How To: Make Modern Striped Paper Ornaments

By: Diy maven Nov 27, 2012

Paper (2 different colors), scissors, needle, thread, pencil, ruler and some beads are all you need to make these sweet striped paper ornaments. Jessica from How About Orange uses, of course, orange… Continue Reading

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Make It: Modern DIY Metal Holiday Cone Trees

By: Capreek Nov 26, 2012

created at: 11/26/2012

I've been slowly transforming my house into a holiday/winter-y wonderland the last few weeks and, now that Thanksgiving has come and gone, I'm kicking the decorating into high gear. I've always loved the look of simple cone trees as a Christmas centerpiece, so when I spotted this easy DIY version, I got pretty… Continue Reading

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Gift Guide: Sweet Stocking Stuffers for Men, Women and Kids (All Under $20)

By: Alicia Nov 26, 2012

2012 Curbly Gift Guides: Stocking Stuffers for Men, Women and Children
Stocking stuffers are my very favorite thing about the holidays. There's something completely magical about the tiny things. Once again, we've compiled our annual collection of stocking stuffers for everyone on your list. Below is a list of the gems we found this year. We followed three simple rules while putting together this collection:

1. Everything must fit into a stocking.
2. Everything must be under $20.
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Make It: DIY Advent Calendar

By: Brittni mehlhoff Nov 23, 2012

created at: 11/20/2012

The days are counting down before December hits. Seven more days until December 1st. Do you have an advent calendar ready to go yet?… Continue Reading

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How to: Thanksgiving Recipe Ideas For Two

By: Matt allison Nov 21, 2012

created at: 11/21/2012

Alone on the eve of thanksgiving and stuck for ideas? As the holidays set in you might find yourself away from loved ones or maybe starting your own family tradition with new ones. Either way, we've got you covered!   … Continue Reading

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How To: Make A Mini-Tree Advent Calendar

By: Craftmel Nov 21, 2012

created at: 11/20/2012

You still have a few days to get your advent calendars together for the Holiday season!  Here is one to add to the ideas we rounded up already that doesn't take too much prep work, and is adorable beyond words to… Continue Reading

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Mid-Century Modern Christmas: How to Make Modern DIY Faux Aluminum Ornaments

By: Capreek Nov 20, 2012

created at: 11/20/2012

Curbly recently had the great pleasure of creating a series of Mid-Century Modern holiday decorations for DIY Network, including everything from ornaments to stockings to wreaths. We'll be sharing the projects one-by-one. This week's DIY holiday project? These super awesome faux-aluminum Christmas ornaments! Check them out!

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Gift Guide: Men's and Women's Style and Fashion Accessories Under $75

By: Brittni mehlhoff Nov 20, 2012

created at: 11/19/2012

What do you get for your extremely fashionable but totally hard to buy for friends and family members this year? Something from today's fashion gift guide, of course. There are unique gifts for him and awesome gifts for her. You may even find a few things you want to buy for yourself. Go ahead. You deserve… Continue Reading

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Gift Guide: 20+ Hip Design Gifts Under $25

By: Capreek Nov 19, 2012

created at: 11/19/2012

Cool gifts for that design-obsessed friend/family member/special someone that will seriously impress without breaking the bank?? YES! It can happen -- and we've rounded up over 20 gift ideas any aesthetics-loving person on your list will swoon for!     

created at: 11/18/20121. Crop It T-Shirt

2. Jar Tops

3. House Industries Stencil Script Tote

4. Wally Wallet Bottle Opener

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Roundup: 12 Homemade Edible Gift Ideas

By: Matt allison Nov 16, 2012

created at: 11/16/2012

I've rounded up 12 homemade edible gift ideas for Christmas. I wanted to move away from the basic DIY S'mores kits and have included 3 interesting bakes, cordials/teas, jams and savory preserves. There something for everyone, all with a little twist. Carrot Cake Jam? You… Continue Reading

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Make It: Holiday Wreath with PVC Pipe

By: Brittni mehlhoff Nov 16, 2012

created at: 11/15/2012

I can think of a lot of uses for PVC pipe: planters, vases, storage solutions, etc. We've even written about a few of them on Curbly. But a holiday wreath? Why didn't I think of that? Guess it's time to make all the other front doors in the neighborhood jealous.… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 20 Inspiring Thanksgiving Table Setting and Centerpiece Ideas

By: Brittni mehlhoff Nov 15, 2012

created at: 11/14/2012

Thanksgiving is right around the corner (a week from today to be exact) and for me, it is the most table-centered holiday of the year. There aren't any gifts to unwrap or carols to sing. It is all about the food, and giving thanks, of course. So if you are searching for some tabletop inspiration for Turkey Day decorating, look no further. Here are twenty totally awesome table setting and centerpiece inspirations for the upcoming… Continue Reading

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Mid-Century Modern Christmas: How to Make a DIY Atomic Holiday Wreath

By: Capreek Nov 14, 2012

created at: 11/14/2012

Curbly recently had the great pleasure of creating a series of Mid-Century Modern holiday decorations for DIY Network, including everything from ornaments to stockings to wreaths. We'll be sharing the projects week-by-week as Christmas approaches. First… Continue Reading

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How To: Make a Minimal Thanksgiving Flatware Pocket

By: Diy maven Nov 14, 2012

How cute is this?? And so easy, you'll be doing that palm smack to the forehead thing. The girl in lipstick and a white tee tells us how she did it. Basically, it's a folded piece of paper with a few lines printed on it. She… Continue Reading

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Gift Guide: 12 Cool Kitchen Gift Ideas Under $20

By: Matt allison Nov 14, 2012

created at: 11/14/2012

These carefully curated kitchen gift ideas are bound to impress the foodie in you and/or your loved ones. Best of all? They're all under $20!… Continue Reading

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