Showing posts from December, 2013

Joyous Christmas!

Wishing you all the warmth, glow and blessings of this magical season. Merry Christmas everyone!

Poppinette Jolly Winter Magazine

The Jolly Winter issue of Poppinette magazine is now online! Check it out for fabulous DIY, craft and design inspiration.

Happy Holidays!

Last Minute Crafty Makings: Peekaboo Reindeer Christmas Socks

I whipped up this fun little Misako Mimoko crafty project in less than an hour. All handstitched no less! Get this DIY Peekabo Reindeer Socks tutorial from Handmade Charlotte.

What last minute Christmas craft projects have you been making?

Hey, come out and play!

Christmas ornaments escape from the tropical heat to enjoy  a winter wonderland inside the freezer. Hot cocoa optional. ;)

Santa thinks a little zipline adventure is more exciting than hanging from a Christmas tree. Let's zip away to Christmas Day!

No Bake Gingerbread Heads from Party Pinching

Christmas ain't Christmas without gingerbread cookies, cakes and confections! For those pressed for time, this No-Bake Gingerbread Head Cookie recipe from Party Pinching is the perfect alternative to homemade gingerbreadmen cookies.

Party Pinching also has other cute food ideas to try. Give them a spin today!

Meri Meri & Bright

Make the yuletide season very meri meri and bright! Decorate the Christmas table with festive and whimsical party supplies, baking accessories and more from the Meri Meri shop.  

P.S. You may want to decorate your computer deskstop too with playful Meri Meri backrounds. :)

A Subtle Revelry Christmas Ideabook

Looking for more Christmas ideas? Explore A Subtle Revelry's holiday ideabook for stunning craft projects, decorating and gift giving DIY projects.

Make it a great weekend!

Holiday DIY: Sweetly Simple Clothespin Angels

There are lots of clothespin angel tutorials out there but this version is probably the simplest and the easiest. A bit of cupcake wrapper and fabric/washi tape are all you need to create these simple but sweet Christmas tree ornaments.


Wooden clothespinsCupcake wrapperFabric or washi tapesOrnament wire hangerGlue gun and glue stick Directions: 

1. Fold a cupcake wrapper into half. Scrunch the middle portion to form "wings."
2. Wrap the upper portion of the wooden clothespin with a piece of fabric or washi tape.
3. Wind a piece of ornament wire into the center of the cupcake wrapper wing.
4. Using a glue gun, attach the wing to the upper portion of the clothespin angel.
5. Voila, your clothespin angel is ready to hang on the tree!

Winter Wonderland DIY

Create a little winter wonderland with Moodkid's festive DIY holiday printable. So cute for cake and Christmas decor crafts.

Have a wonderful week!

Welcome Christmas!

“The light of the Christmas star to you. The warmth of home and hearth to you. The cheer and goodwill of friends to you. The hope of a child-like heart to you. The joy of a thousand angels to you. The love of the Son and God's peace to you.”    ― Sherryl Woods, An O'Brien Family Christmas