15 December 2016

What to do Weekends #204 and Giveaway Winner Announced!

Last week's Party was our largest yet! 300+ of you shared all your wonderful creations! Yippee an Thank you!
Merry Christmas, Happy December and Happy Birthday to Me! Today, as a matter of fact, is my Birthday and  I am embracing each new year as a badge of honor.(of sorts)  I've made it through one more!
Welcome to Shoestring Elegance and the What to do Weekends Party!
Thank you all so much,  who come join us here, each week, with your wonderful Crafts, Recipes and DIY creations!  I wish I could Feature you all! 
I LOVE all the creativity you bring to this Party!  If you are new to the Party, Welcome! We are so very glad you are here!  I've have been pinning away, during the week, so, Please do check out the Party Board! 
Here are my Featured Picks for this week!
Janet from Rosemary and Thyme shared this beautiful Christmas Home Tour ~ Merry and Bright
and, AJ from Aspen Jay shared this adorable Hot Chocolate and Caroling Station! I want to go caroling with her!
I'd really appreciate if you could connect with us in some way. :) 
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Brandy at The Gluesticks Blog shared this beautiful Winterberry Pinwheel Quilt I'm a little jealous of her talent! 
Randi from Dukes and Duchesses shared these adorable Holly Jolly Christmas Printable Tags! Aren't they just perfect?
I'm actually a little jealous that I didn't come up with this great idea first! Patti from Garden Matter transferred Handwritten Family Recipe Onto A Tea Towel for gifts! It's a perfect one-of-a-kind present that I'm sure all will appreciate.  Nicely Done!
Laura from The Turquoise Home shared this yummy recipe for  Homemade Cinnamon Rolls
that I loved. 
Vanessa from the Tried and True Blog made this adorable  The Polar Express Bell "Believe" Sign that I think is just too stinkin cute for words.
Sam @ Raggedy-Bits shared this DIY Window Snowflake Sign that I just love!
 Mindie @ Born Again Farmgirl's  Chewy Ginger Christmas Cookies Recipe sounds super yummy!

If you entered our "Cooking For Jeffrey" you may like to know that we have a WINNER!! 

If you were featured, help yourself to our Feature Button!
Be sure to pop over to Linda's @ Crafts a la Mode, now, to see if you were one of Linda's Features!

With that said, the party is open! Please join in and have some fun and pop around, visit, even share some "Bloggy" love with your fellow bloggers. :)
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  1. Thank you for the beautiful Christmas-y party, Theresa! I hope you had a wonderful day yesterday! Your features are so pretty this week (and every week). Love that recipe tea towel!

    1. Thank you so much, Joy! I love having you here with me! It was a great evening. The recipe towel was awesome, wasn't it?!

  2. Happy Belated Birthday! I hope you had a lovely day, Theresa! Thanks for the party.

    1. Thank you so much, Beverly! So glad you are joining us! Love your mantel!

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