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Christmas Carol Typography Art – Free Printables! {And $200 Shutterfly Giveaway}

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Christmas carols just put me in the holiday mood. So I thought it would be fun to make a holiday sign with some Christmas songs to hang in my home using Shutterfly's beautiful canvases. And since my theme this year is red and white, and it's so classic, I designed the sign with those colors. Plus, a little added grey thrown in to make it interesting!   I love the way it turned … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: DIY Antler Art

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Hi guys!  I'm Amy from My 3 Monsters and I am thrilled that Jen invited me back for another year of Happy Holidays.   I recently got a Dremel tool and I have been having a blast carving everything I can get my hands on.  This carved antler idea has been knocking around in my brain for a while now, but it has seemed a little ambitious {ahem, intimidating} for a newbie like me. I figured Christmas … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Photo Transfer Ornaments

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Hi, I'm Landee from Landeelu.com and I am so excited to be here for Jen's Happy Holidays Event! So much inspiration for making this holiday season special for you and those you love! Today I want to share with you a fun project that will help you preserve those memories you are making each year and put them on display. Christmas is so much about spending time with family and making … [Read more...]

Easy, Creative Gift Wrapping – And Free Printable Holiday Gift Tags!

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I can't believe it's already December! Time to start thinking about gift giving for the holidays. I always think the way a gift is packaged is just as important as what is inside. I love seeing a beautiful gift sitting under the tree. This month as part of the Michaels Makers Team we were asked to share some pretty gift packaging ideas - and I've added some free printable holiday gift tags. I … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 15 DIY Holiday Advent Calendars!

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It's time to count down to Christmas! So check out these great ideas -- 15 DIY Holiday Advent Calendars!! {And this week's giveaway is an Amazon Gift Card to showcase an amazing essential oils deal -- this weekend only -- be sure to check it out!} Stencilled Muslin Bag @ Echoes of Laughter  Hanging Advent Calendar @ Woods of Bell Trees   DIY Pail Advent Calendar @ … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 18 DIY Holiday Decor Ideas!

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  It's almost December 1st. And you know what that means.... Time to put up Holiday Decorations!!! {And this week's giveaway is an Amazon Gift Card to promote an amazing essential oils deal -- this weekend only -- be sure to check it out!} DIY Personalized Snow Globes @ Slice of Southern Pie Birch Wood Tin Can Planters @ Lolly Jane  DIY Galvanized Wreath @ Finding Home  Drop … [Read more...]

Link Party Palooza — and $25 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

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It's Friday!! Welcome back to the ... We've combined the popular parties at I Heart Nap Time, Lil' Luna, Somewhat Simple, Tatertots & Jello and Today's Creative Blog to make a giant link party. You'll only have to link up once to to be listed on all five sites, and each of us will choose our own projects to feature posts -- just like we always have! So be sure to check with each site to … [Read more...]

Introducing the NEW #1905Cottage 2015 Projects!

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For the last couple of years I've been working on the renovation of the #1905Cottage. I'm super excited to introduce the next BIG project on the 1905 Cottage -- I'm expanding it to make it an actual modern-sized house. Yes! Construction has just started, and we will be moving into this home. I'm excited to be sharing the  design and decor projects with you in the coming … [Read more...]

Winter Wonderland Evergreen Trees DIY!

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I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving!! And now it's time to decorate for Christmas. I love this time of the year! One of my favorite things to create is Christmas trees using foam tree forms. I love being part of the Floracraft Make It Fun Team. And when I found out that November our challenge was to use foam trees to create holiday decor, I was so excited!! Here's how I made these easy … [Read more...]

Black Friday Essential Oils Sale! {Over $150 in Freebies!!}

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Sharing things that I love is one of my favorite things to do! I love essential oils, and I love diffusing them in my home! These are powerful and created to work perfectly with our bodies. It is funny that the media talks about essential oils as if they were a new trend – people have been using them for thousands of years! There are lots of places you can buy essential oils, but I really … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Have Yourself a Crafty Little Christmas Gift Tag

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I'm so excited to guest post on Tatertots & Jello today! I'm Jamie, one of the "chicks" at theCraftingChicks.com. We are huge fans of Jen...we love her, & her amazing site. Over at The Crafting Chicks, we love to inspire our readers and share fun ideas to "create your life." Today I'm sharing a free printable gift tag for you! A Christmas gift tag to go along with any crafty gift. … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Candy Cane Marquee Letters

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Hi there Tatertots and Jello readers, my name is Melissa Mortenson and I'm the girl behind the Polka Dot Chair blog. I'm very excited to be here with you today sharing the how to for these Candy Cane Christmas Marquee letters. Marquee letters are all the rage right now and there have been several really great marquee letter tutorials posted online this year. After seeing all of them I … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Glittered Woodland Decor

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Hello everyone. Jennifer, Jamie and Jodie from eighteen25 here and we couldn't be more excited! We always love when Jen gets brought up in a conversation because no matter who it is, they always say the same thing. "I just love Jen, she's so sweet" and we absolutely agree! Today we are sharing our Glittered Woodland Decor. If there's one thing we love, it's GLITTER.... especially at Christmas. … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: Easy Nail Polish Gift For Friends

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Hello! Aimée and Bettijo here from PagingSupermom.com. This time of year, it's super-smart to have a small stash of quick gifts on hand. Pull them out at a moment's notice -- like when your neighbor drops by with cookies, or when your daughter decides she needs gifts for her pals a tschool... as she's packing up her backpack. Having a gift ready to grab will be a … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays: DIY Confetti Glasses

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Hello, Tatertots and Jello readers! It's Linda here, from burlap+blue, and I'm so happy to be here today sharing another fabulous holiday tutorial in Jen's series! These confetti glasses check all the boxes as far as what I look for in a great craft-it's easy, inexpensive, and so very versatile! These are great for holiday and hostess gifts this time of year, but the technique is also perfect … [Read more...]