Making something with your own handsawhether it's a plate of just-baked cookies, a handcrafted stocking, a homemade wreath, or a hand-folded origami ornamentais a great way to connect with the true meaning of Christmas. From holiday decorating to gift giving, A Homemade Christmas is chock-full of projects, recipes, tips, and helpful hints that are guaranteed to add a homemade touch to your holiday season. Open this charming volume to any page and discover a wealth of practical and easy-to-accomplish ideas for a homemade holiday: ac create personal, distinctive holiday greetings ac deck the halls with festive, handmade trimmings ac cook simple but memorable homemade dishes ac make unique, handcrafted gifts ac share the joy of the season with friends and family Packed with inspiration and how-tos for ideas that are family-friendly and eco-conscious, festive and meaningful, A Homemade Christmas will put homemade back into your holidays!Geometric pieces card: Cut pieces of felt in basic geometric shapes and combine them into recognizable forms, such as a ... and square), presents (small squares and rectangles), a Santa hat (triangle and a circle), a snowman (three circles of increasing size), and holly (a long, thin rectangle and circles). ... Simple reverse cut-out card: Draw animal shapes, stars, angels, or snowmen onto the felt; use a sharp blade to cut the ... All of these ideas can also be applied to making ornaments.
|Title||:||A Homemade Christmas|
|Publisher||:||Harlequin - 2010-09-01|