Holiday Craft Ideas

One Of A Kind Wedding Shower Gift Ideas From The Heart

As much as you appreciate receiving an invitation to your good friend or relative’s wedding shower, it could be hard to come across the perfect gift. If you’re fortunate, the bride will have registered at local retailers or even online in order that people will know what exactly she wants. If she has not, how will you really know what to get the bride that she will not get a handful of? The trick would be to think of something creative, something only you can give. That doesn’t mean you need to find something actually weird to give her. Rather, you may give her something of yourself that she’ll treasure for a long time. So, lets talk about bridal shower ideas.

If perhaps you have a natural talent, you have truly got it made. You can make her a unique wedding quilt, put together a photo album in which the happy couple would be able to place photos of their first year together, or even make up various casseroles which they could put into their freezer so they will not need to worry about cooking for a few nights. You can knit them Christmas stockings with their names on them to decorate with during their first Christmas together with each other and to begin a family tradition (then you will have a guaranteed present when every child arrives, for the reason that you will be in a position to make complementing stockings), paint them a picture and place it inside a beautiful frame, or create some unique object that only you know how to make. It will all be based upon whatever you do well.

So exactly what do you do if you don’t have any particular skills and crafting expertise? There can be still plenty of novel good ideas which the bride-to-be is positive to love. You can actually always create a coupon book offering up your services for various chores. Offer to do some clothes, clean up the house, weed the garden, trim the shrubbery, or even babysit in the event the pair happens to have kids. They’re tasks which the bride-to-be may perhaps have never carried out before, subject to her past living situations, so you may well be surprised at just how much she will appreciate your offers of assistance. Just make up a bright, colorful book of coupons and gift wrap it like you would every other present.

If you even now have not obtained any ideas which you believe are suitable in your case, stop and invest some time thinking about something you might do to benefit the bride. Bridal shower gifts ideas like these are all the more exceptional for coming from your heart, and your efforts are certain to be treasured much more when compared with an additional toaster.

Lighted Glass Blocks with Vinyl – AJ’s Craft Room (Holiday Craft Ideas)



18 White Round Paper Lantern, Even Ribbing, Hanging Decoration


18 White Round Paper Lantern, Even Ribbing, Hanging Decoration


$12.95


Paper Lanterns, or traditional Chinese Lanterns, are the new, trendy decorating idea for those looking for that unique style and stunningly beautiful ambiance. Round Paper Lanterns are a great, budget-friendly DIY choice that can be hung anywhere with Lighting Kits & Cords for your Wedding, birthday party, or celebration. See our Design Gallery! PaperLanternStore hand-crafts our own Paper Lanterns, so we can assure you our products are of the best quality. We offer over 100 different combinations of colors and styles with White being the most popular. Mix-and-match different sizes ranging from 4 all the way to giant 42 paper lanterns to match your Rustic Chic, Barn, American, Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese, and Indian Wedding themes or your kid’s room, Baby Room or Nursery. Paper Lanterns can be hung on our outdoor Commercial String Lights, Lamp Cord Kits, C7 and C9 Globe String Lights and matched to Holiday or Table Decor. We also provide Custom Printed and Personalized Paper Lanterns. Product Specifications: Color: White Diameter: 18 Style: Even Ribbing Material: Paper Lighting: Not Included – Please see our Lights for Lanterns selection or our Patio String Lights selection. Need lighting? We have unique Lantern LED Light Kits that can be placed inside individual Paper Lanterns for a beautiful lighting effect. Paper Lanterns can also be illuminated and hung perfectly from our warm and inviting Patio String Lights and Cords.

