Wildly Original Link Party #41

Welcome! I'm so glad you're joining the 

Wildly Original link party.

We have a New Party Button!
A redesigned Blog!

And we're still partying with Pintegrity
here at I Gotta Create!

Check out this beautiful cake studded with lovely pinwheels

12 Funky and Elegant Projects

Great inspiration comes in this eclectic mix 
of a dozen DiY projects. 
I leave it to you to decide 

which ones are Funky, which ones are Elegant...

and which ones are both. 

St. Paddy's Green Mod Podge Gift Package

#StPatricks mod podge gift container | tutorial at I Gotta Create!

We're going green
and it's a perfect fit for

St. Paddy's Day,

and being kind to the planet.


 pretty mod podge packages,

which can also be used as a centerpiece,

aren't over-the-top, yet
they're unique and they catch a
bit 'o sparkle in the "bow of clovers."

Here's how these scrap-busting gift packages
will also help with your Spring cleaning...

I'm Growing: Ready for Sponsors!

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I'm very appreciative of my readers,
and I'm looking for sponsors who fit their interests.
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Oscar, Oscar!

It's one of our
simple pleasures to watch 
a great movie
on the Big Screen
while munching on nachos or popcorn.

This year blows me away
with all the films depicting the human
heart, resiliency
and the amazing power of love.

Tuxedo and Pearls Oreo Cookies

The casual Oreo goes classy!  Tuxedo and Pearls Oreo instructions via I Gotta Create!

Need a quick little
black and white fancy number
for a soiree?

Dress up your 

Oreos in Tuxedo and Pearl 

with this simple little tip:

Giant Irish Kisses Garland with Surprise

 Giant DIY Irish Kisses are hollow to fill with money or other surprises! via I Gotta Create!

 I love that the kissing of
Valentine season continues
thanks to St. Paddy's Day!

These particular 

Giant Irish Kisses

hide a treasure inside.

Those stories about the
Pot of Gold
at the end of the rainbow?


Fancy Bingo Dabber Tutorial

They're decked out in shimmery dresses,
fancy pinstripe suits, 
sparkling bow ties,
and dripping with jewels.

And... they're ready to get their ink on!

Cupid's Arrows, Bow & Quiver

Plucking Daisies

It's no secret I love projects that recycle.
This little Cupid's Ensemble sports
a couple of brilliant upcycles
PLUS it uses glow sticks.  

I'm shining the Valentine spotlight 

Wildly Original Link Party #38

Join the party with  
The Wildly Original Crowd
here at I Gotta Create!  

Valentines Day is just around the corner.

So are the Oscars! Do you watch? 
Grab my Oscar BINGO party game *here.*

What are you working on this week? Show us what you're up to and inspire us!

Be Mine!

Love is in the air,
as you can see from these beauties.
And whether it's hearts
or other fantastic creations,
you'll want these to
be yours,

Here are a dozen beauties

Glitterized Bingo Chips

Glitter makes everything better.

I noticed these
wood Bingo chips on sale
and knew what I had to do:

You can make

Glitzy Bingo Chips


Special Delivery: Valentine Mailbox & Kisses

Everyone will go postal for this cute
little mailbox and the sweet treats
it's delivering in high
Valentine style.  

I'm shining the spotlight