Dec 14, 2017

10 Ways to Incorporate Vintage Christmas Blow Molds Into Your Holiday Decor

Christmas mantle full of vintage Santa blow molds by Jennifer Perkins
Blow molds are a staple of vintage holiday decor.  Before there were inflatables and laser projects for yards people decorated with these hard plastic statues of Santa and Snowmen.  Originally used primarily outside take a peek at how I use…
Dec 10, 2017

3 Winter Themed Melty Bead Projects

DIY Perler bead Christmas key chains by Jennifer Perkins
Perler beads, hama beads, melty beads – what do you call them at your house?  At my house we just call them fun.  These tiny plastic beads are not just for kids, adults will have crafting with them all winter…
Dec 08, 2017

How to Make a DIY Yarn Pompom Christmas Tree

How to make a yarn Christmas tree forest full of pompoms by Jennifer Perkins
I love me a good pompom craft all year long, but I may love them a little bit more at Christmas.  I’ve got pompoms on wreaths, garlands – I’m even making pompom Christmas trees.  Wanna know how to make your…
Dec 06, 2017

How to Incorporate Your Houseplants Into Your Holiday Decor

Crocheted Christmas Card Box by Jennifer Perkins
Just because the holidays are here does not mean all thing green (besides the Christmas tree) need to be banished.  Make your foliage festive this year by transplanting them into decorative planters and including them as part of your Christmas…
Dec 01, 2017

DIY Felted Wool Bead Garland P.S. It’s Super Easy to Make

DIY felted wool ball garland by Jennifer Perkins
Making felted wool beads is surprisingly easy.  Like so easy I’ll never buy them again just make them myself.  They look great on wreaths, door hangers and in this case Christmas garlands.  String them with a few yarn pompoms and…
Nov 24, 2017

Vintage Santa Inspired Flocked Christmas Tree for Treetopia Design Council

Jennifer Perkins Christmas tattoo and DIY embroidered ornament.
It’s the day after Thanksgiving and you know what that means – TIME TO DECORATE YOUR CHRISTMAS TREE!  If you were me, you would have already done that weeks ago because that is how I roll.  However, today means I…
Nov 13, 2017

How to Decorate a Tween’s Room for Christmas with an Ice Cream Tree

Christmas tree for a tween with a sweet treats theme by Jennifer Perkins
I’m so excited to be kicking off the Treetopia Small Spaces blog hop (This is a sponsored post).  As the Treetopia brand ambassador I get to decorate a lot of fun trees, but when I get to decorate trees for…