We have a thing for trees … Christmas Trees

Christmas Decor by: theDIYvillage.com

In our house we have a thing for Christmas trees. We LOVE them. In fact we have 8 trees in our house and the number seems to be growing! Our main tree is in our family room and sits right next to our Pottery Barn Inspired Santa.   This tree was my grandparents. It’s about […]

House Touring …

Hey guys if you are looking for us today we are over at Debbiedoo’s! Debbie was kind enough to ask us to share our home with her readers, a HOME TOUR! And guess what? There are never before seen rooms on the tour!  Exciting right? So head over and check it out and while your […]

Handmade Christmas Stocking

Christmas Crafts by: theDIYvillage.com

There is nothing more beautiful than a handmade Christmas stocking. When I was a little girl my grandmother hand made each grandchild one stocking. She hand wrote our names on each one and then carefully changing the stitch length embroidered our names on top. When they moved each grandchild was given their stocking and I […]

Santa & Cookies Giveaway Winner

Thank you so much to everyone who entered (and commented) the Santa & Cookies Giveaway! It was so well received that we have decided to make this an annual event!  So if you don’t win this year make sure to check back next December for another chance! I know you guys are ready to find […]

Christmas Mantel with Santa

Christmas Decor by: theDIYvillage.com

Do you have a Christmas Mantel? Every year we haul out what seems to be an endless number of containers from the attic. One of the first things I do, sometimes even before the tree is put up, I decorate the mantel. There is something about having the stockings hung and good old Santa Clause […]