Day 6: DIY Clothespin Star

Welcome to Day 6 of my 12 Days of Christmas.

Today’s craft is an easy DIY clothespin Star Ornament.

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You will need 8 clothespins per ornament, some glue (E 6000) or a glue gun and a piece of wire or ribbon for hanging.

Remove the springs from your clothespins. Continue reading Day 6: DIY Clothespin Star

Day 2: Twig &Ribbon Ornament

Welcome to Day 2 of my 12 Days of Christmas.

Yesterday I started off with Mini Hat Ornaments using a toilet tissue tube and some left over yarn – if you missed it you can check it out here.

Today I want to share a really easy tree ornament using a twig, some ribbon and a piece of jute. Yup that’s it – super easy – super cute!!!

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For the twigs I literally went into my backyard and snapped off a few from a fallen branch, the ribbon and twine were from my own stash.

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5 DIY QUICK AND EASY APRONS

 

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When I think of the word apron, my mind immediately thinks about both of my grandmothers baking in their kitchens, always wearing their aprons.  I’m sure the incredible smells and delicious goodies that came out of those kitchens, inspired my love of cooking and baking and as long as I can remember, I’ve always worn an apron. I am also pretty messy when I cook, bake, craft or garden and without my apron, I am sure I would have ruined many an outfit!! Continue reading 5 DIY QUICK AND EASY APRONS

Day 6: Urn Planter Door Stoop Decoration

WELCOME TO DAY 6 OF MY 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS DECORATING, CRAFT AND GIFT IDEA CHALLENGE.

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Today’s FABULOUS idea comes from The Surly Mermaid.  She is a good friend of mine and does monthly “snippet” blog posts here at A Wandaful Thing.  She has many other talents besides her quirky , off the cuff writing style and she is sharing one with us today. Continue reading Day 6: Urn Planter Door Stoop Decoration