DIY Pinecone Scented Soy Candles

We all love that winter feel. The chill in the air, the kind of atmosphere it brings and that scent. We are quite familiar with that smell even inside the house, especially now that it’s Christmas, because of the Christmas tree. Ohh how we love that sweet, winter smell. Want to keep that smell in your entire house, you can make a pinecone scented candles. Hey, they would make a lovely gift as well.

DIY Pinecone Scented Soy Candles

Visit Evermine to learn how.

Have you tried making your own scented candles? They’re quite easy to make. You can start with this candle-making kit and read more with this book.

Candlemaking the Natural Way

Magic Snow Sensory Play

Wishing for some snow? You might have some of them outside already but you can’t definitely bring them inside your home. Maybe you want some of these fluffy white stuff inside that you can play with. They are excellent sensory play that you can so with the children before Christmas. It’s time for some magic snow.

Magic Snow Sensory Play

Read more at There’s Just One Mommy.

Are you looking forward to Christmas? Make it fun. Plan some activities that you can do while sitting by the fire while sipping a hot cocoa. And this magic snow would sure bring a lot of fun.

Be Amazing Insta-Snow Jar

DIY Planner Cover

I know, I know. We are in the digital age and we have our smartphones and tablets so we can take note, organize our stuff, or remind us of any meetings. But still, nothing beats the old pen and paper. Some of us still want an organizer writing down upcoming events and flipping through the pages. If you are that kind of person or you know someone who loves organizers, here’s a perfect gift that you can make and give them.

DIY Planner Cover

Learn how at The Art of Doing Stuff.

Do you also prefer using planners? Maybe you know someone who does and would love this gift for Christmas. Get your hands on an old leather coat or purse and start crafting.

2015 Planner

Stunning Marbled Clay Accessory Dish

When we arrive home from work or from a good day out, one of the first things we do is to remove our accessories and toss it on top of the table or somewhere. Tendency is, we are too tired to think about where it afterwards. Next thing you know, the other pair of your earring or ring is missing. You know what would be nice? Make a special place to them so you won’t lose another piece again.

Stunning Marbled Clay Accessory Dish

Learn how at A Beautiful Mess.

We are in love with this. The marble effect it creates using different oven bake clay colors is amazing. When you decide to make one, I know we will, make sure to use glaze and gold gilding for a more stunning finish.

Sculpey III Polymer Clay Color Sampler Multicolor