So I totally cheated this year… I tackled my window boxes like 2 weeks before Thanksgiving when it was a balmy 62 degrees. My neighbors probably thought I was nuts…but we will get to that… Last year I waited too long and the dirt was frozen solid. I had to pour boiling […]
If you'd like to try making a whimsical outdoor decoration, this one is easy! Hopefully, you have a Michael's Craft Store near you where they have very large, lightweight, hollow plastic balls in stock for the holidays. They remind me of over-sized ping-pong balls and come in different sizes. They offer them in red, white…
Santa's Elves Yard Display: After years of Christmas plywood cutout characters, we decided to follow the 3D trend and build some happy elves for our yard this year. The elves are wooden skeletons with newspaper pressed and taped all around to form the shapes. Two coats of ...
Easy DIY Christmas Decorations for Outside - DIY Cuteness
As the winter draws in, you will want to make your home as bright and cheerful looking as possible to reflect the sparkly festivities that Christmas brings with it. It is possible to DIY Christmas Decorations that will make your home dazzling. Plenty of fairy lights and brightly colored ornaments… Continue reading
Forget about that little bag of candy gumdrops, construct life-size gumdrop decorations that will inspire and amaze. Life-size gumdrops are great additions to Christmas displays and children's parties, and they can also be used for theater props or recitals.
Have an outdoor tree begging for Christmas cheer? Make an ornament out of common household craft supplies!. Gather supplies. Fold two strips of duct tape in half (sticky sides touching) the length of the circumference of the ball. This will just be added "padding" for the wire.