Archive of ‘DIY’ category

Five Simple Decorating Ideas To Keep You Sane During The Holidays

Oh hi! Remember me? It’s been a while since my last post. I’d love to say I’ve been off taking care of all my Christmas shopping and holiday preparations but the reality is I’ve been running to get all my clients taken care of before Christmas and I’ve hardly done anything on the home front! […]

Three Christmas Crafts for the Decorista with Kids

I know that Christmas is for kids. But even though I know that, I sometimes fall prey to the pretty, catalog Christmas decor, and forget how much fun the goofy, ugly or crazy-coloured ornaments can be for kids. There’s a place for my pretty ornaments that have been around since I was a kid. But […]

Build Your Own Festive Outdoor Planter {A Holiday DIY Chez Newb}

I admit to normally having a lame exterior when it comes to Christmas. I am no Griswald. I’d love to have a classic Christmas house strung with lights and twinkle, but I don’t. Normally I’m kinda late with the exterior decor and have to contend with climbing not-so-gracefully into snowbanks and grasping onto icicles instead […]

Christmas Tree Card & Photo Display {A Holiday DIY Chez Newb}

When Sue started singing carols and clinking glasses at the Canadian Tire event we were at two weekends ago, I knew she wouldn’t object to posting about Christmas early this year. Christmas is her favourite time of year, and frankly, I can’t argue with her. (I’d definitely take Christmas in July though!) Let’s hope you guys […]