DIY Christmas Gift for a kid. A Child's DIY Apron

DIY Christmas Gifts – DIY Children’s Apron

DIY Christmas Gifts Christmas DIY projects are almost done at our house,  I am so glad to quit steam cleaning, oven cleaning, and trying to get caulking put on the broken molding.  It’s time to think about crafting and my favorite part, gifts for the grandchildren.  Today I am sharing a tutorial for a DIY children’s apron. .   It’s our Second Day of the Fourth Annual 12 Days of Christmas Series!   We have teamed…

A DIY coffee bar with a DIY Hot chocolate sign.

DIY Hot Chocolate Bar Sign and Stand

How to Make a Coffee and Hot Chocolate Bar This month’s Intl’s bloggers are sharing projects related to Christmas.  I decided to share this freestanding DIY hot chocolate bar, with a handmade stand and DIY hot chocolate sign.   Last year’s hot chocolate bar was elaborate for a large group of guests.  This year we made a free-standing everyday sized hot chocolate bar.  I  love how  DIY wood stand turned out with its shiny espresso stain.  It…

DIY Christmas ornament

DIY Christmas Ornaments Snowman Star

Snowman DIY Christmas Ornaments for the Tree Sharing Christmas ornaments is such a simple way to create memories.  When a girlfriend comes to our home she is invited to pick out an ornament from our tree (except my family sentimental ones).  So when Shirley from Intelligent Domestications told me about the DIY Christmas Ornament Exchange I  wrote Erlene begging for an invite way back in July. My partner is Maureen from Red Cottage Chronicles.  We…

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…

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…

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…

DIY Cushion Covers for Christmas, with lettering and Pom Poms

DIY Pillow Cover with Pom Poms for Christmas

Snuggles and Cuddles DIY Pillow with Pom Poms These Snuggle and Cuddle DIY pillows are designed for the cooler months.  These cushions are going to be part of my Christmas guest bedroom for adults. The best part of a DIY project is you can make them in any colours you want.   The red lettering and black pom poms match my Christmas decor. The pillows are oblong shaped so there is room for the longer wording. …