DIY Alcohol Ink Aluminum Can Christmas Wreath

If you are anything like me, you love Ranger Ink products.  I am particularly obsessed with alcohol inks, which paint vivid color on non-porous surfaces such as aluminum and glass.  How excited was I to be invited to share a Christmas project on the Ranger Ink Blgo?! Very. Come see how I created … [Read more...]

25 DIY Awesome Advent Calendars to Make

Since the mid 1800's, we have been counting down to Christmas with advent calendars, and the tradition continues.  It is a favorite childhood Christmas memory for people around the globe. Get a jump start on your Christmas anticipation with this round-up of 25 amazing DIY advent calendars you can … [Read more...]

DIY Upcycle Lighted Santa Bottles

  This handmade Santa light-up bottle adds a warm and cozy feeling to any space for the Christmas season. This project requires a recycled bottle and drilling a hole in the lower backside of the bottle. Also required is a fun search for a Santa image. The choices are endless, ranging from … [Read more...]

DIY Ornaments Christmas in July

[pinit] [pinit] Hi everyone! It's Colleen, from Just Paint It. You know, every year, it's the same thing. I tell myself I'm going to do one Christmas project each month so when December comes, I'll be ahead of the game by eleven projects or so. Every year I fail and right after Halloween the … [Read more...]

50 Plus Gorgeous DIY Flowers to Make

[pinit] [pinit] Whether you are decorating for a DIY Wedding, spring our summer party, or simply want to make your space more beautiful, this roundup of DIY paper flower tutorials is a great place to start!  We have gathered our 50+ favorite handmade paper flowers from all around, and you are sure … [Read more...]

DIY Winter Felt Tree

Hi, I'm Vidya from Whats Ur Home Story. Very excited to be a monthly contributor at SBLC. I blog about how our family of 4 is turning a cookie cutter into a unique and interesting home that tells our story. I believe that no project is too small to try be it home decor, DIY, crafts, gardening, … [Read more...]

How to make Christmas Stockings from Recycled Tea Towels

[pinit] [pinit] Bringing you back a blast from the past.  I am not a seamstress, it's no secret.  You will be able to whip up these adorable burlap, lace, tea towel stockings even if you are scared of your sewing machine!  Enjoy. These Christmas stockings are made from canvas tea towels from … [Read more...]

DIY Vintage Holiday Centerpiece With @Floracraft Foam Trees

[pinit][pinit] The holidays are here, and many of you are busy planning decorations and meals.  Today I am sharing with you an easy DIY holiday centerpiece using vintage buttons, found objects and Styrofoam™ cones.  This is the perfect project for using up those antique embellishments I can't … [Read more...]

DIY Reclaimed Wood Christmas Tree and Advent Artist Blocks

[pinit][pinit] Today's project is a rustic, reclaimed wood Christmas tree advent calendar that you can make for little to no cost!  Building from salvaged wood and paper crafting all in one project! I created the blocks using Eileen Hull’s (soon to be released) Scoreboards Block dies.  The die … [Read more...]

Dollar Store Framed Reindeer Silhouettes

  [pinit]   [pinit] This Dollar Store Christmas Decor DIY is super fast, cheap and pretty awesome looking.  If you are looking for a quick way to create a festive Christmas feel for your holiday get together, this is your project! All you need: The sparkly, glittery reindeer … [Read more...]