Category Archives: DIY

Monochrome Gift Wrapping + DIY Paper Gift Bows @themerrythought

Monochrome Gift Wrapping + DIY Paper Gift Bows

I can’t believe that Christmas will be here in a week! I’m so looking forward to it and at the same time doView full post »

DIY Quote Gift Tags @themerrythought

DIY Quote Gift Tags

Each Christmas morning I go over to my dad and Manda’s house and we eat breakfast together and then open gifts. TheView full post »

DIY Rosemary Table Garland @themerrythought

DIY Rosemary Table Garland

It’s hard to believe that Christmas is just over a week away! Hopefully you’ve been able to enjoy some slower momentsView full post »

DIY House Ornaments @themerrythought

DIY House Cookie Cutter Ornaments

If you follow us on Instagram you may have watched a quick tutorial we shared for these adorable littleView full post »

DIY Pine Sprig Garland @themerrythought

DIY Pine Sprig Garland

I had a bunch of pine leftover from a shower that I helped throw last week and I’ve been throwing the extraView full post »

DIY Brass Ornaments @themerrythought

DIY Brass Ornaments

Last year I made and photographed these brass ornaments for the blog but didn’t get around to posting them beforeView full post »

DIY Christmas Card Display @themerrythought

DIY Christmas Card Display

We created a simple plywood display for all of those Christmas cards we’ve got coming in! It’s one of theView full post »

DIY Napkin Holder @themerrythought

DIY Napkin Holder

After we opened our shop, my brother was asking if he bought the coffee filter stand, would it work as a napkin holder.View full post »

Popcorn Bar + Family Game Night @themerrythought

Popcorn Bar + Family Game Night

Sponsored by Amazon. Every year during December we do different advent activities as a family. In the past, that’sView full post »

DIY Modern Matchbox Advent Calendar @themerrythought

DIY Modern Matchbox Advent Calendar

Instead of coming up with a new advent calendar this year I decided to make an updated, simpler version of the one IView full post »

DIY Fresh Greenery Ornaments @themerrythought

DIY Fresh Greenery Ornaments

Post-Thanksgiving decorating free-for-all has begun! No more guilt about skipping onto the next holiday – justView full post »

DIY Tin Bell Garland

Manda has a tiny garland of tin bells that pairs so sweetly with simple greenery for the perfect Christmas decor. WhileView full post »

DIY Crochet Cat Bed @themerrythought

DIY Crochet Cat Bed

Kitkat seems to be living the life around here. Gettin’ all sorts of fancy things made for him. He picked wellView full post »

DIY Flannel Placemat @themerrythought

DIY Flannel Placemats

Flannel season is still in full swing around here with the last of the leaves falling. So recently when I saw a bunchView full post »

DIY Basket Tower @themerrythought

DIY Basket Tower

A few months ago I noticed a few different basket towers online that I really liked the look of and thought they wouldView full post »