seventh day of christmas: holiday gift card holders

Hello friends! Happy Eighth Day of Christmas! I love giving gift cards for the holidays because they allow the receiver to pick out what they get, which often ends up being something they might not get for themselves otherwise. But, I worry that when I give them as a gift, it might seem like notContinue reading “seventh day of christmas: holiday gift card holders”

thanksgiving hostess gift idea

Hello friends! Today I want to share a cute and practical project idea to help stretch your crafting budget. This year I collected lots of adorable Halloween papers and embellishments thinking I would use all of them, of course. How’s my project list coming? I think it’s safe to say I have a bit moreContinue reading “thanksgiving hostess gift idea”

11th day of christmas: shaker pocket money holders

Every year Grandma and Grandpa give the grandkids money for Christmas. This is one of their favorite gifts because they get to spend it where they want and how they want. They always look forward to going shopping after Christmas. Check out how I prettied up their Christmas cash this year with some fun shakerContinue reading “11th day of christmas: shaker pocket money holders”

9th day of christmas: last minute DIY holiday gift tags

Let’s face it. No matter how organized or ahead-of-the-game we are, there are always at least a few gifts or goodies to deliver at the last minute before Christmas Day. (Or lots of them if you’re me.) So…to help out with those last minutes gifts, here’s an easy idea for quick and cute DIY holidayContinue reading “9th day of christmas: last minute DIY holiday gift tags”

7th day of christmas: piñata ornament favor

Here’s a fun idea for a new holiday tradition–mini piñata ornament favors! This star mini piñata from We R Memory Keepers can be filled with small toys and treats, decorated, and then hung on the tree Christmas Eve. When the kids wake up Christmas morning they can remove them from the tree, give the tasselContinue reading “7th day of christmas: piñata ornament favor”

november cut & paste magazine

It’s that time of the month again crafty friends! I always look forward to the paper craft and scrapbook inspiration from the amazing minds behind American Crafts Cut & Paste magazine. I can always find something to inspire me, whether it’s card ideas, gift ideas, DIY decor ideas, or gift wrap ideas. And this month’sContinue reading “november cut & paste magazine”

DIY holiday candy boxes

Last week was Template Studio Week on the We R blog, and I shared a set of Holiday Candy Boxes I created with the Candy Box Guide and some of the new Holiday Designer Poster Board. I love the unique custom gift wrap that I can create with the Template Studio. These DIY candy boxes will really makeContinue reading “DIY holiday candy boxes”