Make It: DIY Christmas Bell Chimes

Jennifer Farley

Christmas Pipe Bells

The holiday season is for getting together and having fun with the people you love. One of my family's favorite Christmas activitites is playing our handmade Christmas chimes. These were a gift to our family and we have had some serious memories and laughter playing these bells. If you want to add some epic Christmas cheer to your next party here is how you make these Christmas bells.

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Make it: Felt Star and Moon garlands

Stephanie Lee

DIY felt star and moon garlands

Like with a lot of things in life, I find that simple is best when it comes to DIY projects. And these felt garlands are exactly that - they're simple to make, they don't require many materials, and they have a classic look which makes them easy to work into the rest of your Christmas decorating. Read on for the easy how-to!

DIY felt star and moon garlands

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Make It: Printable Wall Calendar

Jennifer Farley

Large Wall Calendar Printable

I don't know about you but our family schedule during the holidays is full. Crazy fun...but crazy busy. I needed something to keep our activities for all to see. This large wall calendar is perfect for keeping us all in the know. Printing this calendar is so easy and it might just make your holidays a little more sane.  

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Roundup: 10 Awesome Free Printables For The Holidays

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Roundup: 10 Awesome Free Printables For The Holidays
Photo: The Anastasia Co.

The holidays are expensive, there's just no way around it (unless you forgo gifts altogether). But if that's not your cup of tea, there are ways to save a few bucks. One easy way is to download free printables to use for gift wrap, tags, decor, etc. So we've rounded up ten of our favorite free holiday printables - we think you'll like them too.    

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Make it: DIY Holiday Place Setting

Stephanie Lee

DIY holiday place setting

With all the parties that take place during the festive season, the holidays are the perfect time to have a little fun with your table settings. After all, there are so many elements that you can DIY, and by doing so you can really tailor each piece to suit your personal taste or existing Christmas decor (or both!). Read on to see how easy it was to set up this simple place setting with just a bit of fabric paint, paper and some clay.

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Make It: Printable Mountain Advent Calendar

Stephanie Lee
Printable mountain advent calendar

One of my favourite things about the festive season is the lead up to the big day; there’s so much anticipation and excitement surrounding the countdown to Christmas. This is why advent calendars are right up my alley and this year I finally got around to hand-making one, which is something I’ve been wanting to do for a long time. Best of all, being a printable calendar, it’s easy to set one up for your own holiday celebrations - click through to see how!  

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Make It: Printable "To Go" Pie Boxes

Stephanie Lee
Printable pie boxes

With Thanksgiving around the corner and Christmas not far behind, I thought it'd be a good time to start thinking about all those desserts that will be leftover in the wake of the festivities. Because at this time of year there always seems to be too much food, despite my best efforts to eat everything in sight! 

These pie boxes are perfect for handing out the extra pieces after the party's over; and best of all, they're so easy to make that you could put them together while the turkey's roasting. Click through for the full tutorial...  

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