Don’t spend money on wasteful gift boxes when you can make them yourself from free upcycled materials! Just grab a cereal box and some plastic produce nets to make a unique and eco-friendly gift box!
Learn how to make woven yarn hopi eye Christmas ornaments. Use up yarn scraps to weave these Hopi Eye decorations, perfect for hanging on the Christmas tree. Kids love winding yarn around the popsicle sticks and seeing how the colors build up!
This holiday craft is fun and easy even for little hands! DIY pine cone Christmas trees for kids. They love painting and decorating these pine cone Christmas trees and seeing them come alive. It’s also a great way for them to have something to give to loved ones without having to spend money.
Stop wasting wrapping paper and save time making unique gift packages this holiday season! Learn to how to make furoshiki. All it takes is a square of fabric to create Furoshiki reusable wrapping. Put the gift in the center, tie a couple of knots, and your gift wrapping is done in a most eco-sustainable way!
Make upcycled sweater Christmas ornaments! Unless you are amazing at laundry, like me you have probably accidently felted one of your wool sweaters by putting it on a hot wash. That is when your adult (often favourite) sweater shrinks in the wash to a size only fit for a toddler.
To me one of the best things about Christmas is the excitement generated by anticipation for the big day itself. A Christmas Advent calendar is a great way to feed that excitement and anticipation. Every year I like to make the family’s Christmas advent calendar out of the stuff I already have. This year I […]
If you have pets you want to include them perhaps into your holiday greeting cards. I have three dogs and although it is near impossible to have them sit pretty for any pictures, I had luck with one of our dogs. See how to make holiday greetings cards with pets yourself.
As a person who loves to sew you might want to decorate your entire house with sewing related things. At least I am. A few years ago I got one of my first sewing machine Christmas ornament. From that point on, I was hooked on hunting for a new one every year. I have compiled […]