Creative Spark Link Party #89

Creative Spark Link Party #89

Welcome to Week 89 of the Creative Spark Link Party! We know that you are constantly looking for inspiration and we wanted be able to provide a place for you to come for inspiration! So every Wednesday hop on over here to Creative Spark Wednesday where FOUR (eek!) blogs, Weekend CraftMy Paper CrazePlease Excuse the Craftermath and Two Purple Couches, join together to feature projects, provide a place for bloggers to link up and a crafting/DIY hub of inspiration. So what is a Link Party? It’s the perfect opportunity to share YOUR projects and gain inspiration from other crafters who are linking up their own! PLUS, as a bonus, when you enter your projects into the link up, you could have your project featured by one of our blogs! Each week, we all choose our own features to post up and show the world AND pin your project to our Party Pinterest Board! Be sure to follow along to get the latest and greatest features from the parties!

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Creative Spark Link Party #88

Creative Spark Link Party #88

Welcome to Week 87 of the Creative Spark Link Party! We know that you are constantly looking for inspiration and we wanted be able to provide a place for you to come for inspiration! So every Wednesday hop on over here to Creative Spark Wednesday where FOUR (eek!) blogs, Weekend CraftMy Paper CrazePlease Excuse the Craftermath and Two Purple Couches, join together to feature projects, provide a place for bloggers to link up and a crafting/DIY hub of inspiration. So what is a Link Party? It’s the perfect opportunity to share YOUR projects and gain inspiration from other crafters who are linking up their own! PLUS, as a bonus, when you enter your projects into the link up, you could have your project featured by one of our blogs! Each week, we all choose our own features to post up and show the world AND pin your project to our Party Pinterest Board! Be sure to follow along to get the latest and greatest features from the parties!

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Creative Spark Link Party #87

Creative Spark Link Party #87

Welcome to Week 87 of the Creative Spark Link Party! We know that you are constantly looking for inspiration and we wanted be able to provide a place for you to come for inspiration! So every Wednesday hop on over here to Creative Spark Wednesday where FOUR (eek!) blogs, Weekend CraftMy Paper CrazePlease Excuse the Craftermath and Two Purple Couches, join together to feature projects, provide a place for bloggers to link up and a crafting/DIY hub of inspiration. So what is a Link Party? It’s the perfect opportunity to share YOUR projects and gain inspiration from other crafters who are linking up their own! PLUS, as a bonus, when you enter your projects into the link up, you could have your project featured by one of our blogs! Each week, we all choose our own features to post up and show the world AND pin your project to our Party Pinterest Board! Be sure to follow along to get the latest and greatest features from the parties!

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Creative Spark Link Party #86

Creative Spark Link Party #86

Welcome to Week 85 of the Creative Spark Link Party! We know that you are constantly looking for inspiration and we wanted be able to provide a place for you to come for inspiration! So every Wednesday hop on over here to Creative Spark Wednesday where FOUR (eek!) blogs, Weekend CraftMy Paper CrazePlease Excuse the Craftermath and Two Purple Couches, join together to feature projects, provide a place for bloggers to link up and a crafting/DIY hub of inspiration. So what is a Link Party? It’s the perfect opportunity to share YOUR projects and gain inspiration from other crafters who are linking up their own! PLUS, as a bonus, when you enter your projects into the link up, you could have your project featured by one of our blogs! Each week, we all choose our own features to post up and show the world AND pin your project to our Party Pinterest Board! Be sure to follow along to get the latest and greatest features from the parties!

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Creative Spark Link Party #85

Creative Spark Link Party #85

Welcome to Week 85 of the Creative Spark Link Party! We know that you are constantly looking for inspiration and we wanted be able to provide a place for you to come for inspiration! So every Wednesday hop on over here to Creative Spark Wednesday where FOUR (eek!) blogs, Weekend CraftMy Paper CrazePlease Excuse the Craftermath and Two Purple Couches, join together to feature projects, provide a place for bloggers to link up and a crafting/DIY hub of inspiration. So what is a Link Party? It’s the perfect opportunity to share YOUR projects and gain inspiration from other crafters who are linking up their own! PLUS, as a bonus, when you enter your projects into the link up, you could have your project featured by one of our blogs! Each week, we all choose our own features to post up and show the world AND pin your project to our Party Pinterest Board! Be sure to follow along to get the latest and greatest features from the parties!

