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Kids
Make an easy fleece messenger bag
Posted by Chica on August 25, 2013

Make a quick and easy messenger bag for kids out of fleece.

Mermaid birthday party
Posted by Jo on August 12, 2013

Throw a purple and aqua mermaid-themed birthday party.

Back-to-school organizer for keepsakes
Posted by Jo on August 1, 2013

Organize all of your kids’ keepsakes from Kindergarten through high school with a scrapbook tote.

Harry Potter party
Posted by Jo on July 17, 2013

Learn everything you ever needed to know about throwing a Harry Potter birthday party that’s a bonanza of authentic Harry Potter fun!

Slumber party invitations
Posted by Chica on June 9, 2013

Send unique slumber party invitations that include a mini sleeping bag that sets the tone for the party.

Back to school treat bags
Posted by Chica on August 4, 2012

Welcome the start of the new school year with bags of treats for the kids, decorated with our downloadable bag tags.

Custom tights using Ink Effects
Posted by Jo on July 13, 2012

Transfer original designs or coloring book images to fabric without the peeling, crunchy mess of other fabric paints and iron-on transfers by using Ink Effects.

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse picnic utensil bags
Posted by Jo on June 3, 2012

Make easy custom utensil holders for your Mickey Mouse themed party

End of school year treat bags
Posted by Chica on May 21, 2012

Celebrate the end of the school year with bags of treats for the kids, decorated with our downloadable bag tags.

Button canvas shoes
Posted by Jo on March 12, 2012

Replace boring shoelaces with colorful buttons and elastic to make them adorable and easy to slip on.

iPhone App memory game
Posted by Jo on February 19, 2012

Use iPhone app icons as the inspiration for a great memory game!

Cupid’s arrow Valentines
Posted by Jo on January 27, 2012

Use hearts and lollipop sticks to make Cupid’s arrows for the perfect Valentine’s Day card for kids.

Dinosaur chalkboard paint pails
Posted by Jo on October 28, 2011

Use chalkboard paint to add fun and functional designs on paint cans, making reusable gift packaging that’s a gift in itself.

Confetti cake recipe
Posted by Chica on September 23, 2011

Learn how to make your own confetti cake at home in any colors you like, with a surprisingly easy ingredient.

Baby memory box
Posted by Jo on August 25, 2011

Store mementos that won’t fit into a traditional scrapbook in a custom book-shaped box.

“Birthday Monsters” party by Sandra Boynton
Posted by Jo on August 9, 2011

Throw a ”Birthday Monsters!” by Sandra Boynton themed birthday party!

Amazing Race party for kids
Posted by Chica on July 27, 2011

Host a The Amazing Race themed party for kids with our free downloadable clues and fun task ideas.

Ice cream party
Posted by Jo on July 22, 2011

Celebrate summer in style with a fun ice cream party including a sundae trough, relay race game, colorful decorations, and t-shirts!

Harry Potter tattoos
Posted by Chica on July 6, 2011

Celebrate the Harry Potter final movie premiere with custom temporary tattoos that you print and cut yourself.

Holder for straws
Posted by Jo on July 5, 2011

Carry straws with you everywhere with our idea for a simple container that keeps them neat and clean.

“Birthday Monsters!” invitation
Posted by Jo on May 26, 2011

Print a custom invitation for a Sandra Boynton’s ”Birthday Monsters!” themed party.

Sandcastle flags
Posted by Chica on May 23, 2011

Use our downloadable template to create easy flags for decorating your sandcastle.

“Under the sea” birthday party
Posted by Jo on May 10, 2011

Plan your own ”Under the sea” party with all of our tips and decoration ideas.

Oyster shell cake for an “Under the sea” birthday
Posted by Chica on May 9, 2011

Create a sculpted oyster shell birthday cake for an ”Under the Sea” birthday party.

Custom crayon box invitation
Posted by Chica on April 7, 2011

Create a customized crayon box with your child’s name and age and use it as a unique invitation for a crayon-themed party.

