DIY: Christmas Card Holder

2013-12-17-010-edited-withtext Christmas is a week from today. I can’t even believe it. Doesn’t it seem like it’s still kind of March? It’s been a while since I’ve done a DIY project, and today I’m excited to share an incredibly simple way to display holiday cards from your friends and family. You only need 3 items and 10 minutes to put it all together. Even with the craziness of the holiday season, we can all spare 10 minutes for a little project, right?

supplies:
4 nails
6 ft of baker’s twine, cut into 2 3ft pieces
mini-clothespins (I found mine at AC Moore)

instructions:
Hammer a nail into the display wall and tie the end of one piece of twine securely around the nail. 2013-12-15-064-edited

Loosely stretch the string across the length of the wall, and hammer in the second nail. Repeat with the remaining nails and string, about 1 ft below the first string. Use the clothespins to hang the cards. 2013-12-17-002-edited 2013-12-15-061-edited

Merry Christmas!

2013-12-17-006-edited2013-12-17-005-editedTJ’s mom hand-stitched that card – amazing, right?

2013-12-17-011-editedHonestly, I think we’ll keep this up year-round to display little cards and notes that come our way throughout the year.

3 Comments
  • Helene
    December 18, 2013

    love this! such a cute idea!!

  • Ashley
    November 11, 2014

    These turned out lovely.. I love the simplicity and uniqueness of it and better to try that one this Christmas. That is definitely a great idea, good job !!
    Thanks for the inspiration 🙂 Cheers!!

  • Kaila
    November 13, 2014

    This is so cute! I really love the concept and also the ideas itself.
    Keep it up !!

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