‘Tis the Season

‘Tis the season! but actually not for another 3 months. I’m just getting ahead of myself. I see Christmas full of glittery things. I love glitter and shine. Obviously, Christmas isn’t about shiny stuff, but it is probably my most favorite holiday to decorate. Even when I lived with college girls who did nothing but whine about their hair and latest non-boyfriend, who didn’t give two cents about holiday decorating or even cleaning for that matter, I still decorated.

One year I bought a little, three foot Christmas tree with miniature blue, pink, and silver glitter ornaments. I loved it. Then one year I lived with some girls (who mostly did like to clean and decorate!) and we inherited a huge, old, fake Christmas tree from a co-worker who was going to trash it; complete with ornaments! but then my little, three foot Christmas tree had nowhere to live–so I gave it to a friend who I pretty much forced to celebrate Christmas with some decor. I don’t think he minded. Maybe.

I am determined to make some little glitter Christmas trees this year. I don’t think we are planning on getting a real-fake tree until we actually live in our real house. So I’m trying to think ‘small decorating’.

is it weird that I really just love that there is a single ornament hanging in a frame?

These are just super adorable, unique ornaments

Sheet music ornaments.

Chipboard ornaments. Cover in your favo paper and various stuffs. Yes, I think I might do this and make a little garland!

Framed chalkboard--you can even use it outside of the Holidays!

I love that these "trees" are in little flower pots

I absolutely adore these. You could probably easily make them. If you don't have a tree hang them on doorknobs! or even from your rearview mirror. Bring Christmas to the car--oh yeah!

Or if you’re feeling really crafty you could try this out:

Ornaments...made from BUTTONS!!!

Little button wreath. So cute!

Beaded snowflakes. These could also make a super simple/cheap gift.

Beaded letters! Love them. Could also make cute/cheap gift.

So many ideas! Now. To think of which ones to do. Oh! and time to start thinking about Christmas cards! I’ve never done a Christmas card…my Baby Brain (aka pregnancy brain) is turning.

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