Monthly Archives: December 2011

Clothespin Magnets

I loved having my Christmas Card Wreath up!   It was a fun way to display my Christmas cards.  It was hard to part with when we put the Christmas decorations away! It got me thinking how useful clothespins are.  I decided to make some with magnets to stay on my fridge year round.  I […]

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Itty Bitty Baby Bows

I love seeing baby girls with sweet little bows on their heads! On the day my first baby was born the nurse brought her in to me wearing a tiny pink bow on her tiny head. It was the cutest thing I’d ever seen! She’s been wearing bows in her hair ever since! Neither of […]

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Hooded Towel Tutorial

Did everyone have a Merry Christmas? I sure hope so! I have a 7 month old and since babies don’t really understand Christmas, I tried not to break the bank this year on his presents. But as a mom, I had to have some presents for him to “open”. One of them was this Hooded […]

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Ribbon Embellished Christmas Packages

Christmas is just a few days away!  Do you have your presents wrapped?  Or are you a procrastinator like me?  Don’t worry, I’ll be done by Christmas Eve! The Ribbon Retreat has the cutest ribbon, I just HAD to embellish some gifts with it. I used packaging paper to wrap my gifts so the ribbon […]

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Stocking Holder

We don’t have a mantle or a good place to put your traditional stocking holder. When I saw a few ideas of these stocking holders with pictures, I knew it was for me! My two-year-old also loves it, because he can tell me exactly whose stocking is whose. And the great part is that I […]

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Here Comes Santa Claus Bow

I love getting my girls all dolled up for the holidays! With its festive colors and jolly Santa, this bow is perfect for any holiday occasion. In fact, its perfect for every day of December at our house! I had to make another set because my girls were planning their entire outfits around the bows […]

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Embroidery Hoop Decor

Want to use up some cute scraps?? This is a great way to do it! I needed to fill up some more space above my Ribbon Christmas Card Holder AND I needed to use up some of my Christmas Ribbon scraps. This project is really quick and cheap and you can do it for any […]

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Ribbon Christmas Card Holder

I have this huge wall in my dining room and I needed a good way to fill it up. I also needed a fun way to display all our Christmas cards. I found this fun idea using ribbon and clothespins and loved it! It’s a fun easy way to display all those fun cards and […]

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Yo Yo Christmas Tree Pillow

Fabric yo-yos are such a fun way to embellish your projects. They’re cute to look at and easy to make! The Quick Yo-Yo Maker makes sewing yo-yos a breeze! Yo-Yo Christmas Tree Pillow Supplies: one throw pillow (I used a basic 18″ square pillow) 1/4 yard green fabric (I used Riley Blake Christmas Candy Green […]

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December Link Party Features

What a wonderful Link Party!!! We had a record number of 85 submissions!! Thank you! Did you all enjoy the features on Facebook? I think I might do this every month. It was really fun to see all your creativity and beautiful bows and crafts! I do have a few more features to post on […]

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