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Chalkboard Christmas Shelves

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I am so happy to finally share with you some
Christmas decorations in my home.
I have been staring at my empty shelves for about a week now,
just waiting for inspiration to strike.
And wouldn’t you know it, one day it finally did.
Or maybe that was procrastination setting a fire under my butt. 🙂
Either way, it’s done!

 

I knew I wanted to do something with a chalkboard.
Did I have one? No.
So that meant I had to get creative, which I did!
I found a great printable for my inspiration and drew it on
my self-made chalkboard.

My handwriting is not perfect, but I like that… it gives the sign some character.
Or at least that’s what I tell myself! 🙂
(I have a tutorial on how to create your own handwritten chalkboard)

To balance out the sign I placed some glass filled candle holders on one side…

and a glass apothecary jar filled with faux snow and a gold church on the other.


 On the lower shelf I placed two mini Christmas trees 
that I decked out with some ornaments and yes, even lights.

I do have an outlet close by but I HATE seeing cords.
So my solution was some battery operated lights!
Boo yah! 

You should see them at night.
Well here, have a look…

I love it when an inspiration comes together.

Have you begun decorating for Christmas or are you already done?
I still have the tree and a few other places left to finish.
I better go get busy! 🙂 

Thanks for stopping by and checking out my Christmas spirit. 

I Love To Link To:

Skip To My Lou
Domestically Speaking
Today’s Creative Blog 
The Shabby Creek Cottage  
The 36th Avenue
The Shabby Nest
Tatertots and Jello 
House of Hepworths  
DIY Show Off 
My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia
It’s Over Flowing
The Southern Institute
At The Picket Fence
Setting for Four

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5 Comments

  1. Your shelves look great and your chalkboard is amazing! I’ve not used the chalk markers yet, but everytime I try to pick one up at the craft store, they are out. Love your decorations!

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