Show + Tell 147: Last Minute Holiday Gift Wrap

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Oh my gosh. I can't believe Christmas is upon us! I've purchased the gifts, wrapped them all up and we're ready to go...All that's left is some holiday baking. Yay! I can't tell you how many AMAZING Christmas projects were linked up at Show + Tell last week. DYING. I hope you will go back and pin a few. We're so short on holiday time, I thought today I would share few fun gift wrap ideas for those of you who are still packaging up your gifts. Show + Tell Highlights I love to give an "experience" for Christmas. We're all about gift cards for skiiing or sporting events around … [Read more...]

iTunes Gift Card Christmas Packaging

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I've so enjoyed sharing last-minute gift ideas from some of my favorite bloggers! Today my friends Aimée and Bettijo here from PagingSupermom.com are visiting with a fun iTunes gift card Christmas packaging idea. Hello! Aimée and Bettijo here from PagingSupermom.com. We're so excited Tauni invite us over to share a last-minute gift idea. During the holidays we love to keep a stash of gifts handy, because having a gift to pull out at just the right moment is a total #SupermomMoment. A stack of iTunes Gift Cards are a must have for our stash because everybody loves getting one, but … [Read more...]

Simple Holly Berry Gift Tags

Simple holly berry gift tag for Christmas - easy and inexpensive way to dress up office tags.

I am absolutely obsessed with fancy gift tags. Typically I scour post-holiday sales for deals on pretty tags I can hang on to. Last year, I didn't make it out to the shops in time and so this year I am making my own! This year I am using a lot of office supplies in my gift wrap. I love the industrial-like supplies mixed with the fancy of Christmas. Plus, I'm using up old supplies and saving money all at the same time. About a year ago, I purchased a bunch of office supply shipping tags. They're a great deal (less than five cents a piece) and can be used for so many different projects - … [Read more...]

Handmade Bracelet Pincushion Tutorial + Giveaway

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We're having such fun with our last-minute holiday gift series. We've got lots of great post ideas to be shared and can't wait for you to be able to check it all out! Today Angel, from Fleece Fun is here sharing a cute bracelet pincushion tutorial. It would sure make a fun gift, but I have to be honest I want one for my own! Hi I’m Angel from FleeceFun.com!  I blog about sewing, crafts, printables and recipes. My patterns are geared towards beginners and many come with a video tutorial to walk you through it step by step. Today I’m sharing with you a fun handmade gift … [Read more...]

Dishwasher Safe Hand Decorated Mug

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Are you enjoying our last-minute gift series? It's been such fun featuring the creative work of some of my favorite bloggers! Today I am joined by one of the most wonderful women I know, Bev. Bev's site, Flamingo Toes, is one of my go-to sites for inspiration. I love everything she does and am so grateful to have her here sharing her dishwasher safe hand decorated mug tutorial. Hello Snap Readers! My name is Bev and I blog over at Flamingo Toes. I'm super excited to be here today! I love making handmade gifts but I will confess that I am terrible out not planning ahead - so I'm … [Read more...]

Monster Gift Card Holders

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I am absolutely thrilled to have Melissa, from the Polka Dot Chair, visiting today to share her fun monster gift card holders. These little guys are stinking adorable and I know they would make my boys so happy! Hey there SNAP fans! My name is Melissa Mortenson and I blog over at the Polka Dot Chair. I'm very excited to be here sharing a great last minute gift idea for Christmas. I love giving gift cards for Christmas, but sometimes feel silly just putting them in a plain envelope. Monster Gift Card Holder Tutorial I thought that these little Monster Gift Card Holders would be a … [Read more...]

Christmas Treat Jar and Printable Gift Tag + Giveaway

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I am so excited to get started on our handmade holiday gift series for 2014! I've invited some of my VERY FAVORITE crafters to join me during the month to share some fun handmade gifts with you.Today, you get to meet Katie, from The Casual Craftlete, who's sharing a fun Christmas treat jar and printable gift tag. Christmas Treat Jar Hey there! I'm Katie from The Casual Craftlete. I am SO excited to be here at SNAP! sharing my Christmas Treat Jar and printable tag. If you've waited until the last-minute to buy gifts (and who hasn't?), these treat jars are a super simple gift idea that … [Read more...]

14 Favorite Christmas Tree Crafts

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Oh, Christmas tree! Oh, Christmas tree! How much I love to craft thee. The decorated Christmas tree is one of the things I most look forward to every holiday season, which is why I am in love with so many of the Christmas tree crafts I see floating around Pinterest. Here are some of my favorites. . . 14 Favorite Christmas Tree Crafts . Handmade Christmas trees from Beautiful Matters . Paper wrapped Christmas trees from Lolly Jane . Lolly Chessie's famous CP Christmas trees from Crate Paper . DIY burlap ribbon trees from The Girl Creative . Felt Christmas tree … [Read more...]

10 Best Holiday Porches

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Oh my goodness...I definitely needed to write this post to inspire me to actually do something fun with my front porch. Decorating your porch for the holidays makes your home feel so warm and inviting and welcomes guests for family parties or get-together's with friends. I guarantee you'll find some fabulous new ideas to help you get your porch ready for the holiday season. Black, white & red holiday porch from Finding Home Beautiful holiday porch from Cottage in the Oaks   Festive holiday porch with a fun DIY sign from PB&J Stories Red & white with pops of blue holiday … [Read more...]

Book Review: Washi Tape Christmas + Giveaway

Book Review: Washi Tape Christmas by Kami Biggler @nobiggie

You guys, I was so excited to hop out to my mailbox the other day and find a sweet gift from my friend Kami. There's nothing like a little happy mail to brighten your day, right?! Normally I wouldn't write up a whole post on fun mail from a friend, but Kami's package gave me the perfect incentive to gush over her new book Washi Tape Christmas, share an Amazon affiliate link so that you can purchase if you like and hold a washi-fabulous giveaway! Washi Tape Christmas One of the things I really love about Kami, is that she always creates clever projects (both on her blog and in this book) … [Read more...]