2nd Annual Handmade Holiday Link Up

2nd Annual Handmade Holiday Link Up
THE HANDMADE HOLIDAY LINK UP IS A LINK PARTY FOR ETSY SHOPS, HANDMADE SHOPS OR A HANDMADE ITEMS THAT YOU SELL

Thursday, November 27, 2014

INKLING: Birch Thank You Cards–Free Printable

A few weeks ago I created some free printable Birch Gift Tags and they were quite popular. Yay!  In honor of Thanksgiving, I created a matching set of Birch Thank You cards. I’m so thankful for all of you and wanted to share these with you on this day of thanksgiving. The link to download the free printable is at the end of the post.
Birch Thank You Card 1I made a version with a nice serif font.


Wednesday, November 26, 2014

HOMEWORK (Reading): Artful Christmas 30 Elegant Craft Projects

Artful Christmas Book Review via homework - carolynshomework (1)Today’s reading aka book review is just in time for the holidays. Artful Christmas by Susan Wasinger has over 30 elegant craft projects that will make your house beautiful for Christmas without breaking the bank.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

The Inspiration Board: Creative Party 182 & Pecan Mini Tarts


Happy Thanksgiving week everyone. If you’re here in the U.S. it’s a big week for us. Time for turkey, stuffing and all the trimmings – and lots of pie! Have you seen the joke on Facebook “It’s Thanksgiving – time to set your scales back 10 pounds”. Haha – I love that one. Anyway, I’m so happy that you’re here and willing to share your amazing creativity on The Inspiration Board.

So let’s get this creative party started. Share your creativity by linking up below. I love pinning and sharing your projects. The features will be up as always on Friday.

Monday, November 24, 2014

INKLING: The Cinch–DIY Spiral Notebooks

The Cinch DIY Notebooks via homework - carolynshomework (2)
Guess what I’m going to be making for Christmas gifts? Lots and lots of pretty spiral bound notebooks. And it’s super easy now that I have a Cinch by We R Memory Keepers. The Cinch is basically like a comb binder but with nifty features that make it easy to create pretty notebooks.



Friday, November 21, 2014

The Inspiration Board: Spotlight 181 & White Christmas

Hello friends! It’s Friday and we did it again. We crafted, decorated, cooked, baked, sewed and diyed through the week. All while inspiring each other. Hip hip hooray for creative sharing. Thank you to everyone who stopped by this week and a big virtual hug to those of you who shared a project here on homework. Here’s a recap of what I shared this week.



And now for the projects featured in the Spotlight this week.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

CELEBRATIONS: Vintage Button Napkin Rings

Vintage Button Napkin Ring via homework - carolynshomework (5)One week until the big turkey day! Are you getting ready? I made these vintage button napkin holders that I think will look nice for Thanksgiving.



Wednesday, November 19, 2014

AU NATURALE: Bird Seed Acorn Cakes

As the weather turns colder, it’s time to remember our little backyard friends. I’ve been wanting to make some bird seed cakes for the longest time and finally took the time to whip some up.



Tuesday, November 18, 2014

The Inspiration Board: Creative Party 181 & Cameo Candles


Candles 2[2]FROM MY ARCHIVES | Holiday Cameo Candles

Happy Tuesday everyone and welcome to The Inspiration Board Creative Party. I’m so happy that you’re here and willing to share your amazing creativity. You all inspire me every week and I can’t wait to see what you’ve been working on. The weather has definitely turned chilly – I’ve been thinking about comfort food, knitting with chunky wool yarn and of course all the good things that come with Thanksgiving.

So let’s get this creative party started. Share your creativity by linking up below. I love pinning and sharing your projects. The features will be up as always on Friday.

Monday, November 17, 2014

SHOW & TELL: 2nd Annual Handmade Holiday Link Up


Handmade Holiday Link Up 2014

Welcome to homework's second annual Handmade Holiday link party. Throughout the year, the majority of link parties welcome crafts, diy, recipes, decor and other creative projects but often ask that you refrain from linking your shops. Now it's your turn to market your handmade shop or handmade item with the chance to be featured in a Holiday Gift Guide that I will put together from selected link ups.