Christmas in New York City

I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend!  We sure did, as we spent the day in New York City on Saturday.  Christmas was everywhere, and so were we. We left Grand Central Station and headed for Bryant Park to ice skate.  You could easily spend your whole day here, the rink is surrounded by holiday shops, and a restaurant with heat lamps for you to

Guest DIY Blogger Series: Styles by Holly

Since, like my sister, I am a huge fan of DIY projects, I decided to add a little rustic flair to my Christmas tree this year by making these super easy ornaments.  So turn on your Christmas music and get out your craft supplies, it is time to trim the tree! Pinecone Ornaments  Materials:  Jute Twine, White Acrylic Paint, Scented Pinecones, Ribbon, Paintbrushes, Glue Gun

DIY To Try – Hand Painted Mugs

Do you love to decorate cookies for the holidays?  Well, I have a better idea…decorate cups instead of cookies!  Or in this case, coffee mugs!  They last longer and are fun, easy and make perfect handmade gifts for the holidays! Your mugs don’t need to be holiday themed, you can personalize them with anything you wish as the steps are still the same.  However I

Cyber Monday – 20% Off Holiday Signs on Etsy

In honor of Cyber Monday I will be giving 20% off of my holiday signs on Etsy! Click HERE to Shop Use Coupon Code – CYBERMON at Checkout to receive 20% off any wooden Holiday Sign Sale ends tomorrow, Dec. 3rd. *When you are busy shopping for others on Cyber Monday, don’t forget to treat yourself too – with a handmade holiday sign!  Add some rustic

10 DIY Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas

With Thanksgiving and Christmas pretty much back to back, seasonal decorating can get a little pricey. That is of course why DIY projects come in handy!  You can search blogs and Pinterest for hours for great DIY ideas, but if you are like me then you will want the simple projects, the ones that make the most impact without all of the extra hard work

Christmas Round Up Giveaway with Two Thirty~Five Designs!

Ok Twine & Vines fans this is HUGE! A huge honor to be part of such an amazing giveaway hosted by Allison over at Two Thirty~Five Designs, a huge way to get great shops noticed, and a HUGE GIVEAWAY!  We are talking a massive prize of $350 worth of handmade goodies just in time for the holiday season! So what are you waiting for?  Find

Thanksgiving Tablescapes

Thanksgiving is only four days away! Have you thought about how you will style your table?  Luckily for me, my mother hosts Thanksgiving every year, so I usually don’t have to think much about it.  However, this did not stop me from putting together a few tablescape ideas while recently at her home.  With help from my mom we created three different table settings by

DIY to Try – Pallet Wine Rack

There is certainly nothing to wine about with this DIY tutorial on how to make a pallet wine rack! Considering I recently showed you how to make a rustic shelf out of a pallet, I found it only fitting that the next DIY post should be about making another type of shelf…for wine.  And hey it even holds your glasses too! Win, win, wine! The

It’s Beginning to Look a lot like…Thanksgiving!

With Christmas music, movies and decorations already out it is easy to forget about Thanksgiving, which is only 10 days away!  Luckily I am here  to remind you, with these amazing Thanksgiving banners! Below you will find some of my favorite DIY tutorials from bloggers, as well as some great Etsy options for those who are feeling less crafty, but would still like to have