I don't know about you but now that the Halloween decorations have come down I started feeling the cottage was looking a little bare so I thought I'd start adding a few festive decorations, especially as I am in full on Christmas crafting mode ... it helps to get the festive creative juices flowing ... any excuse !
I LOVE CHRISTMAS
over the last few years I've not really enjoyed it. From now until basically Christmas Eve I know I will be burning the candle at both ends trying to get orders made and run my market stall, attend Christmas fairs and basically be a festive bunny on duracell overdrive. So by Christmas Day I tend to be
exhausted dot com
So .... this year I've decided to forget about people moaning "it's too early for decorations" and start putting mine up now so I can enjoy them. Before you start freaking out I don't mean 'ALL' of them, just some.
I'm starting with this little fella ... Rudolph the spotty nose reindeer.
I've been seeing a lot of lovely stag heads online and in magazines and have even started a pinterest board for my love of reindeer!
I've had this little guy planned in my head for a while and finally got round to making him this week.
I love how he came out, although I'm already planning to make one a little bigger one :O)
Ho! Ho! Ho!
Orders to make and products to post in my etsy shop so I better go go go !