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All The News That’s Fit To Primp



I can’t stop working with newspaper and sisal rope these days – here’s another quick wreath idea made from a few pages from The New York Times. The kids can definitely help on this project – it is super easy…

Small shredded fans of newspaper are tucked into a grapevine wreath to create a holiday look that really says something.
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In The News



To be green this year we are wrapping all of our gifts in newspaper and twine. I have a jar of saved fortunes (from fortune cookies) on my desk. To add character to each gift and send an encouraging message…

I have a jar of saved fortunes (from fortune cookies) on my desk. To add character to each gift and send an encouraging message, I've tucked them underneath the twine.
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Yarn & Rope Bubbles



To keep things interesting each year – I try new ways to interpret traditional Christmas decorations. Here’s a quick and easy way to style your home with a fresh approach using plain glass globes…

Plain glass balls are filled with  yarn to create an interesting ornament.
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Sweater Wreath



This is so easy – your kids can help. Just cut a sweater into 3-inch wide strips and wrap them around a craft wreath – secure the ends with pins and you’re done. I’m hanging this one on my fake antlers…

I'm hanging this one on my fake antlers.
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A Different Way To Display



I love pewter and silver plated pitchers – I cannot pass one up at a resale shop. Instead of displaying them all on one flat surface, I chose to hang them from hooks in our music room.

I love pewter and silverplated pitchers. I cannot pass one up at a resale shop. Instead of displaying them all on one flat surface, I chose to hang them from hooks in our music room.
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