Photo Christmas Ornaments DIY

DianaChristmas, Crafts, Decoration, Seasons

Photo Christmas Ornaments DIY

Photo Christmas Ornaments DIY This photo christmas ornaments DIY is a great 5-10 minute craft for decorating a minimal tree, or where you haven’t got much storage space. Materials Digital Photos Mini bulldog clips Silver embroidery thread photo editing software (or powerpoint) Method Choose your favourite pictures and transfer them to your favourite photo editing software on one sheet.  Reduce … Read More

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DIY Reusable Advent Calendar

DianaChristmas, Crafts, Projects, Wall Art

DIY reusable advent calendar

DIY Reusable Advent Calendar As soon as halloween is dispensed with in Paint Sew Glue Chew Towers, Abbi turns her attention to Christmas.  And her favourite part of the Christmas preparation is the advent calendar.  Each year we make a couple of versions for different friends, but this DIY reusable advent calendar is our favourite.  The calendar is a decorated … Read More

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Felt and Appliqué Christmas Stockings

DianaChristmas, Crafts, Sewing

I made these Christmas Stockings around 5 years ago (before I created this blog).  But they are still going strong, and get pulled out every year.  I don’t have any photos of during the make, but they are so easy, I thought Id share, and just talk through the process. Materials needed: Felting material (or other robust fabric) Scraps of … Read More

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Cardboard Mountain Christmas Decorations

DianaChristmas, Crafts, Decoration, Party decorations, Projects, Recycled

Cardboard mountains

Cardboard Mountain Christmas Decorations I have an illness.I find it impossible to throw big cardboard boxes (and jam jars and tin cans) away without first making them into something. This cardboard box was positively screaming to be made into cardboard mountain christmas decorations. Instructions: First cut the box into flat panels. Then cut peaks into the cardboard sheets. Paint the tips … Read More

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DIY Superhero Advent Calendar

DianaChristmas, Gift Wrap, Handmade Gifts

DIY Superhero Advent Calendar This printable diy superhero advent calendar is so easy, and a great way to personalise your own Christmas countdown. Last year, a friend moved house at the beginning of December.  As a little housewarming gift to help her son settle his new bedroom, I made him an advent calendar.  As he loves spiderman, it had to … Read More

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