Wednesday, July 20, 2011

christmas in july all week event todays is home decor

Giselle was so nice to invite me to particiapate in the christmas in july all week, my project is for home decor I made this christmas latern house to hang with a battery candle .

here is a closer look with how I made it.
I started with a base I used the insert from a crayon box.

used jolly holiday cart

cut house from heavy cardstock at 8 in four of them

for the sides cut down sides of two houses to make a perfect fit

I have clear sheets behind the windows

layer snow cut all 8in

glue your house pieces to the box insert decorated add hanging rope and lite and it is finished

now head on over to Giselle this is the beginning

now hope you find lots of inspiration from all the talented ladies on this hop. be sure to look each day a new theme each day

monday july 18th christmas cards

tues- treats and favors

wed.- home decor

thurs planners and shopping lists

fri- handmade gifts

sat wrap it tag it

sun advent calendar


  1. Rhonda, this came out awesome, just fantastic, I love it!!!


  2. This is gorgeous, love how you have the light, great job!

  3. This is beautiful Rhonda - what a fun decoration for Christmas time :)

  4. What a fantastic project, I love it. would make a great gift as well.

  5. So cute!! TFS

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  6. Wow Rhonda,love your Christmas lantern.TFS - want to make one right now!

  7. very talented, I love it!!
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  8. Love this and the candle inside is great!

  9. Hi Rhonda........another awesome creation, love it, what a great idea. So pretty with the candle inside!
    Ps. love your new blog design this week! Its very cool how you constantly change it. Each time I visit I wonder what you will have next! Have a great weekend!

  10. very cute and clever. tfs.

  11. WOW!! This is a beautiful project Rhonda!!! That light just makes it more FAB!!

  12. Wow!!! I'm absolutely loving this!!! Beautiful!

    Sorry I missed the hop; hope everyone had lots of fun -- sure they did with all that talent!!!

  13. Absolutely gorgeous, Rhonda!! :) You are such a creative genius...

    Amy :) at

  14. Oh wow! This is amazing! I never knew that Jolly Holidays had a 3-D house. The candle inside is a gorgeous touch too. Great job, Rhonda!