Scrooge-less reclaimed wood Christmas tree and star

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I’m embarrassed to admit, I can’t remember the last time I decorated outdoors for Christmas. Much of that has to do with the front door and side windows needing paint. And the concrete needing work. And the whole outside needing… a good farmhouse experience. Or something. Or a pretty for sale sign on the front yard would work […]

PJ 265 – 130+ salvaged garlands, Christmas and all season

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  Welcome to Party Junk 265 – 130+ salvaged garlands, Christmas and all season Every Friday, 7 PM through Sunday 11 PM Pacific Happy weekend everyone! I don’t know about you, but my Christmas boxes are all pulled out, and the big explosion has begun! But I’m still actively looking for new ideas as I fire […]

Day 8 – rusty toolbox pretend Christmas presents

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Visit Party Junk – Junk styled Christmas Candles HERE Do you recognize yesterday’s fuzzy wood round and washer Christmas garland up above? They are part of the junk wrap on these rusty toolbox pretend Christmas presents! You’ve seen pretend wrapped presents in other’s homes for that festive look. Well, this is the junker’s version and […]

Day 7 – Fuzzy wood round and metal washer Christmas garland

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The day I came across a Folger’s coffee can full of rusty washers at the new and used store, I giggled. I plunked the can down on the counter all proud of myself, and the sales guy raised his eyebrows, and threw me a “WHAT are you gonna do with all THAT?!” “I dunno. How […]

SNS 167 – Christmas garlands

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Welcome to Saturday Nite Special, the multi themed DIY link party!  * Home Decor / Gardening  * Crafts, / Sewing / Recipes / Printables / Blog tips * Theme of the week Every Fri 7pm  to Sunday 11 pm Pacific.Who doesn’t love a sweet little garland? They are ideal with any occasion and it’s fun […]

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 […]

A Christmas garland made from twigs with video

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We all love a great Christmas garland. I just desired to create something I hadn’t seen done before. A Christmas garland made from twigs would be that. It was so simple to make, and had the rustic quirky quality I gravitate towards. So… let’s make a Christmas garland from twigs / sticks / branches! Supplies: […]

A natural Christmas garland window valance you can make in moments!

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 None of my windows wear your typical variety of curtains. There really isn’t room for them when you create things like a natural Christmas garland window valance you can make in moments! So I paid a little visit to nature, gathering up springs of evergreen, branches, berries and such to help me reach my goal […]