owl favor bags

Owl favor bags - perfect for a fall party...
Paper doilies and brown kraft paper bags can be found in the fort & field shop.

striped snack bags

Beautiful photography and use of blue and white striped paper bags to hold snacks by friend and fort & field customer, Carina...
Such a fun idea to use ribbon or fabric scraps to tie pretty ribbons on straws as well...

vintage railroad train party

This vintage railroad train party by Kelly of kellyallison photography has got to be the most inspiring train party we have seen. So many amazing details!

The calendar at the bottom of the invite acts as a train ticket, with the date of the party punched for reference...
Guests are greeted with engineer caps and neckerchiefs upon arrival, setting the stage for their train journey...
A vintage Fischer Price train delivers veggies & hummus to the table with the help of paper cup cargo cars...
Pb&j sandwiches are cut to look like train engines and passenger cars...
Mini hotdogs are served chicago-style with mustard and a pickle spear nestled inside, what else?, but a flattened striped cupcake liner. Condiments are served in striped candy cups...
Juice boxes are served in muslin sacks (DIY design created from iron-on inkjet paper). And, did you know that vintage style paper straws fit perfectly in standard juice boxes? Much cuter than the plastic version...
Popcorn, chips and pretzels served in white paper cones, much like what you'd be able to buy from old station vending carts...
Yogurt parfaits with granola and blueberries look great when served in mini jam jars. The lids are topped with a square of burlap, and a wooden spoon is secured with bakers twine. To add a bit of color and continue your theme, decorate cutlery with washi tape on the handle!...
Cupcakes served in a vintage suitcase are baked in striped candy cups, and topped with marzipan R/R crossing signs...
Clear red striped loot bags are adorned with DIY labels...
For more details, visit Hostess with the Mostess.

interactive gift wrap

What a great idea! Interactive gift wrap...

For the how-to's, visit Lines Across. And, for thin airmail stripe japanese washi tape like that shown in the last photo to hold the crayons to the package, visit the fort & field shop.

paper doily roses

Paper, Plate, and Plane shares a super quick way to make paper doily roses...
1. Take a red paper doily and cut a straight line to the center.
2. Roll the doily, making sure the wrong side faces up.
3. Twist the end.
4. Use floral tape to create a stem (or cover with ribbon).

heart straw toppers

Love these super simple heart straw toppers...
Simply punch heart shapes out of pink scrapbooking paper with a craft punch and position two hearts around a grey and white stripe paper straw, holding hearts together with a dab of glue. fort & field also has fun striped heart straw toppers that can be printed at home...

valentine lollipop wrappers

A Little Bit of This and That created lollipop wrappers that transform a simple lollipop into an amazing valentine...
Tear a kraft paper bag and wrap it around the top of the lollipop, tie with red & white striped bakers twine, and embellish with a sweet message.

japanese washi tape valentine boxes

Looking for a super simple way to package small treats for Valentines Day? A Spoonful of Sugar covered small lidded boxes and matchbox style boxes with japanese washi tape and pretty papers...
For more details on the project, visit A Spoonful of Sugar. And, for red polka dot japanese washi tape and red stripe japanese washi tape like those used, visit the fort & field shop.

cupid's arrow red velvet cupcakes

Bakerella is always whipping up something yummy and creative, and these cupid's arrow red velvet cupcakes don't disappoint..
Head on over to Bakerella for the recipe, free PDF printable arrows, and project directions. For, solid red cupcake liners similar to those used, visit the fort & field shop.

paper bag valentines

Kids can use stamps and cut paper embellishments to decorate their own valentines bags for kids in their class...
For paper bags similar to those shown, visit the fort & field shop.