December 2, 2011
Behind the Scenes : Handmade Holiday Week!
Posted by Jim Noonan
This coming week is Handmade Holiday week at The Martha Stewart Show and we'll be bringing you all new episodes detailing how to add that extra special touch to your holiday giving. From homemade photo cards and festively-stamped gift wrap to easy-to-make jewelry and unique fabric crafts, we have lots of great ideas to make this holiday season one to remember, without breaking the bank or eating into your valuable time.
With appearances from the likes of in-house crafters Hosanna Houser, Kristin St. Clair, Kirsten Earl & Hannah Milman, author and P.S.-I made This... fashion-crafting blogger Erica Domesek, sisters Julianna, Jade, Jamie & Janae of The Letter 4 Blog, and last year's Remarthable Contest finalist Kari Tarr, you won't want to miss a single show!
Check out the photo gallery below for a preview of the week's offerings!
1 On Monday, Erica Domesek shows Martha how to make simple and fabulous jewelry out of the new Martha Stewart Crafts / Lion Brand "Mambo" yarn!
2 Then, Kari Tarr is back on Tuesday to make these gorgeous glittered ornaments.
3 Wednesday morning Martha will reveal her own gorgeous tree decorating ideas with the help of these adorable, glittered bears.
4 On Thursday, The Letter 4 Blog sisters will show Martha how to turn simple, dried citrus fruit...
5 ...into lovely, fragrant and glittery ornaments for your tree!
6 Then, Martha shows the sisters how to make simple, stamped Noah's Ark gift wrap...
7 ...in festive and fabulously-icy silvers, whites and blues!
8 On Friday, head TV crafter Hosanna Houser shows Martha her latest ideas for on-trend, hip jewelry that's a snap to make at home.
9 And they look absolutely fabulous!
10 Then, stay tuned for Handmade Holiday ideas all month and see Kristin St. Clair show Martha how to make these dip-dyed felt animal art pieces...
11 ...and a collection of adorable felt wine toppers!!
And, in the meantime, while you wait for these new shows to air, be sure to check out our Handmade Holiday Gifts galley for more easy and fabulous DIY gifts!
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