Category Archives: How To

WIRE CHRISTMAS TREE

I had made some sock snowmen and they needed some trees in the background.  I found this easy and inexpensive way to make some Wire Christmas Trees. Supplies needed Styrofoam cone (I used 3-7/8 in X 8-7/8 in) aluminum floral wire (any color) wire cutters Directions Wrap the wire around the cone with the plastic cover […]

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JEAN POCKET HOLDERS

 A cute place to hide a gift, stuff candy or tuck money for someone Simply cut the pockets out of a pair of old jeans.  Trim the edges. Now you have a gift pocket! Stuff with tissue paper or a bandana.  Put in a pair of gloves or hat. I used these to stuff Christmas stockings and put […]

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DECOUPAGE VOTIVES

 I loved this craft idea when I was a little girl.  In the 1970′s at Christmas time, my mom would take the stump of the Christmas Tree that was cut off to fit the tree into stand and she would cut 1/2 inch sections off and we would mod podge pictures on them.  I loved hanging […]

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STORY BOOK ROSES

 Roses made from pages of a book These pretty little flowers add charm to anything you put them on. I found these book boxes at Michael’s Crafts and thought it was a delicate way to gift them to someone special. I used a CD for the perfect circle.  Found an old book that was on […]

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HANDFUL OF SNOWMEN

FUN WINTER CRAFT This family of snowmen fits together like a glove. I found this cute idea on “crafts ‘n coffee” I took their idea and went a little crazy with the accessories. We sent each of the kids one as an invitation to a Snowmobiling Holiday.  We have planned a family getaway near Park […]

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