Get your free copy of The Happy Holidays Guide to DIY

By Brittni • Updated on 02/12/2024

I can’t believe its finally here! The eBook I’ve been talking about for the last few days, and secretly working on for the last few weeks, is now available for download absolutely free! Its my gift to you to say thanks for being so awesome this year, and helping papernstitch get where it is today!

It is called the The Happy Holidays Guide to DIY: 8 Easy Holiday Tutorials. And as the name suggests, it is packed with eight festive, step-by-step holiday projects – including many brand new, never before seen diys (gift ideas, packaging and wrapping ideas, and holiday decor), plus two bonus gift ideas for a total of ten tutorials in all!

Here’s a few examples of the projects shared in the book…

If you love diy (and the holidays) as much as I do, you will love this eBook! The projects have been designed with simplicity and speed in mind. So even the most inexperienced crafter can follow along and recreate these projects on their own, in just a few hours. The book itself makes a great gift for diyers as well.

For your free copy of  The Happy Holidays Guide to DIY, just enter your best email address below and I’ll send it to you asap. 

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I have just discovered You From My Weekly E-Mail Suggestions from Bloglovin. I LOVE your Blog and can’t wait to see More. I have Applied for a Copy of your E-Book and would like to say Thank You in Advance for your Generosity in Making this FREE. I’m sure you would have Put a LOT of Hard Work and Valuable Time into The Making of This. I still find it Remarkable just How Caring and Sharing The Craft Community are. Can’ wait to Receive my Book. Sincere Thanks, Beverley……..

Beverley Leeson

I’m kind of late for the holidays but there is always next year! Thanks so much for sharing this. I am going to be a crafty superstar next year ( or the year after that) thanks to you!


Cant wait to get it! 🙂

Love from Norway


Siw Eriksen

thanks clemence. happy holidays to you too.


Thanks so much for sharing such a lovely book! I can’t wait to try these DIYs, I just love them all 🙂 Happy Holidays!


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Hi Brittni,

I tried to download your ebook with Firefox but it didn’t work, so I tried Internet Explorer instead and it worked just fine. Thank you very much!


Hi Sherri. Depending on how fast your internet connection is, it may take several minutes for the PDF to fully download. So, it make look like a “blank” or grey empty page at first. Once the download is complete, you’ll be able to view the full diy guide. If you still have a problem after trying again, please email me at brittni(at)papernstitch(dot)com.


Hi, just catching up on some blog reading since before the holidays and found this post via Creature Comforts. I signed up and confirmed the subscription, but when I try to download the e-book, I get a blank page. Any ideas? Many thanks for your generosity!

Sherri S.

Hi Heather. I just sent you an email with the direct download link. I don’t know why the download wouldn’t work for you, but its fine for many others. Of course, if anyone else has a problem with the download, just leave a comment below. Thanks!


Hi Brittni,

I’m also having problems with the download. I tried it when you first launched it and just again today (is it still available?). I’d still love to download it if possible. I’ve signed up as requested but it’s just taking me to a blank page. Please let me know if I can get it some other way? Cheers, and hope you had a very Happy Christmas!


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yay! i hope this turns into a series and with a print version. 😀


It’s lovely 🙂 Thank you for sharing


Thank you so much for this amazing pre-Christmas gift! I’m so making the little gold and silver toy ornaments… Lovely projects, thanks! 😉


Yay! Thanks so much for sharing this with us…it’s full of some great crafts!


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Hi Rach.
Oh, wow! Thanks for sharing the link. I love how you used a natural material to create the indentions. Great idea!


these are so sweet, Brittni!

I actually did some ornaments similar to those in your book recently.

I love the lace idea though, too. So charming!


Well, thanks you Mai and Jane! And Jane- I am so happy that you’ve found papernstitch! Hope you enjoy the tutorials.

Brittni: papernstitch

Ooh, Brittni! You’re such a gem. Thanks for your extraordinary generosity in making this for us. I can’t wait to use it. I am one of your newest happy followers. I’m so delighted to have found you on the other side of the world. J x


Wow,Brittni! This is fabulous! And everything so prettily photographed too. I love the love-letter-on-a-spool idea! 😀


Thank you all so, so much for the kind words. It totally made my day. Hope you enjoy the eBook!

Brittni: papernstitch

This is just so awesome! Thanks so much for sharing 😀


awesome times a million! this is great, brittni!


Hooray!! I’m totally making gold-painted animal ornaments. Yessss!

Brittany Broas (The Home Ground)

Thanks for sharing such a beautiful book! Happy Christmas!


HI Amanda. Sorry about that. My mail service is acting screwy (of course on the day I launch the book this would happen). So, I’ve updated the post with the download link. Once you’ve entered your email address and clicked the “click here” button underneath, you’ll be downloading the book. So sorry about any trouble that caused anyone else. But it should be working now.


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Very excited to read this!

I got the email and it says “Once you click the activation link below, you’ll be redirected to the download link for The Happy Holidays Guide to DIY eBook” but it is not redirecting me to the link.

Am I supposed to get redirected to the link or will the link be emailed to me?


oooh. diy projects for the holidays! awesome! thank you so much brittni!


Wow – fabulous! Getting my copy now and definitely sharing! Thank YOU!


My pleasure Angie. Let me know how they turn out. 🙂


thank you, brittni! can’t wait to read the guide and attempt a few diys myself..

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