fireplace mantel for some rustic chic decor.
Tutorial: Simply Made Fun

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comThis Pottery Barn inspired Grinch pillow is stylish and charming.
Tutorial: Woodshop Diaries

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your home feel like a Christmas cabin or farmhouse with these custom galvanized metal buckets.
Tutorial: Lil Blue Boo

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comNeed a place to hang your stockings? Here’s an easy tutorial for a stylish stocking post.
Tutorial: Shades of Blue Interiors

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comLove how charming yet simple this sign is. It could add some character to a variety of spots in your home for the holidays.
Tutorial: Love Create Celebrate

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comHow cute are these DIY buffalo check coasters? Your guests are sure to love them.
Tutorial: Lydi Out Loud

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comNeed a place to hang your greeting cards? Try this tutorial for a rustic card display!
Tutorial: Lolly Jane

Love them all! Which ones are you doing to try?

Warm regards,
Megan

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree

Who doesn’t look forward to dressing up the tree for Christmas? It’s one of the most important traditions of the holiday and really kicks off the festivities. Every year, we like to add new ornaments to our collection. To make this tradition extra special, it’s a lot of fun to make a few of our own, too, besides just purchasing some new ones.

Doing some DIY projects makes the holidays even more fun and ornaments are a great place to start. There are so many great ideas out there and you can always customize them to make them even more unique and special.

Here are 10 of my favorite DIY Christmas ornament ideas I’ve found. I hope they inspire you as much as they did me!

DIY Christmas Ornaments

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comThese adorable burlap ornaments will add a rustic touch to your tree.
Tutorial: Bliss Bloom Blog

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comRecycle mason jar lids and turn them into charming ornaments with this easy tutorial.
Tutorial: The Everyday Home

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comThese three rustic and darling ornaments look store-bought but are actually completely DIY.
Tutorial: Vintage Romance Style

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comHow precious are these DIY woodland animal ornaments?
Tutorial: DecoArt

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comAdd an elegant touch to your tree with these icy eye-catching ornaments.
Tutorial: Crafts by Courtney

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comLove Disney? Here’s a fun tutorial for making some of your own Mickey and Minnie ornaments.
Tutorial: The Country Chic Cottage

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comThese gold leaf ornaments are sure to add a little touch of glamour to your tree.
Tutorial: The Sweetest Occasion

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comDeer silhouettes always look chic for a farmhouse vibe.
Tutorial: Love Create Celebrate

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comThese indigo marbled ornaments are stunning and a lot easier to make than you may think.
Tutorial: Alice and Lois

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comNothing is quite as glamorous as black and gold. Love these!
Tutorial: By Stephanie Lynn

So many fun ideas! Which ones will you be trying this year?

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You’ve Got to Try

Decorating for Halloween is a unique experience, unlike any other holiday. With all the source material and elements you can pull from, there is a sense of whimsy and creativity that is truly endless. You don’t have to take yourself or your decor too seriously when it comes to Halloween. It’s all about having fun!

My family and I love to do Halloween DIY projects for the season. It’s a great way for us all to exercise our creativity and personalize our seasonal decor. There are so many inspiring ideas out there, we don’t have the time to do them all, but we always pick our favorites and file away the rest for next time.

Here are 10 of our favorite Halloween DIY decor ideas we’ve discovered this year.

Halloween DIY Decor Ideas

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comGive some apothecary jars a spooky spin with this easy DIY tutorial from Martha Stewart.
Tutorial: Martha Stewart

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.com
Get glam with your Halloween decor this year by incorporating this fashionable jewelled skull somewhere.
Tutorial: PMQ for Two

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comUpdate your bookshelves with these creepy but chic skull bookends.
Tutorial: The Band Wife

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comThere is something quite haunting about black plants, isn’t there? These are the perfect subtle, yet creepy decor for Halloween.
Tutorial: Elle Decor

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your own DIY gilded insect faux taxidermy plaques to add a bit of creepy glamour to your walls.
Tutorial: The Gathered Home

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comMake it look like a witch made a wrong turn right into your front door with this fun and humorous DIY.
Tutorial: The Alison Show

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comMake it easy for the kids (and adults) to grab some candy with this chic Halloween candy door hanger.
Tutorial: Cherished Bliss

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your Halloween extra chic and glamorous with some fashionable skulls.
Tutorial: Mr. Kate

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comThis bat branch Halloween centerpiece is perfect for a table, vignette, or even a vase by the front door.
Tutorial: The Sweetest Occasion

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comBring a bit of charm to various spots in your home with Poe-inspired ravens.
Tutorial: Lolly Jane

So many fun ideas! Which ones are you excited to try?

Warm regards,
Megan