Monthly Archives: November 2012

Counting Down to Christmas Crafting Style

When I was a kid, one of my favorite Christmas memories was opening the doors on my advent calendar. There were so many things to be excited about. You never knew what surprise was going to be behind the door. … Continue reading

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A Wreath that will Fit You to a Tea

It’s going to take me a while to finish the last few gifts that I am working on this year. And I don’t want you to have to wait that long, so I thought I’d share with you some of … Continue reading

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What do Fairies and Bats Have in Common? Chrismas Presents!

Today marks a milestone! All the kids Christmas presents HAVE! BEEN! MADE! Ok, yea, yea, yea, I still have to fix that pesky upside down bat. But technically I could give it to N as is (yea, I know, I … Continue reading

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C is for Cookie, but it’s also for Christmas Ornaments!

So Santa ornaments for the family, superhero ornaments for N, done and done. But what special ornament to make M? Sure she’ll get a couple superhero ornaments, but she mostly likes superheroes because her big brother does. So what would … Continue reading

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Justice League goes Glam for Christmas

The Santa ornaments were a lot of fun to make and I am really happy with how they turned out. But I wanted something more. I wanted to make some ornaments that would be really special for my kids. I … Continue reading

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All That Glitters is a Santa Ornament!

As you learned in my previous posts every year I make an ornament to give to the “kids” in our family. The tradition started 20 years ago. So some of those “kids” are now kids only in spirit. Each year … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas Ornament Countdown – Day 10

This is the last of my favorite ornaments that I have made over the years. Tomorrow I can show you this year’s ornament. I am so excited to show you both of them. Before I started quilting, cross stitch was … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas Ornament Countdown – Day 9

Only one more day in the countdown of my favorite ornaments and then you will get to see this year’s ornament. Are you excited? I am!! These ornaments were the first and only (so far) time I brought my quilting … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas Ornament Countdown – Day 8

We are getting to the last few ornaments in my top 10 favorite. I am so excited to show you this year’s ornaments. But you are going to have to wait a few more days. In my last house the … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas Ornament Countdown – Day 7

One of the first ornaments I made I think are still the most attractive. They were pretty easy to make, but took for ever to dry. Here’s how I made them: Clean out the glass ornament with alcohol and let … Continue reading

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