Tag Archives: Christmas Trees

Engagement Night

Twelve years ago tonight, my then-boyfriend proposed to me in front of this Christmas tree. I was living in a tiny apartment in Arlington, VA, and this tall skinny tree just fit in the space. Advertisements

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Cutting the Christmas Tree

While searching for the perfect Christmas tree at Day Star Farm in Leesburg, Virginia, we found lots of interesting things; horses,   and the candy cane tree, and clever repurposing of candy cane wrappers,

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A Kitty Skirt for your Christmas Tree (No-Sew Tutorial)

It’s like a 1950’s poodle skirt. But for your tree. And with a kitty, because I like kitties. And you don’t have to sew it (unless you want to). Materials: 1 larger piece of felt (whatever size and color you … Continue reading

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