Holiday Decor

Embroidered Holiday Gift Tags

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

I love a cool gift tag and I was feeling crafty last week, so while I was picking up some supplies at the craft store, I thought up a fun way to embellish basic cardstock with embroidery thread for attaching to gifts this holiday season. 

holiday embroidered gift tags

 

Embroidery thread and cardstock cost very little and together they can create a fun decoration for a bottle of wine . . .

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. . . or as a unique gift tag for a favorite person.

christmas tree embroidered gift tag

 

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Mom’s Thanksgiving Table

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Happy Monday to you all out there!  We’re still hanging out in Las Vegas with my folks and my sister and her husband sharing some fun times – there have been some Elvis sightings including this dude at the airport!  

We prepared a mini Thanksgiving feast since we won’t be together on Thanksgiving Day, and I set a festive table in my Mom’s dining room.  It’s a combination of plates and napkins she has had for years and some leaf clippings from her yard.  I love all the warm tones together and the mustard yellow accents.  Here are a few scenes from my Mom’s dining room!

thanksgiving table with mustard accents

 

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