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DIY Spooky Sign

There seem to be far fewer limits when decorating for Halloween. From quaint and cozy, to downright ghoulish, Halloween décor might just be the most fun to create! The technique used with Scotch™ Expressions™ tape in this project lets you design a piece fit for any spooky décor, you choose the content! sourcing: 1.) pumpkins: homesense 2.) wooden sign: michaels 3.) florals: michaels   To learn how to recreate this spooky sign visit the Scotch® Brand Style Blog for the…

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Forever Flowers

Flowers have always been a perfect gift for Mom on Mothers Day.  It’s spring and there are so many lovely bouquets to choose from!  Unfortunately we only get to enjoy them for a little while before they wilt away. This Mothers Day let the kids construct a bouquet that will last forever!  This simple craft lets little ones get creative using Scotch® Brand Expressions Tape to make flowers in whatever color and pattern they can come up with. sourcing: 1.) vase…

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Breakfast in Bed for MOM

Kids love to make something special for Mom on Mothers Day, and we all know this often includes making breakfast!  Although the culinary results are not always gourmet, they are always cherished when created with little, loving hands.  This project with Scotch® Brand Expressions Tape lets the kids use their enthusiasm to add that special touch to breakfast for Mom. The tray, bowls, and cups can all be decked out in Scotch® Brand Tape, and its easy for the kids to…

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Easy Easter Egg

There are many ways to create unique and beautiful Easter eggs.  This solution with Scotch® Expressions Tape is an easy and mess free alternative to the traditional dipped dyed eggs.   You can easily trim Scotch® Expressions washi tape into random triangular shapes to create this mosaic pattern.  Here we’ve left an empty stripe around the center and used a black marker to add a name.  Nestled in a coordinating mini basket, it makes a sweet place card for a…

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Green Photo Op!

Many photos are taken as we celebrate St. Patricks Day, so why not set up your own photo booth?  Who’s got TIME for that, you might say?  You do.  You really DO!  All this project uses is a blank wall, and some Scotch® Brand Expressions Tape!     The starburst pattern is quick and easy, and doesn’t require any precise placement.  You can choose to include paper party supply decorations if you want to add to your photo booth, but…

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With a little LUCK

I hope that I am not speaking too soon when I say: “we made it through the worst of winter!”  The sun has been shining and that snow is finally beginning to melt away!  ‘Tis the season to banish the white stuff and eagerly await the return of green. Spring, dare I SAY it? Yes, SPRING will soon be upon us and with it the first ‘green’ celebration of the season: St. Patricks Day. This Irish holiday is celebrated in…

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sweet treats for two

Creating a themed table spread is a lot easier than it looks, especially for an intimate table for two.  Scotch® Brand Expressions tape turns your most basic dishes into sweet little servers in a few simple steps. scourcing: 1. dishes, napkins, utensils: walmart  2. vase: Ikea  3. table cloth: Homesense By selecting a few coordinating colours, and placing a few strips of tape with a sprinkling of hearts you can add that touch of whimsy to a Valentines Day table…

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I heart wall art

With Valentines Day just around the corner, and winter still holding on tight, why not bring some cheer into your decor?  This temporary wall art celebrates the day of love by adding a little bit of rose coloured art to any space. sourcing: 1. lamp, storage box, plant pot: Homesense  2. vase, gold tortoise shell box: Target Canada   By cutting Scotch® Brand Expressions tape into squares you can create this pixel heart with ease.  You choose the size, shape…

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NEW YEAR: 2015

After the usual whirlwind of the Christmas holidays, New Years Eve is just around the corner.  It seems many have given up on the lavish dinner out, followed by long lines waiting for that special NYE themed drink.  I say, what better way to share ringing in the new year with friends and family than a more intimate get together at home?  What about the decor, you say?  We’ve got that covered.  Scotch® Brand Expressions tape easily adds just the…

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Holiday Gift Wrap: Traditional

These gifts are all decked out in a traditional red and green theme.  Only have some plain old shipping paper left to use? NO PROBLEM!  Scotch® Brand Expressions Tape turns a simple package into something special with just a few strips of carefully placed tape! sourcing: 1.) shipping paper: Scotch® Postal Wrapping Paper   2.) yarn, bakers twine, gift tag, glitter: Michaels   This project also incorporates Scotch® Double Sided Transparent Tape.  Combined with the glitter of your choice you can…

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