Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

Happy New Year!

Happy 2013 to you and peace to us all!    

Glitter Clothespin Ornaments

Last year I made my own handmade snowglobes and as a result I had leftover bottle brush trees and other miniatures that left me wondering what to do with them. Well, I came across a pin to this project and I thought that’s the perfect thing. I also had some off that great Martha glitter … read more

DIY Paper Ornaments

Recently, the folks at French General sent me goodies to play with and I was just waiting for a rainy day and some inspiration to get started with them. That happened the other day.  As I have shared, I am on a bent to re-do my tree with all homemade decorations this year. I’m not … read more

Re-making the tree and my attitude this year

The past couple of years I haven’t been all that into decorating for the holidays. I know, hard to believe?!  Although I am a non-religious person, I culturally celebrate Christmas and it has been my favorite holiday all of my life.  The past few years though, I’ve felt more like the Grinch than Cindy Lou … read more

Owl Christmas Tree Ornaments from Toilet Paper Tubes!

Last week, I was poking around my friend Kris’ Pinterest page and I cam across a pin that led me to this blog post. I had no idea what it said (it looks like it’s written in Spanish…I took French), but it’s clear that there was cuteness, there were  toilet paper tubes and there were … read more

Holiday Fabric Brooch

A couple of weeks ago Marissa from Creative Thursday sent me some samples from her fabric lines. And they’ve been sitting there taunting me every since, calling me to make something. I’ve had a few ideas, but never the time to sit down and get my crafty on. Well, Hurricane Sandy suddenly opened up my … read more

Handmade Holidays Pixx

I’m officially starting my holiday coverage today. Yay! I will be sharing goodies for shopping, holiday tutes, stuff I make & more. Whatever strikes my fancy for the holidays really. I’m kicking the whole thing off with these finds from my Flickr contacts. Hasenpfeffer Incorporated Jen Menkhaus Inklore Lil fish studios Wolfie and the Sneak … read more

Gifts for Girls from the Holiday Indie Fixx Galleria

Here are some great gift ideas of girls from the Holiday Indie Fixx Galleria The Holiday Galleria is a curated showcase put together by me and it’s filled with all sorts of awesome gift ideas as well as coupon & discount codes. Piper Tate Jenulence bagatelles and co Monkey & Squirrel Phydeaux Designs WristieLove  The … read more

Getting a laugh out of the recession, because what else are you going to do?

You know, sometimes it’s important to remember that you just have to laugh about the the things you cannot control and these Merry Recession Cards are just the thing to help us all get a chuckle out the horribleness that has been The Recession. Win your own set of Merry Recession Cards!  Just leave a … read more

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