Pinecone Scented Soy Candles

DIY Pinecone Scented Soy Candles | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com #holiday #christmas #diygifts

Every year we cut down our Christmas tree from a U-Cut lot. This has been a family holiday tradition for as long as I can remember, and each year we grab a cup of coffee or hot cocoa, and make the drive out to Oregon City, listening to Christmas songs along the way. This year… 

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3 DIY Holiday Ornament Ideas

3 DIY Holiday Ornament Ideas | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

More and more, we find ourselves drawn to DIY projects rather than store bought gifts and treats for the holidays. There’s just a cozy, festive feeling that comes from working with your hands this time of year – a feeling that the traffic on your way to a big box store is simply unable to… 

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DIY Photo Ornaments

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My Christmas tree does not look like anything I have ever seen in the design magazines. It doesn’t have an annual theme, or accent the surrounding slipper chairs. It doesn’t have vintage ornaments that color coordinate, or create an ombre design. No, my tree is unique because it is filled with handmade, personal, and/or sentimental… 

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Glittered Cinnamon Ornaments

Handmade Glittered Cinnamon Ornaments | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

Homemade cinnamon ornaments have been on my to-do list every year, but I never seem to be able to make time for it. After seeing this post, I felt so inspired by the idea of adding glitter that I spent a whole afternoon making some. It was such a fun project, and I love how… 

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Holiday Gift: DIY Chalkboard Ornaments

Holiday Gift Idea: DIY Chalkboard Ornaments | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com

I always like to make a new ornament for the tree each year, but I also make them as gifts for my friends and family. I like the idea of sharing something handmade, probably because I have been doing it since I was a child. I hope that since I have matured, my handmade ornaments… 

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DIY Cookie Cutter Candles

DIY Cookie Cutter Candles | Evermine Blog | www.evermine.com #christmas #holidays #gift

I love coming up with creative handmade gifts every year for Christmas. I first saw this idea for cookie-cutter candles on Pop Sugar and knew I wanted to try making some. My mom has TONS of cookie cutters, so I sorted through them, picked out my favorite holiday shapes and got to work. DIY Cookie… 

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