• Craft supplies from the bargain bin become simple yet gorgeous baker's twine and holly rustic Christmas ornaments you can make in only 5 minutes apiece!

    Baker’s Twine and Holly Rustic Christmas Ornaments

    November 30, 2018 admin

    Craft supplies from the bargain bin become simple yet gorgeous baker’s twine and holly rustic Christmas ornaments you can make in only 5 minutes apiece! I’ll be the first to admit that my Christmas themes are absolutely all over the place. Last year my tree was bedecked in the most colorful ornaments you have ever…

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  • Fun and colorful, these faux taxidermy Christmas ornaments are the perfect way to add a little cute and quirky to your Christmas tree!

    Faux Taxidermy Christmas Ornaments

    November 12, 2017 admin

    The other day Rob and I went to The Dollar Tree so that we could grab some items not in my craft stash for my frugal Christmas crafting challenge I’ve created for myself. The goal is, in a nut shell, to not spend much, if any, money for the vast array of Christmas ornaments and decor…

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  • How cool are these DIY giant ornaments? They're simple to make and they fold in on themselves so you can easily store them from year to year!

    DIY Giant Christmas Ornaments

    November 8, 2017 admin

    I love things that are larger than life. Give me a novelty jumbo pencil and I’m going to write that sucker down to a nib. Make me the biggest burger in The City and I’m going to do my best to take it out… well, I would back when I didn’t know that I wasn’t…

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  • Who knew you could make such stylish and modern little Christmas tree ornaments out of the humble Popsicle stick? These are awesome!

    Modern Popsicle Stick Christmas Tree Ornaments

    December 2, 2016 admin

    I feel like I have never been busier in my whole. dang. life.  I’ve got a book about alcohol ink crafting that is coming out next month (more on that in a bit), lots of projects going on for myself and brands and then it’s Christmastime so I’ve got to buy gifts and wrap them…

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  • Snowflake ornaments made out of clothespins are genius!

    Clothespin Snowflake Ornaments

    November 30, 2016 admin

    I’m not super feeling the Christmas decorating gig right now. I put up a 4 foot tree and that is about all I have in me this year. I haven’t spent a Christmas anywhere but my sister’s house for the past 13 years, or so, now since she has kids everybody goes to her. I guess…

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  • Pokeball Christmas Ornaments Tutorial!

    Pokeball Christmas Ornament

    December 6, 2014 rachil

    Hey everyone, 19 days til Christmas and counting! I am not a super big Christmas person though, I much prefer Halloween. Also I’m the kind of gal who likes to keep her Christmas lights up all year long, so technically I’m always festive. One thing I do love about this holiday though is the ornaments.…

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  • Make these sweet gumdrop ornaments with tutorial.

    Giant Gumdrop Ornaments

    November 30, 2014 admin

    First off, Happy Thanksgiving! Now, back to work! Today I’m going to share with you a super crafty Christmas ornaments you can make to sweeten up your holiday decor! These giant gumdrop ornaments are the bees knees if you ask me and they’re super easy to prepare. I’d suggest working through one, getting it down…

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  • Country chic burlap ornaments. Really easy tutorial!

    Rustic Christmas, Burlap Ornaments Tutorial

    November 28, 2013 admin

    To be honest I never thought the day would come… The day I willingly crafted with BURLAP. Now it’s not that I’m a craft snob. You know the type who refuses to craft up something simply because it’s popular. That’s not me. At all. It’s just that burlap is way too rustic in appearance for…

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  • Natural Birch Bark Paper Garland Tutorial

    November 27, 2013 admin

    This year my crafty Christmas endeavors have all pretty well been trying to recapture something remembered from when I was a kid. There have been things I remember making with my family, like clothespin reindeer ornaments and things inspired by my Christmastime favorites like these gumdrop ornaments and this gumdrop wreath… Then there are other…

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  • This gum drop wreath is precious and so easy to make!

    Gum Drop Wreath Tutorial

    November 22, 2013 admin

    When I was a kid one of the best things about Christmas was the candy. You see my Mimmie didn’t really let me have any candy and my parents did but they bought the candy they liked in bulk and, as it happened, it was candy I didn’t like. Anybody remember Tart ‘n Tinies? Blech.…

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