101 Days of Christmas: Rolled Paper Flower Arrangement

The following post is from Janel of Life with Lucie and Ella.: It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas! It is so much fun to decorate for the holidays, but you don't need a huge budget to fill your home with pretty decorations. Scrapbook paper is inexpensive and can be used to make so…

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101 Days of Christmas: Easy Framed Art

The following post is from Myra of My Blessed Life: Decorating for Christmas doesn't need to be expensive or time consuming. I was at a craft store a few weeks ago and spotted some adorable subway-art-like Christmas scrapbook paper. I picked up two sheets for $0.30 each. Combined with an inexpensive frame from a yard…

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101 Days of Christmas: Paper Star Tree Topper
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101 Days of Christmas: Paper Star Tree Topper

Our tree topper is actually a sweet cherub angel we've had since we got married that I won't let my husband replace (no matter how tiny she looks on top of our 9' Christmas tree!), but when I started making paper star ornaments back in September, I had a feeling that a big paper star…

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101 Days of Christmas: Fabric Scrap Wreath
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101 Days of Christmas: Fabric Scrap Wreath

This fabric scrap wreath turned out really cute, and it was a lot of fun to make too! To be honest, I was afraid it was going to turn out to be one of those craft projects I never finish because I don't do particularly well with tedious, but I was actually able to finish…

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101 Days of Christmas: Cupcake Liner Tree
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101 Days of Christmas: Cupcake Liner Tree

I love crafty Christmas decor, not only because it can easily -- and inexpensively -- be updated as our styles change, but also because it adds a "handmade" touch to our home that really embodies the way we want to celebrate Christmas in our home. We love Christmas (like really, really love it), but we…

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101 Days of Christmas: Sparkly Pears
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101 Days of Christmas: Sparkly Pears

Okay, so I have a bit of a thing for glitter! I first came across the idea of sparkly pears on the Pottery Barn website, and I even ordered a set on clearance last year...only to have my order canceled because they were out of stock. So I set out to make my own. And…

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101 Days of Christmas: DIY Christmas Votives

The following post is from Myra of My Blessed Life: I love to create handmade holiday decor on a dime as well as handmade gifts for family and friends. These DIY Christmas Votives are festive and super easy to make. They are thoughtful, yet inexpensive token-gifts for people that you want to remember. Of course,…

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101 Days of Christmas: Grapevine Wreath

My original plan was to spray paint my grapevine wreath a dusty blue color to match our door mat, but when I started laying out my fabric flowers, I realized I liked it au naturel after all! With a big red bow and pretty layered flowers, this wreath is the perfect blend between simple and…

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101 Days of Christmas: DIY Glittery Pinecones

We love bringing in elements of the season with this silver dish that sits on a shelf in our kitchen. In the spring and summer it holds sea shells we've collected from various beaches, and in the fall we fill it with pinecones. Although pinecones are beautiful just as they are, you can also dress…

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101 Days of Christmas: DIY Paper Straw Stars

The following post is from Myra of My Blessed Life: One of my favorite hobbies is creating seasonal home decorations from random household items. These adorable striped paper straw stars are no different. They are quick and easy to make, inexpensive, and perfect for repurposed Christmas decor. Supplies: red and white paper straws {4 straws…

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