Angry Birds Toons Easter Basket Tutorial with Video

If you haven’t heard, we partnered up again with Sony Pictures along with Rovio for an Angry Birds Toons Party!  The Angry Birds game is coming to DVD for the second time in Angry Birds Toons Vol. 2 and includes a special Easter Egg Hunt episode. We wanted to show you today how to create […]

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Ruff Draft: DIY Stuffed Easter Bunnies

I don’t know about you, but my girls are getting super excited for the Easter Bunny to arrive in a couple weeks.   We have been decorating at my house and to get ready for this Easter season, I decided to make DIY Stuffed Easter Bunnies with scrap fabric and ribbon I had laying around […]

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Ruff Draft: Hoppy Easter! Printable Bag Toppers and Gold Urn Display with Peeps

It’s Hoppy Easter Time and we are having fun with Peeps this week.  We created a fresh, new bag topper design that includes Easter colors along with a touch of gold glitter.  We also wanted to show how to display Easter Peeps in a gold urn to show a more sophisticated style for your kid […]

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Ruff Draft: Spring Cleaning – Organize Your Office with A Rustic Makeover

It’s Spring Cleaning season and that means its time to organize your office!  I recently created a Rustic Makeover in my home office and wanted to share my ideas with you today.  My office is where I spend most of my time and it was becoming a complete mess.  All of my craft supplies were […]

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Video Ruff Draft: Dinosaur Leaf Garland

Guess what???  We are posting our first video tutorial today so you can see us “in action” and get a little glimpse into our world.  We always show you pretty pictures, but in reality we typically have dogs barking, kids screaming and a little bit of “crazy” going on, just like most of you! (And […]

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Tissue & Glitter Tulle Flower Poms from The Swan Princess Party

Today is day 4 of our Swan Princess Party in collaboration with Sony’s new movie – The Swan Princess, A Royal Family Tale on DVD and Blu-ray!  (2.25.14!)  We just loved styling this party and wanted to show you one of the crafts we created as party decor.  We may have noticed the tissue & glitter tulle flower poms throughout the […]

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Ruff Draft: We’ve Been Love Struck (by Cupid) FREE PRINTABLE

Are you in the mood for love?  We are making Cupid’s Valentines today with a FREE Printable “We’ve Been Love Struck” (by cupid) printable set! Are you familiar with the friendly gift/treat giving tradition {usually done in neighborhoods} of  “We’ve Been Booed” or “We’ve Been Elfed“?  Well, after several  Valentine requests we have decided to […]

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2nd Annual Gingerbread House Making (The easy way)

If you follow us on instagram (follow us @andersruff), you probably know we were up to gingerbread house making yesterday. We were pretty “snowed in” here, so this was a great Christmas eve eve eve day activity! Last year, we started making “gingerbread houses” with the kids. I thought age 4 and 7 was a […]

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Ruff Draft: Christmas Racking (Random Acts of Christmas Kindness)

Who has the Christmas spirit?  We do, we do!  Today I am sharing with you a recent charity project I did with my oldest daughter, Brynne and her friends.  If you haven’t heard of “Racking”, then you will love this fabulous gift of “paying it forward”. Just so you know, RACK = random acts of […]

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HOT Holiday Discounts and HUGE Giveaway

There’s a quote by an unknown author that says “Christmas is a race to see which gives out first – your wallet or your feet“and it seems to be so true and intensify year to year.  It can be a stressful, exhausting, and expensive time of the year sucking all the holiday joy right out […]

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Ruff Draft: Gold Pumpkins Galore

It’s Halloween week, and to celebrate we thought it would be fun to show off the latest gold trend, doing it up – pumpkin style!  We have been loving GOLD this year, especially incorporating it with classic holidays!  And let me tell you…. gold spray paint + pumpkins of any kind = Gold Pumpkins Galore!  You […]

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Ruff Draft: Burlap Acorns for the Fall

The leaves are starting to change here in the Carolinas along with acorns falling on the ground.  Now is the perfect time to make this simple DIY burlap acorn craft!  This is a new twist and a great accessory to the burlap pumpkins that are the latest trend. The natural element of using real acorns […]

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Ruff Draft: DIY Chevron Wrapping Paper and Chevron Stamp

  Today is a great day to celebrate!  Why?  Because it is October 2, and it’s my birthday (my last year in my 30’s, to be exact).  I wanted to post something birthday related, so we thought it would be fun to show DIY Chevron Wrapping Paper and Chevron Stamp!  I love receiving gifts, and […]

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Ruff Draft: Trick or Treat Glow Stick Tote

  We are loving glow sticks and wanted to show you a clever way to light up your Trick or Treat bags this year!  This DIY project is perfect for any age and is so simple to make!  Maureen thought of this Trick or Treat Glow Stick Tote, and I think you will love it […]

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Ruff Draft: DIY Bubble Wand American Girl Style

We are making diy bubble wands today to go along with our latest Birthday Girl Doll Collection inspired by the ever so popular American Girl Dolls. If you missed our American Girl Doll inspired styled photoshoot, click here to see the full party details!  We created this party for our sweet client Yolanda, from Kiss […]

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