25 DIY Christmas Ornaments

25 DIY Christmas OrnamentsOne of my favorite Christmas crafts to do year after year is to make a new ornament for the tree. I love trying new themes and color combos each year, while still weaving in those sentimental and handmade pieces. It just makes the holidays that much more special! If you’re looking to give your tree a refresh, or just looking for an easy and adorable gift to give, look no further than these 25 DIY Christmas Ornaments! Continue reading…

DIY String of Lights Gift Wrap

DIY String of Lights Gift WrapIs there anything better than getting a package that’s beautifully wrapped?! I mean sure, a ton of stuff is. I know it’s Christmas, but let’s not go overboard. But how happy does good packaging make you because it’s often my favorite part about any gift exchange. If you’re looking to add some color to your holiday giving this year, this DIY string of lights gift wrap is the perfect place to start. Here’s how: Continue reading…

DIY Gift Wrapped Gallery Wall

DIY Gift Wrapped Gallery WallEarlier this year I shared how I made my TV gallery wall. I’ve been thinking about how I could give it a makeover for the holidays since that post went live…then it hit me. I could make each piece of art look like a present! A gift wrapped gallery wall! I am SO happy with how it turned out and think it makes our home feel instantly like Christmas. With a little wrapping paper, tape, and ribbon you can make your own too! Here’s how: Continue reading…

Christmas Cookie Tin Free Printable

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DIY COOKIE TIN FREE PRINTABLE‘Tis the season for parties! And for 1,000,000 other things on your list I’m sure. If you want to be a great guest and bring something special for your hostess, but don’t have enough time to bake dozens of cookies, I have the perfect solution: a cookie tin free printable paired with Cheryl’s cookies! It will look (and taste) like you put hours into your gift, but in reality it will only take a few minutes. A taste of handmade without the struggle, what’s not to love about that?! Here’s how: Continue reading…