If you're a DIYer at heart, chances are you spend almost as much time thinking about how you're going to package your holiday presents as you do determining the actual gifts. Right? So, to make things a little easier for you, here are 12 DIY ideas for gift tags and toppers for all those holiday presents you'll be wrapping this year.
I'm just obsessed with wreaths this year. It's really an obsession every year, but I've come across this succulent wreath and I stopped dead in my tracks. The beautiful thing about this wreath? It'll last a long time because it's made from a very durable type of plant!
I've seen my fair share of wreath tutorials over the years, but this one is definitely my new favorite. It's the perfect (asymmetrical) holiday wreath for a front door or over the fireplace. Want to make your own?
I had this old outdoor light fixture taking up space in the garage just waiting to be converted into an indoor, decorative lantern. So simple, the project took about an hour to finish, not including drying time for the spray paint. To start a conversion like this, a little reverse engineering is in order. Just figure
We've seen typographic string art, abstract string art, and now: Christmas tree string art! If you've got the patience and the wall space (and don't want to take up any floor space), this project's for you.
Nothing says holidays like a festive garland. Hung over the mantle, taped to the wall, draped over shelves... they're a seasonal must. So, grab a bit of colored paper and create this Christmas light garland. Let's go!
I don't know about you, but I spend most of my budget on gifts this time of year... which means that I don't have much to spend on ornaments and decorations. So a toilet paper roll snowflake sounds pretty good to me! Check out the surprisingly beautiful result after the jump.
Handy and free and just in time for the holidays—or any gift-giving occasion—is this sweet template generator. You simply enter the box dimensions (length, width, height, etc, in inches) you'd like and a box design template is generated PDF style. Create boxes, envelopes, bags, cones, milk cartons and more. Once it's printed (on the material of your choice) you can cut it out and have perfectly cut boxes for any occasion. Click here...
IKEA has a collection of rather beautiful wooden cutting boards right now that are just perfect for adding some stylish embellishments, like this DIY idea from Livet Hemma!
If you're looking for a good last-minute Thanksgiving project, make these gold geo napkin rings. They will only take a few minutes to make and all you need are the materials above. You may be skeptical considering the materials but I promise you they look really cool. Click through to see for yourself.
Turkey Day is two days away, and if you're hosting a big thanksgiving dinner, you probably have all the major things covered already. But you may not have thought of some of these genius little details... things that you didn't know you couldn't live without!
Our next door neighbor erected a trampoline in their backyard last summer. It was pretty popular. For two days. Another yard in the neighborhood has one. I've never seen anybody actually use it, but their big black dog loves to lounge on it. Not sure what the 'interest' lifespan of a trampoline
I love this makeover idea for transforming a ho-hum plastic lamp shade into some statement lighting!