24 White Round Paper Lantern, Even Ribbing, Hanging Decoration


24 White Round Paper Lantern, Even Ribbing, Hanging Decoration


$18.95


Paper Lanterns, or traditional Chinese Lanterns, are the new, trendy decorating idea for those looking for that unique style and stunningly beautiful ambiance. Round Paper Lanterns are a great, budget-friendly DIY choice that can be hung anywhere with Lighting Kits & Cords for your Wedding, birthday party, or celebration. See our Design Gallery! PaperLanternStore hand-crafts our own Paper Lanterns, so we can assure you our products are of the best quality. We offer over 100 different combinations of colors and styles with White being the most popular. Mix-and-match different sizes ranging from 4 all the way to giant 42 paper lanterns to match your Rustic Chic, Barn, American, Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese, and Indian Wedding themes or your kid’s room, Baby Room or Nursery. Paper Lanterns can be hung on our outdoor Commercial String Lights, Lamp Cord Kits, C7 and C9 Globe String Lights and matched to Holiday or Table Decor. We also provide Custom Printed and Personalized Paper Lanterns. Product Specifications: Color: White Diameter: 24 Style: Even Ribbing Material: Paper Lighting: Not Included – Please see our Lights for Lanterns selection or our Patio String Lights selection. Need lighting? We have unique Lantern LED Light Kits that can be placed inside individual Paper Lanterns for a beautiful lighting effect. Paper Lanterns can also be illuminated and hung perfectly from our warm and inviting Patio String Lights and Cords.

Best of Christmas Ideas


Best of Christmas Ideas


$3.74


Deck the halls with tons of ideas and treats that make the season brightAdding a personal touch to Christmas makes the holiday season even more special. This all-new edition ofBest of Christmas Ideas is packed with easy and inspirational ways to help beautify and personalize your holiday season. You’ll get ideas for festive decorating schemes, stunning themed trees, quick-to-make ornaments and cards, appealing gifts, and easy crafts. Projects that bring a handmade touch to holiday decor and, giftsStep-by-step instructions for craft projectsIdeas for holiday entertaining, including kitchen-tested recipesGorgeous color photos that offer inspiration and guidanceBest of Christmas Ideas is a treasure-trove of holiday merriment?a perfect source for creating unforgettable Christmas celebrations and traditions you’ll be proud to share with family and friends.

Best of Halloween tricks & treats


Best of Halloween tricks & treats


$2.99


An inspiring collection of projects, ideas, and recipes to make the most of the Halloween season, this completely new edition ofBest of Halloween Tricks & Treats offers readers the ideas and know-how to decorate, entertain, and create family memories. Organized by holiday essentials like pumpkins, costumes, and parties, this edition includes inspired decorating ideas to help readers decorate their homes in creative and personal ways. The book is dedicated solely to Halloween, giving it a clear focus. Packed with a variety of ideas and projects, including home and outdoor decor, unique and fun carved pumpkins, one-of-a-kind kid costumes, and themed parties for everyone from the youngest guests to adult revelers, the book is a significant value. Better Homes and Gardens is committed to helping families enhance their holiday memories with decorations, crafts, and gift ideas that are both creative and personal. They feature what’s most important to crafters now and recognize the importance of tradition and nostalgia as well.

Better Homes and Gardens Best of Halloween Tricks & Treats


Better Homes and Gardens Best of Halloween Tricks & Treats


$5.99


We Love Halloween! Halloween conjures up the trickster in all of us. Whatever your holiday pursuit-spooky decor, silly foods, or bewitching costumes-you’ll find ideas in this book for brewing up fun for everyone.

Chinese New Year Activity Book


Chinese New Year Activity Book


$4.49


Chinese New Year comes alive for readers in this bright, bold activity book with colorful craft ideas, recipes, games and mazes, stickers, and even press-out pieces to create a Chinese New Year festival street scene to display in your home.

Country Living Christmas Joys


Country Living Christmas Joys


$12.93


Make this Christmas the best and brightest yet, with hundreds of gorgeous decorating ideas and delicious recipes. From holiday house tours and ways to deck the halls to handmade gifts and festive feasts, this beautiful book will help you celebrate Christmas in Country Living style. Create stunning wreaths, turn saltshakers into sparkling snow globes, craft Advent calendars from tiny envelopes, bake gourmet-store-worthy cookies, and more to make a truly happy holiday.

Crafting with Mason Jars and Other Glass Containers


Crafting with Mason Jars and Other Glass Containers


$20.69


Follow Hester van Overbeek?s easy steps to make a fresh flower-decorated tea-light holder?for a garden party, store all your grains and pasta in large jars with vibrantly painted lids or why not surprise a friend with the colourful ‘birthday in a jar’? There are lots of quick ideas that take no time at all, such as holiday memories in a jar, the table-setting jars or the floral centrepiece that will charm all your guests. Some are elegant, some are homespun, but all?make use of natural materials such as wood, shells, flowers and leatherto give an original but sophisticated feel to your home and garden. Once you are confident in making the simpler crafts, there are more intricate projects to try, using basic DIY techniques: make a fabulous drink dispenser, a desk lamp or a rustic vase display by attaching jars to a weathered piece of wood. All the projects have clear step-by-step instructions and hand-drawn illustrations to guide you, so all you need to do is pick the project you want to make first!

