Merry Christmas 2013

Infarrantly Creative Joy bottles

I want to wish each and every one of you a very happy Christmas this year!  Whether you are celebrating at home or away, with loved ones or new friends, may the joy of the season warm your hearts and fill your stockings. Thank you for sharing your creativity and rescue projects here with me. {…Read More…}

Easy to Make Serving Tray from Peppermint Candy

Peppermints before

At That’s What Che Said, Cheryl remembers making ornaments out of melted peppermints back in her Girl Scout days.  ” I got to thinking…why can’t I make them into a tiered serving tray instead?”

Peppermints before

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Falling for a Christmas Wreath

Carolyn's Homework fall wreath before

When Carolyn from Homework spotted this fall wreath on deep discount (90% off!) after Thanksgiving, she knew it wouldn’t be hard to turn it into a Christmas wreath to be proud of.

Carolyn's Homework fall wreath before

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Refabbing a Wreath for Christmas

The Happy Housie burlap wreath form before

Krista, The Happy Housie, is on round three with this burlap wreath form.  She’d already used it for her summer and fall wreaths before she transformed it once again into winter door decor especially for the Christmas season.

The Happy Housie burlap wreath form before

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Make Your Own Wrapping Paper

The DIY dreamer diy wrapping paper before

If you’ve ever run out of wrapping paper at the last minute, or you want to customize your wrapping paper to make your gifts extra special, then you’ll love this idea from Christine, The DIY Dreamer.  Along with a bit of technology, all it took for her to make some pretty paper were a few cedar clippings from her yard.

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Cute Gift Idea: Hexagon Thumbtacks

Crafting in the Rain hexagon tiles before

Need a gift idea that’s inexpensive and fun to make?  Steph shares an idea over at Crafting in the Rain that fits the bill.  She started with a few small hexagon tile mosaics that she found at a thrift shop.  If you don’t have any of these leftover from another project, you can buy these inexpensively at the local home improvement store.

Crafting in the Rain hexagon tiles before

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A Wooden Sled Just for Christmas

Simple Country Life sled before

Over at Simply Country Life, Adina came home with a truckload of all kinds of things her mom didn’t want anymore after a recent visit.  This small wood and metal sled was one of them.

Simple Country Life sled before

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Lovely Door Decor from Christmas Tree Scraps

Architecture of a Mom diy evergreen swag

This year, when it came to festive door decor, Rachel says that, “I wanted simple. I wanted a little rustic. But most of all, I wanted free!”  She came up with something lovely using the branches her sister trimmed off of her live Christmas tree, and shared the project at Architecture of a Mom.

Architecture of a Mom diy evergreen swag

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