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A Pinterest Christmas: Ornaments and Scrabble

12 Dec

Time for another Pinterest Christmas post! I hope you had a chance to check out last weeks! If not, go back and read the posts and make sure you check out the other ladies’ posts as well!

This is our second week and I will be talking about DIY Ornaments!

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I am always on the look out for Christmas ornaments and I stumbled across a few on Pinterest.

Let’s start with this:



Kendra and I decided to make some ornaments out of Scrabble tiles. We ordered a Super Scrabble of Amazon and it was here 2 days later (thank you Amazon prime). Why order a Super Scrabble? You get 200 letters (double) for the price of 100 replacement tiles. Score!

I had Chris cut the tray to fit Kyler’s name and glued a piece of ribbon on. Tada!


Some other Christmas ornaments.

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Next up is Kyler’s first hand print!

Yes, I know this is a key…. but this is what I wanted Kyler’s hand print to look like.


We picked up a kit at TJ Maxx and got to work. We were able to get 2 hand prints out of one kit!



Kendra ended up doing the house key since they just moved into a new house and had some left over. We started experimenting and came up with this!


My engagement ring and Chris’ wedding band with our anniversary date <;3

Next up is this guy:


Well this isn’t an ornament but it’s made with Scrabble pieces and since I already spoke of scrabble pieces, I am going to throw it in here.

I picked a fun red paper, spelled out “Merry Christmas” and found a bunch of random green buttons and glued em on the page. How did I come up with so many green buttons you ask? Before Kyler was born, I made a few art pieces with my Cricut and bought a Bag O’ Buttons to use for eyes and such. I had so much left over and it came in handy!


Thanks Kendra for letting me use the frame!

That is it for the week! Make sure to check out the other projects!

Amanda @ Without a Doubt – DIY Ornaments & Alternative Christmas Tree
Sally @ Chacha and Mogo – Ornaments & Junk
Kendra @ The Gilbertson Family – DIY Ornaments
Misha @ emerald city diaries –Clay Ornament and Pom Pom Santa
Maggi @ Greg –Ruffle Tree Skirt

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