Deluxe Combo Loom kit For ages 8 & up


Deluxe Combo Loom kit For ages 8 & up


$7.99


Keep those little hands occupied this holiday season with this fun crafty set. Crafts are always a great idea and this Deluxe Combo Loom Set with 2 Boards is perfect for parties, sleepovers, vacations, or any time you want your kids to get a little creative. These brightly colored bands let you easily create cool bracelets, keychains, and more, with their easy-to-use connectors and loop stick. Kids will love creating pieces for friends and family, and you can catch a little time for yourself as they craft away. Enhance your imagination & creativity with infinite possibilities. This is Not an official Rainbow Loom product but is compatible with official Rainbow Loom merchandise.

Easy Greeting Cards


Easy Greeting Cards


$5.99


More than 200 card projects for any occasionGreeting cards are a fast, fun, and inexpensive way to add handmade flair to any occasion. Here, you’ll find projects to make more than 200 greeting cards and an additional 50+ paper projects like tags, boxes, giftwrap, and more. Numerous techniques are clearly explained and cover basics, traditional skills, and more involved techniques like paper engineered designs and recently popularized approaches like hand-cut, origami, lino-cut, kanzashi, screenprinted, and even letterpress designs. Gift giving is the number one reason that people craft, and what pairs better with a handmade gift than a handmade card? Whether you’re a self-proclaimed King or Queen Card Maker or are just looking for a way to use up leftover supplies from another craft project, Easy Greeting Cards gets you on your way to making creative, inspired, and easy greeting cards. More than 200 greeting cards for every occasion and 50+ additional paper projectsThe cards feature a variety of popular and creative techniquesBeautiful full-color photographs of every project offer ideas and inspirationCovering a wide array of holidays, milestones, and sentiments, Easy Greeting Cards makes it easier than ever to make the act of gift giving even more special.

Family Circle Easy Wreaths


Family Circle Easy Wreaths


$8.99


Wreaths aren”t just for Christmas anymore-with Family Circle’s clever and eye-catching ideas, they make great year-round decorations. The magazine is a popular leader in home decor projects, and these 50 wreaths for every season and holidays too reveal why: from berries and ivy to beads and small stuffed animals, the attractive adornments are sure to please. Craft a Welcome Ring that features a simple bouquet of pink flowers tied on a grapevine base; it adds the perfect touch to a guest room. Branches in Bloom captures the joy of springtime, with its bright blossoms, faux eggs, Spanish moss, gold paint, and ribbon. Hang it on a door, window, or front porch. Each project features detailed instructions and color illustrations.

Go! Fabric Cutting Die-Strip Cutter -1/2, 1 & 1-1/2


Go! Fabric Cutting Die-Strip Cutter -1/2, 1 & 1-1/2


$69.99


ACCUQUILT-GO! Fabric Cutting Dies. These fabric cutting dies come in a variety of shapes and sizes and are designed to fit with existing GO! shapes. From shape basics to holiday, to whimsical birds, cutting has never been so easy! All die sets come with a free project idea sheet. Shape, size, and number of cuts per die vary by design. For use with the GO! Fabric Cutter and GO! Baby Fabric Cutter (Both sold separately). It can cut through four layers of 100% cotton. This 6-1/4×24 inch die can create a 1/2, 1 and 1-1/2 inch strip. Design: Strip Cutter. Imported.

Knitting a Kiss in Every Stitch


Knitting a Kiss in Every Stitch


$9.09


Knitting superstar Nicky Epstein knows: when you knit something for those you love, there?s a kiss and caring in every stitch. The popular author of the blockbuster Edge books has now created more than 30 original projects for friends and family to give as gifts. There?s bunting for a baby, toys for a toddler, cute sheep slippers for boys and girls, a hobo bag for tweens, and hats, gloves, scarves, and other accessories for men and women. Plus, Nicky?s come up with unique ideas for the holidays, for knitting groups to work on together, and projects to make for those who might be sick, injured, or have special needs. All projects are one-of-a kind pieces, knit in Nicky?s signature style and destined to become heirlooms.

