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CHRISTMAS IN JULY

NEW CRAFT KITS

CHRISTMAS IN JULY

NEW CRAFT KITS

Craft Ideas and Free Projects:

TUTORIAL LIBRARY

Putz House Assembly
Christmas

Putz House Assembly

These chipboard houses are the perfect blank slate for a Christmas village of your own style.  The kits come flat, with the pieces already cut out and scored, and each one comes with a translucent ...

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Nostalgic Cotton Batting Santa Ornaments
Dolls

Nostalgic Cotton Batting Santa Ornaments

If you have ever wondered how to make spun cotton figures from scratch, this is a great introductory project to the nostalgic art of spun cotton. For these small-scale antique style spun cotton dol...

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Bump Chenille Ornaments
Christmas

Bump Chenille Ornaments

Let's make some vintage bump chenille Santa ornaments!  This is a classic vintage Christmas craft.  Sometimes called Clay Face Santas, you could buy Made-in-Japan chenille ornaments like this at t...

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Tips for Drawing Vintage Faces on Spun Cotton Doll Heads
Dolls

Tips for Drawing Vintage Faces on Spun Cotton Doll Heads

Every now and again I find vintage Made in Japan spun cotton doll heads, and I find them to be so charming.  The faces were clearly done by hand so no two are alike.  It used to be that you could b...

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Vintage Christmas Matchboxes! Holiday Papercrafting
Christmas

Vintage Christmas Matchboxes! Holiday Papercrafting

Are you giving a candle as a gift this Christmas? How special would it be to include one of these Christmas matchboxes for the recipient!  You can get a pack of 10 matchboxes at Dollar Tree, and e...

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How to Make Nostalgic Waxed Moravian Stars
Christmas

How to Make Nostalgic Waxed Moravian Stars

  If you long for a simple, old fashioned Christmas like the ones from long ago, this is a wonderfully nostalgic craft to learn.  These traditional Moravian stars are made from strips of paper wov...

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Learn the Nostalgic Craft of Spun Cotton:

Now Available on Amazon!

Follow the links below to get your copies of Spun Cotton Crafts and Spun Cotton Christmas Ornaments!