Sewing Candy 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS 13cm square (light brown, dark brown, cream cotton fabric) for each candy-chocolatebeads and pearls in pastel colours,stranded cotton (pink, cream, brown),polyester stuffing,cotton threadchocolate box Cut a circle of paper 10 cm (in diameter), hem all the way around using a simple running stitch.Pull the thread gathering the fabric as you go and fasten […]

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Christmas Coronets 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS cotton fabric patternedlining fabricribboncotton thread Cut out one piece of fabric for the outside of the coronet and another for the lining.Make a handle bu cutting a 13 cm length of ribbon.Pin to the top of the lining fabric about 5 cm in from the edge.Place the outer fabric on top of the […]

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Snow Pompom 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS balls of wool3D fabric in redribbonpaper Use a circle (2 cardboard disc) wind 2 cm length of wool into a ball small enough to lift through the hole in the disc.Wind wool around the disc binding them together.When one balls is finished, tie the end to the beginning of a new one.Continue until […]

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Angel Scandinavian 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS wooden beads12cm x 7cm stitchtear fabric (for each angel)glue Fold the piece of stitch and tear fabric into a 1 cm concertina folds.Cut a slit length ways down the centre, about 2,5 cm long.Close the folds then fold each side of the slit down for the angels arms.Sew a few stitches on the […]

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Paper Snowflakes 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS 20cm square pieces of while paper (for large)10cm square pieces of white paper (for smaller) Fold a square of white paper in half (diagonally) to form a triangle.Fold in half again and then into quarters to create a small folded triangle shape.Using the pencil draw triangular or scalloped shapes on the folded edges […]

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Mulled Wine ⛄

CHRISTMAS RECIPE 750ml bottle red wine60gr demerara sugar1 cinnamon sticklight grating of fresh nutmeg2 star anise1 orange halved60ml ginstart anice + slice orange to decorate each glass Put the wine, sugar, spices and orange into a large saucepan.Heat gently until the sugar has dissolved.Taste and remove from the heat.Taking a small sieve strain the mulled […]

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Starry Stack ⛄

CHRISTMAS RECIPE 300gr unsalted butter soft300gr caster sugar2 small eggs beaten1 teaspoon vanilla extracta pinch of salt600gr plain flour1 kg white sugar paste icingapricot jamedible gold and silvers stars Preheat the oven 180*C and lightly grease baking sleets.Cream together the butter, sugar, add eggs, vanilla and salt, mix all well.Gradually add the flour, divide dough […]

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7 Tips for Happy Christmas 🎅

CHRISTMAS TIPSAuthor: Kirstie Allsopp’s 1- Make the best wreath:the trick to a luxuriant and expensive looking wreath is to start with a great foundation, packing in as much sack moss a you can onto the wire frame so you can load your wreath if the sack moss is nice and lush. 2- Decorate the best […]

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Christmas Pudding to hang 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS Felt white, red, brown, greenthread2 red pom pom or gems15 cm brown cord or ribbonpolyester toy stuffing or cotton Trace and cut out templates of Christmas pudding and trace each on to the correct colour felt.Cut 2 large pudding circles from brown felt, 16 small circles from the red felt, 2 sauce shapes […]

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Cracker Cake ⛄

CHRISTMAS RECIPE Do it a pudding traditional Christmas cake, with a round cake tin 4” twist a 7 cm circle to 1 cm deep into the top, use the sharp knife to slice around the edge.Trim excess from the bottom and be carefully remove the disc, make 8 discs.Then level the cake disc (4 cm) […]

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Gingerbread Tree ⛄

CHRISTMAS RECIPE 600gr plain flour1tsp baking powder3tsp ground ginger1tsp cinnamonpinch of ground cloves150gr muscovado sugar300gr butter (soft)150gr black treacle to décor:500gr royal icing sugarpearls ballsgold stars Put the flour, baking powder, spices and sugar into the bowl and mix, add the butter and blend until the mixture resembles breadcrumbs,pour in the trade and mix until […]

