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Dancing angels

Christmas without angels, can’t imagine. My this year’s version seems to dance arount the vase. That’s probably due to the lovely pleated dresses. For making them you’ll need some nice Christmas papers, wooden balls mesuring about 1,5cm in diameter and some ribbon to hang them up. I found these angels on but instead of […]

Roly-poly Santas

Looking for Christmas cookies I found a wonderful video instruction for these roly-poly Santas on the site of Better Homes and Gardens. I really like them and must admit that I couldn’t add any further explanations.  Instead of the bhg recipe  I took the one of my Santa cookies. Decorate them as you like and […]

Sparkling star

    There’s not enough space on every table to place a large Christmas decoration. These Christmas balls are glued to the star’s bottom so that it can be put upright and doesn’t need too much space. If you want to stand it upright in the center of your table you should put it on […]

Last advent calendar

Only a few days left until December 1st but still enough time to create this easy advent calendar that doesn’t need too much space and if necessary is to be put aside. You’ll find etagères in every deco store or shops for baking supplies but it’s more fun to make one yourself. I took two […]

Fabric stars

Stars shown in 2013 but unfortunately the original post was lost. I still love them a lot and therefore thought it worthwhile to publish it again. Stars – the symbol of Christmas time. Today we’ll sew some of them. The advantage is the numerous fabric designs allowing to match them with your table decoration, the […]