Winter Holidays

Collection by Barb LaFontaine • Last updated 2 weeks ago


Christmas, New Year's and Valentine's Day

Barb LaFontaine

A Winter Evening

More excuses to 'festive-up' a scene! The darker winter evenings mean less natural light with which to shoot by — although this does make any oil lamps or candles cast a much stronger light relative to the fainter daylight.

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DIY Salvaged Junk Projects 408

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One Lucky Day

It's that time again.....Time to start the New Year fresh with a fun new calendar. I usually get halfway through January before I figure out that I need a calendar, so this is planning ahead for me. I have found a few fun ones that I thought I would pass along. This calendar I actually saw in Anthropologie a couple of years ago. I still love how a simple block of wood is the stand for the calendar cards and a pencil. I think great inspiration if you are so inclined to make your own. Stitched…

Tartan Plaid Lunchbox with a Little Christmas Kitch...

Hi Everyone, have you made a big dent in the Christmas Decorating, or are you still recovering from Thanksgiving? I've reached the place where the big things are done, and now I get to "play" with the vignettes and details. I've seen several fun boxes, lunchboxes, sewing drawers etc. filled with Christmas "kitch" and odds and ends on Pinterest. Those pics got me excited to do a little project on my own. If you're like me you have lots of small vintage minutia that floats around at Christmas…


Hello friends! One of my favourite things to create with Tim Holtz Idea-ology products, are little vignettes. I don't know about you, but I love all the Trinket Tins so much that I have a really hard time using them, I just want to collect them! I've actually purchased more than one of each... to use and one or two to keep! The first thing I did, was cover a Vignette Wood Box (TH93279) with plaid paper from Christmas Paper Stash (TH93739) and sand the edges. I then adhered some Funky Festive…

Cottages & Bungalows Magazine on Instagram: “Hey! The gangs all here! 🎅 We love this fun and whimsical display of vintage Santas by Jennifer of @sharedbelongings ! Isn’t Jennifer’s…”

3,083 Likes, 34 Comments - Cottages & Bungalows Magazine (@cottagesandbungalows) on Instagram: “Hey! The gangs all here! 🎅 We love this fun and whimsical display of vintage Santas by Jennifer of…”

100 Best Porch Christmas Decorations

Give your front porch a festive makeover with one of these porch Christmas decorations. These porch ideas are sure to impress your guests and neighbors

~3 Bottle Brush Trees~

vintage ornaments, bottle brush trees, french style, glass garland, Pink trees, vintage jewelry, angels, lefton pixie, rhinestone mermaid,

The Fir Lady returns once again

Christmas began to arrive in our home yesterday, as I staggered back from the garden centre with armfuls of pine, eucalyptus and berries. Now the house is filled with resiny scent, as is my hair, my clothes, my hands… it’s intoxicating. And the fir lady has once again come in from the cold and taken […]