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This craft category is a huge collection of DIY Vintage and shabby chic ( rustic ) crafts and rustic home decorating ideas! DIY vintage home decor, DIY shabby chic home decor, DIY rustic home decor, DIY vintage furniture ( free furniture plans ), furniture painting tips &tricks (chalk paint, distressed furniture), upcycled furniture, vintage garden decors, industrial home decors, country style home decors, Tilda sewing patterns, vintage gifts, decorating on a budget .. and many more about rustic,vintage and shabby chic!
DIY Hanging wine bottle and wine glass rack
Keep wine glasses and wine bottles on display and at easy reach with a handmade wine rack you can customize with any size or color! A great option for those needing alternative storage solutions or that host often! This hanging wine rack is the perfect addition to your kitchen or dining area. With this detailed step -by-step woodworking tutorial you can make this DIY Hanging wine bottle and wine glass rack in no time with only basic woodworking tools. Lovely as a gift or home decor, easy to make, and involves wine!  Who needs more? . . .
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DIY vintage style recipe card holder
Make gorgeous vintage style recipe card holders with Beth!  If you can't get wood plaques you can create this beautiful vintage recipe card holder from a simple old wooden photo frame (with glass plate) put recipes inside or outside of the frame! This DIY vintage style recipe card holder is a perfect (and practical) way to decorate your vintage /shabby kitchen. You add other things to your recipe holder (old photos, inspiring quotes etc...) therefore it can be a great present for any occasion! . . .
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DIY Polimer clay girl keychain in knitted sweater
Today's step-by-step polimer clay tutorial is a lovely polimer clay girl in knitted sweater ! In this pictorial tutorial you can learn how to make this super cute little girl keychain out of polimer clay! This adorable girl figurine can be a great Christmas decor ( Christmas ornament ) ,or you can create some as a lovely Christmas gift for your friends and family members! If you attach little angel wings to it's back it can be a super adorable angel ornament as well! . . .
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DIY gingerbread man garland - edible Christmas decor & gift
Do you love the heavenly scent of fresh gingerbread cookies ? Here’s another holiday project for your DIY pleasure using a basic gingerbread man recipe – a lovely and fun gingerbread men garland ! If you’re not up for the challenge of building houses out of gingerbread ,this recipe is for you. All you need is a gingerbread man cookie cutter to make the shapes and use a straw to create the holes. String some bright ribbon and you’ve got a festive garland just waiting to be strung on your Christmas tree . . . .
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DIY Rustic string art star wood slice Christmas ornaments
Here’s a wood slice craft that is both simple and gorgeous! And if the kids don’t want to help with this one, it’s a fun and relaxing mom winter craft project . Mama Miss used wood slices to to create these gorgeous string art Christmas tree ornaments . Beautiful, isn't it? This yarn craft is also perfect for clearing your scrap yarn stash! Display your star and snowflake string art ornaments in your Christmas tree or on a branch arrangement this will be a perfect winter decor in any form! Of course, you can use these adorable wood slice owl ornaments to decorate your Christmas gifts too! . . .
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Little Christmas tree centerpiece from pine tree clippings
Today, we would like to share a fun little Christmas craft with you: a super cute miniature Christmas tree from pine tree clippings ! We love this particular Christmas craft because it’s almost free . If you have access to a nearby forest, you can find plenty of fresh greens or visit your local Christmas tree farm where they usually discard some of the branches when shaping the Christmas trees . This little DIY Christmas tree is also perfect for small apartments:it will be just perfect for small spaces , It will definitely smell nicer than a faux pine tree and it won’t be sitting in your storage locker for eleven months of the year! . . .
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Easy DIY cardboard Christmas tree - vintage Christmas decor
For this Christmas make gorgeous pine trees out of cereal boxes! Start with cutting out scales from a simple cardboard sheet . Starting at the bottom and gluing them side by side. Continue all the way to the top and then paint with a quick wash of white. In this nice Christmas decor tutorial Lucy will show you how to make this gorgeous paper pine tree ! You can use a styrofoam cone base or simply fold a paper cone and save some money. This paper Christmas tree decor is a little bit time consuming winter craft project but its absolutely worth the time! . . .
