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« Reply #30 on: January 05, 2011 07:37:25 AM »

I really like the idea with a basket of ornaments, friends can pick from.

« Reply #31 on: January 05, 2011 07:49:47 AM »

Love the polaroid idea!! 

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« Reply #32 on: January 05, 2011 08:31:06 AM »

I really like the idea with a basket of ornaments, friends can pick from.

but you have to watch those sneaky friends...some of them try to get one of each kind Cheesy

« Reply #33 on: January 05, 2011 02:01:11 PM »

oneredbooot--it is a tradition with my friends that they drop by and get to pick out a handmade ornament out of a basket in my foyer...I also attach them to bottles of wine or plates of cookies, so I need lots and lots!! Cheesy

 what an awesome tradition--so cozy!  can't wait to see a photo of your basket at the end of the year!
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« Reply #34 on: January 06, 2011 10:04:48 AM »

I am in for sure this year - last year was very stressful, what with the tears and the lack of sleep... I will do better this year! I think the monthly themes will help, too.

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« Reply #35 on: January 08, 2011 02:12:23 PM »

This year I think I'll try to actually stay on topic, that should help me actually get things done Smiley

« Reply #36 on: January 09, 2011 07:22:22 PM »

I intend to do better this year.....really!
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« Reply #37 on: January 10, 2011 08:58:23 AM »

Just checking in with my good intentions. Guess since it's start small I'll make that cable ornament that I've got queued...

« Reply #38 on: January 11, 2011 07:24:10 PM »

This month I plan to get the following done:

-30 gift tags
-30 cards
-15 bows
-15 gift basket items

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« Reply #39 on: January 19, 2011 06:58:58 PM »

One of my goals this year is to make 75% of my holiday gifts for people, three new ornaments, and all holiday cards, and to do that, I need to start now. >_<

The ideas I have so far...

Brother - Scarf
Male cousin - Scarf (very creative)
Female cousin - Scarf (hey, if it works twice...)
Miscellaneous family members - spiced nuts, patchwork potholder (at least six), rice handwarmers (at least six)
Parents - possibly a small quilt?

For my in-laws, aunt and uncle, and husband, I've no clue. Alas!

I've already made half my cards, and the other half will be done as soon as I can get to Michael's and get some blue cardstock and sticky paper tabs. Will post a picture when they're finished! :-)


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