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[5 Feb 2016 | Comments Off on Make 3D Tissue Paper Hearts | 405 views]
Make 3D Tissue Paper Hearts

Add some dimension to your Valentine’s Day decorations with these fabulous 3D tissue paper hearts! Emma at Gathering Beauty whipped them up with just two ingredients: tissue paper and thread! Go raid your gift wrapping supplies for your stash of tissue paper, plug in your sewing machine, and head over to her tutorial to see how easy these are! 

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[3 Feb 2016 | One Comment | 1,044 views]
Make Map Heart Valentine Treat Bags

We love map crafts! Claire at Pillar Box Blue used some old maps to make these adorable Valentine’s Day treat holders! If you don’t want to cut up actual maps, look around online for printable vintage maps (there are some mentioned in Claire’s post). You can even personalize these by using maps with a city or area that has sentimantal value to the recipient! [how to make …

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[29 Jan 2016 | Comments Off on Make Paper Cup Love Bugs | 607 views]
Make Paper Cup Love Bugs

When Carissa at Creative Green Living found a sleeve of crushed red paper cups, she knew they wouldn’t be much good for holding liquids, but she didn’t just want to throw them away. Instead, she used them for a fun Valentine’s Day kids craft! With an assortment of basic craft supplies, you can make a nearly endless variety of cute little critters. Set out the …

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[27 Jan 2016 | 2 Comments | 1,629 views]
Make a Heart Wall Hanging

We LOVE the subtle gorgeous look of this heart wall hanging, just in time for Valentine’s Day! Jesica at Classic in Gray used several different colors and textures of yarn and a simple knot-tying technique to create this look. You’ll be amazed at how little effort it takes to makes something with such a big impact! [how to make a heart wall hanging]
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[28 Dec 2015 | Comments Off on Make Glittery New Years Headbands | 619 views]
Make Glittery New Years Headbands

Um, it’s almost 2016? Yikes, that certainly snuck up on me quick! Luckily there is still plenty of time this week to make some cute and festive accessories for ringing in the new year, like these glittery headbands from Sarah Hearts. Whip up one for yourself, or go assembly-line-style and make up a whole batch for your entire crew! 

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[27 Dec 2015 | One Comment | 542 views]
Recycled Wrapping Paper Photo Ornament

Make a keepsake ornament using your favorite photo, and some recycled gift wrap! This adorable idea can be customized with any gift wrap you want, and any embellishments, such as lace, ribbon, rhinestones, or buttons. Find the instructions at Live.Craft.Love. [recycled gift wrap photo ornament]

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[18 Dec 2015 | Comments Off on Make Paper Lantern Christmas Ornaments | 1,150 views]
Make Paper Lantern Christmas Ornaments

This is such a clever way to make oversized Christmas ornaments for your holiday decor! Liz of Liz on Call used some paper and ribbon to quickly and easily dress up paper lanterns to make them mimic the look of traditional bulb ornaments. These would be great for holiday party decor, or as part of a backdrop of a holiday photo booth! 

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[16 Dec 2015 | Comments Off on Make Cupcake Liner Trees | 806 views]
Make Cupcake Liner Trees

Embellish your gift wrapping, handmade holiday cards, and more with these adorable little cupcake liner trees! Katrina at Splash of Something whipped them up out of some basic supplies. You could decorate these as much or as little as you want – stay simple and make plain trees, add some glitter for “snow”, glue on beads, buttons, or pompoms to create ornaments – the possibilities …

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[14 Dec 2015 | 2 Comments | 835 views]
Tutorial: Faux Succulent Sleigh Holiday Centerpieces

This is one of those ideas that just came together serendipitously, and I love how these little succulent-filled sleighs turned out. Ever since they started selling faux succulents in the floral department at Dollar Tree I’ve been keeping an eye out for things I could fill with them. Over the course of the summer I kept coming across little sleigh-shaped baskets, and I knew they’d …

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[11 Dec 2015 | Comments Off on Make a Textured Stone Reindeer | 969 views]
Make a Textured Stone Reindeer

Adding a bit of interesting texture to your holiday decor doesn’t have to be expensive or complicated. Just look at this simple project by Aniko at Place of My Taste, who embellished a foam reindeer shape with a bag of dollar store rocks! This basic idea could be extended to other shapes made from other materials as well, giving new life to just about anything …