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DIY Wood block faux Christmas presents - fun Christmas decor
Are you getting ready for the holiday season ? Or at least for a little bit of Christmas inspiration ? If so, you are in luck. Todaywe have a very special Christmas craft idea for you: an amazing rustic / vintage wooden Christmas present! Fun & quick - who needs more? Add some pretty Christmas wrapping paper to scrap wood blocks and a little decoupage medium, and you have the makings of a simple little Christmas craft project:  quick and easy wood bock faux Christmas presents. We think these little faux gifts add a pretty, rustic, and festive touch to any little corner of Christmas vignette. You could also add some lettering if you wanted to spell a Christmas related word. . . .
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Easy crochet snowflake Christmas tree ornaments (free pattern)
Snowflakes are absolutely amazing because each one is a unique, one-of-a-kind masterpiece. Crochet is an ideal medium for capturing the dazzling beauty of a snowflake : think of crocheted snowflakes as a fascinating exploration in both fiber and symmetry. Enjoy the opportunity to play with different yarn types and colors as you explore this brilliant free & easy crochet snowflake pattern from Flower Girl Cottage. This crochet snowflake pattern is super easy therefore it's a perfect choice for both experienced and beginner crocheters ! . . .
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DIY wooden clock advent calendar - Christmas decoration
We never got into advent calendars until we had children, but now we just love them! Advent calendars gives the kids a great way to visualize how close Christmas is! For this year create something different and special: make a DIY rustic wooden clock advent calendar!  Look how gorgeous and unique is this wooden calendar! And it's super cheap and simple to make! Visit this great DIY blog , follow along the tutorial and create your own gorgeous vintage style DIY wooden clock advent calendar. . . .
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Easy DIY Christmas decor ( candle holder) from mason jar & salt
One of or favorite holiday decorating projects is this super easy to make and budget friendly DIY snowy mason jar luminary. These are perfect for decorating your Winter / Christmas mantle, dining table or front porch.Crystal decorated her snowy jars with a piece of faux greenery with tiny berries and a twine bow. Then added a battery-operated tea light inside. We love the way they glow! Besides of this winter luminary is super gorgeous it's also super inexpensive and easy to make! This winter craft project is suitable for kids of all ages. . . .
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DIY Chalkboard Christmas tree
Be extremely crafty and minimal: create a chalkboard Christmas tree from your storage closet's door! This craft is very easy actually: remove the door from your storage closet and paint one side with chalkboard paint, easy! Place the door against a big empty wall: it actually looks pretty christmassy! Of course it's not necessary to use an old door, you can also use a big piece of wood, or a small one. The idea is, that it’s a flat surface and it doesn’t take up too much space or precious time to make (perfect for tiny apartments!). And after looking at it for a long time during Christmas, you end up with a nice chalkboard door in your cupboard, that is perfect for writing down lists! . . .
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DIY Winter snowflake yarn art (string art)
We are excited to be share this super fun and gorgeous Christmas craft project with you: the DIY Snowflake String Art! We absolutely love decorating for the holidays and Christmas is no doubt a very fun one! Today Erin is shares with us a fun craft tutorial on how to make this simple DIY snowflake string art . We love elegant vintage - winter whites but the possibilities of color combinations are really endless! If you’ve got crafty kids this snowflake string art makes an absolutely fantastic fine motor skills activity for them to not only create but to proudly hang in the house. . . .
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DIY Rustic wood reindeer decor (free woodworking plan)
This year why not build a fun DIY Wood Santa Sleigh for your front porch? But what is a sleigh without a reindeer to pull it? So grab your saw and create a gorgeous wood reindeer Christmas decor with or ( without ) Santa's sleigh! We really like the shape of this DIY wood reindeer , it so beautiful even as a standalone Christmas decoration! This DIY Rustic wood reindeer  can be a great indoor or outdoor Christmas decor. In this nice woodworking blog you will find the free printable reindeer template and a nice step-by-step assembling tutorial! . . .
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DIY sweater snowmen - (no-sew) easy winter decor
We are being completely honest,we think these little DIY snowmen made from sweaters might even be cuter than sock snowman! You can decide for yourself by swinging by to see our other upcycling Christmas craft projects but these cheeky little snowmen are absolutely our favorites! Each one has its own personality, and they are simply charming in a trio!  Let us show you how easy it is to make them: (Bonus: no sewing is involved! ) . . .
