Dollar Tree Paintbrush Santa Ornament || Perfect for Santa Collectors

Oh my goodness - I love Santa's! Aren't these the CUTEST?! Yes, I do say so myself!! Do you know what the base is? A PAINTBRUSH!!  I love it! You may have seen these cutie patooties on pinterest, google or maybe at a craft fair but I have my own way of putting a spin on creating cute little faces (especially santas) and I'm sharing all of my tips with you today! Supplies: paintbrush (I used … [Read more...]

Rustic Jolly Tree Deco Mesh Wreath

Hello my sweet friends!  Happy December 22nd and I hope you are all doing well. I absolutely LOVE creating wreaths with so many different types of materials.  These deco mesh wreaths are so popular right now and the ideas are absolutely endless. Supplies: 16 inch work wreath form 21 inch red poly deco mesh 10 inch jute poly mesh green paper mesh 6 inch burlap ribbons (I used 4 different … [Read more...]

Simple Rustic Christmas Arrangement using Dollar Tree Flowers

I love country christmas and this arrangement just screams my name.  When I ran across these burlap flowers at the Dollar Tree I knew I had to incorporate them into some sort of floral piece for my home.  So simple and pretty. Here is a video that I share how I put this sweet arrangement together.  I love doing YouTube video tutorials and hope you follow me over there on my … [Read more...]

{HOMESPUN Candy Canes} Home Decor & a Give-away! {CLOSED}

Hello everyone!  I am so sorry that I have been MIA here on my CCbyTracy blog but I've been busy crafting and helping at the Select Furnishings store.  We've had several events and sales going on at the store the past month but now will be settling into the holidays.  I hope I can get some crafting tutorials up here on the blog.  I've also been pretty active on my YouTube channel and would love to … [Read more...]

HO HO HO Paper Mache Christmas Handpainted Blocks

I was super excited when I found these HO HO HO paper mache blocks at Wal-Mart this year.  I understand they were around last year as well but my store did not have them until now.  Yay! Here is a video tutorial of how I painted the letters, added dots for a polka-dotted themed Christmas.  Enjoy!   … [Read more...]

My Primitive Country Christmas Decor 2014

Hello and welcome!  It's becoming an annual tradition to show you some peaks of my most favorite Christmas decorations.  I am a country girl at heart and love the burlap, gingham, checked, red and green colors for my decor style. I tend to decorate with the same items over the years but like to change them up a bit adding in a few new ones. … [Read more...]

Red & Turquoise Christmas Deco Mesh Wreath

I wouldn't have thought of putting these two colors together in one holiday decor project if I didn't see an entire section of various holiday signs and Christmas decor items at Hobby Lobby this year.   The more I looked at all of these items available the more I liked it.  So, I decided to buy some of the materials to make this wreath.  The picture really doesn't do it justice.  The colors just … [Read more...]

{Country Christmas} Home Tour 2013

Here is a little peak at my Country Christmas Decor this year.... "Jack" - our Elf on the Shelf was laying across the "Naughty or Nice" blocks on Christmas Eve.  Maybe he was trying to give Spencer a message?! :) This wooden bowl is filled with a large rusty jingle bell, small tree pillows, peppermint pillows, burlap and yarn covered balls and some greenery. The Mini Rustic Burlap trees … [Read more...]

{Burlap and Gingham Wreath}

I love burlap, checks and gingham and this combination just makes me feel so sweet inside.  It kind of looks like a peppermint candy, if you will.  :) I am a huge fan of Country Christmas decor and this projects fits in perfectly with the holiday decor around my home. I created this project in about 45 minutes once I had all of my supplies there and readily available. Supplies: 12" wire … [Read more...]

{Christmas Stocking} Deco Mesh Wreath

These deco mesh wreaths may look intimidating but I promise you once you get the feel of working with the mesh you can make the wreath of your dreams.  The sizes, colors and supplies are endless in today's decorating world. This project started when I found this adorable metal painted Christmas stocking at a craft show.  It is painted just like the one you see in the picture except I added the … [Read more...]