Year: 2014

Slow Down Strategy: Find a SAFE Word

Kathy Stowell is a certified Simplicity Parenting and Kaizen-Muse Creativity Coach turned Mama Bliss Coach. She is also the founder of Mama Bliss Coaching School.
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Kathy’s a Waldorf mom to two handknits-laden kids and wife to a rockclimbing-obsessed mountain man who looks exactly like Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka. She loves triple shot lattes made with copious amounts of organic cream, pretending she’s on Project Runway when sewing on Sunday afternoons, and spooning with her wiener dog under the covers on chilly mornings.

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Oh My! Gift Guide: Make It Merry

Oh My! Gift Guide | Week 8: Make it Merry

This holiday season, we’ve asked some of our favourite creatives, bloggers, makers and OMHG members to join us in rounding up great gift ideas. For our final week,  instead of gifts to buy, we’re rounding up lovely things to make during the holidays.

PDF Christmas garland and gift tag set from Evie Barrow

This adorable printable garland and gift tag set from Evie Barrow is the sweetest thing, download + print + cut your way to a creative Christmas!

Free printable wrapping paper sheets for small packages from Shauna Lynn Panczyszyn

Wrap up your small packages with these free printable wrapping paper designs from Shauna Lynn Panczyszyn (also be sure to check out her 12 Patterns of Christmas project)!

kirigami snowflakes

Paper snowflakes are always a fun holiday tradition! Free printable templates can be found here.

Paper Ornaments

Print, cut and fold these adorable Scandinavian-inspired paper ornaments from Sam Osborne.

Happy Happy Art Collective; 24 Days of Christmas Printables

The talented folks of the Happy Happy Art Collective have been sharing a free printable every day of December, go visit them to find this sticker set from Denise Holmes and a whole pile more!


There’s still (a little) time to whip up new Christmas stockings. Here’s a lovely project from our archives.

Cranberry Wreaths

Add a special touch to your holiday table with these Mini Cranberry Wreaths from Say Yes.

For more great holiday ideas, follow our Merry Makers board on Pinterest:

Follow Oh My! Handmade ‘s board Merry Makers on Pinterest.

How will you be celebrating the holidays this year? Handmade details and a big turkey dinner? Or perhaps kicking back with some take out and good friends? We’d love to hear all about it in the comments!

Book Week: Day 5

Oh My! Book Week | Day 5: Free Digital Downloads from OMHGThank you to everyone who participated in this awesome Book Week! For our final giveaway come say hi on Twitter & let me know your favourite book or author of 2014 and I’ll send you a link to download one of the OMHG digital books that will be retired in 2015!

Visit us on Twitter to enter

PS: Don’t forget all our giveaways are open until we choose a winner Monday morning, so be sure to visit all 5 days! 

Learn about Book Week & enter Day 1: Creative Lettering & Beyond + 5 brush JetPens 

Enter Day 2 on Instagram: Joyful Designs, Floral Designs & Doodle Designs + colouring pencil set 

Enter Day 3 on Pinterest: Pinterest Perfect! & Omiyage prize pack 

Enter Day 4 on Facebook: Make it Mighty Ugly & Scout Books notebook set