Christmas

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A surprise gift from Soramama-san!

[insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   It's Christmas eve here today.  This Christmas season has been better than any Christmas I have ever had...lots of exchanges and surprises! Just when I thought I was through receiving packages, a surprise gift arrived from Japan! Recently, I won an give away prize on "Soramama's Happy Diary."   This is a Japanese SF blog of my new friend, "Soramama." Soramama is really…

Good Old American Christmas

[insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Today's post isn't about SF, but it might give some of you a good ideas for Christmas indoor decorations for your Sylvanian houses. So my in-laws have a party at the beginning of December every year, and I took some photos of the decorations my mom (in-law) put up.  She does such a beautiful job every year decorating for Christmas, and I…

A Christmas package from Matsuko-san!

[insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Another awesome exchange package arrived last night! Hooray!! This Christmas season is probably the best I have ever had with all these fun packages arriving from everyone! This one is from my dear friend Matsuko, in Japan.  I've done a few articles on the packages from her previously, but for people who don't know, she is another SF blogger who has a…

Christmas Window Display

[insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   I'm totally running out of time to do all the Christmas crafts I wanted to do for my SF town, but here is something I just had to do! This building is a repainted Applewood Department store I obtained used.  While painting the walls, somehow I ruined the windows with my masking tape! (???) It was so weird, my tape melted the…

Santa and Reindeer Wood Ornaments

[insert_php] previous_post('« « %', 'Older Post', ''); [/insert_php] | [insert_php] next_post('% » »', 'Newer Post', ''); [/insert_php]   Another post on Christmas tree ornaments here! Today's ornaments are Santa on a sleigh, and a reindeer. They look a bit complicated, but it is actually pretty simple to make. This year, I saw many places selling small wooden plate ornaments like these.  They are still too big for the 1/12 scale, but I cut the pieces apart... And voila!  They are…