Christmas

Christmas Gift Card Mini Stockings

I have a fun Christmas in July project for you today! These sweet little Christmas Gift Card Mini Stockings are suuuuper fast to sew up – and they are the perfect project to make up a few months ahead, just to have on hand! If you are anything like me, when…

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Merry Kisses Mistletoe Hoop Ornament

I have a sweet Embroidery Hoop Art for you today – for your tree or just as a sweet little decoration! It’s my Merry Kisses Mistletoe Hoop Ornament! It just has a little bit of embroidery – and the stitch is perfect for a beginner. Everything else is no-sew, so…

Retro Colorful Christmas Mantel

Colorful Retro Christmas Mantel

I am so excited to finally be able to show you my Christmas mantel! It has been busy busy busy around here! Last year I had a Woodland theme on the mantel. I adored it (if I do say so myself) but this year I wanted more color! So I…

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Cookie Cutter Marquee Chalkboard Art

We’re getting down to the wire here with Christmas projects aren’t we?! But sometimes you get an idea and you just have to roll with it!! Even if it means your house isn’t clean when your in-laws get here. Ahem. I’ve been wanting to make a Marquee sign for ages…

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Faux Vintage Style Bottle Brush Trees

You guys. I had so much fun making this project! I’ve been in love with those vintage bottle brush trees for ages. They can be a bit pricey though – especially those big, full ones that look all glittery and old and awesome. Or maybe you can find an ivory…

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DIY Trim & Tape Gift Tags

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I am all about making my own gift tags this year! They are so fun and easy to do, and you can really get creative…

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Cute Gift Wrapping Ideas with Pom Poms

This year I would really like to get my Christmas wrapping done a little early – so that I am not waiting until the last minute and wrapping up my gifts and throwing them under the tree on Christmas Eve. (Not that I’ve ever done that. Ahem.) My hope is that if I start earlier,…

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Dishes to Welcome Santa & Friends

Even though my kids are teenagers we still love participating in the traditions we had when they were kids. That means going around looking at lights, having our giant fondue feast on Christmas Eve – and putting out treats for Santa. Well this year I have some fun (and cute if I…

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Smiling’s My Favorite – Embroidery Hoop Art

So I’m kind of addicted to making Hoop Art. This you might already know. Well since it’s Christmas time I felt like I needed to change out some of my hoops with Christmas versions! So my first one is this Smiling’s My Favorite Embroidery hoop art – inspired by one of…

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Bead & Embroidery Felt Gift Tags

Have you started any of your present wrapping yet? I will confess I have not. Mainly because I’ve only begun my shopping. Ahem. When it comes to wrapping, I love making Christmas presents pretty – it makes them even more fun to give I think.  Today I have some sweet…

Joy to the World Wood Sign

Joy To The World Sign & Fab Silhouette Sale

Happy Thanksgiving!! I hope you are all having a wonderful day with your friends and family! I am super excited to show off my latest Christmas Sign – and to tell you about some crazy good deals! I made this new Joy To The World Sign with the Silhouette Cameo. It…

Mini Snow Globe Necklace

Winter Wonderland Snow Globe Necklace

Today I’m combining a couple of my favorite things – Christmas and jewelry. I have a super quick and really easy tutorial for today for this Winter Wonderland Snow Globe Necklace! Aren’t they sweet?! I promise they are super easy. You can easily make them up even if you have never…

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DIY Burlap and Fabric Christmas Trees

I had so much fun making up these little DIY Burlap and Fabric Christmas Trees! These babies are so easy to do and they make great little decorations for a table top or mantel. They are made with FloraCraft® Make It: Fun® Foam as the base, and you could customize…

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Happy Holidays Series at Tatertots & Jello

I love all the holiday series that are starting on blogs right now! These are so fun to check out – you have so many fun décor and gift ideas, all in one handy place! I’m starting off the season today with a guest post over at Tatertots and Jello!!

Christmas Printables, Tags and more!

I have found some more cute Christmas printables to share with you! Have you heard of Catch My Party? They have such cute printables - and so many of them are free! I fell in love with the Cookies and Cocoa party set – there is such a cute variety and…

West Elm Plaid Ruffle Pillow Knockoff

I just love making fun Christmas things for the house -but sometimes storage is an issue. (More for Mr. FT that for me since I just pack it up into boxes and he gets the fun job of putting them in the garage.) But that’s not a problem with this…

Baby It’s Cold Outside – DIY Winter Sign

Today I’m sharing this sweet – and easy – little Winter Shadowbox Sign! I have this cute sign sitting by the front door. It always makes me sing as I go by – and think of the movie Elf – one of our absolute favorite Christmas movies. And it’s a…

Our Christmas Pinterest Party with Cutie Printables!

Don’t you love Christmas parties?? I mean – regular parties are pretty awesome. But Christmas parties are the best. Cuter decorations, cuter food, cuter outfits, you name it. I’ve posted before about the Pinterest Party group I’m a part of - we trade off hosting the party every time. Well this month…

Winter Wonderland Mantel

I am so excited to share with you all this year’s Christmas Mantel! I’ve been working hard getting it all together and I love how it has come out! It has a Winter Wonderland theme – all pine trees and snow and sweet little deers snuggled in! Ready to see?…

Dressing Up A Real Pine Wreath

So every year I put a fresh pine wreath on my front door. It’s kind of become a tradition. I am always tempted every year by all the wreath cuteness – yarn wreaths, ornament wreaths, burlap wreaths – they’re all so fun. But I just love the way the fresh…