Tagged: thanksgiving

Dictionary Leaves (leevz) n. – DIY Autumn Leaves

I am so excited for the first day of autumn next week which is my personal favorite season. I love the crispness of the air and everything smells so clean and fresh. The beautiful rich brown, amber, gold and red tones of autumn inspire me. This is probably why it… Read more

Happy Thanksgiving!

I just love Thanksgiving. It is the one day out of the year that combines some of my favorite things…family, food, cooking, decorations, football and an excuse to eat until I explode! I also like to take time today to think of all of the things in my life that… Read more

Elegant Thanksgiving Decorations

I braved the freezing cold and biting wind this morning to visit my friends at WBAL to demonstrate how to create elegant Thanksgiving decorations and centerpieces using natural elements, on hand items and inexpensive things found at the local craft store. Some of the Thanksgiving decorations I showed were how… Read more

Decorated Thanksgiving Food Drive Donation Boxes

Here are my decorated Thanksgiving food drive boxes I was asked to create to give to families for the holiday. I really enjoyed this project. I love the idea of giving a beautiful, holiday themed box to hold food donations. I show the step-by-step instructions on how I transformed plain… Read more

Horn of Plenty Cornucopia Cookie Basket

Here is a fun and festive way to display cookies for your Thanksgiving feast. Use a Decorated Horn of Plenty Cornucopia Cookie Basket! You can buy an inexpensive cornucopia at the craft store and dress it up to give it a fall, harvest look. Fill it with a paper plate,… Read more

Five Easy Thanksgiving Centerpieces

Now that Halloween is over, it’s time start thinking about Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving is on November 28th this year so we only less than four weeks to prepare. I like to make my Thanksgiving centerpieces and table decorations first because if I wait, I never have time to create them. Some… Read more

DIY Decorated Wine Glasses

An easy and fun way to dress up your Thanksgiving feast is decorated wine glasses. They are very inexpensive to create and simple to make. These beautiful masterpieces will be a highlight of your celebration. Gather mismatched or inexpensive dollar store wine glasses. Find buttons, beads, costume jewelry or anything… Read more

DIY Picture Frame Charger

If you are looking for an interesting way to dress up your Thanksgiving table, try creating a beautiful picture frame charger. These are so unique, not only do they look beautiful, your guests will love them. I had some old wooden frames that were just waiting to be transformed into… Read more