With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, Gwynn Wasson Designs has some LOVEly inspiration for a Be Mine party- with handmade pin wheels, a floating heart backdrop, an adorable bunting, and, of course, sugary sweets!  Gwynn also shares her pin wheel tutorial with us in a separate post that you can find here.   I love the perfect simplicity of this cake and the precious bunting!

The combinations of the patterns on the cupcake toppers add so much whimsy!

Gwynn wanted to capture a handmade-feel to this Valentine collection- just like the kind she grew up loving!  Gwynn made the floating heart backdrop using string and cut-out hearts.  She also made heart flowers and these pin wheels~

Gwynn also used mini mailboxes found at Michael’s to “deliver” chocolate bars wrapped to look like envelopes.  So clever and cute- and a perfect Valentine favor!

Gwynn always wows us with her vivid, bright colors! 

Find Gwynn and her creative ideas at Gwynn Wasson Designs.  Her “Be Mine” Collection is another fantastic design full of energy and, oh, so sweet!  The collection includes files delivered to your inbox and ready to print:

1 Fill-In Invitation Design 
– 4 two inch Party Circle Designs for cupcakes, napkin wraps, decorative tags and much more!
– 4 Water Bottle Wrap Designs
– 3 Table Label designs
– 2 Favor Tag designs
– 4 Mini Candy Bar Wrap designs
– 2 Large Candy Bar Wrap designs
– 1 “Be Mine, Valentine” Banner
– 3 Decorative Paper Designs

Thank you for sharing, Gwynn!

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