Wednesday, December 11, 2013
|136 pages used. Purchased book for $1 at Goodwill|
|I finally framed that owl feather I found on my walk|
|It took 24 pinecones to make this garland|
|100 ornaments to make this Ornament Garland|
Just finished decorating the mantle for Christmas! The color scheme I wanted was gold, champagne & silver. I purchased 10 tubes of ball ornaments (in various sizes/styles).
Book Page Wreath Tutorial by Robeson Design
Cost: Book $1 at Goodwill; ornaments (I bought 2 tubes, various sizes/styles) $1 each from the 99 Cents Store
DIY Holiday Garland from Upside Down Grace
Too many tutorials out there. So I just picked one.
Cost: 10 tubes of ball ornaments (various sizes, styles & colors) $10 from the 99 cents store; Jute Twine (already had)
Pinecone Garland: bought 4 packs of 9 from Goodwill at 78 cents each; jute twine
Mirrors: already owned (clearance/yard sale purchases)
Branches: collected on our many outings to the park (free)
Candle Holders: already owned (clearance purchases from Target & Kohl's)
at 5:24 PM