These fun and festive hair accessories will have you in the holiday spirit in no time. They are pretty simple to make—all you need is a headband, hot glue, and whatever embellishments you want. Use my examples as inspiration, and have fun creating your own!
Peppermint is such a refreshing scent, so I love the idea of this candy cane soap. I’m sure it smells fab and would really wake you up in the morning. And not only is this soap pretty, it’s made with the good stuff, such as olive, palm, coconut, canola, and castor oils, as well as shea butter.
Do you want to wrap a gift, but are a little intimidated by that fancy wired ribbon? Adding a bow on a gift is easier than you might think. Follow these steps, and you’ll be on your way to wrapping the prettiest Christmas presents.
If you have friends in your life who are skilled at wielding a knife, flipping an omlette, or roasting meat to perfection, read on. These chef-inspired gifts were hand-picked for you. Perhaps your chef friend is looking for a new gadget or simply enjoys experimenting with new techniques and ingredients. Whatever strikes their fancy, here are some gift ideas to inspire their creativity in the kitchen. (Looking for a tasty gift in a jiffy? Check out these gift baskets.)
This Maple Chipotle Grille Sauce is an award-winning sauce and one of Stonewall Kitchen’s top sellers. Use it to add sweet and savory flavors to meats or veggies.
Ever heard of cooking on a slab of salt? Use this Himalayan Pink Salt Slab for cooking meats, veggies, or even bread. I bet it would look nice to serve a variety of cheeses on it, too.
This Cast Iron Garlic Roaster makes it easy to roast garlic in the oven or on a grill. This gadget is great for budding chefs or seasoned pros alike.
Use the Brieftons Spiral Slicer to make curly vegetable strands. Not only is the spiralizer a great tool to prepare healthy meals, but it also enables a chef to get creative with his food presentation.
Looking for more gift ideas for the chef in your life? Click here.
This charming tote bag will make a nice Christmas gift for the foodie or the chef in your life. No matter what cuisine your BFF prefers, there’s an diverse mix of round foods on the bag. Jammie Dodger, anyone? How about a burger patty or daifuku? Your food lovin’ friend can use this baggie for toting around books, groceries, or whatever else their heart desires.
Create a 3D card with a combination of cuts and folds. Simply print, color, cut, fold, and glue. This card stores flat, so it can easily be mailed or stored without being ruined. Impress friends and family with your card making skills this Christmas!
When I was searching for a pair of candy cane earrings and came across these earrings, I was tickled pink! The candy cane by itself is a fun classic, but I just love the addition of the gingerbread man who looks like he decided to hitch a ride on the earring. Not only are these earrings cute, but they are also handmade with polymer clay.
If you prefer shopping online over shopping in stores, then Cyber Monday is your day to shop! Take advantage of these sales and deals because they won’t last long. Below we’ve compiled a list of the deals some of our favorite online shops are having today. Just remember, many of these deals end tonight, so hurry!
(Psst! If you are looking for more good deals, check out these Black Friday Deals—some of them are still good through tonight.)
I had so much fun looking for Star Wars themed gifts for today. In fact, I had a difficult time narrowing down the list of ideas. There are just so many neat things! I’m sure you don’t need my help determining whether your friends are Star Wars fans or not, but here are a few funny thoughts.
You know you’re a Star Wars fan when…
You (or your kids) renamed everyone in your family after a Stars Wars character.
Meet the Christmas gnomes. Left to right: Papa G, Mama G, Kiddo G, and Baby G. Kiddo’s hat is just a teensy bit too large, but it’s Papa’s old hat, and Kiddo can’t wait to grow into it. Aren’t they cute? They’re round, fluffy, and just a wee bit bouncy!
Make one or more—these guys are a great gift idea! With magnets on their feet, they are simply adorable as jar toppers. (Looking for homemade gift ideas in a jar? Click here.) They also might like to hop on your refrigerator or filing cabinet! Who knows what other mischievous things these gnomes might get into…