THE 12 DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS – DAY 2

OK, WE ARE DOWN TO THE WIRE AT MY HOUSE. PRESENTS WRAPPED - CHECK! COOKIES BAKED - CHECK! CRAFTS FINISHED - "OOPS" - NOT YET, BUT DON'T WORRY BECAUSE TODAY I HAVE TWO CLEVER ORNAMENTS - AND YOUR HUSBAND CAN PICK UP THE SUPPLIES AT THE HARDWARE STORE...

THE 12 DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS – DAY 3

LAST MINUTE GIFT TOPPER IDEA! I love to create personal gifts and treats for all of my family and friends. I had purchased these cute little mittens some time ago at a craft store because they were CUTE! I then turned them into Christmas pins to...

THE 12 DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS – DAY 4

ANOTHER VINTAGE INSPIRED ORNAMENT TO SHARE WITH YOU TODAY! This snowflake ornament started out as a simple wooden shape from the craft store. I covered it with vintage Dictionary paper and punched a 1" scalloped circle from the same paper and inked all of the edges...

THE 12 DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS – DAY 5

A RECYCLED CHIPBOARD COASTER BECOMES AN ORNAMENT! I covered a 2" wide coaster with vintage music and inked the edges with dark brown ink. I then stamped a circular row of light green holly leaves and dark green holly leaves. Using a cute typewriter font stamp...

THE 12 DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS – DAY 6

Cute, quick and easy - this is what I am all about this Holiday Season! My project for today is a Super Glam Snowman ornament that is super easy to make! I started out with three 2" Styrofoam Balls, painted them with Aleene's Original Tacky Glue and...

THE 12 DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS – DAY 7

Make your very own ELF ON A SHELF with an upcycled clay pot, wooden ball, some paint and scraps of fabric! Just a quick share today - because I have to get the rest of the Holiday shopping completed then start on the Holiday baking! Thanks for...

THE 12 DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS – DAY 8

Just a super quick ornament idea to share today! These are easy to do with the kiddos, you just have to help them with the hot glue! Hope you enjoy - they are almost yummy enought to eat!! Flaten the bottom of a satin covered ornament by...

THE 12 DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS – DAY 9

Anyone hungry for some Christmas Cookies? These are the kind that you hang on the tree, not eat becasue they are made from Craft Foam and 3D Fabric Paint! They do look good enough to eat, though! Cut shapes from tan craft foam - I prefer the...

THE 12 DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS – DAY 10

Here we are - 10 days before Christmas - YIKES! No worries, though, because today I have a super easy project to share! SNOWMAN TV - an altered Altoids tin makes the perfect Christmas Tree ornament AND Gift Card holder! Create one for each member of your...

THE 12 DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS – DAY 11

ONLY 11 DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS AND COUNTING! BUT DON'T WORRY, THERE IS STILL TIME TO CRAFT SOME GREAT PRESENTS & DECORATIONS! Today I am sharing a Christmas Tree and Ornament made from empty ribbon spools and paper scraps - I never throw anything away! Stack the spools...