November 15, 2011This IS Your Granny’s Crafting! Kitschmas Fever Edition!
By Betty Crafter
Hey y’all! Now that Little Betty’s Halloween costume is checked off the list, I can dive headfirst into my true passion – Christmas! Or as I like to call it, Kitschmas! If you follow me over at Betty Crafter, you may have seen my tutorials for making your own Kitschmas Wreath like this one:
or rehabbing a vintage Putz house like this:
My goal this week is to figure out how to make this adorable elf card holder:
Too cute, right? Well the sad thing is that the actual instructions no longer reside in the magazine where I found this. Someone ripped them out long ago. Whyyyyyy???? It’s ok though – not only do I intend to recreate it by the picture, I hope to make a tutorial for this as well so you too can have your own kitschy elf to hold all your Christmas cards!
Oh, friends, but that’s not all! Here’s a few more things I’d like to make from vintage patterns I have laying around:
Have any of you been making any Christmas crafts from vintage patterns or do you plan to this year? Link it up in the comments!