I love Christmas crafting but haven’t done much of it the last few years. I’m hoping to change that this year so I’ve been scouring some of my favorite blogs for new ideas. Here are the best crafting ideas I’ve come across.

 Make your Own Christmas Cards
Caley from FavCrafts Blog shared her favorite Handmade Holiday Cards, “I look forward to the bright colors of the holiday season, from wrapped packages to Christmas lights set set against a snow-covered landscape. When I make Christmas cards, I want them to be equally bright and cheerful.”  She shares several diy card ideas that are beautiful!  Photo Credit:  www.favecraftsblog.com
Make your own needlepoint gift bags - instructions includedPhyllis Dobbs shares how she makes Embroidered Gift Bags that turn plain, inexpensive gift bags into something elegant or fun.  All you need is an assortment of plain gift bags, Pearl Cotton, and assorted buttons.Photo Credit:  phyllisdobbs.info