Sliced banana trick for April Fool’s Day
Posted by Chica on April 1, 2011

Trick your friends with a banana that’s sliced on the inside, before it’s peeled!

“Under the sea” party favors
Posted by Jo on March 29, 2011

Get some ideas for unique party favors for your ”Under the Sea” themed birthday party.

Candyland bag tags
Posted by Jo on March 25, 2011

Create simple and easy Candyland party favors with our downloadable bag tag design.

Candyland cupcakes
Posted by Jo on March 22, 2011

Create colorful Candyland-themed cupcakes decorated with molded chocolate game pieces.

Candyland party pennants
Posted by Chica on March 21, 2011

Easily create adorable pennants for your Candyland party with our free downloadable templates.

Monster repellent spray
Posted by Chica on March 7, 2011

Help your kids ward off scary bedtime monsters with a can of Monster Spray that you’ve created with our downloadable label.

Disney trading pin display
Posted by Jo on February 24, 2011

Create a colorful cork board to display your Disney trading pins once you return home from a visit with Mickey Mouse!

Sequin disco ball
Posted by Chica on January 11, 2011

Cover a plain Styrofoam ball with sparkly sequins to create a disco ball that’s a great addition to any kids’ room.

Stuffed animal storage
Posted by Jo on January 4, 2011

Get a few suggestions for wrangling the herd of stuffed animals in your home.

Penguin coat rack for kids
Posted by Chica on December 20, 2010

Make it fun for your kids to put away their winter coats and hats with a playful penguin rack that will hold it all.

Gingerbread house party
Posted by Jo on December 6, 2010

Get some tips for hosting a gingerbread house making party.

Thanksgiving place cards
Posted by Jo on November 17, 2010

Use cardboard tubes to make Pilgrim hat place card holders that double as favors for your Thanksgiving dinner table.

Grinch Advent calendar
Posted by Jo on November 10, 2010

Use an over-the-door shoe organizer to create a unique Grinch Advent calendar.

Halloween party game – Witch Pitch
Posted by Chica on October 28, 2010

Give the kids some Halloween fun with a game that involves pitching candy corns into mini cauldrons.

Halloween punch
Posted by Chica on October 26, 2010

Try our recipe for an incredibly creepy Halloween party punch that tastes great but looks spooky!

Make a candy corn bracelet
Posted by Chica on October 22, 2010

String candy corn for an edible bracelet that the kids will love to wear and snack on.

Candy corn costume
Posted by Chica on October 18, 2010

Make an easy candy corn corn costume for Halloween using soft fleece.

Painted glitter pencils
Posted by Chica on September 16, 2010

Use airbrush paint and glitter to create colorful and sparkling pencils.

Duct tape Halloween bucket for Trick-Or-Treat
Posted by Jo on August 30, 2010

Decorate a bucket for Halloween trick-or-treating with quick and easy duct tape letters and shapes that are cut out with a Cricut.

Robot party
Posted by Chica on August 25, 2010

See how our friend’s robot-themed birthday party turned out, complete with centerpieces, cupcakes, and custom water bottle labels.

Butterbeer recipe
Posted by Jo on August 12, 2010

Recreate the Butterbeer found at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Universal with a few simple ingredients. Then take it over the top by serving it in your own custom-made Butterbeer mug!

Robot centerpieces
Posted by Jo on August 10, 2010

Recycle old containers into fun robot centerpieces for a robot-themed party!

Robot party invitation
Posted by Jo on August 3, 2010

Decorate simple robot shapes with foil and craft supplies to make robot party invitations that are perfect for birthdays, baby showers or even a Halloween party!

Macrame friendship bracelet
Posted by Chica on July 19, 2010

Learn a basic macrame square knot and use it to create a macrame friendship bracelet.

Nature scavenger hunt
Posted by Chica on July 12, 2010

Throw your own nature-themed scavenger hunt with out free downloadable list.

Please visit Chica and Jo at http://www.chicaandjo.com for even more clever ideas!