Handcrafted ways to celebrate Christmas
Christmas Decor Stories
Recycled Cutlery Star - Made from vintage knives - the not so valuable ones you get for next to nothing at charity shops! Recycled Cutlery Star!
I've enjoyed making these mini houses from a variety of recycled paper. I particularly enjoyed adding a touch of hand cut paper colour. These houses look good in a row, or they can be hung up with a string loop. Ideal for Christmas decor.
Pulling apart books for the work I do has given me a real appreciation for their construction, page quality, spine strength, etc. I try to save pretty cover pages and have enjoyed making them up into spheres: These 2 were made from pages from a garden...
I cut a whole host of hearts out from the cardboard of some old LP covers. I was going to do something with them and the frame I showed you yesterday - but I ditched the frame and instead I sewed together sheets of tissue paper. I inserted the hearts into the pockets...