Faux Snow Centerpiece

Stow & Tell U soup cans before

“I’m a texture girl,” claims Amy at Stow & Tell U, “and I couldn’t help but try and diy-up some faux snow for the holidays.  I saved up a bunch of soup cans from Thanksgiving and put together a faux snow centerpiece.”

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Faux Fur Scraps Make a Winter Wreath

One More Time Events fur throw before

After turning a faux fur throw into pillows and arm chair covers for her living room, Tammy was left with a few random scraps of fur.  They didn’t go to waste!  She incorporated them into her winter decor and told all about it at her blog, One More Time Events.

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Brown Paper Packages Tied Up With String are a One of My Favorite Christmas Things

Laura Kelly Designs grocery sacks before

Who has already started wrapping their Christmas presents?  Well, if you need a little inspiration and want to have a greener, cleaner Christmas, take a cue from Laura of Laura Kelly’s Inklings, and turn brown paper grocery bags into gift wrap, this year.

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A Cheerful Christmas Sign from Upcycled Fence Boards

Marty's Musings fence board before - Copy

Over at Marty’s Musings, Marty has shared quite a few awesome projects this year that were made from the pile of discarded fence boards she has in her backyard.  Here’s another one, just in time for Christmas!

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Christmas Countdown on a Cabinet Door

The Happy Housie cabinet door before

At The Happy Housie, Krista had saved the cupboard doors from a recent bathroom update.  When she began getting excited about the holidays earlier this year, she decided it was time to turn one of those doors into a countdown to Christmas sign.

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Refreshing Christmas Decor

Designed Decor snowman before

For the past few years, DeDe at Designed Decor has been incorporating these glass globe bowls in her Christmas decor.  This year, she planned to make a few changes.  “As I was bringing up the bowls this year, I stacked them on each other to carry them up from the basement and guess what:  Ding Ding Ding ~ they looked like a snowman!”  she says.

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A Paintbrush (Or Two) Went Into the Making of This Star

Country Design Style paintbrush star before

Jeanette from Country Design Style has a confession to make:  she hates cleaning paintbrushes.  When she can, she gets dollar store brushes and only uses them once, so she won’t have to bother with getting all the paint out of them!  Recently, Jeanette decided there was another way to get some use out of all of those dried up paintbrushes.

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Being Snowbound Inspires The Making of This Lovely Wreath

Organized 31 bookpage wreath before

“There’s nothing like  a challenge from a group of blog friends to motivate you to create a wreath in just 3 days,” says Susan from Organized 31.  “Then along comes a snow storm and no way to get to the store.  Big plans for a DIY knock-your-socks-off wreath went out the window.  If necessity is the mother of invention, then the snow storm was the mother of finding items to repurpose into a wreath.”

Organized 31 bookpage wreath before

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