A Homemade Christmas

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A Homemade Christmas

Creative Ideas for an Earth-Friendly, Frugal, Festive Holiday

By Tina Barseghian; Alison Kendall (Illustrator)

Harlequin, Paperback, 9780373892228, 128pp.

Publication Date: August 31, 2010

Making something with your own hands whether it's a plate of just-baked cookies, a handcrafted stocking, a homemade wreath, or a hand-folded origami ornament is a great way to connect with the true meaning of Christmas.
From holiday decorating to gift giving, "A Homemade Christmas" is chock-full of projects, recipes, tips, and helpful hints that are guaranteed to add a homemade touch to your holiday season. Open this charming volume to any page and discover a wealth of practical and easy-to-accomplish ideas for a homemade holiday:
create personal, distinctive holiday greetings
deck the halls with festive, handmade trimmings
cook simple but memorable homemade dishes
make unique, handcrafted gifts
share the joy of the season with friends and family
Packed with inspiration and how-tos for ideas that are family-friendly and eco-conscious, festive and meaningful, "A Homemade Christmas" will put homemade back into your holidays

About the Author
Tina Barseghian is the Editor-In-Chief of CRAFT Magazine. A writer and editor for 15 years, Barseghian has written about travel, lifestyle, arts, and culture for a variety of publications including San Francisco Chronicle, San Jose Mercury News, Design for Living, and ReadyMade, where she was contributing editor. Barseghian is the author of Get a Hobby! 101 Diversions for Every Lifestyle, published by Harper Collins in 2007. A graduate of Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, Barseghian now lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.