Holiday DIY To Try

Written by on December 21, 2012 in DIY, Lifestyle - 3 Comments
Holiday DIY To Try

As remaining holiday to-dos and to-buys dance through our heads these last few days of the season, budgeting inevitably becomes a reigning factor. So, really—what better time to rely on our own resourcefulness (rather than our purse strings) to get things crossed off those lists? Pinching those pennies is a whole lot easier when we give our creativity full control!

Written By Carrie Waller of Dream Green DIY

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  • Nothing screams “carefree fun” like a festive, garland-festooned party hat. These hot pink and gold beauties are the perfect photo booth accessories! (image)

  • Christmas and New Year’s crackers are a long-standing holiday tradition. DIY your own version and enjoy the freedom to customize the prizes rolled up inside! Bonus:  consider using them as colorful place cards for your next sit-down soiree. (image)

  • Take your bar cart’s style from “everyday” to “holiday” simply by switching out the accessories and bottles. For a winter wonderland look, choose a range of blue glass bottles. For New Year’s, go for silver and gold. (image)

  • Homemade ornaments aren’t just for kids. Host a DIY ornament making party and create your own version of these quirky, tasseled animal ornaments. (image)

  • Snow globes are such a charming reminder of the magic of the season, no matter your age! This DIY version is a great stocking stuffer for the nostalgic-prone on your list—or looks great perched on your very own fireplace mantel. (image)

  • http://twitter.com/maxwelllauren Lauren Maxwell

    I love all the blue bottles together. Great idea!

  • http://www.boxandbrownie.com/ Hannah

    Those crackers are adorable x

  • Carol Elizabeth

    I love all of these ideas! Thanks for the inspiration.

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