Holiday

Easy DIY Macrame Christmas Tree

I just love this time of year. And, there’s something so fun about making your own holiday decor. You get to be creative, save money, and do something you love. This week, our theme is…
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Nativity Scene Embroidery Wreath (That’s No-Sew)

It’s that time of year again! Time for our annual Deck the Home Holiday Challenges! This year, we have an amazing group of DIY bloggers creating all things holiday! For the next five weeks, every week has a new theme.       This week’s theme is door decor. Last year, we made a simple wooden star and this…
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Christmas Shadow Box | Deck the Home Spotlight

Have you ever made one of those snow scenes? With the miniature houses, the little people, and the fluffy fake snow? We made one in our old house. We cut a piece of plywood to fit the window sill of our bay window and made a little snow village there. But then we moved to…
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5 Outdoor Christmas Decorations that You Can DIY

One of the things I love about DIY projects is that you can literally make anything. If you can’t find the style you like, you make your own. If you can’t afford the real deal, you make your own. Outdoor yard decorations can be sooo expensive, but you don’t need to worry about that any…
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DIY Outdoor Wooden Trees | Deck the Home Spotlight

We all know that I love Christmas. Hence, all the Christmas DIY projects. And, the Deck the Home Blog Hop. 🙂 If you are just joining us, the Deck the Home Blog Hop is a 5-week series of amazing DIY holiday projects brought to you by 26 very talented DIY and home bloggers. Each week,…
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Hanging Santa Sleigh and Reindeer DIY yard decor

How to Make a Hanging DIY Santa Sleigh & Reindeer for $20

Here’s how to make an outdoor DIY hanging Santa sleigh and reindeer out of plywood for less than $20 this holiday season. We’ve had our eyes on a set of reindeer and a Santa sleigh for years – but the price is always ridiculous. And, at the after Christmas sales, they are always sold out….
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8 Holiday DIYs that Will Have You Running to the Craft Store

Looking to get into the holiday spirit? I’ve got just the jump start you need! Today, I’m sharing 8 DIYs that will have you running to the craft store. Not walking. Running 🙂 You see, we are in the midst of our Deck the Home blog hop, where dozens of incredible DIY bloggers are sharing…
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Green Buffalo Check Wooden Tabletop Christmas Tree Craft

How to Make a Painted Buffalo Check Tabletop Christmas Tree

I totally am in love with Christmas. I’m known to decorate in November, I have two full-size Christmas trees, and I have decorations everywhere – kitchen, bathrooms, kids rooms, you name it. 🙂 This year, we’ve been making a bunch of our own Christmas decor, and I don’t know why we haven’t tried this sooner!…
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Arranging greenery onto a wooden Christmas tree star

20+ Insanely Creative DIY Christmas Wreaths

Well, my friends, the holiday season is upon us. And if you are anything like me, you’re probably loving every second of wandering the holiday aisles at Target and Home Goods. Seriously, sometimes I want to buy their entire Christmas section. But you know what’s even better than spending a ton of money on gorgeous…
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Wooden Christmas star with ribbon and greenery ready to hang on the door

How to Make an Amazingly Simple Wooden Christmas Star

There’s something about Christmas that makes me so happy. I love coming down the stairs on a December morning, seeing the room warmly lit with the glow from the Christmas tree. I haven’t heard a Christmas carol that I didn’t like, and don’t even get me started on those Hallmark Christmas movies. 🙂 Needless to…
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Make a Year of Dates Gift Basket

The Unique DIY Gift Basket that Will Make Every Girl Swoon

I always watched The Bachelor with my sisters. I mean, we watched it at exactly the same time in three different houses on three different TVs and sent tons of group texts back and forth. In fact, there were always so many group texts that we would have to pause to catch up on them,…
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How to Make Easy Fall Puppets (With a Puppet Theater)

I was sitting with my toddler the day after his birthday, surrounded by all kinds of new gifts. But what was he playing with? An empty cardboard box that previously housed one of his new toys. All these new toys, and he’s playing with the with boxes and wrapping. Every time we have an empty…
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