Happy Birthday Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood)

Evanna Lynch is probably the most famous for playing Luna Lovegood in the Harry Potter universe, a favorite character loved by all for her quirkiness and oddities. Celebrate her most famous role by making these Luna Lovegood inspired DIYs. Luna’s Butterbeer cork necklace and Radish earrings (DIY: DIY Harry Potter Series – Loony Luna Lovegood)…

Happy Birthday Ginny Weasley

The youngest and the only girl of the Weasley clan, Ginny named and co-lead ‘Dumbledore’s Army‘, is a killer at using the Bat-Bogey Hex, played Quidditch professionally and eventually became sports editor for the Daily Prophet.   Celebrate her birthday by making: The D.A Scroll (DIY Here: DIY Harry Potter Series – Dumbledore’s Army &…

DIY Harry Potter Series – LeakyCon Trading: Pins and Things

LeakyCon 2019 is happening in a few days in Dallas and I have been having the greatest time binge-watching Netflix while creating tiny DIY crafts to trade with attendees and vendors. I’ve made pins, magnets and tree ornaments totaling 200 items. So excited 😀 For the pins, I used the shrinky dink sheets and drew…

Happy Birthday J.K.Rowling & Harry Potter

Happy birthday J.K.Rowling. Thank you for giving us Harry Potter and the Potter Verse that is still going strong even today 🙂   Make something HP themed, read any or all of the books, drink butterbeer or visit HP world to celebrate today.    

DIY harry potter series – ‘Lumos’ glow-in-the-dark lamp

I had a blue wine bottle that I recycled into a ‘Lumos’ lamp that glows up in the dark. An easy and quick DIY when you have 2 hours to spare. You will need: 1 old glass bottle Glow-in-the-dark paint (This is the one I used: Michaels – Americana Paint) A print out of the…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Shrinky Dink Pins

A wonderful and fun DIY to do with kids or by yourself… Shrinky Dink Pins, but with a HP theme to it. You will need: Shrinky dink sheets (any craft store will have them; usually they are 6-8 sheets in a packet) Safety Pins (I got mine at Michaels; Safety Pins – Michaels) Thin black…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Hopping Cauldron Tree Ornament

A hopping cauldron is a type of sentient cauldron, so named because it has a single leg underneath the base of the cauldron allowing for locomotion. – “A faithful friend to any potioneer, at least until you try mixing fluxweed and Exploding Fluid in them. After that, they tend to be less cooperative.“—Zygmunt Budge, Book of Potions. What you…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Emma Watson’s Birthday

Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson (April 15, 1990) is most famous for her role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter series, acting in all eight feature films. Watson has been involved with fashion in addition to acting. At age fifteen, she became the youngest person to appear on the cover of Teen Vogue magazine. Some…

DIY Harry Potter Series – Weasley Wizard Wheezes Boxes

Who doesn’t love Fred and George Weasley? Even in the darkest of situations, Fred and George knew how to add humor. Celebrate their birthday by making their ‘Weasley Wizard Wheezes‘ candy boxes for your own candy store. A very easy DIY requiring only time to cut the templates. Grab your magic scissors and your glue…

DIY Harry Potter Series – ‘Free Dobby’ sign with hanging socks

Any HP event or party is not complete without a ‘Free Dobby’ sign with socks. A very easy DIY to make. Materials: A thin wood sign plaque (available at any craft store) Twine and scissors Acrylic paints – Fawn and Black Hot glue gun and washi tape Mini clothespins X-acto knife or regular knife A…