Storing Glass Ornaments

Glass Ornaments. The start of a new holiday season means you are probably eager to get to your Christmas decor items and get them sorted for where they will go in your house. However, there is nothing more disappointing than opening up your ornament boxes and realizing that these ornaments are chipped, cracked or simply broken. Too many times people do not take the time to store these properly,...

Christmas tree and why we love it!

Christmas tree. We love everything about it. From the snow angels, Santa Claus, Christmas tree, Ornaments, and all the lights it truly is the season of joy and happiness. My fondest memories are of wating for the holiday to come around knowing I would get some amazing presents and would spend quality time with my family. Going shopping was also one of my favorites, even though it was wintertime...

Pop Up Tree Card

Pop-Up Tree Card Supplies: Red Card Stock Green Card Stock Scissors Glue Ruler Paperclip Directions: Print this image on heavy card stock Lay the card that has the outline of the tree on a flat surface. Take a ruler and line the edge of it up against the center fold line of the card. Use the rounded end of a paper clip (or a ball point pen that has run out of ink) and press it along the dotted...

3D Santa Card

3D Santa Card Supplies: white card stock scissors or paper cutter ruler/bone folder (optional) craft glue small paint brush embellishments (glitter, cotton balls, markers, pom-poms, etc) Download Santa Template Here> Directions: Download and print card template onto white card stock and cut out using scissors or paper cutter. Use a ruler and bone folder to create a folding crease at 5"...

3D Ribbon Tree Card

Ribbon Tree Card How sweet is this handmade Christmas card?! And it's so simple!  Supplies: Any Color of Ribbon *or even sheer ribbon as pictured above Any Straight Object for Tree Trunk/ even a cinnamon stick Little Plastic Star or Star Sticker Card Stock Scissors Glue Directions: Cut card stock to size of card and fold Glue cinnamon stick or whatever thin small object you have for tree trunk...

Button Ornament Card

Button Ornament Card Supplies: Card stock Wrapping paper Scissors Glue (everything else is absolutely optional) Directions: First draw freehand ribbons and hooks for your baubles, then glue on the baubles and the pine sprig. Done. I decided to add two tiny details: a drawn red bow and part of a paper snowflake which I made from tracing paper. Check out our blog here Read about Christmas Boss...

Classy Photo Card

Classy Photo Card Supplies: 3" x 3" photos white card stock scissors or paper cutter ruler/bone folder (optional) glitter glitter glue small paint brush foam dots Download Template Here> Directions: Download and print card template onto white card stock. Size and print 3" x 3" photos or order photos in this size from a photo lab. If possible, create a 1/8" white border around image. Cut out...

Paint Chip Card

Paint Chip Card If you're not up to spending a bunch of money on Christmas cards, THIS is your greatest card idea yet! Supplies: Cardstock Paint Samples (from Home Depot or any paint store) Sequins Glue Scissors Directions: Fold your cardstock in half Cut the paint samples in long triangular form Glue in pattern like photographed above Then paste little sequin on top to get the full glamorous...

Glittery Tree Card

Glittery Tape Tree This is a great card idea that is SUPER simple and classy! You only need glitter tape, cardstock and a pen of your choice and you have a gorgeous Christmas card ready to send out! Supplies: Glitter Adhesive Tape *which you can purchase online or at any store: here's a link- Cardstock Paper Sharpie or any thick edged marker pen Directions: Fold carstock into a half as big as...

Torn Paper Santa Card

Torn Paper Santa Cards Supplies: Red paper White watercolour paper (any white paper will do, but textured paper like watercolour paper looks great for the beard and hat) Pink or flesh tone paper A black marker pen Make-up blush or a pink crayon Glue Directions: Cut a wide strip of pink paper and paste across the centre of your bag.  Trim at the sides to fit. Cut and glue a wide strip of red...