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5 Ways To Style Clasp Favor Boxes


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...]

Bachelorette Party Favors


There has been so many things that I've been looking forward to this summer but nothing tops the wedding of my dear friend Katrina and the love of her life, Fortunato. The wedding is happening this month and it seems like the year of planning and prepping is finally coming together for this special day. As the maid of honor I was there to help her make decisions for her day but I also had the honor of planning an unforgettable bachelorette weekend to celebrate her! We took off for a weekend … [Read more...]

DIY Love Blossom Candy Favor


(Used in this project: Oval Labels, Small Circle Labels and Envelope Seals in Bouquet style with Ballotin Favor Boxes and Free Printable Paper Ribbon.) Love Blossom Candy is a great complement to a spring wedding. Inspired by our Bouquet wedding invite, these favors are not only easy to make but can also be customized to match your wedding colors. Love Blossoms Supplies: • candy mold • colored candy melts • microwavable piping bag or sandwich bag (you can easily find … [Read more...]

Special Occasion Coaster Ideas


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...]

Wedding Coaster Ideas


If you've seen our homepage lately you may have noticed that our new coasters are one more reason to love My Own Labels. These extra thick coasters are definitely something to boast about and we are pleased to provide a new, improved product! Still available in two shapes, dozens of styles and colors and completely customizable, all of our coasters are now more durable and just as thick as brew pub coasters. Coasters can be a fun decoration and favor for any event, especially weddings. With a … [Read more...]

DIY Tips: How To Tie A Perfect Bow


We are always looking for creative and unique finishing touches to homemade projects that we can share with our customers and blog readers. We are constantly posting packaging and styling tips so you, our reader, are always ready to dive into your own projects with confidence. But no matter how many different styling ideas and tools we have under our belts to share with you all, the ability to tie a basic flat bow is definitely a skill that everyone should have in their toolbox. This … [Read more...]

DIY Tips: How To Center A Bottle Label


You wouldn't think that applying a label to a wine or beer bottle would be that difficult, but I remember my first try being rather frustrating and the result a crooked, crinkled label that I ended up having to soak off and start over. Now, having worked at My Own Labels for two years, I've mastered the art of applying labels to bottles. In this tutorial I will share the tips and tricks I use to place a perfectly centered label on a beer or wine bottle every time. Supplies: • Wine or beer … [Read more...]

Personalized Savings Jar


I'm starting off this year by getting serious about saving more money for traveling so I made a savings jar to motivate myself everyday to reach my goal. I know I'm not the only one planning to save up for a little (or big) something so to inspire and motivate my friends and family to save for the things they want I'm giving each of them a personalized savings jar to give them a little push in the right direction. Supplies: • Mason jars • Personalized labels and tags • Dollar bills … [Read more...]

Hot Chocolate On A Stick


Who can resist a warm cup of hot chocolate in the winter time? When there's a chill in the air it always has a way of making me feel warm and cozy, so with the holidays fast approaching I wanted to pass on a little warmth to friends and family with some homemade hot chocolate on a stick. I saw this idea for the first time last year and knew that I needed to bookmark it for this winter. For a basic hot chocolate on a stick I used the recipe from More Design Please. It's easy and all you need … [Read more...]

Fruit Infused Lemonade

By Guest Blogger, Bobby Pathammavong


Summer is finally beginning to appear out here in the northwest and I am so excited for the fresh fruit that is ready for picking here at the My Own Labels garden. This year I plan on using the abundance of fruit to create a variety of fruit infused lemonade because as the heat begins to rise the best way to cool off is with a refreshing cold drink. I start with a basic lemonade recipe that I found on allrecipes.com Ingredients: • 1 3/4 cup sugar • 8 cups water • 1 1/2 freshed … [Read more...]

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