Dec 29, 2017

QUICK! Change Your Christmas Tree Into a New Year’s Tree!

Quick and easy ways to turn your Christmas tree into a New Year's Eve tree by Jennifer Perkins
Do you start putting away your Christmas decorations before or after New Year’s Eve?  In my case I rearrange my Christmas decorations to be New Year’s Eve decorations!  I’m not saying redecorate the entire house but with a few strategic…
Dec 17, 2017

Creative and Colorful Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas for the Holidays and Beyond

Use a kid's artwork on Shrinky Dinks to create custom gift tags by Jennifer Perkins
I just bought my last Christmas gift and it feels so good to be done with all my shopping!  All that is left to do is wrap everything and honestly I kinda like that part.  There are so many fun…
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…