How to Make a Cozy Photo Candle Holder

Is there anything cozier than a candle on a cold day? Probably a fireplace, but we don’t have one in the office.

How about a candle surrounded by your favorite memories in photo form?

Now that is a coziness bonanza, and it turns out photo candle holders aren’t very tough to make! Grab the Mod Podge and follow us for a step-by-step how-to (hyphen-party!).

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Ten Ways to Decorate Your Life With Washi Tape

Washi tape has found the sweet spot(s). It has a spot in our hearts, but also, the perfect spot on the stickiness spectrum.

It’s not so sticky that it’ll damage your walls or photo prints (heaven forbid). It is sticky enough to hold up prints, add color to your home, hang love notes … so many things.

In fact, you can scroll along to see our ten favorite uses for washi tape.

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DIY: Turn Your Photos into One-of-a-Kind Paintings

Our photo papers are sooooo nice!

“How nice are they?”

Thanks for asking. They’re so nice and thick and gloriously matte, that you can paint right on them. So we did!

See just how to turn your photo prints into paintastic masterpieces – even if you’re not a natural born Picasso.

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Where to Hang Your Next Engineer Print

We love it when you share your photos with us! Lately we’ve been seeing a lot of creative ways you’ve “engineered” our Engineer Prints to hang in your spaces.

So, we gathered up our favorite inspirational posts, to help folks trying to decide just where to hang their next 3 foot by 4 foot masterpiece. Scroll along to see Black & White and Color Engineer Prints hanging in bedrooms, art studios and more.

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Extra Extra: Newsprints Make Great Giftwrap

Our name is Parabo and we’re here to say, we love wrapping in a major way.

Wrapping presents, that is. This year, we’re wrapping our gifts in our very own photos!

Our Newsprint Prints make super wrapping paper. They don’t rip very easily, but fold quite nicely around boxes, basketballs, whatever it is you’re trying to wrap.

For ONE DAY ONLY we’re selling our newsprints for just $5, so you can pick up bunches and beautify all your prezzies.

Use the coupon NEWS5 at checkout, before midnight 12/6.

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How to Make Risograph Party Hats

Can you believe we’re one year old?!

We’re so proud of our first year as Parabo Press and so thankful for all of you, that we’ve got a big surprise coming your way in just 2 days – look for a big news on Nov. 17th.

In the mean time, we’re getting ready to party by turning a couple of Risograph Prints into party hats. Read along to see just how it’s done.
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