Category Archives: Thanksgiving Crafts

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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A flock of 20+ Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts (and winners announced)

I often hear that Thanksgiving is a forgotten holiday, squeezed in between Halloween candy and costumes and the sparkle of Christmas. So I’ve gathered a collection of Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts that will help you decorate and celebrate on Thanksgiving Day. … Continue reading

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Then & Now: A vintage, Thanksgiving turkey craft updated

I have a small collection of vintage craft books, and sometime I’ll post a photo from the books on the Crafts ‘n Coffee Facebook page. After I posted the picture of this handsome Chenille Turkey from the 1975 book Foam … Continue reading

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Fun and easy Halloween candy crafts for kids of all ages!

It wouldn’t be Halloween without a candy craft or two, right? It’s candy, candy everywhere you turn, and always something new, too. Last year, it was candy corn M&Ms. This year, I just heard about Starburst Candy Corn. Halloween candy … Continue reading

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The prettiest collection of 10, DIY fall floral designs

October 1 already? I think this is the prettiest season, and I’m sharing ten beautiful, DIY floral designs that will add the essence of autumn to your home or your next special occasion. Here’s a little-known floral fact – way … Continue reading

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This cozy fall wreath wears a sweater sleeve & burlap roses

What’s up my sleeve for today? How about making a Pumpkin Orange Sweater Wreath from a sweater sleeve? After making the Sweater Pumpkins she shared yesterday, Patty Schaffer had leftover sweater sleeves. So, she repurposed the sweaters sleeves to make … Continue reading

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A Patch of Sweater Pumpkins made with old orange sweaters

Patty Schaffer is sharing another sweater craft today – Sweater Pumpkins. She made her Sweater Pumpkins from two different orange sweaters, and I love the variations in colors and textures. You might be surprised at how easy it is to … Continue reading

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More turkey talk: Eight turkey crafts for kids

Raise your hand if you’ve made a hand print turkey . . . hand print turkeys are fun, and a totally classic Thanksgiving turkey craft. But, if you’d like to step-up your turkey crafts this year, here are eight Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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