Welcome To The 101st Masterpiece Monday!

Happy first day of December!
In honor of that, I decided to make an advent calendar.This is my first advent calendar, ever, I'm not sure why. Anywhoo, I decided to
go with a nautical theme.

  Except for the time consuming tracing and cutting, this was very easy to make and of course, pretty inexpensive too.



 I've been saving this corrugated piece of cardboard forever and decided that it would make some cute tags and coordinate with the burlap. I traced the seahorses out of scrap paper I already had and added a glitter eye.
 I used stickers for the numbers and used silver pipe cleaners to hang them on tinsel garland.  The Christmas ornaments are from the 99 cent store.
Linking up with Weekend Wrap Up Party at Tatertots And Jello

Boogieboard Cottage

1. PLEASE. LINK. BACK.
2. Feel free to link up any of your masterpiece's whether they're crafts, recipes, decor, thrifty finds, etc. (Please no direct links to etsy).
3. PLEASE. LINK. BACK. PLEASE.


Most of all, have fun!


..: Welcome To The 101st Masterpiece Monday!

Saturday, December 1

Welcome To The 101st Masterpiece Monday!

Happy first day of December!
In honor of that, I decided to make an advent calendar.This is my first advent calendar, ever, I'm not sure why. Anywhoo, I decided to
go with a nautical theme.

  Except for the time consuming tracing and cutting, this was very easy to make and of course, pretty inexpensive too.



 I've been saving this corrugated piece of cardboard forever and decided that it would make some cute tags and coordinate with the burlap. I traced the seahorses out of scrap paper I already had and added a glitter eye.
 I used stickers for the numbers and used silver pipe cleaners to hang them on tinsel garland.  The Christmas ornaments are from the 99 cent store.
Linking up with Weekend Wrap Up Party at Tatertots And Jello

Boogieboard Cottage

1. PLEASE. LINK. BACK.
2. Feel free to link up any of your masterpiece's whether they're crafts, recipes, decor, thrifty finds, etc. (Please no direct links to etsy).
3. PLEASE. LINK. BACK. PLEASE.


Most of all, have fun!


16 Comments:

At December 1, 2012 at 9:26 AM , Blogger Penny Phillips said...

Thank you for hosting..have a great week end! Hugs, Penny

 
At December 1, 2012 at 11:11 AM , Blogger Joy@aVintageGreen said...

Clever, and with a life preserver too! Thanks for hosting Mary, and have a wonderful week.
Joy

 
At December 1, 2012 at 12:52 PM , Blogger beachcomber said...

so cute! i love your nautical advent calendar :)
x

 
At December 1, 2012 at 6:24 PM , Blogger Deb Hrabik said...

Hi Mary,
Your life preserver idea is so cute!
Thank you for hosting the link party,
Deb@LakeGirlPaints

 
At December 2, 2012 at 2:19 PM , Anonymous debra said...

Oh I LOVE your advent calender! So festive! :) We always had one when I was a little girl, and then I had one when my boys were little. I wish I had one now after seeing yours :)

 
At December 2, 2012 at 2:45 PM , Blogger Kathy Moody said...

Love your advent calendar! Thank you so much for hosting another great party!! Have a wonderful wife.

 
At December 2, 2012 at 4:21 PM , Blogger AshTreeCottage said...

Your Advent Calendar is so creative. Love it!

Hugs,
Susan and Bentley

 
At December 2, 2012 at 5:11 PM , Blogger Confessions of a Plate Addict said...

Love the Advent calendar, Mary! Thanks for hosting!...hugs...Debbie

 
At December 2, 2012 at 8:15 PM , Blogger Mariel said...

So cute! I'd love for you to share this or any of your great ideas at the link party going on now (and every Saturday - Tuesday) at 'Or so she says ...' Hope to see you there! I added one of my recent posts to your link party as well! www.oneshetwoshe.com

 
At December 2, 2012 at 10:52 PM , Anonymous Laurie @ Simply Creating Home said...

Thank yo so much for hosting! Have a wonderful week!

 
At December 2, 2012 at 11:11 PM , Blogger Kathryn Ferguson Griffin said...

Thank you for hosting! Wishing you a beautiful week. Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

 
At December 3, 2012 at 4:25 AM , Blogger Denyse@Crazy Beautiful Life said...

Hi Mary! Thanks for hosting a great linky party. I'm having a, "It's a Social Hop like Crazy" party. I'd love for you to hop on over, grab a button and link up your blog.
http://mydailyphotojourney.blogspot.com/2012/11/social-hop-like-crazy-party.html

Have a crazy beautiful week!

 
At December 3, 2012 at 12:54 PM , Blogger Curtains in My Tree said...

I have wanted to make a cute advent calendar but can't get at it.
Yours is really cute and creative

I recieved one from my secret sister at church, ( not as cute as yours) LOL

Janice














 
At December 4, 2012 at 7:10 PM , Blogger Ivy and Elephants said...

Thank you so much for hosting!

Paula

 
At December 8, 2012 at 8:10 AM , Blogger sabri said...

Was Trying To Link Up My Project ...File To Large..OH Well..Maybe Another Time..Off To Work..Now..Sure Do Love Your Calender..Would Be Cute With My Frames..Happy Saturday

 
At December 9, 2012 at 1:58 PM , Blogger Karen Mary Butterfly said...

So many GORGEOUS ideas!
Karen

 

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