Posts Tagged ‘Christmas’

A (Craftster) Christmas Poem

Presenting a familiar Christmas poem, with a Craftster twist: ‘Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the house… *glitter putz house, one of many by edelC …not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. *needle felted mouse by Harlan   The stockings were hung by the chimney with care… *set of family Christmas […]

Oh, deer!

True story time – apparently, as a child, on Christmas Eve, I was convinced the blinking like on the radio tower was Rudolf. Never mind the light was always there, on Christmas Eve my mother used it to make me go to bed, because if I wasn’t asleep, Santa wouldn’t stop. Reindeer have always had […]

O, Christmas Tree

‘Tis the season! Let’s look at some holly jolly ways to enjoy Christmas trees, even if you don’t bring out a large tree this year. This fabric tree is small enough to fit on a wooden spool, but it still manages to pack a huge Christmas punch. Phizzychick added some shiny buttons and a “25” from […]

Tute Tuesday: DIY Glitter Ornaments

The holidays are upon us and they are looking brighter than ever. Everywhere you go, decorations are all blinged out. Craftster member lindyv321 has that sparkle with her tutorial for DIY Glitter Ornaments. These little baubles shine bright like a diamond. While the ornaments are fabulous, the best part is that the glitter is on […]

Handmade Holiday Gift Guide 2017

From December 1 to December 24, we are spotlighting an awesome gift tutorial to inspire you this holiday season! 🙂 Stumped for a gift idea for your friend? Need to whip up a gift for Aunt Carol? Just want to make something fun for yourself this month? Here’s a nifty little guide to get you […]

Tute Tuesday: Chocolate Cherry Mice

Oh no! Your kitchen is infested with mice! What are you going to do? Why nibble their noses, of course! These adorable and delectable Chocolate Cherry Mice from McJulio-O have been a long-time favorite of Craftster members. The mice are so easy to make. You don’t need to be a master chocolatier to create these […]

Goodbye, Elf!

Now that Christmas is over, kids are saying goodbye to their “Elf on the Shelf”, who has been with them since the beginning of December. Not to worry, though, there are plenty of friendly elves hanging around on Craftster! suenhosblanditos crocheted this wistful amigurumi elf. You can tell by his outfit he is one of […]

HO HO HO! Here’s Santa!

Santa! Everyone is waiting to the jolly old elf in the fab red suit. The big day is almost here. He is making a list and checking it twice. Have you been naughty or nice? Craftster member FoxyBlue is excited for the big day. She has created this Countdown to Santa that will bring a […]

Trim the Tree: Crafty Ornaments for the Holiday Season

Decorating the Christmas tree just got a little bit better with inspiration from our Craftster members. Ranging from whimsical to traditional; there is a ornament out there for everyone’s style. Onyxnox created these absolutely stunning Beaded Stars that would love amazing on a beach themed tree. Decorating the tree can be hard work. You need […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Tabletop Holiday Trees

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make beautiful holiday trees for your tabletop or mantle. The possibilities are endless! Mix and match fabrics, attach baubles & pom pom garland or create a cluster of trees for your dining table.

@Home This Weekend: Santa!

This weekend, enjoy your holiday. Ho ho ho, I hope Santa came to your house last night if you hung your stocking. I love this ceramic Santa; it’s one of my favorite things I ever received in a swap. Thanks, cinnamon teal!

Not a Creature Was Stirring…

….not even chocolate mice! Are you ready for Christmas? Don’t these little fellows look delicious? What a fun Christmas treat. McJulie-O’s post has complete instructions on how to make these adorable edible mice. Deck the halls! YennaMuffin has a gorgeous wreath for her front door, made with an assortment of sparkly Christmas ornaments. Make sure […]

Oh, Deer!

This is the time of year when one might be more likely to spot frolicking reindeer! If you keep your eyes out tomorrow night, you just might see eight of them (or nine, if Rudolph’s there!) pulling Santa’s sleigh. But if you’re not lucky enough to see Santa’s reindeer, at least you can enjoy looking […]

A Very Merry (Harry) Christmas

Christmas is a magical time, and who knows more about magic than Harry Potter and the gang at Hogwarts? Whether you want a full Harry Potter themed tree or just a little touch of magical enchantment, here are a few very merry Harry themed decorations. This Teesha Moore-inspired patchwork tree skirt is all things Harry! […]

Santa Claus Is Coming Tonight!

Happy Christmas eve! I hope you’ve been good all year, because Santa’s on his way tonight. Everyone loves Santa, and everyone will love these awesome Santas that I have found on Craftster.  This knit Santa by Murphy88 looks just like the Santa in the holiday classic “Rudolf the Red-nosed Reindeer”. cinnamon teal calls her creation […]