It’s Day 3 – 12 Days of Christmas 2018
Today I am featuring a very easy neighbor gift that can be made in minutes. A mandarin orange wreath.
You will need a bag of mandarins, a roll of cello wrap (I got mine at the Dollarama) some twine or ribbon.
I decided on 8 mandarins for my wreath. Cut a piece of cello wrap wide enough to wrap around the mandarins and long enough to allow for a tail to tie ribbon at the end.
Use twine in between each mandarin to secure in place and then form into a circle. Use your twine or ribbon to secure the end tails and add a ribbon at the top.
Cute, thoughtful and under 30 minutes.
It’s been a great deal of fun preparing for this event, and I can’t wait to show you what Wandaful Things I’ve been up to.
Here is a recap of the 12 Days of Christmas 2018 so far:
Day 1 – 12 Days of Christmas 2018
Day 2 – 12 Days of Christmas 2018
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A WandafulThing 12 Days of Christmas 2017
I am thrilled to be able to bring you A WandafulThing 12 Days of Christmas for the 4th year in a row. I’m excited as this year the theme of all of my posts will be about thrifted, gifted (diy) and vintage items as Christmas presents.
Today is Day 3 of my 12 Days of Christmas 2017 and today the gifts are neighbor gifts and in my books homemade gifts are always welcome, especially the edible kind. I roasted two different types and flavours of nuts, honey roasted sesame almonds and sweet & spicy roasted cashews. Links to the recipes will be available further down in this post.
To put the nuts in I used these wonder vintage Improved Gem mason jars. I love vintage mason jars and scored one dozen of the size shown below for $5.00. They turned out to be the perfect size for the neighbor gifts.
I added some washi tape and ribbon to dress up the jars, then wrapped them in a piece of leftover decomesh and popped them into gift bags that I bought in January this year at Michaels for 75% off.
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