Free Template Generator for Boxes, Bags and More

By: Diy maven Nov 27, 2013

Handy and free and just in time for the holidays—or any gift-giving occasion—is this sweet template generator. You simply enter the dimensions you'd like and a template is generated PDF style. Choose from boxes, envelopes,Continue Reading

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Make It: DIY Faceted Gemstone Ornaments

By: Matt allison Nov 27, 2013

DIY Faceted Gemstone Ornaments

While it's Thanksgiving week, there is no denying that Christmas is almost upon us, pumpkins are being replaced by lawn deer and lights and shopping malls spinning yuletide classics.

So if you're looking for a quick craft project in between cooking up a culinary storm why not try your hand at these simple… Continue Reading

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Thanksgiving Dessert For The Non-Pie Lovers

By: Lexy.b.ward Nov 27, 2013

There's always at least one pie-hater in every family. This Thanksgiving, show that person that you love them by sharing another delicious dessert!  … Continue Reading

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How To Make an Ornament Christmas Tree

By: Diy maven Nov 26, 2013

With the help of an old framed screen, Melissa crafted an ornament Christmas tree that will be adorning her porch this holiday season. She used a star ornament for the top, 35 or so plasticContinue Reading

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Last Minute Thanksgiving DIY: Gold Geo Napkin Rings in 5 Minutes

By: Brittnimehlhoff Nov 26, 2013

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… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Brilliant Last Minute Thanksgiving Ideas

By: Faith-towers Nov 26, 2013

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… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Alternative Ways To Display Christmas Lights

By: Faith-towers Nov 25, 2013

I've always loved the pretty warm glow of white christmas lights. They're festive without being over-the-top. And it turns out that you can use them in all kinds of different ways. Check out my ten favorite alternative string light display ideas after the… Continue Reading

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12 Free Printables for Thanksgiving

By: Diy maven Nov 25, 2013

Sisters Nat and Holly combined their resources and put together a great roundup of 12 free Thanksgiving printables just in time for the holiday. The list includes an originalContinue Reading

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Bake It: Rose Apple Tart

By: Diy maven Nov 22, 2013

Okay, I'm gonna go there. OMG. That about sums up my reaction when I saw Nicole's Rose Apple Tart. We can take Nicole's word for it that the tart is delicious, but there is no doubt that it is gorgeous. Thinly-sliced apples are gently… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 16 Wreaths and Garlands To DIY This Holiday Season

By: Lexy.b.ward Nov 22, 2013

In keeping with the spirit of the handmade holiday season, we've rounded up 16 wreaths & garlands to decorate your door & mantle all December… Continue Reading

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How to: Handmade Christmas Tree Card (Free Printable)

By: Faith-towers Nov 21, 2013

As the holidays continue to grow near, it's time to start thinking about holiday cards. So this year, I offer this festive watercolor card. It combines the best of both worlds: some hand painted and customized goodness, and the fact that it only takes minutes to make, so you don't have to cut your list short. Click through to find out what it looks like on the inside - and how to make one… Continue Reading

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Holiday Gift Guide: 12 Sweet Handmade Gifts for Kids

By: Lexy.b.ward Nov 21, 2013

Forget the early-morning-Black-Friday-shopping this year and give your child something unique and handmade! We've rounded up 12 great gifts for your littles that support handmade Etsy shop owners and a few other online shops as well!  … Continue Reading

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How To: Make a Wooden Candle Centerpiece

By: Brittnimehlhoff Nov 21, 2013

Get ready to tackle your Thanksgiving tablescape with this rustic wood centerpiece, made from an untreated fence post (or reclaimed… Continue Reading

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Eye Candy: 20 Stylish Thanksgiving Tablescapes and Place Settings

By: Capreek Nov 20, 2013

Thanksgiving is next week and, while the focus will mainly be on all that delicious food (yum), it's always fun to create an extra-special holiday atmosphere with a festive tablescape. Here are 20 stylish table settings to inspire… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Ways to Decorate with Apples

By: Diy maven Nov 20, 2013

You can count on at least one sumptuous item in the produce department this time of year: apples. They're bright, shiny, colorful, and perfect for… Continue Reading

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