All you toilet paper roll savers out there, your craft has come! Erland from Norway is a fellow saver, and has turned his stash into a really cool, minimalist advent calendar. He’s sharing the details at his gorgeous blog, Morning Creativity.
It’s not too late to have an advent calendar….especially one you can make yourself using things you probably already have at hand. Check out this merry and bright Christmas advent calendar made by Jamie at Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom.
At Organized 31, Susan picked up this vintage 45 vinyl record for just a few cents. She thought it would be fun to repurpose it into an advent calendar.
Cynthia of Simply Chic Treasures was lucky enough to come across a vintage pinter’s drawer at a yard sale, this summer. From the moment she saw it, Cynthia knew exactly how she was going to be able to put her find to use for the Christmas season…
At her blog, The Space Between, Kara says, “I fully blame my husband for this Christmas craft. If he hadn’t needed my help one day, I would have never found the perfect fallen branch to make an advent tree.”
Advent calendars have been a fun Christmas tradition for Taryn, of Design, Dining + Diapers, since she was a small child. Now with children of her own, Taryn has plenty of baby food jars in need of recycling. She’s put them to good use for counting down the days until Christmas.