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Easy DIY rustic scrap wood wreath - woodworking
Christmas is right around the corner, and this year, we're craving the feeling of a rustic country cottage! We love the feeling of coming home to a cozy atmosphere filled with woodland elements and natural holiday smells! For this year make this gorgeous wood wreath!  To give it a Christmas feel, you can attach a burlap bow to the bottom, then hang it on your mantel! We love the way it looks! You can use any size wood scraps to make one, and if you prefer paint to stain, it would look beautiful painted as well! . . .
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DIY snowman winter decor with decoupage from an old suitcase
If you love decoupage and renovating old unused things you will love this brilliant craft idea! This stylish winter snowman toy storage suitcase combines the helping aspect of recycling and gorgeous appearance of decoupage technique. If you have an old suitcase (or a briefcase) this is the perfect chance to make something beautiful from them for winter / Christmas ! This lovely snowman suitcase with it's winter-ish  paint and decoupage design will be a wonderful accent piece for your Christmas decoration. . . .
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Easy DIY rustic Christmas tree ornament burlap angel
What's a Christmas tree without an angel? Tree topper or ornament, those sweet and happy angels make the sweetest of decorations and are one of our favorite symbols of the season. Combine these heavenly beings with a bit of burlap and you have yourself a joyful & beautiful reminder of our reason for celebrating. Roll up your sleeves and join me in making these vintage-inspired burlap angel ornaments! . . .
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DIY White fabric ( felt ) winter wreath
We love this felt winter wreath not only because of its soft fluffiness, because it was really easy to make. No fancy sewing, pinning, tucking, hot gluing, chain sawing or other dangerous activities needed. We've been obsessed lately with felted wool sweater crafting, and this would be a great use for those scraps. Plus you wouldn’t have to cut half as many squares because a felted sweater is usually several times thicker than store bought felt. Of course to create a similar fluffy winter wreath you can experiment with other fabrics and even with paper as well! . . .
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DIY Scrap fabric Christmas tree - Christmas decor
We have an extra special Christmas craft project to share with you today: a scrap fabric Christmas tree! Isn’t it darling? Would you believe that this DIY Scrap fabric Christmas tree is simply made from fabric and styrofoam balls? This DIY Scrap fabric Christmas tree is a super easy fabric craft project, just a little time consuming!  Ready to see how it came together?  Click on the button below , read the tutorial and learn how to make this gorgeous DIY Scrap fabric Christmas tree from scrap fabrics (or old, unused clothes) in minutes! Lets upcycle some textile! . . .
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DIY Family photo Christmas tree
Looking for easy Christmas decor for your home? This DIY photo Christmas tree is a great way to show off your favorite photos from the year and utilize wall space! This DIY Family photo Christmas tree is a really simple craft project that is so fun to do! This DIY Family photo Christmas tree is so fun - you can look at the photos as you walk by and remember the fun memories from the past year! We bet that you will get lots of comments from visitors about it being a neat way to display photos. . . .
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DIY Easy pinecone Christmas tree - winter decor
What a cheerful woodsy greeting! This pine-cone tree welcomes guests with woodsy holiday charm. If you love cheap but still gorgeous natural materials (pinecones),and  rustic / vintage style DIY winter / Christmas decorations this pine cone Christmas tree is a perfect nature craft project for you! This DIY pinecone Christmas tree is super easy to make! (even the kids can create some in no time!)  You can paint the finished pinecone Christmas trees or leave them in their natural beauty, they will look gorgeous in any style! . . .
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DIY Giant pinecone wall art from yardsticks
Today we would like to share with you this beautiful and easy to make pinecone star  from Emily (The Wicker House). This gorgeous  giant DIY pinecone star Christmas decoration can be a lovely addition to your  fireplace mantel this holiday season. This giant pinecone star decor is a super easy Christmas decor project (despite the look) thanks to an easy trick: a simple old yard stick! Read this nice step-by-step tutorial and create your own gorgeous giant pine cone star! . . .
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DIY Clothespin stars - easy wooden Christmas ornaments
Once a household necessity, clothespins are hardly used anymore. But when you take them apart and put them back together, they are something more…clothespin snowflakes! They’re so charming with those intricate cut-outs!  We love sharing easy and fun craft tutorials on Mindy and these beautiful clothespin stars are no exception! These rustic / vintage style stars make a beautiful addition to your Christmas decor and are so fun and easy to make. (Even the smallest crafty hands can create some in minutes!) You can make these clothespin stars in any size depending on what size of clothespins you decide to use. . . .
