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Dining: All dressed up for the holidays

This table setting was put together with the help of Scotch® Brand Expressions Tape.  It really is an easy way to take items you may already have and add Expressions Tape to create a quick, affordable, themed place setting.  Tis’ the season for big family meals, so why not add some festive touches to your holiday parties? sourcing: 1.) plates: tickar plate Ikea  2.)  bowls: tickar bowls Ikea  3.) bowls: Homesense  4.) napkins: Jysk (out of stock)  5.)  red striped…

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Holiday Gift Wrap: Snowflakes

These gifts use Scotch® Brand Expressions Tape to take plain white and blue wrapping paper to the next level.   Each gift uses easy tape applications in simple patterns to create a cool festive present! sourcing: 1.) snowflake ornaments: Canadian Tire (similar)  2.) snow globes: West Elm (out of stock)  3.) white mini ornaments: (similar)    For more Holiday inspiration be sure to visit the Scotch® Brand Style Blog.  They have more gift wrap styles and step by step tutorials…

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Holiday Gift Wrap: Brights

It is the season of gift giving, and with gifts comes the inevitable task of wrapping.  For many, wrapping a gift that has been carefully selected is part of the gift itself.  A pretty package for a thoughtful gift adds that special touch.  Over the next few days it there will be a perfect chaos of wrapping in this house!  Scotch® Brand Expressions Tape is an easy way to turn an ordinary gift wrap into something unique.  Over the next…

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A tree for small spaces

If you are in a small space and just don’t have the room for a traditional tree, here is an excellent way to get festive this holiday season.  This tree takes up zero floor space and can even incorporate your favorite ornaments. sourcing: 1.) lime green reindeer: Ikea  2.) striped pouf: Target  3.) green pouf: Jysk  4.) striped basket: Target  5.) noel ornaments: Homesense   Scotch® Brand Expressions Tape brings your walls to life with this modern take on a Christmas…

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Holiday Gift Wrap: Black and White

Although its easy to fall for so many of the Scotch® Brand Expressions Tapes, I have to say, my personal favorite is the washi wide zig zag pattern.  Of course I had to incorporate it into a festive gift wrap.   I used black wrapping paper and craft paper as a base, creating pattern with Scotch® Brand Expressions Washi Tape in Black and Zig Zag.  To add some holiday sparkle I used Scotch® Double-Sided Transparent Tape and sprinkled gold and black glitter…

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Simple Holiday Mantel

The Holidays present so many applications for Scotch® Expressions Tape!  We have developed several projects that can easily be incorporated into any home, as well as ideas for gifting this season.  For the next few weeks, I’ll be posting a few fun and easy projects that boost your Holiday decor or add a special touch to a thoughtful gift. Today I’m sharing a simple mantel that gets a Holiday makeover with Scotch® Brand Expressions Tape. sourcing: 1. candlesticks, vases: IKEA  2.…

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TAPE TUESDAY: Spooky Style

Halloween.  I love it.  The season calls for temporary decor that has no limits and Scotch® Brand Expressions Tape is the perfect tool for the job.  This week we’ve created an entry vignette that captures everything from witches brooms to spider webs.   source: 1.) frames: JYSK  2.) prints: Love Nest Design  3.) hall table: Bouclair Home (discontinued)  4.)  cloche (2): Indigo  5.) chalkboard, crow, vulture, pumpkins, glass bottles:  Michaels     By creating a few small projects and placing them…

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pinwheels and popcorn

It’s been too long, I know, I know!  Such is life during a major renovation AND having a milestone birthday.  Our wee girls are now 5 years old! and we threw a P-A-R-T-Y!  I have to say, it was exhausting trying to get the family room into useable condition and planning and preparing for a large party all at once.  By the time the big day was here hubby and I were beyond tired.  I didn’t end up getting all…

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