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2012 Calendar Tutorial

2012 Calendar Tutorial

This handmade 2012 calendar was supposed to be part of our 12 Days series, but obviously we only got halfway there before Christmas. We’re cool with it. 12 was a goal. Better luck this year.

Anywho, we’re still going to post all of the tutorials over the next few weeks. … Read the rest

December Daily | Day 19

December Daily 2011 Day 19 | 1

The “big story” for the day was Eliza’s letter to Santa. For the record, having your kid write a letter to Santa on the 19th is a terrible terrible idea. We asked what she wanted earlier in the month, but the star of the letter happened to be an Inkoos Read the rest

December Daily | Day 18

Welcome to Day 18 of December Daily!

Q: But wait, weren’t we just on Day 4?

A: Yep, I’m doing them all out of order.

Things were ridiculous there for a minute with all of the Etsy orders and my night job (which I got to quit: see the Read the rest

12 Days of christmas: Day 5 – Tree Trunk Candle Holder

Tree Trunk Candle Holder

Here at the Nerd Nest we’re teaming up with Allie from Alexandra Rae Designs to bring you 12 Days of Christmas (Projects)! It’s our goal to create 12 projects each for Christmas decor, gifts, and memory keeping by the 25th. That means you’ll get 24 DIY tutorials this month! Read the rest

12 Days of christmas: Day 4 – Music Sheet Wreath

Music Sheet Wreath

Here at the Nerd Nest we’re teaming up with Allie from Alexandra Rae Designs to bring you 12 Days of Christmas (Projects)! It’s our goal to create 12 projects each for Christmas decor, gifts, and memory keeping by the 25th. That means you’ll get 24 DIY tutorials this month! Read the rest

December Daily | Day 4

December Daily 2011 Day 4

Are these the December Daily pages from a week ago? Why, yes they are. In case you haven’t read the other December Daily posts, I’ll let you in on this year’s plan: totally laid back. Our Etsy shop has caused things to get seriously crazy (good crazy, but crazy) … Read the rest

12 days of christmas: Day 3 – Happy Holiday Magnets

Happy Holiday Magnets

Here at the Nerd Nest we’re teaming up with Allie from Alexandra Rae Designs to bring you 12 Days of Christmas (Projects)! It’s our goal to create 12 projects each for Christmas decor, gifts, and memory keeping by the 25th. That means you’ll get 24 DIY tutorials this month! Wohoo!Read the rest

Eliza’s Ornament a Day: Days 3-5

We may not have time to post about Eliza’s Ornament a Day everyday (or December Daily, but I’ll get there, I promise), but we’re still getting them made!

It has been insane around here (We thought the shop would slow down after Cyber Monday. Man, were we wrong!), so … Read the rest

12 Days of Christmas: Day 2 – Upcycled Rocket Ship Plushie

Rocket Ship Plushie Tutorial

Here at the Nerd Nest we’re teaming up with Allie from Alexandra Rae Designs to bring you 12 Days of Christmas (Projects)! It’s our goal to create 12 projects each for Christmas decor, gifts, and memory keeping by the 25th. That means you’ll get 24 DIY tutorials this month! Wohoo!Read the rest

12 Days of Christmas: Day 1 – Canned Tree Advent Calendar

Canned Tree Advent Calendar

Here at the Nerd Nest we’re teaming up with Allie from Alexandra Rae Designs to bring you 12 Days of Christmas (Projects)! It’s our goal to create 12 projects each for Christmas decor, gifts, and memory keeping by the 25th. That means you’ll get 24 DIY tutorials this month! Wohoo!Read the rest