last minutes ideas: decorating with ornaments

ornament place setting

  Christmas is a week away! Holy moly! I don't want it to come yet. I'm ready as far as shopping and planning goes, but I'm just not ready for the season to be over. I want a few more weeks to enjoy it. More time to sit in my squashy armchair with a cup of cocoa while I enjoy the … [Read more...]

mah na mah na

kermit

  I've been so excited so share these with you! Muppet Balls! Aren't they fantastic?! After I made the superhero ornaments I started thinking about other possibilities. We had just seen The Muppets so I had them on the creative brain. I love the Muppets. I grew up in a Muppet … [Read more...]

christmas porch

door hanger

  The weather couldn't have been more perfect this morning as I was outside snapping some pictures of the front porch. The snow was gently falling and it was lovely. All of my porch decorations came from items I already had. It's pretty simple and I love it.   This … [Read more...]

music monday: christmas music galore!

18- Joy To The World

  It's already been discussed how much I love music and Christmas music is no exception. I've done a few music mondays with Christmas recommendations already, but I have so much holiday music that I thought I'd just give you all a monster list of my favorite albums. I often hear people … [Read more...]

2 for 1: diy tree topper & divinity recipe

divinity

  It's a 2 for 1 day here at Happy Looks Good On You! You lucky ducks, you. I'll start with an easy DIY tree topper then share the amazing-ness that is divinity. (My mouth is watering just thinking about divinity.)   Part I: tree topper Pick up an old book from the … [Read more...]

christmas mantle

ornaments under glass cloche

  Happy Holidays everyone!! I love to change my holiday decor and try new ideas every year, but sometimes that can get a little pricey. So I try to use things I already have. This year I completely changed my mantle, but only spent about ten bucks. I'll show you what I did and … [Read more...]

superhero ornaments

superman ornament

When I was a kid, my mom had a Christmas tradition of giving my brother and I each a new ornament every year. They were always very fitting of our personalities and hobbies. It was something I looked forward to the most every holiday season. When we'd put our tree up my mom would hand a small … [Read more...]

twinkle light lamp….it’s a major award!

twinkle lamp

  Happy December! I can't believe it's already here. Among other festivities, this time of year also dons those fantastic christmas movies that you watch over and over again and could pretty much quote from start to finish. Such movie for us is A Christmas Story. It's got to be one of … [Read more...]