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These Blocks are SO simple to make and make great gifts! All I did was get a 4×4 cut down. A 4×4 is really only 3 1/2 inches long, so cut them down in 3 1/2 in increments.
The next step is to paint the block. Then add some vinyl (I used my handy dandy Silhouette for this). Then you will apply the vinyl and tie a ribbon on top. That’s it! Super Easy- Super Cute!
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Here’s one I made for Thanksgiving. You really could get creative and personalize these however you’d like.
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Then we also made these Christmas Countdown Blocks at a craft night I hosted a couple months ago. Same concept as the blocks above, except you mod podge a 3×3 piece of paper onto the blocks before applying the vinyl.
* If you don’t have access to vinyl and need some cut, shoot me an e-mail at iheartnaptime (at) gmail (dot) com *
Oh ya and ….
TGIF!!! I’m hoping to finish a few projects this weekend… we’ll see if that happens! :)
Jamielyn Nye is the owner and managing editor of I Heart Nap Time. She aspires to reach women, get their creative juices flowing, and to genuinely inspire. Her unique projects have been featured on many popular websites, including: BHG, Martha Stewart, Fox, ABC, People, Parents and more. When she’s not creating . . . Jamielyn loves to chase her two little monkeys and snuggle up on the couch with her man.

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10 Responses to “Christmas Blocks!”

  1. Haleyuns

    So very cute! I featured it on my little blog auntielolocrafts.blogspot.com
    Thanks!!

    Lois

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  2. Joy @ Thrifty Parsonage Living

    Very cute… I really like the count down blocks. I'll have to give it a try.

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  3. Tres French Hens

    Jamielyn, I made some of these for my teachers and would love to show them on my blog. Would that be okay if I showed my pictures and linked back to you? Thanks for your consideration!

    Merry Christmas

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