Handmade Christmas Ornament {for an ornament exchange}

handmade ornament chrismas ornament exchange

Dana from the Crafted Niche put together a little Crafted Christmas Ornament Exchange a couple weeks back. I finally sent my creation off in the mail for Jessica at Dear Emmeline. Come take a peek… Jessica said she liked neutrals with green, red, white, and gold (pretty easy, right?). She also said she loves fabrics, […]

Jingle Bells Wreath

christmas jingle bells wreath

I seriously threw this wreath together last night around 7pm. I had a full day of activities including a photo shoot for some friends and painting furniture for my brother, but for some reason I still felt the need to craft late last night. So I went through my craft closet and found some supplies […]

Get Inspired: 10 Christmas Decor Ideas

santa belt wreath

Only 2 more days of November, can you believe it? Since Christmas is right around the corner, today I thought I would share with you some inspirations for my upcoming decor. Come take a peek! Santa’s Belt Ho Ho Ho Wreath from Frazzled Fabulous __________________________________________________________________ Paint Brush Ornaments from Mud Pie Studio __________________________________________________________________ Glitter Ribbon […]

Our Christmas Tree

christmas tree and mantel

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Yep, over the long Thanksgiving weekend we put up our Christmas tree. Come take a look… Since the fireplace mantel makeover that I showed you yesterday has a lot of red in it, I decided to carry the color scheme into our Christmas tree. This year I was lucky […]

Our Christmas Mantel

Christmas poinsettia fireplace mantel

Thanksgiving has come and gone and now it’s time to get in the holiday spirit! I dug out my Christmas decorations from the basement and noticed that I had a theme going in a lot of my décor… poinsettias. So this year instead of breaking the bank and buying new stuff, I just decided to […]

Christmas Project Rewind {best of 2011}

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Happy Black Friday everyone! I’m not one of those peeps who gets up early to go shopping… not a fan of crowds and long lines! Instead I’ll stay inside today and get some Christmas decorations up for the holiday season. I’m pulling out some of my favorite projects out of the basement from last year […]

Quick & Easy Christmas Gift Bags {using my Silhouette Cameo}

handmade christmas gift bags

Yep, the holidays are fast approaching… can you believe it?! Seems like only yesterday it was 110 degrees outside and I was wishing for snow. Well now that I’m getting prepped for the Christmas season, gifts are on my mind! I thought I would break out my Silhouette Cameo to spruce up some plain gift […]