Get the flowers long before April even has a chance to shower. To get started on this craft project perfect for brunches, baby showers, spring themed get togethers or just because, pick a few of your favorite blooms. Then, find some twine and tie a double knot at the end of each stem and repeat fastening the other flowers. Once you have about six finished strands, knot them to a twig or branch. Finally, hang and enjoy! Click through to find even more homegrown inspiration!
Miniature Green Stone Mixed Media Birdhouse by TheVelvetRobyn, $18.00....I would LOVE to do something like this with some of the small bits and pieces of shells and sea glass I've found. Would be SO cute...kind of obssessed with bird houses lately...LOL
If you don't have a fireplace, but still want to hang stockings and decorate a mantel, you can craft one out of cardboard! Using cardboard display boards (ones students use for science projects), you can build a realistic (and lightweight) fireplace. This simple DIY can change your entire living space and really set the mood for a magical Christmas holiday! DIY instructions here: www.ehow.com/...
How to Make a Cardboard Christmas Fireplace | eHow