Embossed DIY Treat Boxes

Embossed Treat Boxes at www.happyhourprojects.com | Great for parties and treats with quick assembly!

Hey guys!  I have a fun new toy to share today – I recently upgraded my Sizzix Big Shot to the Big Shot Plus.  I can still use all my old dies, but with a 9″ cutting width, I can die-cut and emboss much larger areas than before.  Today I’m sharing how easy it is […]

CardMaker & Sizzix Blog Hop | Hello, Sunshine Birthday Card

CardMaker & Sizzix Blog Hop! Hello, Sunshine Birthday Card at www.happyhourprojects.com

Do you love making handmade cards?  I love layering paper, it was my first true craft love as a little kid.  I couldn’t draw or paint well, but stacking and pasting paper?  I was all over that!  Haha.  It has translated today to my own mixed media style that comes out in my jewelry and […]

DIY Spring Charm Lockets

Spring Stamped Charm Lockets at www.happyhourprojects.com

One of my favorite things to give when I make jewelry gifts are charm lockets.  People LOVE them because they’re so personal, and they’re a beautiful way of expressing yourself!  New charms can be added, they can be changed for the season or for the occasion, and I’m going to show you today how to add […]

Ultimate Coffee Lover’s Handmade Valentine Card

Coffe Lovers Handmade Valentine Card at www.happyhourprojects.com

I love coffee.  I love people who love coffee.  I mean, I also love people who *don’t* love coffee, but there’s a certain camaraderie over a cup of joe… do you relate?  If you do, then I’ve got a fun design to share with you today, a Valentine card I recently sent to one of […]

10-Minute No-Sew Pamper Gift: EOS Lip Balm Flower

No-Sew EOS Flower Lip Balm Gift at www.happyhourprojects.com

Have you see the adorable crocheted lip balm gifts floating around out there?  I’m GREEN with envy over some of my friends’ crochet skills, but I just don’t crochet.  It’s on my list of things I want to learn… someday… in all my spare time (insert crazy laughter here).  But, just because I can’t crochet, […]

Great Friends Stick Together with Juicy Fruit Starburst Gum (Free Printable)

Starburst JuicyFruit Gum Friendship Printable Card 2.2

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Wrigley Jr. Company for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you have some great friends in your life?  I hope you do!  I’ve got a fun way to share a sweet piece of fun with them, with this free printable friendship card, and Juicy […]

How to Give a Personalized Locket Gift

How To Give a Living Locket Gift at www.happyhourprojects.com

So as much as I love personalized lockets – because they are personal – it can be a really hard gift to give to someone you don’t know really, really well.  I mean, my locket has all kinds of details about me inside.  But for most of my friends, there’s really only one or two […]