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Hi! welcome to the 4th edition of funkytime magazine, the holiday issue! Christmas for me has to sparkle, glitter, twinkle and be magical. so â€œwhen in doubt, just add glitterâ€? is the motto! This is a season of celebration, a visual buffet of creativity and decoration; be on your best, your guests and neighbors will be watching, and what better inspiration could you have than this new edition of Funkytime magazine! merry christmas!
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MULLING SPICES A perfect gift
1/3 Sugar or honey
Ingredients: 2 Tb
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Mix all spices to your tasting, use only a litte bit of lavender, as it has an intensive taste.
For 1 Bottle of Hot Spiced Wine ulling 2 tbsps of m spices
1 bottle o red wine f 1/3 cup su gar or hone y
For 1 Bottle of Hot Spiced cider 2 tbsps of mulling spices 1 bottle of cider
Make your own
Make your own
in 4 easy steps...
Ingredients: Ingredients dry ingredients
8 oz. baking soda 4 oz citric acid 4 oz. corn starch 4 oz. Epsom salts
2 tsp essential oil 3/4 tsp water 2.5 tsp almond oil A few drops food coloring
Mix dry ingredients...
wet ingredients in separate glass.
Slowly add wet ingredients to dry ingredients and stir with a wisk. Mixture should clump together in your hands.
Place sugar flowers/hearts or glitter on the bottom of a styrofoam or plastic cup, add soap mixture on top.
Pack mixture tightly. Push down the mixture into the cup using a small glass bottle.
Release from cup carefully
Dry on a towl for one or two days.
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ecoArt is excited about decking our halls for the Christmas season! On
each of the first 12 days in December, we are going to share a fun and easy ornament craft for you to do at decoart.com/holidays. Use our free and simple step-by-step instructions and patterns to create a Christmas tree full of trendy, coordinating ornaments.
Do you have a collection of jars with hopes that youâ€™ll find something cool to do with them one day?
You will need:
Christmas candy Glue gun bakers twine jars wheel silver wire
Cut bakers twine in different lengths and attach candy at the end with hot glue.
attach your jars with silver wire to the wheel/ pulley and place a tealight inside.
attach as well the candy+twine strings to the wheel.
attach the chandelier to the ceiling, use a strong hook, as it can get heavy because of the jars.
on a stick.
you will need zip lock bags or piping bags a double boiler or pan with a glass bowl that can sit over simmering water wooden sticks or spoons ice trays
ingredients 8 oz. chocolate (bittersweet. semisweet. white chocolate- they all work)
1/4 cup cacao sifted
1/2 confectioner's sugar sifted
christmas candy chili pepper & peppercorn pinch of salt
warm chocolate slowly in a double boiler. & mix remaining ingredients into the warm melted chocolate..
let cool a little. insert woodden spoon or stick & a chili pepper or christmas candy or sprinkle pepper corns on top.
if you don't have a small cookie cutter.. simply cut out a strip of aluminum from an aluminum plate or bowl and bend it so it makes a heart or star shape .
styrofoam balls scissors
runv thread through
Elf a a Papertoy
Cut Glu e
Christmas op’ p ‘ t tha
candy --> free download
Download the printable--> cut out along the lines--> lay a snap onto the paper and put a dot of glue on each end-->
take some thin paper, wrap the candy and confetti in it and lay it ontop of the snap--> tie a ribbon onto the gathers of the cracker using a double knot.
Buy the snaps here: http://www.christmascrackershop.com
you me up!
Glitter a a
You will need: mod p odge r e t t i gl n e d gol
papercups small brush
simply paint a star... with mod cup podge on to the & sprinkle the glitter over it.done!
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you will need:
Reach for the
or make your own...
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white c ardboa
you will need
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draw star on to cardboard & cut it out 2x (front and back side)
punch holes into cardboard for the little bulbs.
stick the bulbs through the holes and glue carefully both star shapes together with paper glue.
Make your christmas pop!
Make your cookies glitter!
forget plastic cutlery, wood is far more chic and also earth friendly- and the best thing: no dishes after the party!
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customize the cutlery & seal with food-safe shellac.
glitter name tags--> punch circles out of white carboard, paint with mod podge and sprinkle glitter over it. leave a square to write the name.
life wonâ€™t sparkle unless you do!
glue the glitter print
cut shapes out of paper
glue the edges on top of eachother and leave ca.3cm open at one spot
fill with candy or little toys and seal close.
cut out and glue numbers onto your shapes
Gifts from the kitchen
you will need: paper window bags scissors food (chips, nuts, pasta...)
download the frames & tags cut out a frame & glue it on top of the window of the bag
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Ingredients: 1/4 lb. butter 2 eggs 1/2 tsp. salt 1 tsp. vanilla 3/4 cup sugar 1 1/2 cup flour 1 tsp. baking powder 1/4 cup milk (or more) 2 1/2 to 3 lb. Italian plums
Instructions: Cream butter and sugar. Mix well the eggs, flour, salt, baking powder, vanilla, and milk. Grease a pan and preheat oven to 375째F. Spread dough on pan. Halve, pit and wash plums. Lay plums on dough with cut side up and touching one another. Sprinkle plums with sugar and cinnamon. Then dot each plum with a little piece of butter. Bake at 375째F for 30 minutes.
Good Luck for 2013!
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