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How to Make Paper Bag Star Decorations

With just a gluestick and scissors (and spray paint, to glitz them up), you can turn ordinary paper bags into foldable, 3-D stars to top trees or hang as ornaments. Here’s how.
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Eco-Friendly Gift Wrap Ideas

Try maps, recycled book pages, paper bags and other alternatives to wrapping paper for a special and eco-friendly touch this season.
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Holiday Home Decorating Ideas

A Twin Cities floral shop inspires creative seasonal decor with its annual idea home.
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8 Ways to Spruce Up Your Christmas Tree

With a pro designer's quick tips, your Christmas tree can look just like it's from, ahem, a magazine.
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Blogger Christmas Decor We Love

Get inspired by Christmas decorations from some of our favorite Midwest bloggers.
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How To: Create a Felt Tree

Dress up your holiday mantel with these DIY trees adorned with ribbons, doilies, buttons and bells.
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How To: Create an "Apple of Your Eye" Arrangement

Apples, oranges, and other fruits and nuts are traditional Yuletide decorations, and you can bring that old-fashioned feel into your home with this fresh and simple arrangement.
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One-Minute Inspiration: Christmas Mantels

Shiny ornaments and decorative snowflakes brighten the fireplace mantel for Santa's arrival. Don?t forget to hang the stockings! For more Christmas mantel ideas go to