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Do-It-Yourself Birthday Party Favors

Do-it-yourself party favors not only save you money, but they also customize your event. Bring a handmade element to a special occasion by creating favors that reflect the guest of honor’s interests or personality, or extend the theme of the birthday party. Your DIY birthday party favors may be only part of a larger handmade birthday celebration that includes funky decorations, top-your-own cupcakes and old-fashioned party games.

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Do-It-Yourself Birthday Party Themes

Kids and adults alike love a fully thought-out party. When every detail is taken care of and wrapped in a theme, the party feels satisfying and exciting. Although you could stop by the local party store to buy everything for a party, you can also pull it together with items that you have at home. Put on a party that reflects your birthday girl or boy.

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Do-It-Yourself Tips for Teen Fashion

Dressing with style does not have to be an expensive proposition. In fact, many homespun styles are far preferable to mass-produced apparel as they allow you to express your special style and make a statement all your own. If you want to stay on the hip side of teen fashion, but don’t want to clad yourself in ready-to-wear garments, consider putting your creative edge to work and making your own duds.

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Do-It-Yourself Baby Shower Favor Ideas

Whether the budget is small or you simply want to put a personal stamp on the shower, homemade favors offer a variety of distinct options. Soaps, candles and potpourri favors are a common sight at baby showers. Departing from the traditional homemade baby favors leaves the guest in awe of the attractive and useful favors. Even those who aren’t crafty by nature can create fun baby shower favors.

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Teen Talk

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