Make your own rolled paper circles for crafts

Make your own rolled paper circles for crafts

Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.

Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.

Supplies

  • Paper
  • Glue
  • Tweezers or needle-nose pliers
  • Non-stick surface
  • Hair clips (optional)

Make your rolled paper circles

    1. Cut paper into 1″ strips.
      Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.
    2. Fold strips lengthwise into overlapping thirds.
      Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.  Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.
    3. Put a little glue along the inside the paper roll.
      Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.
    4. Hold the end of the strip with tweezers or needle-nose pliers.
      Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.
    5. Use the tweezers to roll up the strip, folded (glue) side in.
      Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.
    6. At the end of the roll, add another little blob of glue and hold for a minute to secure.
      Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.
    7. Put a hair clip on the paper roll for a few minutes to hold it in place while the glue dries.
      Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.
    8. Set paper roll on a non-stick surface until glue is dry.
      Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.

Make a bigger circle

If you want to make circles of various sizes, lengthen the paper strips by inserting the end of one inside the other and securing with glue. Roll as above. If the rolls are really long, put glue along a segment, roll, then continue putting glue on the next segment.

Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.   Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.   Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.

Use your rolled paper circles for various craft projects, pictures, ornaments, and more!

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Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.   Rolled paper circles are easy to make and are fun to use in a variety of craft projects! Create a variety of colors and sizes for endless project ideas.

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$10 at Target: Prepping for the Holidays

$10 at Target: Prepping for the Holidays

Thanksgiving is almost here so this month’s $10 at Target is all about prepping for the holidays! It’s such a busy time of year, it’s nice to have a few things ready ahead of time.

This month's $10 at Target is all about prepping for the holidays! It's such a busy time of year, it's nice to have a few things ready ahead of time. 

Welcome to the $10 at Target Link-Up! Some of my blogging friends and I head to Target each month with a budget of $10 and share what we find in the linkup. Join in the fun! Link up below then check out what the other hosts have found this month!

Prepping ahead for the holidays can make such a huge difference in your stress level this time of year. As I headed into Target, my goal was to find things that would make the holidays easier. The Dollar Spot had so many great finds that really helped me out!

I found small red jingle bells that could be used for SO many different things. I got three packages.

This month's $10 at Target is all about prepping for the holidays! It's such a busy time of year, it's nice to have a few things ready ahead of time.        This month's $10 at Target is all about prepping for the holidays! It's such a busy time of year, it's nice to have a few things ready ahead of time. 

You can use these little bells as ornaments on a small tree! Check out this Kitchen Christmas Tree tutorial!

A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.

I found this awesome wooden tree which could be painted and decorated or left plain. Such a fun piece!

This month's $10 at Target is all about prepping for the holidays! It's such a busy time of year, it's nice to have a few things ready ahead of time. 

Also, this little Christmas countdown block is so fun! I love the little chalkboard on here. It’s a great finishing touch for so many places!

A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking

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This month's $10 at Target is all about prepping for the holidays! It's such a busy time of year, it's nice to have a few things ready ahead of time. 

Great finds for prepping for the holidays!

This month's $10 at Target is all about prepping for the holidays! It's such a busy time of year, it's nice to have a few things ready ahead of time. 

One thing that can really help when you’re prepping for the holidays is getting organized! Check out this post and the free printables that can help!

What have you found at Target? Link up below!

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DIY Kitchen Christmas Tree

DIY Kitchen Christmas Tree

A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you’re busy with holiday cooking.

A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking

This post is part of the Homemade Holidays Blog Hop and Giveaway!

Be sure to check out the ideas from the other co-hosts
and
the GIVEAWAY below!

Homemade Holidays Blog Hop and Giveaway! A DIY Cutting Board Tablet Holder makes a great gift for anyone who uses digital devices in the kitchen - or anywhere else! This project is a pretty addition to kitchen decor and highly useful. 

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Kitchen Christmas Tree

Supplies

Make your kitchen Christmas tree

Pompom Garlands

  1. Create the garland by threading a needle then sew pompoms onto thread. Alternate red and white, leaving small spaces between.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking. A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.

Cookie Cutter Ornaments

  1. Tie a ribbon around the top of each ornament.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
  2. Take a second piece of ribbon about 5″-6″ long and thread through the ribbon you already tied.
  3. Tie the second ribbon at the top to create a hanger.
     A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
  4. Optional: save the angel for the top of the tree.

Hang jingle bells

  1. Cut lengths of fishing line about 4″ long.
  2. Tie on jingle bells for hangers.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.

Round paper rolls

  1. Make round paper rolls.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
  2. Cut 3″-4″ lengths of fishing line.
  3. Fold in half and tie at the end.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
  4. Glue the end of the fishing line to the back of the paper circle.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.

