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Printable Letter From Santa

What child wouldn’t be thrilled to receive a letter from Santa? We are going to make it easy for you to surprise the kids with the adorable printable. The letter comes with the printable envelope  to match. All you need to do is download the PDF onto your computer and open in Adobe Acrobat or… Read more.

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Polar Christmas Gift Tags & Labels

This is my favorite time of the year and thank you World Label for sponsoring today’s freebie! I love sharing our new set of kid’s gift tags and labels and this year we are continuing with the Polar/Arctic theme. Remember the winter window clings from last week? This set of gift tags and gift labels… Read more.

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DIY Ornaments

Paper Cut Gold Ornaments for Your Tree

I am adding my finishing touched to my holiday tree this week and one of my handmade ornaments are these elegant paper cut pieces that are made from glitter paper. My tree is a mixture of golds and whites in a soft woodland theme. Oh so pretty!! I will share the full reveal with you… Read more.

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DIY Felt Garland for Your Christmas Decorations

I am slowly revealing bits of my DIY woodland themed Christmas tree ornaments and decor and today it is all about the garland. I wanted the garland on my tree to make a statement and stand out on its own. After looking at several possibilities I decided to make something from a wool blend felt… Read more.

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GoldPaperWreathTN

Metallic Gold Paper Holiday Wreath

It is time for a new wreath from my front door! I am smitten with my navy and gold living room and wanted to continue that look to the entry of the house. I have seen some gorgeous metal wreaths that have a antique and copper feel on the market right now and thought it… Read more.

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Navy and Gold Livingroom

My Home Tour: My Living Room in Navy and Gold

This fall I did a living room refresh, taking away the teal and yellow summer look to bring in a mix of navy, gold, grey and wood. Last fall I designed the room in the plum palette, and though I loved that look as well it was time to try a new mix. This next… Read more.

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Winter Window Clings

Window Clings for the Winter Holidays + Giveaway

Remember those adorable window clings for Halloween? Well we had to one up ourselves and make a set for the winter holidays that share the Christmas love with our polar friends. This set includes little friends from both land and ocean with icebergs, evergreen trees, snowflakes and snow topped mountains to set the scene. To… Read more.

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Metallic Paper Holly and Mistletoe Wreath

How cute is this mini wreath? I made this holly and mistletoe paper wreath in just a few hours using a few of the images from the new Cricut 3-D Floral Home Decor cartridge. You can buy these cut files individually in the Cricut Design Space and for this wreath I used the holly leaves… Read more.

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Pomegranate and Cranberry Homemade Relish Recipe Cards and Gift Labels

Pomegranate and Cranberry Homemade Relish Recipe Cards and Gift Labels

I so look forward to pomegranate season and it is now here!  Not only do I love the juicy red color (that look so great in photos) but also the fact that the pomegranate is considered super food and full of all kinds of good nutrition. Today I am featuring these gorgeous pomegranates from The… Read more.

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Manzanita Branch

Decorating with My White Painted Manzanita Branch

Many of you have commented on the white branch that I have hanging on my living room wall. Yes, I am a bit of a Lord of the Rings fan and perhaps the white tree of Gondor inspired me to hang a small one on my wall. I found the original manzanita branch at a… Read more.

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DIY Paperwhites flowers

Paperwhites from Metallic Paper + New Video Tutorial on Creativebug

Of all of the paper flower I have designed so far, and as you know I have made many, I think this is my favorite. Can I say that? Will the peonies and dahlias feel slighted? These flowers are so happy and bright and will be my care free center pieces for my winter holiday… Read more.

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Paper Bird Ornament

Little Paper Birds for Your Holiday Decorations + Video Tutorial

Last year I designed this paper bird in a larger form and used it as my tree topper. You may remember it in my Handcrafted Holiday video. It was such a hit that I filmed a full video tutorial on how to makes these as love birds. This year we are making a mini version… Read more.

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Kids Craft

Kids Craft: Felt & Pinecone Owl Ornamants

It is time for another kid’s craft (you may remember our felt and pine cone turkeys) and this one though we are making it for holiday tree ornaments can be used all year round. These cute little owls come with three different personalities and with this pattern you can mix and match to make your… Read more.

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DIY Paper Village

Paper Cut Winter Village for Your Holiday Decorations

You all loved our Halloween paper cut village so we knew we had to out do ourselves and design a winter village that is not only one layer of paper but three. This winter village has a mountain scape in the background with little village houses, clock towers, light poles and trees in the front… Read more.

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Crepe Paper Pinecones

DIY Crepe Paper Pinecones

I have such fun making things from Italian crepe paper and getting a set of the metallic crepes from Carti Fini made my heart flutter. You may remember my copper crepe paper acorns from a few weeks ago. These I used in my Thanksgiving table centerpiece. While I was making these I also started the… Read more.

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My Top 7 Christmas Tree Decorating Tips

Tis the season for decorating gorgeous Christmas trees and I am all about making my holiday tree very personal and handmade. Though I love the smell of a real evergreen tree, I was so happy to have a new reusable tree from Michaels this year. As a blogger I do have to set mine up… Read more.

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DIY rustic bridal bouquet in paper @LiaGriffith.com

DIY Paper Wedding Bouquet in Cricut Design Space

Great news! Many of you have been asking about this gorgeous paper wedding bouquet being available in Cricut Design Space. Since I was the winner of the round three of the competition with this bouquet (thanks for all of your votes!), the full bouquet is ready for you to access and make with your Cricut… Read more.

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DIY Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas

Pretty packages are always a joy to give and to receive so to start my holiday lineup of gift wrapping ideas that I will be sharing with you these next few months here are some toppers that add that special touch and with your Cricut Explore are simple to make. For my little boxes I… Read more.

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Holiday Lantern

Winter Paper Lanterns

Today we are kicking off our full line-up of winter holiday and Christmas projects, printables and inspirations. Our Halloween lanterns were such hit that we knew we would be sharing a winter version with you as well. I love how these pretty woodland paper lanterns look on my mantel and will often light them in… Read more.

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Crepe Paper Floral Arrangement for Your Thanksgiving Table

Crepe Paper Floral Arrangement for Your Thanksgiving Table

For my upcoming family Thanksgiving dinner, I wanted to great a bouquet for my table that is lush, abundant and hand made. So that is what I did. For this bouquet I added my crepe paper mums in plum and coral, acorns made in metallic copper and brown, maple leaves in plum, gold, copper and… Read more.

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