DIY: Dress-Up Superhero Capes

DIY Initial Superhero Cape

A playful superhero cape for a child has been on my “DIY To-Do List,” so recently, when I was invited to dinner at a friend’s house who happens to have a little boy and girl, I thought what a perfect gift to bring along—his and her superhero capes! I personalized them with each of their initials. […]


Children's Parties, Top Projects

Vote: March Party Finalists

preppy pink and navy nautical

The parties are always so much fun to fawn over, but this month, we were particularly impressed. The gallery was loaded with celebrations brimming with creative themes and beautiful, clever details. We’re thrilled to share our six favorites of the month. Please a take a look, and don’t forget to vote for your favorite. The winner will receive a $50


Giveaways, Party Supplies

Giveaway: Parties by Alex

Parties by Alex Super Hero Party

Do you ever look at children’s birthday parties—either of your children’s friends or from our very own gallery—and think to yourself, how do these moms do it? We are continually wowed and in awe of the amazing parties that you all put on. Sometimes, even though we want to throw an amazing party for our child, we just don’t have


Baby Rooms, Children's Parties, Top Projects

June Project Gallery Winners

Modern Superhero

Drumroll, please. The time has come to announce our June project winners. Congratulations to maggierusso, your bold and bright take on a superhero theme inspired us and led you to the top. THREElittleBirds, you built a Smurf fantasy by thinking blue for your son’s birthday, and it took the prize as the favorite party of the month. Treat yourselves to


Baby Rooms, Toddler Room, Top Projects

Vote: June Room Finalists

Claire's Nursery

Summer officially begins this week, and things have quickly warmed up with the stylish and super rooms posted in the Project Gallery. There were so many fantastic rooms to choose from, it was truly difficult to pick our six finalists. This is a nod to all of you, creative and talented readers, so keep up the good work! Please let


Baby Rooms, Design Inspiration, Room Decor, Tips & Trends

Gallery Round Up: Inspired by Dad!

NYC Nursery

My first childhood sleeping quarters was not much more that a maple crib with deer embellishments and a rocking chair. If I were to guess, mom chose the crib, dad picked it up from the store, mom urged “the baby will be here any day,” and over a span of a week or so dad would assemble my crib…