06 May

DIY: Paper Globes by Heather Bailey

paper globes by heather bailey

Looking for a fun DIY party project? These gorgeous Paper Globes by Heather Bailey are great centerpiece ideas for spring & summer parties… or even for Mother’s Day brunch this weekend!

Pick your favorite scrapbook papers to tailor this idea to any color palette & occasion! Click here for the tutorial and to download the pattern from Heather.

paper globes by heather bailey

For another fun way to utilize this idea (or even in addition to the topiary centerpieces), check out these hanging paper globe pendants, which could be recreated with or without the extra felt details at the bottom:

paper globes by heather bailey


To view these globes in use at a party (and displayed in a different way), check out Lila’s Dol Celebration.

Thanks to Heather for the great party inspiration! (P.S. Her entire blog is absolutely GORGEOUS!)

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May 6, 2010 at 10:14 am

Pamela Smerker SAYS:

OMGosh I gotta try these! Fabulous!!!

May 6, 2010 at 10:53 am

Clau! SAYS:

Great idea… love it!!

May 6, 2010 at 11:30 am

Keisha - Cupcake Wishes and Birthday Dreams SAYS:

I love Heather Bailey products – the colors are always so beautiful. now I just have to think of a reason to make some of these!

May 6, 2010 at 11:58 am

Kari SAYS:

These are perfection! I can’t wait to start making some.

May 6, 2010 at 12:57 pm

The Lady of the House SAYS:

Super fun!!! Loving this paper theme :) Great ideas for birthday parties and baby showers!

May 6, 2010 at 1:12 pm

Ludmila {CreamyLife.com} SAYS:

Oh this is so adorable!!! Worth trying I guess, it’s just that easy…xo

May 6, 2010 at 2:18 pm

Vicky A SAYS:

My girlfriend & I made these for her daughter’s 2nd birthday party. They were a bit labor intensive, but worth it!

May 6, 2010 at 2:23 pm

Tanya SAYS:

I love these

May 6, 2010 at 8:04 pm

Cheryl of Bliss! Weddings Market SAYS:

great idea! so simple and colorful!

May 6, 2010 at 9:58 pm

Kristy ~ Posh Pixels Design Studio SAYS:

Those are soooo adorable! Posting it on my FB fan page!

May 7, 2010 at 9:01 am

Scent Magic SAYS:

LOVE these! I’m not the craftiest person in the world, but I just have to give these a try. I’ve got some Anna Griffin paper I think will work great. Thanks!


May 7, 2010 at 10:24 am

Cindy Lietz, Polymer Clay Tutor SAYS:

These globes are really beautiful! I love the hanging ones especially and can see many design possibilities!

May 7, 2010 at 3:04 pm

Carrie @ Half Baked - The Cake Blog SAYS:

I absolutely love these! I could even see using them as decorations in a nursery. Just adorable.

May 7, 2010 at 3:42 pm

Vesna SAYS:

So stunning, i love these paper globe pendants!
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May 7, 2010 at 10:36 pm


Absolutely adorable decorations! These could be used for so many different ocassions. I love that they are so simple to make.

May 8, 2010 at 12:13 pm

Claire SAYS:

I love these. What a great idea and so adaptable to any color scheme or party.

May 8, 2010 at 9:40 pm

Diapers and Divas SAYS:

I love Heather Bailey! (it doesn’t hurt that we share the same 1st name…). These are absolutely adorable!

May 10, 2010 at 10:47 pm

Bird SAYS:

ADORABle and sooo versatile too! :)

heading over to check them out..


May 12, 2010 at 7:55 am

Mrs. Jones SAYS:

I just made these for a luncheon. http://heatherjslife.blogspot.com/2010/05/teacher-appreciation-week-decorated.html

Heather’s topiaries are beautiful!


May 12, 2010 at 1:42 pm
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