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Saturday, October 27, 2012

Christmas Already???

Merry Christmas!! Ha Ha! Ok, I know it's not even Halloween yet, but I am working on Christmas items for my Etsy store. I'm not trying to rush the seasons so don't get mad at me...lol. I am actually behind on making Christmas items this year. I was extra busy with fall which was great! Most of my Christmas items have just come in so now I am on a roll! I will be adding a lot of new items to my store over the next several weeks. I have my first house to decorate on November 12 and for about two weeks after that I will be pretty busy decorating houses. I will try to keep my store stocked as much as possible during that time. However, there is only so much I can take on. So, that is why I am going to bust my booty to get a ton of items made over the next few weeks. Also, my stock is limited. There might be items I can duplicate, but some might be one of a kind. A lot of you seem to like the lantern swags so I will be making as many as I can. I just listed the ones below in my Etsy store. I will be making fun and whimsical ones along with traditional and elegant ones. I will also be making Christmas arrangements, tassels, frames, and even tree toppers! Just thought I'd get you thinking about Christmas!
 
Also, I am posting a lot of the items I have for sale on Facebook if you would like to follow me there. I am addicted to Facebook because it is quick and easy to post and comment. Alot of you are following me there, but if you are not I would love for you to join me! Also, I would love for you to follow me on Pinterest. I am not one to keep track of my followers but I looked today and have over 4000! Wow! The ideas are endless on that site...
 


 
 
Have a great Sunday!
 

18 comments:

Jo's This and That 3 said...

Boy you are on top of it! Thanks for sharing Joann

Foxxy said...

So pretty! Just like everything else you create! I had been looking forward to your Christmas decorations. Not too early at all.

Toria said...

Lol! I love your decorations so creative. Keep the ideas coming. I am glad I am not the only one ready for Christmas.

Brooke said...

Adorable creations-As always!

=)


Brooke

♥ Sonny ♥ said...

You do such beautiful work.
I know folks are thrilled to have one of your creations in their home.

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

These swags are just beautiful, Kristen! I am still enjoying the Fall one I ordered from you. I have it where I can see it everyday and walk past it several times a day. I know what you mean about getting things stocked and ready. For you especially since you do decorate others homes. I've been doing some Christmas things for weeks now getting ready for that holiday market in a few weeks.

Renna said...

These are amazing!! ")

Renna said...

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Renna said...

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Renna said...

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Cynthia said...

Thanks for sharing. I love these two pices.

Cynthia

NanaDiana said...

Hi Kristen! I am finally back from my blogging break. I just KNEW you would beat me to the punch with something Christmasy! I LOVE those swags. You do just AMAZING work...it would make me embarrassed to have my work next to yours!;>) Have a blessed, wonderful Sunday- xo Diana

Maria Morley said...

Those lanterns are beautiful! You make such pretty things! :-)

Apple Avenue Quilts said...

Beautiful! I'm so ready for Christmas decorations and soooooo tired of Halloween. Thanks so much for sharing!

Ramblings of a Southern Girl ~ Rhonda G said...

Oh Wow! These are all so pretty!!! :)

Jonell said...

Spotted you in a post on FB-beautiful Christmas creations..puts me in the "mood"..
will follow you..find me at like gramma's house blog also fb as jonell harrison-

Jonell

Wooden Exterior Doors said...

You did a great job on this Christmas decor! It is very lovely... Love it!

All That Glitters said...

Those are just gorgeous Kristen! You are so talented!

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