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« on: December 29, 2013 05:23:01 PM »

I go crazy when I decorate for holidays. I start in October and don't stop until Easter, but I never really do anything for New Year's Eve. My husband bet me that I couldn't decorate our mantle with things I have around the house. This is what I came up with.

I printed 2014 on card stock and glittered the hell out of it.

Then I made a quick banner with some bells I had left over from Christmas and some wrapping paper ribbon. I printed "Ring in the New Year" using circus letters, cut them out, punched holes in them, a little gold sharpie and there ya go!

Last, I had some little horns left over from other parties. I placed them, with the ribbon, around the mantle.



2014 is ready to be celebrated!
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« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2013 05:54:43 PM »

pretty awesome!  I love how Craftster peeps always have such marvellous things laying around the house Grin
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« Reply #2 on: December 29, 2013 06:04:52 PM »

Cuteness! I wish I had a mantle!
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« Reply #3 on: December 29, 2013 06:23:13 PM »

I wish I had a kittykill to decorate my mantel Grin
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« Reply #4 on: December 29, 2013 06:23:43 PM »

Love everything! I think you won the bet.  Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: December 29, 2013 07:13:19 PM »

Thanks guys! Kiss
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« Reply #6 on: December 29, 2013 08:27:11 PM »

Your mantle is always wearing the latest in seasonal decor! I knew it from the thumbnail Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: December 29, 2013 11:20:43 PM »

Lovely mantel, once more! I am eager to discover what you will come up with after this one!
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« Reply #8 on: December 30, 2013 04:48:49 AM »

Never place a bet like that with a Craftster...hubs should know better! Grin

It is lovely---and glitter makes everything feel festive!
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« Reply #9 on: December 30, 2013 07:26:05 AM »

So very festive! Happy new year!
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« Reply #10 on: December 30, 2013 07:41:25 AM »

Love the glittered numbers! Nice to take down Christmas & have something so festive to replace it with!
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« Reply #11 on: December 30, 2013 07:58:48 AM »

Thanks! Pink glitter makes me very happy. Cheesy
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« Reply #12 on: December 30, 2013 08:18:55 AM »

GENIUS! Don't ya' just love when you can make something great from your imagination and stash?
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