Category Archives: Thanksgiving Crafts

A corrugated cardboard craft, and the winners announced

It’s the first day of fall, and the perfect day to share these pretty, paper pinecones. These DIY paper pinecones will be a beautiful, understated addition to your fall décor, and will make elegant Christmas ornaments, too. Humble, everyday corrugated … Continue reading

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Button craft: DIY a Button Acorn for fall

I have one more easy fall decorating idea today, and it’s a fall craft the kids can help with, too. My daughter and I both worked on these Button Acorns, and we love how they turned out. Initially, I was … Continue reading

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Easy fall décor: How to make a Yarn & Burlap Acorn

It’s another easy craft idea for your fall décor – DIY Yarn & Burlap Acorns. I used a variegated yarn in warm fall colors to make the Yarn & Burlap Acorns, and they are sure to add a cozy touch … Continue reading

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How to make fall acorns from vintage, fabric yo-yos

I have a few easy, fall crafts planned for this week, all with an acorn theme. I decided to share the Vintage, Fabric Yo-Yo Acorns first. It seemed fitting to share the Yo-Yo Acorns first, as I purchased these yo-yos … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Crafts Recap: Top 4 favorite pumpkin crafts

I’m wrapping up Pumpkin Crafts Week today by sharing a few of my favorite pumpkin crafts from the past. While I loved this year’s pumpkins, I don’t want to forget about my favorites from the last few years. As you’ll … Continue reading

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How to make elegant, No-Sew Velvet Pumpkins

These No-Sew Velvet Pumpkins are gorgeous, especially when topped off with real pumpkin stems. I bet you’re already familiar with tucking fabric pieces into STYROFOAM™ Brand Foam. It’s the same technique Kathleen George used when she made the Satin & … Continue reading

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Fall, Faux Bois Candle Centerpiece sets a stylish table

Have you noticed scrapbook papers, fabrics, and even gift wrap with a faux bois, or fake wood grain, pattern? I kind of like it, do you? It fits right in with the woodland trend we noted back at the 2012 … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

I want to extend the warmest good wishes to you and yours this Thanksgiving Day. We’ll all gather at my parents’ house today, and true confession – we’ll enjoy a carry-out Thanksgiving dinner. Yep, we don’t cook the big dinner … Continue reading

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A Birch Bark Topiary celebrates a woodland Christmas

Have you noticed the woodland trend in Christmas displays? Like cute little squirrel, hedgehog and owl ornaments? Today’s Birch Bark Christmas Topiary is right at home in a woodland Christmas scene. No birch bark in your neighborhood? No problem, you … Continue reading

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A Deco Mesh Turkey Wreath you need to make

Don’t you need this Deco Mesh Turkey Wreath for your front door? His Deco Mesh “feathers” are just so fun and colorful – it’s no wonder that he’s one happy looking turkey. Patty Schaffer designed this Deco Mesh Turkey Wreath, … Continue reading

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