wire wrapped christmas candles

Happy Christmas Eve! I’ve got a cool handmade gift idea to share. I’ve seen some really pretty wire crafts making their way around the interwebs and I love how wire can be incorporated into just about any project. I decided to make some holiday candles with my Wick Candle Maker, and throw some Happy Jig wire atContinue reading “wire wrapped christmas candles”

easy embroidered christmas tea towels

I love gifting handmade for the holidays! Not only does the recipient get something unique, but your investment of time and talent is a gift in itself. For our large extended family Christmas dinner we exchange small, simple gifts so I decided to hand stitch some holiday themed tea towels for extended family. I foundContinue reading “easy embroidered christmas tea towels”

emoji christmas cards

Hello! Christmas is just about here, but I wanted to share a colorful and fun set of Christmas cards I made. I’m loving all the colorful holiday decor I’ve been seeing around the Interwebs this season, so I wanted to try my hand at a colorful Christmas project. I decided to make a set of EmojiContinue reading “emoji christmas cards”

kate spade-inspired felt tissue holder

Let’s talk handmade gift ideas! I’ve got a couple of friends that I love to make handmade gifts for each Christmas. As I was thinking about what to make for them this year, I was totally inspired by a cute Kate Spade NY penguin wallet I found online couple of years ago. I decided to create myContinue reading “kate spade-inspired felt tissue holder”

fun handmade holiday cards with the works all in one tool

It’s hard to believe but Christmas is almost here! And this year in particular it’s so important to connect with friends and loved ones in unique ways. While we may not be able to gather in person, handmade holiday cards are the perfect way to let our loved ones know how much we care, thatContinue reading “fun handmade holiday cards with the works all in one tool”

patriotic cupcake toppers

Hello friends! I’m so glad you stopped by the blog today. Independence Day is just around the corner and this is a holiday with special memories and meaning for me. I’m excited to share some Patriotic Cupcake Toppers inspired by my love for this favorite time of year. If you’re a fan of mixed media, stampingContinue reading “patriotic cupcake toppers”

how to make a christmas countdown wreath with the works all in one tool

The holidays are almost here, and so are all of the fun traditions that go along with them. One of our favorite family holiday traditions is a Christmas countdown or advent calendar. It helps us to focus on the things that matter most to us during this special time of year, and brings us closerContinue reading “how to make a christmas countdown wreath with the works all in one tool”

twelfth day of christmas: merry christmas!

Hello, and Merry Christmas friends! I hope you’re enjoying the holiday and spending lots of precious time with loved ones. I’ve got a gift for you today–a free printable 2018 planner calendar!This is a personal blog, but I am an employee and do receive financial compensation and material product from American Crafts/We R Memory Keepers.Continue reading “twelfth day of christmas: merry christmas!”

eleventh day of christmas: meaningful family traditions

Does your family have meaningful holiday traditions? We do, and they’re an important part of our happy memories during the holidays. They also strengthen our family unity and reflect the core and foundation of who we are and what we believe. This is a personal blog, but I am an employee and do receive financialContinue reading “eleventh day of christmas: meaningful family traditions”

tenth day of christmas: easy christmas tree garland

If you know me, you know I’m all about celebrating special occasions, holidays, and other big events in a memorable, fun and simple way. Over the years I’ve discovered that I can enjoy these moments so much more when I don’t stress myself out. So, with that philosophy in mind, I’ve got a Christmas decorContinue reading “tenth day of christmas: easy christmas tree garland”