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These easy home dec and accessory projects can be whipped up in an afternoon during the busy holiday season. These designs are from the December 2013 issue of Burda Style magazine. Make one for yourself or as a gift! All of these patterns except the slippers are free draft-it-yourself projects.

Wrapping presents and storing holiday keepsakes is more fun in decorative handmade boxes.

Make an heirloom keepsake they’ll love and treasure forever. This soft mouse softie is perfect for little hands and will be a child’s new best friend. A great stash buster!

Entertain at brunch or any time of day with this darling handpainted Tea Set. Customize each piece to match your decor and style.

Wrap a gift in a reusable bag, or use these fun Zipper Pouches to hold cosmetics while you travel. These quick projects are addictive

Playing dress-up is more fun with a little pair of cat ears. These get glammed up with metallic paint.

Embroider a pair of warm and toasty slippers for everyone on your list. This pattern comes in two sizes, adult and child.

A Stuffed Deer Softie makes a unique alternative to the usual stuffed bears. This pattern makes a a sweet gift that they’ll save for a lifetime.

These DIY Rope Frames have a rustic touch that looks lovely over a roaring fire, or just as part of a holiday arrangement.

Spend a cozy afternoon indoors making these simple projects. You’ll get two memories, one while you craft, and another when you get to enjoy the finished toys and decor.

Happy sewing!


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    Dec 14, 2013, 07.59 AMby jaimefranklin

    These gifts are perfect to celebrate your Christmas.They can enhance beauty of your home as well.http://oceansremog.tumblr.com/

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    Dec 10, 2013, 06.06 PMby nonoshuk1

    I think you have put the left and right slipper wrong way around?? Otherwise, it’s a lovely collection!

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