Christmas 2019 craft list.

Discussion in 'The Creative Spirit' started by sweetpumkinpye, Jan 3, 2019.

  1. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    Have given it some thought and these are some of the things that I would like to do this year, both as Christmas gifts and for general crafts.

    Air clay trinket dishes,
    flavoured lip scrubs,
    knitted Santa tote,
    large covered peg,
    large CCS kit,
    knitted wash cloths,
    appliqued calico bags, (X)
    covered star ornaments,(perhaps for work)
    holiday appliqued tea towels,
    new santa sacks for DB, DD BF and myself (X)
    felt snowmen ornaments for work,
    dog paw ornament (airclay) for DD,
    embroidery hoop name ornaments,
    CCS and felt tree ornaments,
    crocheted rug,
    covered journal for my mum.
    framed dog pictures for DD,


    I am sure that I will add to this list as the year progresses
     
    Last edited: Jan 19, 2019 at 1:57 AM
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  2. Ahorsesoul

    Ahorsesoul Santa's Elves

    Nice list to have so early!
     
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  3. AuntJamelle

    AuntJamelle Well-Known Member

    I too have been putting together my list for the year! :)

    Lots of things planned that aren't for Christmas - class treats for Valentines and Easter, end of year gifts, Easter decor and some birthday gifts here and there.

    DS Birthday
    - Happy Birthday Poster Size Sign for Party Decor
    - Embellished Brown Paper Sacks for Party Goodie Bags (24)
    - Space themed Altoid Tin Set (gift)

    Twins Birthday, End of Jan - Recipe Binders - wanted to finish for Christmas but ran out of room in the boxes to send so I gave up. Going to try and get done!!!

    Misc. Things

    A-Maze-ing Printable + Valentines Pencil (Class Treat, 25)
    Easter Class Treat TBD (25)
    Speckled Egg Easter Wreath
    Felt Easter Garland, Design TBD
    Jumbo Yarn Afghan - DH Birthday
    Sisal Waste Basket (for downstairs bath) - Hot gluing sisal rope around mesh metal basket I picked up at a garage sale
    Painted Mason Jar Set - End of year teacher gift, one will be red with green felt leaf tired on, one will be yellow to suggest a pencil - still figuring out embellishment and one will be chalkboard black
    End of Year Gifts for 2 Aides, TBD
    Father's Day Gift for DH - TBD, will make something with DS
    Toy, TBD for 5yr old girl birthday
    Various handmade cards for birthdays, etc. (39)

    Christmas List so far is as follows:

    - Winter Swags (Not really Christmas but want to have done to put up when Christmas comes down next year - I've got most of the supplies purchased at the after Christmas sales and I think I may have all I need to assemble - these will go up on the French doors in the living room when the big tree comes down)

    - Red Felt Tree Skirt with Applique - Would really like to do this for under our big tree. Need to make sure I can make the pattern first then I'll order the wool blend felt. Will probably do black felt applique - will be fun picking the design!

    - Embroidered Sheet Sets (2) - Will embroider simple design in black on the pillow cases and flat sheets

    - Custom Cord Wraps - These will be for DH, you drill a hole in synthetic wine corks and add knotted bungee cord material - thought they might be useful for him out in the garage and will make a good stocking stuffer

    - Felt Ornaments, Designs TBD (20)

    - Salt Dough Ornaments - Will make with DS to give to various family members

    - Felt Sunglasses Cases with Felt Applique and Embroidery (7)

    - Felt Poppy Decorated Clothespin Magnets (4 sets)

    - Felt Tote Bags (2-3) - Plan to make the bags including felt applique and embroidery

    - Red Burlap Wreaths with Embroidered Ribbon Bows (2)

    - Felt Covered Meade Notebooks (2)

    - Felt Hot Water Bottle Cover with Applique and Embroidery (1)

    - Ribbon Paperclips (3 sets)

    - Embroidered Umbrella (1)
     
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  4. Minta

    Minta Administrator Staff Member

    I did a glass block with a nativity scene on it for my mom for Christmas and she really liked it so I am thinking about making one for various other members of the family for Christmas. The kids want to make ornaments so that will be on the list. I made a rice bag for my dad but I am thinking about making some pocket size rice bags for him and my kids to keep in the coat pockets.
     
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  5. sweetpumkinpye

    sweetpumkinpye Well-Known Member

    AJ, as usual an amazing to do list.
    I notice that you use a lot of felt. I have only done one project in felt but am going to do more this year. Will do decorations for work people using felt.
     
    Last edited: Jan 4, 2019
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  6. luludou

    luludou Well-Known Member

    Minimum of 20 ornaments for friends
    4 ornaments for nieces / nephews
    do more washcloths as some didn't get any this Christmas
    Easter crochet bunny
    Halloween - HPotter items
    MHH card inserts (to be determined)
     
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