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DIY Vintage Mercury Glass Ornaments

December 14, 2023
DIY Vintage Mercury Glass Ornaments hanging on lit Christmas tree.

It’s easy to add a vintage touch to your Christmas tree with these DIY Vintage Mercury Glass Ornaments made with spray paint, water, and white vinegar. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. I used to switch up the theme of our Christmas tree every year.  But the past two or three years, I’ve been decorating the tree in a classic retro Christmas theme.  You can’t go wrong with…

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Snowman Hat Floral Centerpiece

December 7, 2023
Snowman Hat Floral Centerpiece on table with plaid holiday table runner. Antique China cabinet sits in background decorated with holiday decorations and kitchenware.

Create a gorgeous Snowman Hat Floral Centerpiece with budget-friendly supplies, like a charger plate, cookie container, ribbon, and seasonal faux florals and greenery. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. The idea for this snowman hat centerpiece originally came from something I saw on TikTok.  The project used a charger plate and plastic holiday bucket to create a snowman hat cookie container.  The original idea was cute, but I…

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Christmas Etched Silhouette Snow Globe

December 20, 2022

This Christmas Etched Silhouette Snow Globe is made with a vinyl stencil, etching cream, bottle brush trees, and a deer figurine to create a wintry holiday scene! This post may contain affiliate links. Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Last year, I decorated our Christmas tree in a retro theme.  I hung ornaments from my childhood, ornaments with classic retro Christmas style, and even artificial popcorn and cranberry garland.  There was nothing cozier than…

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Bucket of Snowballs Christmas Ornament

December 5, 2022

This adorable Bucket of Snowballs Christmas Ornament looks ready for a snowball fight! All you need to make it are some items from the dollar store, a hot glue gun, and vinyl! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Unlike most people, I cannot wait for winter and the first snow.  And the second snow.  And the one after that.  You get the picture!  My husband and I are…

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DIY Christmas Pressed Flower Lanterns

November 17, 2022

These DIY Christmas Pressed Flower Lanterns will add a pretty glow to your holiday decor. They’re made with mason jars, frosted spray paint, pressed flowers, and Mod Podge. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Last year, I made Scented Christmas Wax Sachets to include with Christmas gifts.  They were beautiful and immediately became one of my favorite projects that I’ve ever made!  I made a ton of those…

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Faux Succulent Christmas Tree

December 13, 2021

This Faux Succulent Christmas Tree DIY is a handmade gift for plant lovers and a no-maintenance centerpiece for your holiday table!  This budget-friendly craft is made almost entirely out of dollar store supplies! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. I’ve seen ads and articles about gorgeous succulent Christmas trees.  The problem is that they’re real succulents.  I may be a crazy plant lady, but succulents and I don’t…

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