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12 Days of Craftsmas, Decor, DIY Project, The house, The Seasonal Decor

12 Days of Craftsmas: Farmhouse Ornament Set

Hello, friends! We’re halfway through our 12 Days of Craftsmas and I hope you’re enjoying all the great DIY projects we have shared so far! Today, Sarah from Making Joy and Pretty Things is sharing another great farmhouse DIY – an ornament set. What is Craftsmas?  We’ve teamed up with three other amazingly talented bloggers – Meet Our Life, Craftivity Designs and Making Joy and Pretty Things – to bring you twelve days of ...
12 Days of Craftsmas, DIY Project, The house

12 Days of Craftsmas: Vintage Linen Wrapped Bath Bombs

Good morning! Lora from Craftivity Designs is back to bring you another great DIY for 12 Days of Craftsmas – a vintage linen wrapped bath bomb! Because hello, baths are the absolute best. There is NOTHING like soaking in a hot bath, with a glass of wine and a good book. Add to that a bath bomb or two and you’ve got complete relaxation!   What is Craftsmas?  We’ve teamed up with three other amazingly talented bloggers – Meet ...
12 Days of Craftsmas, Decor, DIY Project, The house

12 Days of Craftsmas: Amberwood Vanilla Candle

Hi! If you’ve been joining us on the 12 Days of Craftsmas, welcome to day four! What is Craftsmas?  We’ve teamed up with three other amazingly talented bloggers – Meet Our Life, Craftivity Designs and Making Joy and Pretty Things – to bring you twelve days of great DIY gift ideas. The best part? We’re doing a fantastic giveaway on day twelve, so be sure to stop back to enter! Today is our first day of sharing ...
12 Days of Craftsmas, Decor, DIY Project, The house

12 Days of Craftsmas: Rustic Wood Tray

On the third day of Craftsmas, we bring to you a rustic wooden tray. The wonderful Sabrina at Meet Our Life has created a tutorial for this beautiful wooden tray. What is Craftsmas?  We’ve teamed up with three other amazingly talented bloggers – Meet Our Life, Craftivity Designs and Making Joy and Pretty Things – to bring you twelve days of great DIY gift ideas. Miss day one or two? Day One: Personalized Leather Coaster Day ...
12 Days of Craftsmas, Decor, DIY Project, The house

12 Days of Craftsmas: Gallery Wall Starter Kit

Day two of 12 Days of Craftsmas is here and Sarah from Making Joy and Pretty Things has a great DIY project for you. Gallery walls are all the rage and what better gift to give than a starter kit? Good thing Sarah from Making Joy and Pretty Things has your back. Click here for Making Joy and Pretty Things’ Gallery Wall Starter Kit. And in case you missed the first day of Craftsmas, check out Craftivity Designs Personalized Leather Coasters.
12 Days of Craftsmas, DIY Project, The house

12 Days of Craftsmas: Personalized Leather Coaster Set

Guys. [And gals, of course. I’ve noticed in Minnesota we say this for everyone, regardless of gender. Maybe we aren’t the only ones?] Back to the point. 🙂 I am SO excited! Over the next twelve days North Country Nest is joining three other wonderful bloggers to share some fun and easy DIY gifts for you last-minuters out there. Or for those of you that like to add a personal, handmade touch to your gift giving. First up is Lora ...
Decor, The Dining Room, The house, The Seasonal Decor

Rustic Christmas Tablescape

With Thanksgiving in the rearview mirror, we are in full blown Christmas here at North Country Nest, beginning with a fun Christmas tablescape blog hop! Similar to the Thanksgiving tablescape, I’m joining seven other talented ladies to share our take on decorating a table for the holidays. A few of the products I used are no longer available or are something we had on hand. I’ve rounded up similar items in case you’d like ...
Decor, DIY Project, The house, The Seasonal Decor

Dollar Store Christmas Wreath

I’v got another dollar store DIY for you today. Because who doesn’t love adding a little festive decor to their house, on the cheap? You just can’t beat a DIY that costs less than $10. Especially if you’re in our situation, which is home renovation mode and all our money is going towards things like sheet rock and power tools and flooring. It can be hard to justify spending a lot of money on new, festive decorations ...
Decor, DIY Project, The house, The Seasonal Decor

Farmhouse Christmas Wreath

Hi everyone, This is Sabrina again over from meetourlife.com and I am so happy to share another fun diy with you here.  Christmas is and always will be my favorite time of the year.  I am a firm believer of not decorating until the day after Thanksgiving but nonetheless I wanted to share with you our little farmhouse Christmas wreath. Farmhouse Christmas Wreath Out of all of my diy tutorials this one is probably one of the easiest.  You ...
The house, The Life

Friday Nesting 11.18

Friday story time.  Have you ever had the unfortunate opportunity of locking your keys in your car? Well that happened to us last night. And by us, I mean Brett. It’s a weird feeling, breaking into your own car. Fortunately, YouTube has some great videos on how to do this without severely damaging anything. After about twenty minutes and trying three different mechanisms to reach the unlock button, he was able to maneuver a X and ...