Nov 3, 2015
9 display-worthy DIY Advent calendars
Lattice Advent calendarSource: Ashley Swapp Credits: Style at Home
This inventive Advent calendar by Lexy Ward of the lifestyle blog Proper is also super simple to create. Start by embellishing 24 muslin bags with craft paint, then number each with stamps and secure the bags to a white lattice using washi tape. Don’t forget to stuff the bags full of holiday goodies when you’re done! See here for detailed instructions.
Birch branch Advent calendarSource: Jonathan Bielaski Credits: Style at Home
Stylist Tara Ballantyne is somewhat of a mastermind when it comes to DIY projects. This year, she's ringing in the holidays with a handmade Scandi-inspired birch branch Advent calendar. Learn how to make it yourself here.
Dixie cup Advent calendarSource: Lucy Akins Credits: Style at Home
Follow the footsteps of Toronto-based blogger Lucy Akins (the face behind the blog Craftberry Bush) and create a playful Advent garland. Start by covering Dixie cups in colourful construction paper and attach craft wire to each cup. Then use clothespins to hang all 24 from strips of festive ribbon. Find easy step-by-step instructions here.