Category Archives: Christmas Crafts

Everyone’s favorite: A Penguin Ornament made from a glove

Just when you thought a penguin couldn’t get any cuter, how about a DIY Penguin Ornament sporting a colorful stocking cap (made from a sock, of course). These adorable Penguin Ornaments require no sewing and no stuffing, so you know … Continue reading

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Serving up a pasta Christmas craft for kids

It’s National Pasta Day today, the perfect day for this pasta craft for kids. You’ll use tube-shaped penne pasta to make this Pasta Christmas Tree Cone. The pasta is inserted at an angle right into the cone of STYROFOAM™ Brand … Continue reading

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At last – coffee bean crafts you can make (and a giveaway)

With a blog named Crafts ‘n Coffee, you’d think I’d have featured coffee bean crafts a long time ago, yes? How have I not shared a craft or two made with coffee beans? I’m on it now with several coffee … Continue reading

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Tinsel Tuesdays: DIY Wall Art decks your walls for Christmas

Here’s a cute idea for DIY wall art that’s an easy Christmas gift idea, too. Make the DIY Ornament Wall Art in your favorite colors, and then use the other set of half balls to make one for gift giving. … Continue reading

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Tinsel Tuesdays: Make a needle-felted, Ice Cream Cone Christmas Ornament

This cherry-topped, handmade Ice Cream Cone Ornament is sweet as can be! Look closely and you can see the special touches designer Rebekah Meier added to this DIY Ice Cream Cone Ornament, like a bright red “cherry” and a few … Continue reading

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Tinsel Tuesdays: Score big with these DIY Sports Ball Ornaments

Golf? Baseball? Soccer? If you’re having a sports-filled summer, I bet you know someone who would love one of these DIY Sports Ball Ornaments. Topped with  tiny Santa hats, these Sports Ball Ornaments are so festive. With a little help … Continue reading

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Tinsel Tuesdays: Repurpose cans and DIY a Soda Can Christmas Wreath

It’s a big week for entertaining, which makes it the perfect time to start collecting cans to make this Soda Can Christmas Wreath. This cool idea for a Christmas wreath gets kudos for ingenuity and repurposing. Depending on the cans … Continue reading

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Tinsel Tuesdays: DIY Stacked Ornament Candleholders

This week’s weather forecast calls for 90+ temperatures, so I’m happy to think about Christmas crafting. These Stacked Ornament Candleholders are a sparkling addition to Christmas décor, whether you display them on your Christmas mantel, or use them as a … Continue reading

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Tinsel Tuesdays: Satin & Brocade Tucked Fabric Ornaments

These ornaments are truly a Christmas classic. The technique for making Tucked Fabric Ornaments has been around forever, but like a classic designer dress, they’re always in style. A little tweak here and there, like updated fabrics and trims, and … Continue reading

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Tinsel Tuesdays: DIY a Glittered Christmas Ornament

Wait, did I say “DIY Christmas Ornament”? Yes, I did because today is the first day in a new summer series here on Crafts ‘n Coffee – Tinsel Tuesdays. So many of you have said that you craft for Christmas … Continue reading

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