It’s almost Christmas already! Ahhh, how? No matter how much I try, it always seems to sneak on up on me! Are you with me? “Next year I’ll be more prepared” I say, and well it doesn’t really happen that way. I feel as though this year, I may be the most behind I’ve been in a while. Usually by now, I have 80-90% of my shopping done and even mostly wrapped. It’s really because I enjoy placing the gifts under the tree, which pushes me to shop and wrap earlier, haha.
There is always one or two who are hard to shop for, or you’re waiting for the sale or a paycheck to come in. Y’all who have your budget set and put aside for Christmas presents, you rock. Owning our own business (more so my husband’s business lol) can definitely have perks but it does make planning a little more difficult, maybe next year we will be better (haha).
I will be sharing some Christmas gift inspiration off my own list for y’all too, so you can stroll on over to that post when it’s available and check out some ideas if you’re still needing some presents. Some of the ideas are custom so you’ll have to jump right on those. I’ll also be sharing my (and everyone else’s) absolute favorite sugar cookies for some baking inspo.
Christmas cards were always something we would talk about doing, and then drop the ball on. Once we came to our first Christmas with little A, it was a priority. So last year we had Christmas cards made, and this year as well. I’ve been wanting to make a personalized label or sticker to add to gifts or Christmas cards this year. I LaLaLove adding special touches to things and even more so around Christmas. So, obviously I made some and you’ll be able to grab those today. You can upload to a template for precut labels, or upload into software for silhouette, cricut or other similar system. If you use sticker paper you can just trace the outer edge and use print and cut settings to get the finished product.
Please note, if you are using the basic Silhouette Studio software you will only be able to use the PNG. While learning new thing with my Silhouette or whenever I need a refresher I check out YouTube. This was very useful the first time I wanted to print and cut https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzAUkiJJq0M.
I hope y’all enjoy these and get to reuse them for the years to come! Merry Christmas to y’all too!