Christmas Junk Decor link party – Day 13

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You know how much I love my junk! And I’m so thrilled that you’re bringing your own over today! The above amazing junk inspired creations can be found at: 1. Eclectically Vintage’s Holiday Housewalk 2. Thistlewood Farm’s spring trees 3. Songbird’s branch card holder 4. Eclectically Vintage’s Christmas tree stand Christmas tree You’ve already seen […]

A 2012 Funky Junk Christmas home tour – Day 12

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Christmas decorating is such a ‘big’ time of year. We give it so much attention and thought and go through a ton of work to make our homes lovely for the season.  Spending can be hard on the pocket book too. But hopefully my little Christmas junk tour that cost me absolutely nothing will be […]

Christmas tree forest in a crate – Day 11

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I really truly had intended to get a real Christmas tree this year. But I created a Christmas tree forest in a crate instead. This idea just came to mind and I had to do it. With slightly twisted top branches, it’s just a whimsical take on… trees in a box. I placed 3 faux […]

A treeless ladder Christmas tree – Day 10

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  At the time I played with this treeless ladder Christmas tree, I wasn’t sure on a few things. I prefer real trees, but after having gone through two real Christmas trees that died within a week each the last time I had real, I debated on dragging out the faux in storage. But I […]

A Christmas front door chevron twig garland – Day 9

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      I love my twigs and sticks for home decor, but if I can get a garland out of it, I’m all for it! So I created another very simple idea. So what should we call this design? Zig zag? Charlie Brown Sweater? I guess chevron will do. 🙂 How I did it […]

A rusty gear and lantern Christmas centrepiece – 12 Days #8

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  Christmas just isn’t Christmas in Funky Junkville unless I create some kind of junk centerpiece for the kitchen island.  In our home, the kitchen island is the centre of our upstairs. It also serves as our kitchen table so it just demands a little attention. Being that the island is COVERED in fake snow, buttons, […]

Vintage typewriter Christmas centrepiece – 12 Days Day 7

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I personally believe anything can look like Christmas. Even an old vintage typewriter. Isn’t she a beauty? This could be used as both a vignette or centrepiece. This little find was landed in late summer from The Back Porch for a whoppin’ $18.00. And it’s been in my garage ever since. I just didn’t take […]

A Christmas horse gate headboard – Day 6

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I’ll admit having a horse gate for a headboard can be a really cool thing at times, especially when it comes to seasonal decorating. Those hooks are a decorator’s dream! And this is ultimately where my little button garland landed. And how a Christmas horse gate headboard all came to be. How I did it […]

How to make a twig garland, with video – Day 5

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Well, I’ve been at it again. I’m making another twig garland. This garland is incredibly easy to make! All you need are a few twigs, string and about 2 hours of Survivor on TV. 🙂 Click HERE for full twig garland instructions. How to make a twig garland, with video is below! This garland is […]

A button garland for Christmas – Day 4

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This little button garland creation was a brainstorm by accident. A big jumbled mess resided on my kitchen counter when I just threw this together. Don’t you love it when just a bunch of clutter can actually turn into something special? How I did it The button garland was created by linking Christmas ornament hooks […]