Category Archives: Crafts

Create a Mistletoe Kissing Ball – Homemade Christmas Decorations

Mistletoe has been used to decorate homes during Christmas for many, many years. There has been a long held tradition of kissing underneath mistletoe hanging from a door frame. Making your own mistletoe creation is simple and inexpensive, so get ready for the holidays by making an easy mistletoe kissing ball. Read more

50 DIY Christmas Gift Ideas

1. Make a piece of furniture. If you are not proficient with tools and things, this might be an even greater reason to build - surprise someone with your new found hobby. While the options are limitless, the best ideas are usually items for organizing or storing knickknacks. There is probably a closet in your...
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Great Christmas Gift Ideas to Sew

If things are a bit tight this Christmas, why not drag out the sewing machine and make your own Christmas gifts. It doesn't have to be a complex piece of clothing. The suggestions below are all simple and easy to make. The biggest cost will be the fabric, so shop around for remnants and discount...
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Easy Handmade Christmas Crafts For Kids

Christmas is a great time to spend more time with your kids. You can not only shop together, bake together, complete Christmas cards together, but making homemade Christmas crafts your kids can provide as gifts is even better! The Christmas craft ideas here are easy and can be made quickly (ideal for little ones) or...
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How to Make Your Own Vintage Christmas Cards

A pink frosted Christmas tree, a family inside a jalopy, Santa Claus’ smiling face, holly and mistletoes, angels and puppies by a frosted window, these are only a few images that can be found on a vintage Christmas card. We should all take the time to appreciate how these cards were made. Unlike the commercial...
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Top 10 Crochet Tips and Tricks

Do you ever wonder how other people get their crochet projects to turn out so lovely? While part of having a project turn out well has to do with practice, there are other tips that you can use to improve your crochet skills. Whether you are just starting to learn how to crochet or you...
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