Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity. We'll hear their inspiring stories firsthand, whether fighting back from a career-ending injury or transforming their lives and bodies through diet and exercise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
The Future Of Us is a powerful original series from television personality, futurist, filmmaker and techno-philosopher, Jason Silva. In this series, Silva shares his excitement around recent discoveries and inventions.
ACTING DISRUPTIVE takes viewers inside the businesses and passion projects of Hollywood’s top celebrities.
They say every picture tells a story and AOL On's new original series My Ink proves it. Travel along as some of the world's greatest athletes bring their tattoos to life through exclusive interviews and visits to their favorite tattoo parlors.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Discover crowdfunded small business success stories with author, comedian, and entrepreneur Baratunde Thurston.
Go behind-the-scenes with racing's hottest, young talent, 17-year-old Dylan Kwasniewski, as he aspires to make it in the #1 motorsport in America – NASCAR
Follow Scott Schuman, the Sartorialist, from the streets of NYC to the capitals of Europe on his quest to photograph and document the best in culture and fashion.
Iconic potter, designer, author and personality Jonathan Adler shares his unique perspective on creativity. Showcasing the inspiration Jonathan finds in the most unlikely people and places, Inspiration Point will add style, craft and joy to your life.
Serving Innovation gives a fresh look into the stories and passions that motivate some of the most innovative tastemakers in America.
A documentary directed by Alex Winter exploring the Napster downloading revolution; the kids who created it, the bands and businesses that were affected and its impact on the world at large.
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Learn how to make a non-candy wedding favor in this video with Kristin Crosby.
Tags: Make a Non-Candy Wedding Favor,candy,craft,kristin crosby,monkeysee,wedding,wedding accessories,wedding favor,wedding favors,wedding gift,wedding planning
Grab video code:
Hi! I’m Kristin from I Do Wedding Essentials in downtown Leesburg, Virginia and today, we are learning how to make wedding favors. Right now, we’re going to make an expensive, well inexpensive but affordable favor that’s not candy. A lot of times you can really want something that’s going to last day just can keep you know years later after the wedding. People often think about in graving things. You just really have to remember that who is really going on the key chain with your wedding date on it, and also if it’s anything that something that you’re going to keep, it’s going to be more expensive. So all the times I recommend something like this, it’s a little wind stopper. This one runs for 298 so it’s really pretty affordable and you don’t need to give this to every person. It’s easily something you can give per couple, and people don’t mind that they can use this.
These are lot of different ones you can get down on winter-themed. You can get hearts, you can get beach-themed. So it’s so really great alternative that’s affordable but it’s something that last for years.
So right now, we’re going to use a little clear favor box. These are on about a dollar of piece, of course because it’s caddy.
Wedding paper box is a little more expensive but it works really well with this one shoppers.
So first, I'm going to do is take some chips and some chip snow that I got on the craft store and I'm going to put just a little bit in the bottom of the box. This stuff is super messy. Definitely I want to do this somewhere that’s not going to make too much for mess.
And I'm just going to drop the ones separated in. and then I'm going to top it off maybe you just with a little bit. So it’s really just a cute little favor. And then we’ll close it in this one kind of hooks around the top, if we can give it too. These little boxes are great because you can put anything in it. Kindly relates in the wedding. If you did a beach-themed wedding, you could do a one star per wood. Show on top and then put it, seeing the net so it’s really cute for lots of different themes. And then, you really don’t need to put anything on top of this but we’re just going to tie low ribbon. This will be a good place to use. A personalized ribbon too but that of course will probably increase the favor cost in at least 0.50 cents per favor, maybe even closer to 75 cents.
Your personalized ribbon is just going to come like this. So you also kindly need to think about what you’re going to do higher and higher bow. It’s going to have a rim on one side and then the day on the other hand and is usually about 14 inches, so think about what re you going to do with it because in might not fit right with the bow on the box like this. I'm just going to chip little one and this is what we have with our finished product.
So I've just made an easily affordable favor for couple’s very expensive favor per person but something that would last.
And next, we’re going to make a more extensive favor with candy.