Christmas

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Oversized Christmas Cross Stitch

I just adore oversized cross stitch! It’s so fun to do and it’s a great way to get started on cross stitch since the patterns are usually pretty simple! Today I’m sharing a fun collaborative effort with Sarah from Sadie Seasongoods! Sarah has such a fabulous vintage style, I love…

Personalized Christmas Ribbon

Easy and Fun Customized Christmas Ribbons

Have you started on your gift wrapping yet? I am about halfway finished – mostly because I still have gifts to get. Ack! Shopping should be tons of fun this week. I love wrapping things up in pretty or unique ways. It makes it so much more fun! I was browsing…

Easy DIY Stocking

Meowy Christmas Vinyl Stocking

I have a fun stocking tutorial for you today! It’s perfect for your friends that love cats – or if you want to make a stocking for your furry friend! It’s so easy to customize with whatever you’d like too – it’s made with fuzzy heat transfer vinyl so you…

Retro Christmas Party

Retro Christmas Party – End of School Celebration

This post is sponsored by Target. :) Oh my goodness. I don’t know about you, but for me, the holidays reaallllly feel like the holidays when my kids are out of school and home! Last week, they both finished up with finals, so we had our yearly “school is over…

Embroidered Felt and Leather Ornaments

Felt and Leather Stitched Ornaments

Ornaments are one of my favorite things to make this time of year! They are such fun, quick projects and you can use them for more than just tree decorations. You can give them out as gifts, or even gift toppers too! Do you ever use ornaments as gift decorations?…

Winter Pinecone Trees

Frosted Winter Wonderland Pinecone Trees

Is it snowy where you live yet? We haven’t gotten any yet, but I can’t wait! We have a big field behind the house that has just been harvested so it’s sitting there like a blank slate, waiting to be all covered with snow. It will be so pretty! It…

Deer and Bottle Brush trees

Cozy and Vintage Christmas Living Room Style

This post is sponsored by Target. :) Today, I get to show you more of my Christmas decor! It’s been fun, and a little tricky this year, since we’re in a new house. I’ve had to find new places for all our usual decorations, and I’ve come across some things…

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Christmas Tea Party and DIY Party Favors

This post is a partnership with World Market. :)  Tis the season for parties! Even simple get togethers with friends can be cause for celebration! This last week I had a fun little party, celebrating Christmas and one of our favorite tv shows, Downton Abbey! Are you a fan? Let’s…

Vintage Inspired Christmas Tree Display

Vintage Inspired Christmas Tree

This post is a partnership with Treetopia. All opinions are mine. :) You guys. I am so excited to show you my Christmas tree today! I have been wanting to do a vintage tree for years and we just didn’t have the space for it. But now we have this…

Plaid and Polkadot Deer Dish towel

Plaid & Polkadot Deer Dish Towel

I just love creating fun dish towels – I think they really dress up the kitchen and they make such great gifts! This snazzy little deer towel would be perfect as a hostess gift for any parties you’re attending! I also hold firmly to the rule that it’s ok to USE…

Merry Christmas Chalk Hoop

Merry Christmas Chalk Hoop Art

Are you getting all ready for Christmas! It’s almost time to start decorating! Ok, I’ll confess I’ve already started. With Thanksgiving so late this year, I just wanted to get a little more time with the house decorated. So I’ve been sneaking in some things here and there. Like this…

Christmas Cocoa Bar

Cozy Winter Cocoa Bar

This post is sponsored by Target. :) It is finally starting to get chilly here! And even though I’m not a huge fan of cold temps, I’m really OK with things getting cozier. That means throws everywhere, cute sweaters and boots, soups all the time, and yummy drinks to warm…

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Ultimate Cat Lovers Gift Guide

This post contains affiliate links. It’s no secret that I’m about 1 cat away from being a crazy cat lady. I am totally ok with this. Well actually, how many cats is too many? I only have two. That’s not so much. I thought I’d do a little celebrating of…

Crochet Garland

Pom Poms and Bows Crochet Garland

It’s time to get those crochet hooks out! This is going to be such a fun week! I am helping to kick off a week long crochet garland blog hop – brought to you by me and 6 other amazing bloggers! Every blogger will be posting a different crochet garland…

Retro Toy Basket

Ronald McDonald House Gift Basket

This post is sponsored by World Market. :) I want to be better about giving back more, and this is the perfect time to put that into effect! When World Market contacted us about their new Share the Joy Campaign, and posting about ways we could give back, I had…

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Chalk Ornament Crafternoon Kits

Today is such an exciting day!! I am super happy to announce that I’ve partnered with Hazel and Ruby on a craft kit in their Holiday Crafternoon line! Hazel and Ruby has put together this fun line of Crafternoon kits – cute projects that you can make in a few…

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19 Colorful Handmade Gift Ideas

Are you starting your gift making? Now that we’re past Halloween I’m ready to dive in! I really want to be better about making more of my gifts – so I’ve been working on my lists and putting together ideas! I wanted to share a few of them here –…

Shimmering Snowflake Ornaments

Shimmering Snowflakes Ornament Pattern

I know we’re just starting into Fall here, but it’s not too early to start a little holiday stitching! I’m super excited to be sharing this Shimmering Snowflake Cross Stitch pattern with you today! I’ve been working with DMC lately on some fun projects, I have lots to share with…

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas Sweet Friends! I hope you all have a fun and festive holiday with your loved ones! We are visiting friends and family in Arizona and enjoying the warm, sunny weather here! (I can actually walk around the house in my bare feet here!!) I’m excited for the start…