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Cranberry and Pistachio Biscuits ⛄

CHRISTMAS RECIPE 350gr plain flour2 tp baking powder2 tsp mixed spice250gr caster sugar3 eggs2 zest of orange grated150gr dried cranberries100gr shelled pistachios (chopped)50gr blanched almonds (chopped) Preheat oven 180*C,line 2 trays with baking powder, sugar, spices into a large bowl and mix,stir the eggs and orange, until the mixture start to clump together,next add the […]

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Cinnamon Candle 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS glass tealight holder8 cm natural cinnamon stickhot glueribbongarden secateursbig candle Hold the cinnamon sticks,use the pencil to mark the height of each sticks,do this that sticks are all same level and cut,run a line of strong glue down one sides of the cinnamon stick and press to hold a few seconds to bond,leave […]

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Advent Calendar Sacks 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS Make 24 sacks of clothes with 24 small squares(to mark the day of the advent)fill each sacks with few treats (caramels, dried fruits, nuts, etc)can change the form for stockings, stairs, etc.

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Nougat Sweets ⛄

CHRISTMAS RECIPEThis sweet is perfect for filling tiny buckets or fabric cones or little box gifts to hanging in your Christmas tree! 60gr granulated sugar340 gr golden syrup60ml clear honey235 ml water2 eggs white (beaten)1tsp vanilla extract275 gr blanched almondshazelnuts & nuts in pieces Heat the sugar, syrup, honey and water in sauce pan until […]

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Winter Wreath 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS Choose different colours of fabric and trace small and large stars,sew around the edges and fill with fiverfil,place the stars on the wreath made of branches,attach with silicons.

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Angel Among 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS Cut a pieces of felt and cut the wings,adhere the iron adhesive to the back,stitch little beans and beads normal,sewing and stitch a ribbon in place on the beads,side of the wings in the centre of your bottle,with wire & beads do the crown

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Aromatic Star Ornaments 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS Wrap a fabric trim around the foam disk,cut 30,5 cm of gold cord and sew around the disk,plush hanger and sort the bay leaves (16) in for of star,decor with bead larger and little (you can sew it) decor with beads larger and little (you can sew it or use silicon)

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Foam Balls Decor 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS Embellish your foam balls with beads, cloves, cinnamon stick, etc.then hang it on your garland, wire, windows, tree,

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Glimmering Crystal Icicles 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS Hanging on your tree or along your mantel or curtains,Cut (25,4 cm) of flexible beading wire (for each ornament),thread a crimp tube onto the wire,followed by seed beads,the crystal prism,and more seed beads,mix in clear and coloured crystal beds on other ornaments,run the other end of the wire through the crimp tube,to fit […]

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Beaded Felt Ornaments 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS Cut out the shapes from different colour of felt,and attach layer,with invisible thread sew zig zag,cut the wire and beading the sewing on your felt and glue with silicon.

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Poinsettia Wreath 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS Measure and cut the red felt into (11,4 x 15,2 cm) pieces as needed to rover the front and sides of the wreath,pin in place with flat head pins at corners, smoothing the fabric and trimming the excess,cut out approximately 13 green leaves (7,6 cm x 7,6 cm) at the widest point,pin from […]

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Merry Magnets 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS They ‘ll sparkle and shine wherever you place them,for first, cut out (3,8cm) circles from your chosen designs (of paper, fabric, stickers, etc),choose the order for your lettering, stick the letters onto the cut out circles,adhere the glass nuggets on top of the cut circles with decoupage medium,rub any bubbles off to the […]

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Silvery Cone Tree 🎅

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS Stick a toothpick deep into the top point of each cone (of foam or tecnopoor) as handle,pour bugle beads onto a paper plate,glue the cone and roll on the paper plate (don’t force the beads),let dry,remove the toothpick and brush off the excess,with silicons attach silver beads round,with wire flowers needle a tigh […]

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