Mardi Gras


Mardi Gras


$4.49


Mardi Gras comes alive for readers in this bright, bold activity book with colorful craft ideas, recipes, games and mazes, stickers, and even press-out pieces to create a Mardi Gras celebration in your own home!

Martha Stewart Holidays-Classic Thanksgiving


Martha Stewart Holidays-Classic Thanksgiving


$10.3


Let Martha Stewart make your Thanksgiving the most special one yet. This DVD covers the traditional Thanksgiving basics plus offers more ideas for those interested in trying something new. Includes turkey, stuffing, side dish and dessert recipes, centerpiece, table setting and decorating ideas and Thanksgiving crafts for kids.

Me & My Big Ideas Pocket Pages Clear Stickers 6 Sheets/Pkg-Holly Jolly Christmas


Me & My Big Ideas Pocket Pages Clear Stickers 6 Sheets/Pkg-Holly Jolly Christmas


$6.62


Me & My Big Ideas-Holly Jolly Christmas Pocket Pages Clear Stickers. The perfect addition to all your holiday paper crafting projects! This package contains six 8-1/2×4-3/4 inch sheets with over 100 stickers in a variety of sayings and more. Imported. This product meets the large package requirement per UPS/FedEx. The estimated shipping cost will include this fee.

Oriental Furniture Oriental Children Wall Fan #7 - (Size: 41W x 24H)


Oriental Furniture Oriental Children Wall Fan #7 – (Size: 41W x 24H)


$28.45


OFN3398: Features: -Hand crafted-Interesting, culturally rich housewarming, birthday, or holiday gift idea-Beautiful wall art. Construction: -Constructed of cherry stained wood slats and mulberry paper. Color/Finish: -Children motif in red on a playground, painted on a tan colored background.

Smart Cart Deluxe-Black


Smart Cart Deluxe-Black


$44.48


Smart Cart Deluxe-Black

Ugly Christmas Sweater Party


Ugly Christmas Sweater Party


$6.49


?Twas the night before the ugly sweater soireeAnd all through your place, Your perfect party clothes were put away without even a trace. Your guests will drink cranberry cocktails and craft, While wearing sweaters that are zany and daft. Put on your ugly holiday sweater and get ready to PARTY! Whether you?re planning your own wacky celebration or contributing to someone else?s festive affair, here are the most deliciously ugly (in a good way!) ideas for making Christmas merry. Dress up in a crazy Poinsettia Poncho. Serve easy-to-prepare eats and drinks like Strawberry Santa Hats and Jingle Bells Sangria. Play a game of Candy Cane Pickup. You?re ready to go: just set the date!

Upcycle with Sizzix


Upcycle with Sizzix


$4.49


With the Sizzix die cutting machines, there are thousands of fun and useful applications. These machines cut shapes from paper or fabric, and they also emboss designs into paper. Uses include: Scrapbook or photo album designs and embellishmentsHandcrafted greeting cards and decorative envelopesInvitations & decorations for weddings, parties, events, etc. Frames, signs, banners, calendars, accents, and other home decorCustomize your next holiday: Christmas ornaments, Valentine’s cards, Halloween, Thanksgiving, or Easter decorations, Birthday Party, Baby Shower, and Wedding/Reception embellishmentsHome decor for kitchens, living rooms, gardens, home offices, and family roomsAdd some flair to quilts, blankets, hair pins/clips/ties, clothes, jackets, backpacks, purses or handbagsFor the kids: add a flourish to school projects, arts & crafts, dioramas, posters, etc. Decorative art, collages, papercrafting, and other crafts projectsUpcycle with Sizzix offers detailed instructions on how to use a Sizzix die cutting machine to create projects from recycled papers, fabrics, and other materials. Learn how to upcycle found materials in all sorts of crafty projects like collages, banners, gift-giving, and small home decor items, with a new project on nearly every page. Each project includes a detailed materials list and walks crafters through any special techniques that are needed. Packed with photos, illustrations and ideas, Upcycle with Sizzix will have crafters creating amazing elements in no time. And by using “found materials” including music sheet paper, magazine pages, leather, aluminum, old greeting cards, wrapping paper, and lightweight cardboard packaging, they’ll feel great about the green projects that are created.

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