Handmade Christmas

Home-made Christmas craft, food, and gift ideas – many of these form part of a series of blog posts I wrote for Christmas 2012, ‘Blog Advent‘.

Christmas crafts and decorations

Completed Advent Calendar  Finished bauble on my tree  Handmade Christmas crackers

Christmas bunting  Advent candle  Front door lights

Hazel stars  Fabric Wreath  Light Tree

Filled baubles  Driftwood Christmas tree  A very Swiss tree

Home-made Christmas gift ideas

Hyacinth bulb in flower, with hydrogel beads  Recycled chunk candle, burning  Finished wrap

Machine felt mittens

Christmas food & drink

Sliced home-smoked trout  Sloe Gin maturing in demijohn  Cake cooling

Smoker, set up ready  Lovely golden breadcrumbs  The Icing On The Cake

Advent - day 18  Sliced farmhouse pate  Stock, before simmering

See all the posts in the Blog Advent series, or read more from the Country Skills Blog >>

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