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Christmas Ornaments Type 4 – Day 2

Here are the next easy paper Christmas ornaments in various vintage bauble shapes. Type 4 is long and narrow, resembling an isicle: Type 4 is probably the easiest type to make, just accordion fold it, and glue it together before cutting out the sides: You can also adapt this technique to the other ornaments (Type… Continue reading Christmas Ornaments Type 4 – Day 2

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Calendar Sunday – Fairbanks Fairy Soap 1899

I'm sharing a truly unique treat with you tonight, a very rare Fairbanks Fairy Soap 1899 Calendar with die cut oval openings for pictures: I put photos of my highly beloved Grandma Oddny in each of the openings. In the middle she is around 1 year old (spring 1910), the right photo is her around… Continue reading Calendar Sunday – Fairbanks Fairy Soap 1899

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Christmas Ornaments Type 4 – Day 1

Type 4 of the easy paper Christmas ornaments in various vintage bauble shapes is long and narrow, resembling an isicle: Here are the first 5 ornaments of Type 3: Type 4 is probably the easiest type to make, just accordion fold it, and glue it together before cutting out the sides: You can also adapt… Continue reading Christmas Ornaments Type 4 – Day 1

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Christmas Ornaments Type 3 – Day 4

Here are the last 5 of Type 3 of the easy paper Christmas ornaments in various vintage bauble shapes: INSTRUCTIONS: Print the ornament on cardstock, my go-to paper is Canon Matte Photo Paper (160g) Score on the dotted lines and fold Cut out the 4 pieces Glue the pieces back-to-back, to create a 3D ornament.… Continue reading Christmas Ornaments Type 3 – Day 4

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Christmas Ornaments Type 3 – Day 3

The next 4 Type 3 of the easy paper Christmas ornaments in various vintage bauble shapes, come with a musical theme: INSTRUCTIONS: Print the ornament on cardstock, my go-to paper is Canon Matte Photo Paper (160g) Score on the dotted lines and fold Cut out the 4 pieces Glue the pieces back-to-back, to create a 3D… Continue reading Christmas Ornaments Type 3 – Day 3

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Christmas Ornaments Type 3 – Day 2

How about some Type 3 of the easy paper Christmas ornaments in various vintage bauble shapes in neutral colors: INSTRUCTIONS: Print the ornament on cardstock, my go-to paper is Canon Matte Photo Paper (160g) Score on the dotted lines and fold Cut out the 4 pieces Glue the pieces back-to-back, to create a 3D ornament.… Continue reading Christmas Ornaments Type 3 – Day 2

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Christmas Ornaments Type 3 – Day 1

Time for Type 3 of the easy paper Christmas ornaments in various vintage bauble shapes: Here are the first 4 ornaments of Type 3: INSTRUCTIONS: Print the ornament on cardstock, my go-to paper is Canon Matte Photo Paper (160g) Score on the dotted lines and fold Cut out the 4 pieces Glue the pieces back-to-back,… Continue reading Christmas Ornaments Type 3 – Day 1

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Christmas Ornaments Type 2 – Day 4

Here are the last five Type 2 easy paper Christmas ornaments in various vintage bauble shapes: INSTRUCTIONS: Print the ornament on cardstock, my go-to paper is Canon Matte Photo Paper (160g) Score on the dotted lines and fold Cut out the 4 pieces Glue the pieces back-to-back, to create a 3D ornament. You might want to… Continue reading Christmas Ornaments Type 2 – Day 4

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Christmas Ornaments Type 2 – Day 3

Here are another four  Type 2 easy paper Christmas ornaments in various vintage bauble shapes: INSTRUCTIONS: Print the ornament on cardstock, my go-to paper is Canon Matte Photo Paper (160g) Score on the dotted lines and fold Cut out the 4 pieces Glue the pieces back-to-back, to create a 3D ornament. You might want to… Continue reading Christmas Ornaments Type 2 – Day 3