Archive for November 2009

How-to Create Gorgeous Christmas Balls!

We wanted to highlight this tutorial on how to create gorgeous Christmas balls we did last year! These balls are super easy to create… all you need is blank ball ornaments, glitter and glue! These make beautiful handmade and affordable gifts, too! I think this year I’ll be making some red ones with silver or…

Thankful for you!

We are so, SO thankful for each and every one of you! Your comments and emails always put a smile on our faces and make us feel so blessed to be able to create and make things for you. And your support over the years has been amazing – we love you! Last year we…

Gingerbread house time!

This weekend was one of the best weekends… ever! We had the entire family making gingerbread houses and it was too much fun! I’ll admit… they are a ton of work, but it’s totally worth it! Here’s how mine turned out:M&M roof, pretzel fence, rock candy walkway, lamppost… and Christmas lights!!And, here are some photos…

Winners!!!!!!!!

We have some winners to announce this afternoon from our post below! Each winner will get their choice of one of our four new digital downloads for Christmas! The winners are:blog comments: Candace H on November 18, 2009 8:21 PMfacebook: Melissa Darnalltwitter: kimsacks Please contact me via email with your choice of digital download and…

Our Merry Christmas Banner + giveaway

Here’s a little how-to post on how we put together our Merry Christmas banner! My mom and I spent the afternoon cutting, glittering, stringing and drinking cocoa and tea – it was a blast! The supplies you will need, besides one of our digital download banner files (Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, Peace Love Joy) are…

Christmas Digital Downloads are here!

We are excited to announce that the digital downloads for the holidays are now in the shop! We’ve made three different banners and some holiday bags, too! This is how the holiday bags look after they have been printed, folded and glued. The digital kit includes a pdf file that look like this when printed…

Magnetic Christmas Countdown!

We are so excited to share this project with you in detail! We came across Kerry Lynn’s Halloween Countdown Calendar and fell in love – it was exactly how we imagined our cut out numbers could be used!We were super thrilled that this project received a ton of good feedback at CKC Seattle and we…

Sneak peek at our new digital downloads!

Here is a sneak peek at our new digital download banners coming to the shop this Monday! We also will have some digital download Christmas bags, too! Can’t wait to show you the full reveal 🙂xo, Ellep.s. We are now on Facebook! Eek!! Still trying to figure it all out… but we’d love you to…