Family Memories Winter Wreath

Family memories winter wreath

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Canon PIXMA, but all opinions expressed are 100% my own. This time of year is generally filled with fun family memories, so I thought it would be fun to create a winter wreath filled with some of those memories. I started by using my photo editing software to resize lots and lots of family pics. I … [Read more...]

DIY: Turn Jars Into Snowy Winter Candleholders

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Is it too early for winter projects?  I hope not, because I have a really easy one for you today!  And when I say "really easy", I mean that anyone can do this, and it takes just minutes.  It took me about 20 minutes to gather my supplies and make these two snowy winter candleholders, and it just takes glass jars, painters tape, Mod Podge, and … [Read more...]

Wood Shingle Wreath

inspiration files--wood shingle wreath

I'm always on the lookout for interesting wreaths made out of unexpected items.  This winter wreath from Passionately Perfect definitely fits in that category!  Can you tell what it's made out of?   Those are wood shingles that are made for those really fancy dollhouses!  Doesn't that look amazing?!  It has such beautiful texture.  To … [Read more...]

D.I.Y. Winter Wreath Roundup

winter wreath roundup

Good morning, and happy Monday to you!  The temperature has finally dropped here in Central Texas.  There’s a chill in the air, and that makes me long for big cups filled with hot chocolate and whipped cream, warm fireplaces, cozy blankets, and thick wool socks. It also got me thinking about winter wreaths.  A few days ago, I showed you my own … [Read more...]

Winter Snowball Wreath

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I’ve had this idea bouncing around in my head to make a winter wreath out of “snowballs” that consist of Styrofoam balls covered in Epsom salt ever since I made the cute little mini pumpkin vase with Epsom salt.  Remember that?  That project was so easy.  I fully expected this one to be easy as well.  Not so much. But before we get to that, … [Read more...]

Simple Quilted Patchwork Throw

patchwork throw

Well, time got away from me, and I didn't have time to make the pillow I wanted to make for today's tutorial. It'll be coming up in the next couple of week. For now, I thought I'd go ahead and write up the tutorial for the patchwork quilted throw, since so many people seem to love these. This project is a little more involved that the other Crafty … [Read more...]