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The vivid hues of autumn come together in this fun and easy project. A user in Massachusetts combined a potted mum with a carved pumpkin for this splash of fall color for the front porch.
Yule Log Candles
Loosely based on the old yule log tradition, user danielspaniel started keeping portions of the family’s Christmas tree trunk. Throughout the years, he’s turned the trunks into candle stands, starting his own family tradition.
Sparkling Outdoor Lighting Idea
User BullBrown1 says, “This project is super simple and easy -- I get nothing but compliments.” The reader suggests using various heights of tubes and LED bulbs for a shining outdoor assortment. Check out our instructions for the tube lights.
Holiday Elf House Planter
Pennywise from Pennsylvania bought a fragrant rosemary tree and decided to add a whimsical holiday twist to the pot. “I glued a row of craft sticks to paper, painted the door, and added a button doorknob and painted hinges,” she says. She finished off the door by framing it in craft moss and adding a planter.
Denise14 from Pennsylvania loved seeing our vinyl luminaries. She made these in a weekend and used C7 lights instead of candles.