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Christmas Cookie Swap Recipes

Christmas Cookie Swap Recipes

Almost every year my friends and family get together at this time and host a Christmas cookie swap party. Never been to a cookie swap? Let me tell you how it works. Invite your friends over telling them to bake some delicious cookies to share. Set up a table in your home with lots of tins or to-go bins. Each person collects an assortment of cookies from everyone and package them up maybe sample a few along the way. It's a great way to kick off the holiday party season and an awesome opportunity to share your favorite recipes. Sometimes you leave with so many cookies that they are great for office gifts or even to make a platter to bring to another party.

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Creative Spark Link Party #84

Creative Spark Link Party #84

Welcome to Week 84 of the Creative Spark Link Party! We know that you are constantly looking for inspiration and we wanted be able to provide a place for you to come for inspiration! So every Wednesday hop on over here to Creative Spark Wednesday where FOUR (eek!) blogs, Weekend CraftMy Paper CrazePlease Excuse the Craftermath and Two Purple Couches, join together to feature projects, provide a place for bloggers to link up and a crafting/DIY hub of inspiration. So what is a Link Party? It’s the perfect opportunity to share YOUR projects and gain inspiration from other crafters who are linking up their own! PLUS, as a bonus, when you enter your projects into the link up, you could have your project featured by one of our blogs! Each week, we all choose our own features to post up and show the world AND pin your project to our Party Pinterest Board! Be sure to follow along to get the latest and greatest features from the parties!

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Creative Spark Link Party #83

Creative Spark Link Party #83

Welcome to Week 83 of the Creative Spark Link Party! We know that you are constantly looking for inspiration and we wanted be able to provide a place for you to come for inspiration! So every Wednesday hop on over here to Creative Spark Wednesday where FOUR (eek!) blogs, Weekend CraftMy Paper CrazePlease Excuse the Craftermath and Two Purple Couches, join together to feature projects, provide a place for bloggers to link up and a crafting/DIY hub of inspiration. So what is a Link Party? It’s the perfect opportunity to share YOUR projects and gain inspiration from other crafters who are linking up their own! PLUS, as a bonus, when you enter your projects into the link up, you could have your project featured by one of our blogs! Each week, we all choose our own features to post up and show the world AND pin your project to our Party Pinterest Board! Be sure to follow along to get the latest and greatest features from the parties!

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25 Christmas Crafts

25 Christmas Crafts

Incase you missed it last week I joined up with Simply Kelly DesignsTwo Purple CouchesThe House Down the Lane and Where the Smiles Have Been for an epic weeklong Holiday Craft party. Each day we created a new DIY everyday following the same theme. At the end of the week we had 25 fabulous Christmas Crafts. So welcome to the Crafter Party. Stick around, Pin, Click and Create! 

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Creative Spark Link Party #82

Creative Spark Link Party #82

Welcome to Week 82 of the Creative Spark Link Party! We know that you are constantly looking for inspiration and we wanted be able to provide a place for you to come for inspiration! So every Wednesday hop on over here to Creative Spark Wednesday where FOUR (eek!) blogs, Weekend CraftMy Paper CrazePlease Excuse the Craftermath and Two Purple Couches, join together to feature projects, provide a place for bloggers to link up and a crafting/DIY hub of inspiration. So what is a Link Party? It’s the perfect opportunity to share YOUR projects and gain inspiration from other crafters who are linking up their own! PLUS, as a bonus, when you enter your projects into the link up, you could have your project featured by one of our blogs! Each week, we all choose our own features to post up and show the world AND pin your project to our Party Pinterest Board! Be sure to follow along to get the latest and greatest features from the parties!

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Merry & Bright Free Printable

Merry & Bright Free Printable

Guys I am so excited to be showing you today a holiday printable I made with Glitter Prints paper. Which is a new product from Core'dinations. It's glitter that you can print on without it flaking off and making a mess of your printer and your home. Let's face it I still have glitter from halloween on my hardwood floors! So to try it out I decided to make a some festive artwork to add to my sideboard. 

