8 DIYs to try before Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving is next week and I have a lot of work to plow through between now and this coming Thursday, but I always have time for a DIY or two. Here are a few projects you should try before Thanksgiving to prep for the holiday…

1. (above) Make one last fall-ish floral arrangement

2. Cute-up your coasters before guests come over for Turkey Day

3. Stitch some napkins for the dinner party

4. Cozy-up your picture frames with yarn

5. Make mini cornucopias favors

6. Print some free gift tags + notecards to tell family your are thankful for them.

7. Whip up a journal you can be thankful for

8. Knit a cord necklace with fabric yarn by the fire. Just for fun.

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Have a great weekend!


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8 DIYs to try before Thanksgiving: Thanksgiving is next week and I have a lot of work to plow… http://t.co/6VJZt31p

(@papernstitch) (@papernstitch) | November 16th, 2012 at 3:24 pm

I really like the mini cornucopias and stitched napkins. All of these are easy enough to do quickly. Great list!
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Emily | November 17th, 2012 at 3:07 am

Really nice ideas for decorating an empty space not only before Thanksgiving.

5poundsboutique | November 17th, 2012 at 4:30 pm

Maybe we would try this one as well: http://confetticookies.blogspot.cz/2012/11/autumn-leaves.html – quick and easy and you can use it for your Thanksgiving table
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Karolina {confetti+cookies} | November 17th, 2012 at 4:43 pm

Oh! I found this advent calendar on etsy this week, thought I’d share, it might be nice to have up:


Annie | November 20th, 2012 at 1:24 pm
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