Chalkboard Christmas Art, a mistletoe chalkboard for Christmas decor.

Mistletoe Christmas Chalkboard Sign for a Romantic Bedroom

A Christmas Chalkboard Sign in Half an Hour This mistletoe chalkboard sign is made for our guest room.  I am sure my daughter in laws will appreciate the sentiment, I sure hope they do.  Sharing Christmas between families is always a difficult thing especially when travel is concerned.  Making a special room for them is my way of saying thank you for carving some Mom time into those ridiculous holiday schedules. This mistletoe chalkboard sign…

How to flock a Christmas tree at home, a DIY flocked tree branch.

How to Flock a Christmas Tree

DIY Flocked Christmas Tree Flocked trees have been out for a few years now I know,  and I absolutely love them.  There are all sorts of tutorials on how to flock a tree, but I am so happy with how mine turned out and I have a few tips so I decided to share my process for how to flock a Christmas tree with you. Our plan was to purchase a new flocked tree,   I…

Mail, packaging, gift wrapping, Christmas

10 Standout Christmas Wrapping Ideas

Christmas Wrapping Ideas that Pop Today I am sharing 10 of my favorite Christmas wrapping ideas.  Wrapping presents can be so crafty, and the variety is endless.  Check out how these bloggers made their gifts standout from the everyday gift wrapping, and I am sure they had fun while doing them. Brown paper wrapping is always so appealing.  These gifts are given extra farmhouse feel with the pretty buffalo check ribbon and one of a…

A DIY wood sign for Christmas in a kid's Christmas bedroom

DIY Wood Sign for Christmas in a Child’s Bedroom

DIY Wood Sign for Christmas Visions of Sugar Plums This little DIY wood sign for Christmas is for a child’s bedroom.    Little ones really do feel the magic of the holidays more than the rest of us, and I think this little “visions of Sugarplums” sign represents that.  Don’t you agree? This year the wallet is tighter than its been for a very long time, meaning more inexpensive DIY projects than ever.  This room…

Waste Not Wednesday 128

This Week’s Waste Not Wednesday Party Hello everyone, thank you for stopping by and joining us.  It was my birthday this week and I received many birthday wishes.   It is much very much appreciated.   Waste Not Wednesday-128 Sam @ Raggedy Bits | Facebook | Pinterest | Instagram | Google + | Twitter Denise @ My Thrifty House | Facebook | Pinterest | Instagram | Google + | Twitter Deborah @ Salvage Sister & Mister…

DIY Shutters, handmade shutters using reclaimed wood painted white.

DIY Shutters are Perfect for Decorating

DIY Shutters are Perfect for Farmhouse or Rustic Decor DIY shutters for decor are pretty basic decor pieces, especially when painted white, but the possibilities for using them are fantastic.  Sutters are instant billboards or act as a frame for other decor items.  The best part is how rugged the homemade shutters are. You can use them indoors or out,  hammer nail holes into them, or tie things to them.  Shutters protect walls from hole…

DIY Table runner made using tea towels

A 10 Minute DIY Farmhouse Table Runner and Different Ways to Use Them

How to Sew a 10 Minute DIY Farmhouse Table Runner Table Runners are so easy to sew and in today’s post I am showing you the easiest and least expensive way I have ever found to make a fabric table runner.  If your a decor enthusiast you will likely have a mountain of trays sitting someplace for vignettes.  I have a few but not as many as I wish.  Table runners are a low price…