Decorate the tree

  1. “Fluff” your tree by spreading out the branches then bending the ends slightly upward.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
  2. Put the fairy lights on the tree, leaving a little extra wire at the top to attach tree topper.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
    Regular tree lights work too but these tiny lights are nice because the cords don’t show and since they’re battery operated, you can put the tree wherever you want.
  3. Place the angel or star on the top of the tree. Use the extra wire from the lights to secure.
  4. Add pompom garland.
  5. Hang the cookie cutters, spacing as desired.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
  6. Add the jingle bells and paper rolls.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
  7. Complete your display with little wrapped boxes or other decorations.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.

    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
    A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.

Enjoy your kitchen Christmas tree!

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A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.

A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.
Make your own Holiday Survival Kit

Make your own Holiday Survival Kit

A holiday survival kit makes a great gift for friends, family, neighbors, and more! You can swap things around to customize your gift and make it perfect!

A holiday survival kit makes a great gift for friends and family! You can swap things around to customize your gift and make it perfect! DIY Gift

A holiday survival kit makes a great gift for friends and family! You can swap things around to customize your gift and make it perfect! DIY Gift
A holiday survival kit makes a great gift for friends and family! You can swap things around to customize your gift and make it perfect! DIY Gift
A holiday survival kit makes a great gift for friends and family! You can swap things around to customize your gift and make it perfect! DIY Gift

Welcome to the Inspire My Creativity link-up! I’m co-hosting this link party with some awesome bloggers and each month we share our ideas with you. Join in the fun- link up with us below! Once you’ve seen my holiday survival kit, check out what the other co-hosts have made this month as well!

This month our theme is DIY Gifts!

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Holiday Survival Kit

Supplies

Create your holiday survival kit

First, grab the FREE printable by completing the form.

  1. Once you have the printable, print out a whole sheet, roll it up, and add it to your gift
    OR
    Cut out the sayings for the items you’d like to include in your gift and attach the to each item.
  2. Customize your gift to make it perfect for your family, friends, neighbors, or co-workers!
  3. Put it in a cute holiday gift bag and you’re set!

Here are some of the items you could include:

A Jingle Bell to ring in the season.
Bubbles to help us remember the wonder of the season
A holiday survival kit makes a great gift for friends and family! You can swap things around to customize your gift and make it perfect! DIY Gift

A Candle to light the way.
A Candy Cane to catch anyone sneaking out of bed.
A holiday survival kit makes a great gift for friends and family! You can swap things around to customize your gift and make it perfect! DIY Gift

An Empty Coin Purse to remember those who have nothing.
A holiday survival kit makes a great gift for friends and family! You can swap things around to customize your gift and make it perfect! DIY Gift

Earplugs in case any carolers get out of hand.
A holiday survival kit makes a great gift for friends and family! You can swap things around to customize your gift and make it perfect! DIY Gift

Tape because it’s always missing.
Ribbon for when you’re ready to wrap things up.
A holiday survival kit makes a great gift for friends and family! You can swap things around to customize your gift and make it perfect! DIY Gift

 

What are your favorite DIY Gifts?
Please share below!

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Handmade Holidays Blog Hop 2017

Handmade Holidays Blog Hop 2017

The Handmade Holidays Blog Hop is here! Check out over 100 handmade gift ideas for everyone on your list!

Homemade Holidays Blog Hop and Giveaway! A DIY Cutting Board Tablet Holder makes a great gift for anyone who uses digital devices in the kitchen - or anywhere else! This project is a pretty addition to kitchen decor and highly useful.

Check out all the great ideas

& Enter the GIVEAWAY!

The giveaway link is in all the posts!

Day One: DIY GIFTS

DIY Cutting Board Tablet Holder

A DIY Cutting Board Tablet Holder makes a great gift for anyone who uses digital devices in the kitchen - or anywhere else! This project is a pretty addition to kitchen decor and highly useful. 

 

Day Two: HOLIDAY HOME DECOR

DIY Kitchen Christmas Tree

 A Kitchen Christmas tree is a festive addition to your holiday decor and a fun way to enjoy your decorations while you're busy with holiday cooking.

Day Three: HOLIDAY RECIPES

Cranberry Orange Shortbread Cookies

Enjoy the flavors of the season with Cranberry Orange Shortbread Cookies! This delicious recipe is perfect for home, parties, and gifts.

 

Homemade Holidays Blog Hop and Giveaway! A DIY Cutting Board Tablet Holder makes a great gift for anyone who uses digital devices in the kitchen - or anywhere else! This project is a pretty addition to kitchen decor and highly useful.

 

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