Category Archives: DIY + CRAFTS

10 OF THE BEST CHRISTMAS GIFT WRAPPING IDEAS

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For those in search for some last minute holiday gift wrapping inspiration I have composed this post with 10 great ideas to give your Christmas presents a unique and personal touch. I hope you enjoy them. You can find the links to sources and/or instructions at the end of the post. Good luck with all Christmas preparations!

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MODERN STYLE CANDLE HOLDERS

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High on my list of favorite home accessories are candle holders. I use them not only with Christmas but all year round, inside as well as outside. What makes a great candle holder? Well the design should be simple with a raw edge and the color should be black, grey or white. Here are some of my favorite candle holders at the moment. Enjoy!

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10 OF THE BEST CHRISTMAS TABLE DECORATION IDEAS

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Today’s post is about Christmas table decorations. I have selected 10 beautiful images with various ideas for how to dress up a table. The overall theme is a natural style table setting with lots of greens. At the end of the post there are links to the source where you can find more images and often instructions. I hope this post will give you inspiration or at least bring you in a festive mood!

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10 OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL & UNIQUE DIY GIFTS

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It is December which means that it is time to start with the holiday gift guides! The first post of this series is a DIY gift guide as these gifts take the most preparation time. Making gifts yourself take a bit more effort but the result is an unique and personal gift which will definitely be appreciated! I searched online for the 10 best DIY gifts, I hope you will enjoy them. You can find links to full instructions at the end of the post.

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10 OF THE MOST BEAUTIFUL STYLES FOR A GREEN CHRISTMAS

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It might not come as a surprise, but I personally prefer natural style Christmas decorations. What about you? Today I show you some examples of how stylish a ‘colorless’ Christmas can be. I will be adding some red to the Christmas decorations at our own home. And as my son loves colors (his favorites are pink, orange and purple!) we will have a smaller tree in our hallway with lots of color!

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10 OF THE BEST ADVENT CALENDARS

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With seven weeks to go to Christmas it is time to start covering holiday seasons related topics. The first post in this series is about Advent calendars. For those not familiar with these calendars: an Advent calendar is a special calendar used to count or celebrate the days in anticipation of Christmas, beginning at 1st December. I have selected 10 beautiful advent calendars that either can be made yourself or can be purchased on Etsy. You can find the links to the instructions or shops at the end of the post. Enjoy!

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DIY FALL DECORATIONS

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Fall is definitely here and although it is not my favorite season (Spring is) I do enjoy this time of the year. With days and nights getting colder I like to cozy up my home and add decorating touches to make it cozy and welcoming. I also like simple DIY projects that I can do with my toddler son, making puppets from chestnuts for example. Here are a few projects that I found online which will get you in fall spirit. At the bottom of this post you can find links to the source which is where you can find more information and instructions.

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