Roundup: 10 of Our Favorite DIY Tabletop and Alternative Christmas Tree Ideas

By: Capreek Dec 11, 2013

We're big fans of the ol' alternative Christmas tree around here, including the tabletop variety (it's perfect for small spaces!), so we've rounded up our favorite DIY tree projects from the Curbly archives. Check 'em out and let us know which project is your… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Gift Wrapping Ideas and Tutorials

By: Diy maven Dec 11, 2013

By the time we're done with our holiday shopping, it's understandable that we're tempted to slap some wrapping paper around the presents, stick on a bow and tag and call it done, but, really, the wrapping part is a great time to let our creative side run amok. To… Continue Reading

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Print It: Holiday-themed Accordion Gift Tags

By: Lexy.b.ward Dec 11, 2013

One of the best things about the holidays? The gifts! Not to sound all shallow, but I love pretty packaging. I sometimes love the packaging more than the actual gift. Have fun wrapping your presents this year with these darling printable gift tags!  … Continue Reading

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Make This: DIY Custom Holiday Wall Art with Removable Decals

By: Brittni mehlhoff Dec 10, 2013

When it comes to holiday projects, you can't beat easy and affordable DIYs, right? So, this year I wanted to make something that was both inexpensive and very straight forward: custom graphic copper cut outs . The entire project cost me $15 and is super easy to remove, without damaging your walls, when the holidays are over. Want to make your… Continue Reading

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Make It: Simple DIY Tabletop Twine-Wrapped Tree

By: Capreek Dec 10, 2013

Add a pop of seasonal cheer to a lonely side table with this easy DIY idea from Fellow… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Festive Christmas Printables For Your Home

By: Faith-towers Dec 10, 2013

Doesn't the holiday season seem rushed this year? With Thanksgiving falling so late, we a missed out on a whole precious week of decorating and shopping... so quick and easy is the name of the game. Here are ten festive (and free!) printables that will have your home looking fantastic in no… Continue Reading

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Gift Guide: 12 Gifts for Kids that Will Turn Them into DIY and Design Freaks—Like You & Me

By: Diy maven Dec 10, 2013

My DIY/design/craft/art obsession came very early in life. From Grandma's crocheting, Mom's sewing, Dad's handiwork, and my brother and sisters' artistic abilities. It was everywhere. If that sounds familiar, then the kids in your… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 24 Modern and Easy DIY Christmas Ornaments

By: Capreek Dec 09, 2013

Ornaments are a fun, easy way to get into the DIY holiday spirit. We've rounded up 24 of our faves, which can double as gift toppers if your tree is already full! Check 'em out… Continue Reading

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How-to: DIY Wire Hanger Ornament Wreath

By: Faith-towers Dec 09, 2013

These festive ornament wreaths are all the rage right now, but this particular one is special... because you just might already have everything you need to make it right in your closet. See the gorgeous result after the… Continue Reading

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Nine Ways to Decorate Your Bell Jar for Christmas

By: Diy maven Dec 06, 2013

Do you have a bell jar or two? Are you looking for ways to decorate them for Christmas? My answer to both these questions is, "yes." I figured I can't be the only one, so I decided to… Continue Reading

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How to: Make a Modern Wooden Tabletop Christmas Tree

By: Faith-towers Dec 05, 2013

Make this simple Make a Modern Wooden Tabletop Christmas Tree

If you live in a small space, it can be tough to find a spot for a Christmas tree. In my urban apartment, it's impossible to display one, let alone make space to store it the other eleven months of the year. But this year, I was determined to find a small tabletop solution, and while I was at the craft store, it hit me: a reusable dowel rod tree that could be folded up and easily packed away flat. So, I grabbed my Dremel tools, and I… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 12 DIY Gift Topper and Gift Tag Projects

By: Brittni mehlhoff Dec 05, 2013

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… Continue Reading

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Gift Guide: 10 Handmade Home Decor Gifts

By: Capreek Dec 04, 2013

We've scoured Etsy to find ten of our favorite handmade home decor gift ideas! Check out our picks below and let us know some of your favorite Etsy shops in the… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 24+ DIY Christmas Stockings

By: Diy maven Dec 04, 2013

Christmas stockings have made their footprints all over Curbly since our very first Christmas together back in oh-six. Those early projects are still as fresh as ever, which is why we're giving them a shout out in this roundup in addition to a bunch moreContinue Reading

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Make It: DIY Christmas Hanging Terrariums

By: Matt allison Dec 04, 2013

DIY Christmas Hanging Terrariums

If you're looking to hang something a little different this Christmas why not try your hand at these adorable, no fuss, Christmas terrariums using vintage miniatures and a little… Continue Reading

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