A Homemade Christmas ~ Angel Ornaments

Angel Ornament

On Sunday evening I had a little craft session and made these little angel ornaments. I came across this adorable idea in the December 2012 FamilyFun Magazine. {FYI- I’ve found so many great ideas in the FamilyFun Magazines. My first subscription was a gift, but I will definitely pay for a renewal. Right now you can renew for only $5/year.}

Here’s what you’ll need:

3/4″ wood beads white stiff felt white feathers gold pipe […]

A Homemade Christmas ~ Transparent Paper Window Star Tutorial

Window Star Tutorial

You’ll love how these stars brighten up a room. They can be made in any color to match your decor. Have fun!

Supplies needed:

transparent paper which can be purchased at novanatural {I’ve not purchased any there myself, but it’s one of the only places I found that has it available. Please let me know if you know where else to get it. Thanks!} glue stick (UHU is my favorite)

1. Cut eight rectangles […]

A Homemade Christmas ~ Glass Magnets

Glass Magnets

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A while back, I started to experiment with making glass magnets. I made a bunch to give away this Christmas but hadn’t quite figured out how to package them for gift giving. I checked into tins, but couldn’t find any. Then I came across Sabby’s suggestion over at Sabby in Suburbia. Love her easy, yet attractive solution.

Here’s how I made the magnets and then packaged them.

Supplies needed:

flat-bottomed […]

A Homemade Christmas ~ Pendant Necklaces

Necklace Pendant Tutorial

Several years ago one of my piano students gave me this beautiful music note Scrabble pendant necklace for Christmas.

I like to wear it and thought it would make a great Christmas gift for my children’s music teachers. So, I did a little research and tried my hand at making Scrabble pendants, but mine didn’t quite turn out. I had pretty much given up on the idea, when quite by chance, I found […]

A Homemade Christmas ~ Fabulous Fudge Recipes

fudge

It’s December 1st, the first day of Advent! Christmas is getting close, so I thought I would share some fun ideas for homemade holiday decorations and gifts throughout the next several weeks. Check back often or subscribe {in the upper right-hand corner} to receive email updates so you don’t miss out!

 

Let’s start out with something sweet :). Fudge is perfect for gift giving or holiday parties.

 

Here are three recipes […]