Guess what? My Own Labels clasp boxes are now available in the color Kraft! I'm in love with our new kraft clasp boxes and its been exciting coming up with fun ways to style them for different occasions. There are so many things you can do with our clasp favor boxes and here are 5 simple ways to dress them up to get you started. 1. Mini Pom Pom Make a mini tissue pom pom in any color to match or compliment your personalized labels to instantly add some character. See this tutorial on … [Read more...]
My coworker Ruth and her husband decided to renew their vows to celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary. Friends and family gathered in their expansive backyard. Everything was beautifully decorated in the original colors of their wedding! My contribution to the party was to make confetti launchers to rain on them after they repeat the vows they said forty-five years ago. Supplies Needed: I found this idea on Piikeastreet.com • Craft tubes in assorted colors* • Scissors • … [Read more...]
A fun way to decorate your drink glasses!
(Used in this project: Small Circle Vinyl Labels in Custom and Vida styles.) Celebrate simply and with a lot of class, using little dot labels with a photo of the person-(or people)-of-the-hour. Put a photo of the special people on a small circle label, and use it to decorate champagne glasses or any number of other surfaces. Be sure to select vinyl labels, because they are easily removed from glass and metal, and can be used again. Choose a high-resolution, high quality photo of the … [Read more...]
By now it should come as no surprise that our coasters are new and improved. Extra-thick and completely customizable with different styles and colors, My Own Labels coasters are sure to hold up in any situation but also create a wow factor at the same time. It's the little details that count so I've assembled five of our favorite coaster ideas for adding personalized touches to your next gathering, celebration or simple gift. 1. Birthday Celebrations Surprise a friend or family member for … [Read more...]
Homemade Gift Ideas in 30 Minutes or Less!
One of the simplest of gifts to create, but the important ingredients of affection and thoughtful effort are present in the result. Choose a photo that you love, about the people you will be giving the coasters too... this could be a photo of them, or their house, their pets, their children or grandchildren. It could be a photo detail of a part of their lives - a beautiful plant in their yard, fruit on a tree, a fountain, a bird in their birdbath. Once you have chosen the photo, then choose … [Read more...]
Photo coasters for Martha Stewart's 50th birthday
The ultimate party planner, Darcy Miller helped Martha Stewart celebrate her 50th birthday this summer with a festive birthday party. She shared her creative ideas, including photo coasters from MyOwnLabels.com, on the Martha Stewart Show, Sept 29, 2011. See highlights below or view the segment on Martha Stewart's site. Helpful Links Photo Coasters • The "Custom" style was used for Martha Stewart. … [Read more...]
Our Customer Favorites
At My Own Labels we love seeing the amazing and hilarious ideas our customers come up with. One of my favorites is wedding wine labels that feature pets! Fellow dog owners know that it's impossible to celebrate without our favorite pup right there with us. As you can see in the above photo, some people go as far as dressing them up! I think adding these hilarious photos to a wedding makes the event that much more fun and truly memorable! Here are a few more recent customer orders for your … [Read more...]
Quick & Easy Party Favor Ideas!
Introducing our newest feature on the My Own Ideas blog: Favor Friday! Every Friday we will share fun party favor ideas that are easy to make and budget friendly. We'll be sharing unique favor ideas for all occasions including birthdays, weddings, reunions, showers, holidays, and more! Be sure to check back each week for our newest ideas! Have a favor idea you'd like to share? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your story and photos or simply upload them to our new My Own Ideas flickr … [Read more...]
The perfect gift for spring!
Here's a loving touch to nurture affection... an extravagant favor for those who have carried you through those special times. Perhaps your mothers- however many you may have, perhaps your bridesmaids, or your annual girlfriend's retreat. Or, you can put together several bulb-filled baskets at Christmas for the gardeners in your life. Whether larger or small, the Gardener's Basket is a way to share your favorite growing things and the pleasures of gardening with those for whom you care the … [Read more...]