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DIY Rustic wooden frame Christmas tree ornaments
Aren’t these DIY Rustic wooden frame Christmas tree ornaments are super darling?  We bet that you will keep staring at them on your Christmas tree! And the best part is is that they couldn’t be easier to make.  Kierste made them in an afternoon, and that’s even with the drying time. Put in nice Christmas quotes , words or lovely family photos, it will be beautiful in any form! You can hang your DIY Rustic wooden frame Christmas tree ornaments on a tree, or even have it sit on your desk. Either way, it’s adorable! . . .
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DIY Concrete tea light holder with porcelain saucer
Concrete is a brilliant long lasting material that can be used for a wide variety of gorgeous and stylish DIY projects! We also love concrete because the finished products can be used outdoor which is also very nice thing! Today in this nice step-by-step tutorial ElsaRblog will teach you how to make  your own gorgeous winter / Christmas candle holder from concrete & a porcelain saucer. Of course this beautiful and stylish concrete tea light holder can be great home decors at any time of the year, or you can use them as fun garden party additions! . . .
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DIY Easy wooden triangle Christmas trees - winter decor
Do you like non-traditional modern & stylish Christmas / winter decors? Do you love working with wood? Try this brilliant Christmas woodworking craft idea the modern wooden triangle  Christmas tree!  With this nice step-by -step wooden Christmas tree tutorial it will be a piece of cake! In this nice craft site you will find a free plan and a photo tutorial on how to make a wooden triangle Christmas tree for free! This little wooden Christmas tree makes a cute decoration for your Christmas mantel or the kids room ! . . .
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DIY Scandinavian nisse gnomes  - tomte (video tutorial)
This brilliant Christmas craft project has two of our favorite components to it: 1. A Norwegian / Skandinavian theme, 2. It's super easy to make! This cute little gnome can be made literally in seconds, without any special craft or machine sewing skills! The Christmas gnomes can be perfect decors in your skandinavian / vintage style home or you can give them as gifts, because who doesn't love gnomes? If you haven't got felt at hand you can upcycle sweaters,t-shirts , socks and almost any unused old clothes to create the gnomes, with this step-by-step video tutorial it will be a piece of cake! . . .
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Tilda style Santa toy (free sewing pattern & tutorial)
Look at this gorgeous & super adorable skandinavian / Tilda style Santa doll! Hes soo adorable and unique!  This Tilda style Santa doll can be a perfect Christmas gift / soft toy for kids, or you can use it to decorate your home at Christmas / winter. In this nice craft website you will find the free Santa toy sewing pattern accompanied with a detailed sewing tutorial - which will help you to create this cute Tilda style Santa and his clothes from scrap fabrics! This pattern is not really suitable for beginners in sewing (because of the small details) . . . .
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Easy DIY snowflake mason jars - Christmas upcycling craft
Capture the magic of winter / Christmas in with this brilliant winter craft idea: the snowflake jar! This Christmas decor project packs a big impact but it takes little effort! If you have kids or grandkids they will also love this easy mason jar upcycling project! You can use any size mason jars to make this gorgeous snowy winter  / mason jar decor, and add extra decorations as you wish. You can use this frugal folk art winter decor to decorate your home at Christmas or gift them to your loved ones, either way it will bring happiness and joy ! . . .
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DIY Rustic pallet wood Christmas tree
We have seen many Christmas trees that were made from reclaimed wood and old pallets but this fun vintage style Christmas tree is our favorite! Follow this nice step-by-step pallet Christmas tree tutorial and create your own unique and gorgeous Christmas decor piece from a pallet, mod podge, napkins, buttons and some milk paint ! This gorgeous decoupaged DIY Christmas tree can be a great addition to your winter/ Christmas decor both inside and outside! . . .
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DIY Vintage yarn wrapped twig Christmas tree
This winter tree craft for kids using sticks and yarn is super cute and a great way to combine creativity with fine motor skill practice! We love creating with natural materials, so we couldn’t wait to share this super gorgeous and easy to make stick Christmas tree craft with you! You can us this vintage style decor as a stylish DIY winter home decoration OR you can make it in large size and use it as a Christmas tree! This branch Christmas tree is perfect for decorating in both inside and outside! . . .
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