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Printable Christmas Gift Tags

It is Friday night and what am I doing?  Waiting up for my teens.  I have this knack for waiting up till the last child walks safely through my door.

While I was waiting I was goofing around with graphics and designed two Christmas hang tags for Christmas gifts.

I plan on printing them on cardstock and hole punching them to add to gifts.

Feel free to download them and use them yourself.
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Acrylic Paint and Glass Bulb Christmas Ornament (Cheap & Easy – Kids Can Do It)

Acrylic Paint and Glass Bulb Christmas Ornament

 

I have been making these glass ornaments for years. Both as gifts to give away and also to sell at craft fairs. I found them to be easy projects that my children enjoyed doing.

Personally, I liked the price. Even at full price the bulbs cost $4.99 for 12. I have never personally paid full price. I wait for a half off sale or until the end of the season. Last year, I was able to get 6 boxes at a whopping 25 cents a box.

The acrylic paints we have keep doubling each year. The small amount of paint left over from additional craft projects through the year, find a home with this project.

It is a simple, less than 5 minute per bulb. It is the drying time of 2-3 days that makes the project seem to last longer.

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How to Recycle an Old Record Into a Basket or Bowl

How to Recycle an Old Record Into a Basket or Bowl

How to Recycle an Old Record Into a Basket or Bowl

Over the summer I was able to get a few old records for 10 cents a piece at a local garage sale.  Being an avid crafter, I purchased them but wasn’t sure what I was going to do with them at the time.

I did know that my daughter wanted a few to try and recycle them into guitar picks for my husband. That was a pain in the butt, so I’m not sharing it.

But, I found something for me to make too in a magazine that dated back to 1981. There was a picture of a record bowl with popcorn inside of it.  Oh, I’m gonna play – you know it!
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Coffee Cup Cupcake Gifts Recipe With Printable Tags

Coffee Cup Cupcake Gifts Recipe With Printable Tags

This was a very inexpensive Christmas gift project that I gave to my children’s teachers that became an instant sweet treat. I was able to gather all the supplies at our local Dollar Store and collected holiday coffee cups at garage sales and thrift shops for a quarter a piece. Making the grand total for each coffee cup cupcake come in at the low price tag of a dollar.
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