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Young Maleficent Halloween Costume DIY!

Young Maleficent Halloween Costume DIY! Have you watched the live action Maleficent Movie? It's got a fun backstory about why Maleficent is the way she is...filled with love, betrayal and revenge. It's a fun movie to watch for Halloween! I like seeing Maleficent as a child, growing up and loving the land. She has big horns and wings, which make the perfect cosplay costume. Now there's a new Maleficent movie coming out in October (2019) so I am updating this post from 2015. This Disney inspired costume DIY is perfect for Halloween or a fan convention. Make the perfect Disney inspired costume cosplay of Maleficent as a child from the Live-Action Maleficent Movie. This angel of darkness didn't always have a dark side, the wings, horn and fairy-like attributes are simple to DIY.  This a great costume for a teen or tween! My daughter was perfect for this part--and she actually picked out this costume idea herself!  Here's Maleficent from the movie: Comple

Glitter Star Hat with Cricut EasyPress Mini DIY!

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. Affiliate links included. #ad #cricutcreated Glitter Star Hat with Cricut EasyPress Mini DIY! My favorite crafting projects ALWAYS involve Iron-on vinyl! No joke, I love it. It's the quickest way to throw something custom together. Cricut has released another way to make iron-on quick, efficient and now, mini! Using even the smallest of the Cricut EasyPress family was big when it came to small things like hats, doll clothes, coozies, sleeves, cuffs, stuffed animals and other small/delicate things. Now the EasyPress family has a new member, the Mini , and it does all the small things. The EasyPress mini has 3 settings, essentially low, medium and high. The heat plate warms up evenly and quickly. When I first started making shirts, I used an iron. Yep, a standard household iron. Guess what? The vinyl rolled off after one wash. I was wasting so much iron-on and

13 Awesome DIY Pom Pom Crafts!

13 Awesome Pom Pom Crafts!   Don't you love pom-poms!? My love of pom poms spawned when I was young. My mom worked at a craft store and one of her jobs was to create things with pom-poms. She made a giant marionette bird, just like my mini one below. We made mobiles, animals, and decorations with pom poms. Here are 13 awesome crafts that feature the lovable little pompom...and how to make them. Pom Pom Marionette Pom Pom Pens Pom Pom Bunting Garland Pom Pom Ornament How To Make Pom Poms Pom Pom Garland Princess Anna Cape Tulle Pom Poms Pom Pom Trim Notepad Truffula Tree Pens Pom Pom Match Up Game Tissue Paper Pom Poms And...this cute Reindeer fingerprint card Check out this fun video tutorial too--making Coffee Filter Flowers...or pom poms!