A Sentimental Ornament Made with Grandma’s Buttons

Restoration Redoux lace tablecloth before

“Growing up, Christmas Eve was always spent at my maternal grandma’s house. She passed years ago, but this time of year I am always thinking of her,” reminisces Shanna at Restoration Redoux.  “One thing I have of hers is her sewing basket. I was looking through it the other day and found a package of vintage buttons. They had been in there forever, so I decided to make a button ornament with them.”

Restoration Redoux lace tablecloth before

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Book Page Ornament

Snap Conference book before

Rebecca from The Crafted Sparrow shares an idea for recycling old books, just in time for Christmas.  She’s using pages from her old books to make Christmas ornaments.

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Free Christmas Tree Ornaments

Serendipity Refined ornament before

It never ceases to amaze me what kinds of trash can be turned into treasures by imaginative people.  Take Kimberly, from Seredipity Refined, for example.  After a recent windstorm, she saw sticks and twigs scattered on the ground in her neighborhood, and thought, “These would make great Christmas tree ornaments!”

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