Christmas Craft Ideas

DIY Christmas crafts that are sure to inspire the kids and you. Great ideas for decorations, ornaments and parties. Find Christmas wreath inspirations and handmade gift ideas!

Gluten Free Dishes

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Shame on me for not doing the gluten free dishes! Hopefully, it’s not to late for you! I have some friends on the West coast that has a gluten allergy and a peanut allergy. I try to make sure to … Read More...

QAL Christmas Sampler

Christmas Sampler blocks on string of lights

‘Last minute’ is not usually seen in the same sentence as quilt making. But Julianna of Sewing under Rainbow is showing us otherwise by hosting a Last Minute Christmas Sampler QAL (Quilt Along). The first downloadable pattern is already published, go to Christmas Read More...

Winner Winner!

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A big huge thank you to everyone who entered the contest. I loved hearing about your favorite Christmas memory. It was so wonderful to see that our families mean so much to us and spending time with them is so … Read More...

Tutorial: Christmas tree tea towel

Tutorial: Christmas tree tea towel Tutorial: Christmas tree tea towel

Lindsey from Fort Worth Fabric Studio shows how you can make this Christmas tree tea towel.  She uses her favorite toweling fabric (link in her post) to make the tea towel, but you could also … Read More...

10 Ways to Use a Pomegranate

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The pomegranates are back! My daughter and I love pomegranates! We can sit and watch a show and eat it like popcorn! Love them in a salad and also added to my yogurt! I highly recommend trying them.

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Tutorial: Patchwork fabric star ornament

Tutorial: Patchwork fabric star ornament Tutorial: Patchwork fabric star ornament

Chrissy from Muse of the Morning shows how you can make a stuffed star Christmas ornament.  It’s a soft fabric star with a bead sewn to each point, and tufted in the middle with a … Read More...

Freebie: The Light of the World Cross Stitch

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As a wonderful thank you, Cross Stitching Art offers up this beautiful Madonna and Child cross stitch pattern. In order to receive this freebie, you will purchase it for free and then download the pattern. The holly surrounding mother and child … Read More...

8 Whimsical Christmas Trees

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If you like to go a little out of the box for your Christmas decorating, and maybe have things look a little less traditional, then you need to check out these 8 beautiful trees we found.  They each host a different … Read More...

Tutorial: Table runner trivet

Tutorial: Table runner trivet Tutorial: Table runner trivet

Big family meals like Thanksgiving Ren from  The Inspired Wren shares a tutorial showing how to make her Table Running Trivet.  It’s a table runner that’s also a trivet.  It’s a more efficient use of tabletop … Read More...

Festive Christmas Wreaths

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If you haven’t started to decorate for the Christmas season, you probably will be soon enough.  Find the perfect wreath to tie into the rest of your décor with this post from DIY & Crafts.  Each of these 33 ideas … Read More...

Free project: Candy Christmas quilt

Christmas Candy quilt project All People Quilt

The focal point of this sophisticated decor is the red, green and gold wall quilt designed by Tammy Kelly for All People Quilt. The center circles resemble old fashioned Christmas candy set against the soft glow of candles. You can … Read More...

How to Fix Royal Icing Mistakes

Fix Royal Icing Mistakes
The only time I decorate cookies with frosting is during the holidays. Even then I’m hesitant, because I make a lot of mistakes. Of course, I enjoy eating all the mistakes too!

Here is a website that has a video … Read More...

Fancy Molded Butter

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Yesterday I found a site that teaches you how to make butter and today I searched through my suggestions and found this molding technique for butter. Now the kids can make butter and then mold them into shapes. Glad heavy … Read More...