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Christmas craft for kids: a printable paper tree to decorate

I needed a small Christmas tree to add to my Christmas decoration, so I did it last sunday. And as it was really easy and quick to do, I did a second one, just a bit different ! ๐Ÿ™‚ These trees are made of 4 paper cones that have to be shorter and larger as they go the the top. I drawed these paper cones […]

Printable Christmas card: a Gingerbread House to paint

I don’t know whether I’ll send the Christmas card I’ve just finished… Perhaps it will remain within the other Christmas ornaments… If you like the gingerbread house I’ve drawn, you can print it (here is my free printable gingerbread house design), either on white paper to colour it with pencils, or on brown paper to decorate it with paint. (That’s what I did. ๐Ÿ˜‰ ) […]

DIY – Kirigami craft for a Christmas Candle Holder

Today I want to show you a creative decorating idea to turn a usual glass into a Christmas candle holder. For this craft, I used kirigami technique, to cut fir trees and stars out of a sheet of paper that I glued around a glass. First of all, I measured the height of the glass to cut a band of the same width. I put […]

Homemade Advent Calendar with quilled designs on paper boxes

I’m late ! I’m late ! I wanted to show you the Advent calendar I had finished just in time but I couldn’t find time to write here ! But here it is now. ๐Ÿ™‚ I wanted to add a 3D tree at the top of the pyramid but I had not enough green paper to craft it as big as I wanted ! ๐Ÿ™ […]

Christmas quilling – Small designs for my Advent Calendar

It’s time to show you the former ornaments I did with twirled paper to embelish the paper boxes I had folded for my Advent Calendar. Last year, I had already decorated an Advent Calendar with quilled Christmas patterns, a wooden tree with 24 drawers that I had painted with red, green, white and golden acrylics. This year, I used the same colours to create a […]

DIY Advent Calendar made of 24 homemade paper boxes

If you are looking for a homemade advent calendar idea, perhaps you’ll like the paper boxes I folded yesterday. It took me several hours to print, cut, fold and glue these boxes but today, they are ready for me to decorate and number them. I intend to use them to make a tree and decorate the middle of the table but they can be glued […]