Monday, December 11, 2017

Christmas Gift Ideas for Crafters and Creatives


Two weeks until Christmas! Eeek!  Does anyone else have some serious shopping still to do?  If you're still frantically finishing your holiday shopping (like me!) here is the 2017 edition of our gift ideas for the creative/crafter on your Christmas list - find them online or grab inspiration and head to your local shops. 

Friday, December 8, 2017

Easy DIY Christmas Plant Markers and Gift Tags


This post was prepared in collaboration with our partner blog Green in Real Life.  Plants make great gifts. Plastic plant markers that come with plants from the nursery are not so pretty when wrapping pressies and if you're growing your own plants for gifting, little plastic garden markers aren't very flash either.  Not to worry!  You can whip up a simple and cute DIY plant marker or a whole set of markers in a few minutes plus dry-time.  Here are a few easy festive DIY ideas!

Friday, December 1, 2017

Colourful Chalkboard Garden Markers with Ladybug Accents


It's the first day of southern summer, and today's DIY is a very easy family-friendly craft for creating cute little garden markers. Make them this weekend and plant some quick growing seeds or easy to root cuttings and you'll have a homemade holiday gift ready for Christmas. Yay!