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Shutter Holiday Card Holder

Shutter Holiday Card Holder

I love decorating my house for the holidays with items I already have. In this case I had plantation shutters in my basement that I had picked up over a year and a half ago at the Brimfield antique fair. I didn't really buy this with intention but just knew I loved the shutters. 

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Red Berry and Pinecone Christmas Wreath

Red Berry and Pinecone Christmas Wreath

Now I am kind of on a grapevine wreath kick. You may remember that last month I created a fall wreath with this same base.  I had stopped by Trader Joe's, to buy everything pumpkin, and saw these gorgeous grapevine wreaths for $3.99. Since the fall wreath I went back and bought two more bases to tuck away for Christmas wreaths which I am showing you today!

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DIY Mason Jar Snow Globe

DIY Mason Jar Snow Globe

It's day three of the Holiday Craft Party and I am joining up with Simply Kelly DesignsTwo Purple CouchesThe House Down the Lane and Where the Smiles Have Been! If you missed yesterday make sure you check out the five fabulous gift tags we created here.  So before I tell you about DIY Mason Jar Snowglobes. Let me tell you more about this week. Make sure you stay to the end of this post a.) to see what the other party goers created and b.) to enter to win a $50 Michaels gift card or $50 to Minted! 

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Creative Spark Link Party #81

Creative Spark Link Party #81

Welcome to Week 81 of the Creative Spark Link Party! We know that you are constantly looking for inspiration and we wanted be able to provide a place for you to come for inspiration! So every Wednesday hop on over here to Creative Spark Wednesday where FOUR (eek!) blogs, Weekend CraftMy Paper CrazePlease Excuse the Craftermath and Two Purple Couches, join together to feature projects, provide a place for bloggers to link up and a crafting/DIY hub of inspiration. So what is a Link Party? It’s the perfect opportunity to share YOUR projects and gain inspiration from other crafters who are linking up their own! PLUS, as a bonus, when you enter your projects into the link up, you could have your project featured by one of our blogs! Each week, we all choose our own features to post up and show the world AND pin your project to our Party Pinterest Board! Be sure to follow along to get the latest and greatest features from the parties!

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Easy Holiday Place Cards with Gift Tags

Easy Holiday Place Cards with Gift Tags

Today I am talking about an easy way to take your holiday table decor to the next level with place cards. Whether you have a dinner party coming up or just your family coming for the holidays. Make them feel special with a personalized setting at the table. This is something that shouldn't take more than a few minutes and you might have everything you need in your holiday decor already. We are making place cards out of ornaments and gift tags. 

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How to Make a Mercury Glass Ornament

How to Make a Mercury Glass Ornament

Guys I am so excited to share with you that this week I am joining up with Simply Kelly DesignsTwo Purple CouchesThe House Down the Lane and Where the Smiles Have Been to throw and entire weeklong Holiday Craft Party! You may remember from last year the Holiday Craft Party that Kelly and I threw. We thought it would be even better if we got a few of our favorite bloggers involved. So before I get to How to Make Mercury Glass Ornaments. Let me tell you more about this week. Make sure you stay to the end of this post a.) to see what the other party goers created and b.) to enter to win a $50 Michaels gift card or $50 to Minted! 

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2015 Ornament Exchange

2015 Ornament Exchange

So last week I made these quirky robot ornaments as part of the 2015 Ornament exchange. Where close to 80 bloggers participated. We were all assigned a partner and got to know them through email. Making it easy to make an ornament fitting there style. For instance my partner Amber loves robots. So naturally I made her some robot ornaments. 

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Easy DIY Burlap Table Runner

Easy DIY Burlap Table Runner

Christmas is my favorite holiday to decorate for. It is the one holiday that I feel like you can go all out for. Growing up my mom always decorated our mantel. I was a bit sad moving into my house that I didn't have a fireplace to decorate. My solution was to get a side board or a sofa table that I almost treat as a faux mantel in my living room. Consumer Crafts was awesome enough to send me a gigantic box filled with every holiday crafting supply you can imagine and challenge me to come up with a holiday craft. So today we are going to start decorating that mantel with an easy DIY burlap table runner made out of burlap ribbon from Consumer Crafts.

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