If you have a sewing machine, shortening jeans is one of the quickest alterations you can do, so it is well worth the effort to fix those dragging hems once and for all... learn how at the Craftsy blog.
DERP!! Cheap alternative to a wicker basket... start with a cardboard box then....Simply remove the flaps, and then, starting at the base, wrap the box with jute string, hot glue gunning as you go. The tutorial for the liner is just as easy. Get the tutorial at Elizabeth Joan Designs »
diy felt star topper--oh my goodness, i looked everywhere for a star this year and didn't like anything--why didn't i think of this? i would change the colors a little, bit this is brilliant, and it will hopefully stay in place better!