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  • Pysanky,mulitiple layers of of wax | Alex Inspired
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    The Art of Ukrainian Pysanky

    This weekend the girls and I went to a Ukrainian Pysanky (Easter egg) Workshop at the very cool Ukrainian National Hall (the ceiling and the crown molding are amazing). Jasmine had this great idea;…

  • Mini Easter makeover - the before and the after of the Easter Cloches | alex inspired
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    Mini Easter Makeover

    While perusing Homesense, I found two egg shaped cloches with vintage looking characters inside. They kind of remind me something you’d see on a turn of the century Easter post card. Long story short,…

  • Valentine Garland | Alex Inspired
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    Valentine Garland

    Tis’ almost Valentine’s Day! I really have no idea how to decorate for Valentine’s Day, without it looking like something from a kindergarten class. I love glitter…card stock and doilies. I toned it down and…

  • DIY small Crocheted Snowflake | Alex Inspired
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    The Best Handmade Gifts |2014

    Happy First Monday of 2015! I hope everyone had an enjoyable Christmas! I’ve decided to kick of 2015 with an ode to the lovely homemade and handmade gifts I received for not only Christmas,…

  • Want to have the most perfect Polish Christmas!? Look no further. |Alex Inspired
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    A Perfect Polish Christmas

    December 24th is one of the most important evenings in Polish Culture. It is a night where spirituality, faith, magic and whimsy collide; awakening the mind, body and soul. Christmas Eve is the moment…

  • Christmas Cards on table
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    Merry Mail Merge!

    WHOA. I am a tad behind. I have really been procrastinating on this post. I’m, also a bit of a liar. Mail Merge isn’t very merry… However, with wine it is! For most snail…

  • Christmas Prep - Alex inspired
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    Christmas Preparation

    Who’s ready for Christmas!? I have started my preparation… I am sure some of you have just eye rolled at the screen. Ha. Ready for some Christmas Preparation… inspiration!? Fabulous mini boxwood wreathes from Target!…

  • Poppies to make Remembrance Day Wreath
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    Remembrance Day Poppy Wreath

    As a Royal Canadian Legion member, the yearly Remembrance Day Poppy Campaign has always been important to me. Poppies are a symbol of Remembrance; wearing a poppy is a visual promise identifying we will…