Easy-Enough-for-Kids Glitter Star Ornaments

glitter star christmas ornaments inspired by west elm

Jenny from Renovar Design has started an awesome tradition with her kids of collecting Christmas ornaments that commemorate important life events, interests, and travels so they will have fully decorated AND meaningful Christmas trees of their own one day! Jenny says the tradition is still going strong 16 years later, and this year she got […Read More]

Faux Fur Christmas Stocking

Pottery Barn inspired faux fur stockings

Riva of Riva La Diva found the perfect fur Christmas stockings at Pottery Barn this year and couldn’t wait to replicate them. Best of all, she shows how you can make FIVE for the price of ONE! Riva says you can easily make five stockings from just one yard of faux fur fabric. If you […Read More]

Birch Branch Christmas Tree

birch branch christmas tree alternative

If you are looking for an alternative to the traditional Christmas tree, Katie at View from the Fridge has you covered! She created a hanging branch tree for free using birch branches from her mom’s yard and rope leftover from another project. Katie added some ornaments she had on hand and even wrapped the branches […Read More]

Wood and Twine Christmas Star Décor

wood and twine christmas star decoration

Mike of The Crafty Gentleman couldn’t help but notice the popularity of wooden, rustic-feeling Christmas décor this year and decided to get in on the action with a DIY project. He was inspired by a simple wooden Christmas star he saw online and recreated it – with a colorful spin! Being a color-loving girl myself, […Read More]

Trestle Style Coffee Table with Parquet Top

Restoration Hardware inspired x base parquet table

Jamison from Rogue Engineer has come a long way since his very first build – a coffee table that he says came out so badly he won’t even post a picture of it. That very coffee table has sat in his formal living room “haunting” him each and every day. Now that Jamison has honed […Read More]

“Have a Holly Jolly Christmas” Sign

Pottery Barn inspired holly jolly christmas sign

When Jeanie from Create & Babble saw the Holly Jolly Sign from Pottery Barn for $99, she just had to have it since it went so well with her existing Christmas decor. However, Jeanie also knew she could recreate a version of it for far less than $99. In fact, Jeanie’s DIY Christmas sign didn’t […Read More]

Black and White Stripe Picture Frame {Handmade Christmas Gift #7}

kate spade inspired picture frame

Most people love to display pictures in their home so you can’t go wrong with giving a pretty picture frame as a gift. Jenna from Rain on a Tin Roof has a love for all things Kate Spade and was just about to add a black and white striped frame to her Christmas wish list […Read More]

Leather Bound Journal {Handmade Christmas Gift #6}

DIY leather journal

Mike of The Crafty Gentleman shares how to make a leather bound journal complete with a decorative inner lining that can be personalized for your family and friends. Mike chose to line his journal with a map of the British Isles, but the beauty of DIY is you can use any decorative paper that suits […Read More]