Last Day For Online Christmas Gift Shopping

Deadline For Online Christmas Shopping

Hopefully by now you have finished most of your Christmas shopping.  If not, you still have some time for local shopping.

As for me, I have a low tolerance for large crowded stores and shopping among last minute stressed out Christmas shoppers.  So if I can, I absolutely avoid going any where near a brick and mortar retail store the last few weeks leading up to Christmas.  If you share my same sentiment, there is still time for you to shop online.  If you are looking for something unusual for someone special, I highly recommend shopping on Etsy.

While my Etsy shops offer more Christmas decorating, holiday crafting and home decor, rather than gifts, you can still browse any of them by clicking on the links below-

ONCE UPON A HOME DESIGNS

THE PARTY FETTI SHOP

READY SET CRAFT KITS

I have plenty of Christmas ornaments that are ready to ship, so why not add one last handmade ornament to the Christmas tree this year!  Or maybe a little something new next year, like a tree banner or letter garland. . . yes, my Christmas letter banners look amazing hanging in the tree!

I highly recommend selecting PRIORITY shipping at checkout if if is available in any Etsy shop at checkout or to first reach out to an Etsy seller to confirm they can get something to you before Christmas.  Many do offer ready to ship gifts just for you last minute online shoppers but some sellers may have a much longer custom made to order production time- so it’s best to ask first before buying online.

If you are looking for Christmas shopping tips, holiday decorating inspiration and gift wrapping ideas, I’ve put together a quick roundup of some of my previous holiday posts here on the blog.  Sit down with a cup of coffee and enjoy some of my previous holiday tips by clicking on any of the links below-

Free Printable Christmas Tags

More Free Christmas Gift Tags

All my other Christmas inspiration and ideas can be found easily on my blog by clicking here- CHRISTMAS

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FREE CHRISTMAS GIFT TAGS PRINTABLE

DIY FELT SNOWFLAKE COASTERS TUTORIAL

AND FREE CHRISTMAS GIFT TAGS PRINTABLE

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These festive trendy felt coasters make a fun and simple easy project.   Grab your cup of coffee and gather your supplies! The supply list and instructions to make these stylish felt Christmas coasters are below.  So easy and fast to make!

But first here is a set of FREE printable Christmas gift tags – CLICK HERE to download them.

Free Christmas Gift Tags

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SNOWFLAKE COASTERS SUPPLIES NEEDED:

  • FREE Snowflake Printable & Traceable Templates-CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD
  • 2 mm Thick Felt (in various bright colors)
  • Sewing Pins
  • Scissors or Exacto Knife
  • Fabri-Tac Glue
  • Chalk

HOW TO DIRECTIONS:

1.) Gather your supplies above. To make the snowflake coasters, print out the downloadable snowflake designs above and cut them out.  For the bottom circles, use a drinking glass or any circular object around the home that is either the same size as your snowflakes or just slightly bigger to trace around on your neutral or contrasting colors of felt.  These will be your coaster bases.

2.) Place printed snowflake designs on your selected colors of felt and trace.  I like to use a piece of sharpened chalk for tracing on any fabric because it is very forgiving and you can simply rub off any remaining traced lines.  After tracing all your snowflakes, cut out each design around the edges.

3.) To cut your interior holes or designs of the snowflakes, fold the felt snowflakes in half and cut each hole or design with either a pair of extremely small and sharp scissors or if you are good with an exacto knife, this may the better tool for getting those smaller lines. Open, refold the other sides together and cut according to pattern until all your interior design pattern holes are cut.

4.) Use the Fabri-Tac Glue (or any quick-setting fabric glue) to adhere the snowflakes to the top of each cut out round felt piece. Use sewing pins to hold them in place.  Let them set up and dry for about an hour and then  . . . Voila!  You’re done!

Grab your cup of coffee or tea and test these out on any table in the home.  These add a festive cheerful holiday touch to your home this season!

There is still time to order via USPS PRIORITY from any of my shops to get anything last minute before the holiday!  Stop by and browse Christmas decor to add to your home or a gift for someone special.  Visit my shops by clicking the links below-

ONCE UPON A HOME DESIGNS

THE PARTY FETTI SHOP

READY SET CRAFT KITS

PINWHEEL PRETTIES

Hope you have a great week!  Come back soon- I’ll be sharing some of my handmade Christmas decorations later in the week.

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GIFT TAG IDEAS & 8 SONGS TO GET YOU IN THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT  

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It’s that time of year where Christmas cheer is spreading. Only a few more days till it is socially acceptable to listen to Christmas music all the time.

Here’s some classic tunes for the season:

  1. Little Drummer Boy
  2. You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch
  3. We Three Kings
  4. Santa Clause is coming to town
  5. I’ll be home for Christmas
  6. O Holy Night
  7. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
  8. White Christmas

These songs are a sure way to get you in the Christmas Spirit. Next week we will be posting about some great Christmas movies for you to enjoy with your family, so stay tuned!

We have lots of fun holiday gifts and Christmas decorations over in handmade Etsy shops (Links below). Here are a few creative Christmas gift tags to inspire you, all available to purchase by clicking on the photos.

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     These tags will add a unique style to any of the gifts you give!

Looking to add some one-of-a-kind Christmas decorations?  Follow the links below!

 THE PARTY FETTI SHOP

PINWHEEL PRETTIES

READY SET CRAFT KITS

I DO WEDDING & BRIDAL DESIGNS

 

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