Burlap Christmas Tree Garland

Burlap Christmas Tree GarlandI have definitely gotten into the Christmas DIY mode in a really big way. In the last week I made wrapping paper, Pom Pom Christmas trees, a dress form tree skirt, and an Advent Calendar.  I am excited to share with you how I made this Burlap Christmas Tree Garland. I love it hanging on the mantle. Of course it would also look great above a door or window.

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How to Make Pom Pom Christmas Trees

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Every once in a while it’s nice to find an easy holiday DIY. Don’t get me wrong, I am the queen of long and drawn out DIY’s.  I am sure you know that! But when I was out shopping and saw some adorable pom pom trees for $29.00 each I decided it was DIY time. So I went to the craft store and found everything I needed for pom pom Christmas trees! And of course, everything was on sale. So my cost for each tree was less than $10. That is 60% less that the ones at the store.

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DIY Advent Calendar

Fifteen years ago I made this DIY advent calendar. I liked it so much that I made five more to give to each member of my family. This is one of the most treasured Christmas decorations I own as it represents so many holiday memories of our family! And it is the perfect Christmas gift.

DIY Advent Calendar

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Christmas Decorations with JOANN

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This post is sponsored by JOANN. It may contain affiliate links but all words, reviews, and opinions are mine.

I am finally making progress decorating our home for Christmas. My theme for this year’s decor is a red and white farmhouse Christmas. I am excited to incorporate a combination of purchased decorations as well as a lot of homemade DIY Christmas decorations. So you can imagine how thrilled I am to partner with  JOANN and I am so happy with the result. Their holiday greens are amazing and the three DIY Christmas projects were so much fun. 

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How to Make a Christmas Wreath DIY and Blog Hop

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Today I am so excited to be part of a Christmas DIY Blog Hop! I love doing crafts for the holidays and I love all of the ideas these ladies have shared! If you are coming from the amazing blog of my friend Kelly at The Tattered Pew, you need to know she is the one who organized this hop! Thank you so much Kelly! 

When I posted a photo of this newly decorated boys bedoom last week, I had no idea so many of you would inquire about the Christmas wreaths in the window. Truthfully, they were added at the last minute. And most importantly, they took me about ten minutes to make. Today I am going to share with you the easiest DIY ever. It’s titled “How to Make a Christmas Wreath … (in ten minutes or less!)”.

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