There is something so magical about wintertime that captures my heart. The sparkling of the sun on freshly fallen snow, the glistening of icicles, the scent of fireplaces keeping homes warm and cozy. I love it! Winter brings back memories of playing outside in the snow for hours with my siblings, the excitement of sledding down a hill, and studying the way my boots made impressions in the slush and snow as I walked home from school.
Now that I’m older I get excited for a new kind of winter fun … being inside, all cozy in my home, with a hot cup of cocoa and a table full of fun papercrafting supplies!
You can bring the magic of winter to a corner of your home with this fun project I’m sharing with you today. I used the “I Love Winter” collection
to create a pair of paper skates. I plan on hanging these on our coat rack, but they would also be cute hanging on a door knob, a chest of drawers, or even in a window.
Do you know someone who is battling the winter blues? Fill these skates up with hot cocoa, marshmallows, and chocolate for a warm, winter hello and leave them hanging on their front door as a fun surprise. I know *I* would love it if someone left something like this for ME!
What are you waiting for? It’s the perfect time of year to pull out your craft supplies and spend a cozy afternoon inside creating something just for fun … just because.
SUPPLIES: Ultra White Felt Designer Cardstock
, Charcoal Grey Linen Designer Cardstock
, I Love Winter Collection
: Chilly Day Paper
, 3×4 Journaling Cards Paper
, Warm Wishes Paper
, 12×12 Element Sticker
, 6×13 Chipboard Accents
, Ephemera Pack
, Decorative Brads
, Enamel Dots
, Ribbon, Scissors, Adhesive, Foam Squares, Silhouette Cameo Electronic Die Cutting Machine, Cut File (Winter Gazebo SVG Set by SVG Cuts.com