Easy DIY Polka Dot Ornament

gold leaf polka dot ornament diy

It's been a long, long time since I've posted so many days in a row on the blog and I have to admit, I'm exhausted! But, it's totally worth it because we're up to day 11 of the 12 Days of Christmas Ornaments! Wow! This Gold Leaf Polka Dot Ornament was actually the first project I did for the series but I've spent two weeks trying to get a good … [Read more...]

Glitter Paper Ornaments

glitter paper ornament

On the tenth day of Christmas my blogger gave to me.... Do you know all the words to that song?  I need a refresh because I can't for the life of me remember them! It's Day 10 of the 12 Days of Christmas Ornaments.  Today I have a cute little glitter paper ornament that is so easy to make and just adorable with it's all finished! You'll need … [Read more...]

Gold Ruffle Ornament

diy gold ruffle ornament

We're 9 days into our 12 Days of Christmas Ornaments-can you believe it? I'm pretty excited about how today's Ruffle Ornament turned out-it was an idea I had and honestly I was doubting that it was going to turn out how I had imagined as I got started creating it but in the end it was perfect! For this ornament you're going to need a paper … [Read more...]

Wispy Feather Ornament

diy feather ornament

Welcome to day 8 of the 12 Days of Christmas Ornaments! I have to tell you that today's Wispy Feather Ornament is one of my favorites although admittedly the most difficult ornament I've ever had to photograph! Before we get into the how-to though, I have to point out that we're up to 96 awesome DIY ornament ideas so far! Wow! I've been … [Read more...]

Cinnamon Dough Ornaments

thehappierhomemaker cinnamon dough ornaments

Y'all are in for a treat today! It's the 8th Day of Christmas Ornaments and the Cinnamon Dough Ornaments I'm sharing today are not only easy and kid-friendly to make but smell amazing! Are you enjoying the series so far? I can't believe we're up to 96 ornament ideas already! Supplies: 1 cup plus additional ~1/4 cup ground cinnamon 1 … [Read more...]

Easy Tinsel Ornament

easy diy tinsel ornament

I actually had the idea to make this tinsel ornament two years ago-I saw some beautiful tinsel at Hobby Lobby and bought it for this purpose but in the hustle and bustle of the holidays it got tucked away.  This year as I got ready for our 12 Days of Christmas Ornaments (can you believe we're on Day 6 already?) I found that tinsel and was so … [Read more...]

Easy Jingle Bell Ornament

easy jingle bell filled ornament

Whew! We're at day 5 of the 12 Days of Christmas-we've worked our way up to 60 handmade ornament tutorials! Today I'm sharing a very easy jingle bell ornament that would be a great easy kid's DIY ornament because it's so simple! Supplies: large plastic or glass ornament small jingle bells ribbon Simply fill the ornament with the … [Read more...]

The Best Way to Glitter Ornaments

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Welcome to Day 4 of the 12 Days of Christmas ornaments! Today I'm sharing the absolute easiest and best way to glitter a glass ornament.  There are tons of tutorials out there but not all of them give great results so I wanted to share with you the easiest way to get flawless results! Are you loving the series so far-today puts us up to a whopping … [Read more...]

DIY Sprinkle Ornaments

sprinkle diy christmas ornament

Welcome back to the 2nd day of Christmas-DIY Christmas Ornaments that is! I'm back with my second project- DIY  Sprinkle Ornaments! I'm so excited by all the awesome ornaments my fellow bloggers are sharing and I hope you're enjoying it so far too! To start today's ornament you'll need to gather your supplies: clear glass ball … [Read more...]

DIY Jingle Bell Ornament

diy jingle bell ornament

I love making new ornaments for my Christmas tree each year and seeing other's ideas for DIY ornaments as well, which is why I was SO excited to be asked to join 11 other bloggers to share 12 days of Christmas! We'll each be sharing 12 handmade ornaments (starting with this DIY Jingle Bell ornament!)  for a grand total of 144 DIY ornament ideas for … [Read more...]

Christmas Mantel Tour

neutral christmas mantel Nov 2014

I'm so excited to join with some amazing bloggers today to show off our Christmas Mantel decor! Now, before I get scolded about skipping Thanksgiving I have to tell you that I LOVE Christmas decor and while in years past I've waited until after Thanksgiving to decorate I rarely do anymore-why should I only get four weeks of my favorite decorations? … [Read more...]