5 Ways to Make a Christmas Countdown

Does your family have an advent to count down the days until Christmas? I always love a good countdown! Of course, my kiddos love the treats that usually accompany it, but I also love an advent that incorporates opportunities for family bonding and service to others. If this is a tradition your family hasn’t started […Read More]

Simple Chalkboard Christmas Countdown

Sara of Sincerely, Sara D. was going through one of Ballard Designs’ catalogs and fell in love with a Christmas countdown they had created using a chalkboard. Sara made her own using a large canvas, chalkboard paint, rope, and ornaments. Sara says that you can easily modify this idea to reflect your style by altering […Read More]

Dollar Store Bucket Christmas Countdown

Heather from New House New Home had one of those “I can make that!” moments when she laid eyes on a bucket advent calendar from Pottery Barn. She was able to replicate it using an old barn wood frame, burlap, and wedding favor buckets from the dollar store. Here’s from Heather: “A Pottery Barn inspired […Read More]

Clothespin Christmas Countdown

Well, it’s November, so that means we can officially start talking about Christmas. All the crafty folks out there know that you got to get your Christmas craft on early to be ready for the season. Especially with a Christmas countdown that needs to be ready to go by December 1st! Breanna of Brepurposed had […Read More]

Christmas Tree Advent Wall Décor

If you are looking for a fun way to count down the days until Christmas this year, Jamison of Rogue Engineer has you covered with this Pottery Barn-inspired Christmas tree advent. Jamison says, “We love Christmas time and want our children to enjoy the holidays just as much as we did when we were little. […Read More]

Mini Bucket Advent Calendar

Jen from Migonis Home says that the moment she saw Pottery Barn’s bucket advent calendar she knew she had to make her own. She bought mini buckets from the dollar store that came in packs of three, gave them coat of paint, and then attached them with pushpins to a piece of stained plywood that […Read More]

Christmas Countdown Advent Pillow

Today I have another fun Christmas pillow to share with ya’ll, and it’s one your kids will love too. Kimberly from Serendipity Refined sewed this Christmas countdown pillow as a gift for her sister’s family and even add a few personal touches, like a monogram on the star and her kiddo’s favorite question this time of year – How many days? How many times have you heard that lately?!? Ha! My kids would have a blast moving the star each day until Christmas!

christmas countdown pillow

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Bingo Card Christmas Countdown Calendar

Michelle of Chalkboard Blue loved the idea of Pottery Barn’s vintage Bingo card wall art. However, Michelle took the idea a step further for the holidays and created a countdown calendar in the same form. Michelle mod podged her print onto sheet metal so the board is magnetic, and the ornament can be moved around to count down the days until Christmas. I am a game lover, so this is right up my alley. Too cute!

bingo board christmas countdown

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