Thanks-Giving and DIY Gratitude Ornaments

Thanks-Giving and DIY Gratitude Ornaments

Thanksgiving is the holiday when we pause to reflect on the many blessings we are grateful to enjoy. That heart filled with thankfulness was something originator Wally Bronner embodied 365 days a year, and it was an attitude of gratitude that he wished to inspire in everyone he met. So in that spirit, we share a few decorating ideas to make this Thanksgiving extra special!

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A Personalized Gift for your Pet + Homemade Dog Treats

A Personalized Gift for your Pet + Homemade Dog Treats

I have a 3-year-old Basset Hound named Walter. He has been featured in a couple of social media posts, just hamming it up for the camera. Around our house we call him Walt. Even our 10-month-old daughter yells out, “Wauullltt!” when he trots into a room. There are times when Walt drives me nuts (like really nuts!), but then he flashes those big sad Basset Hound eyes at me and I just fall in love with him all over again.

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DIY Princess Castle

DIY Princess Castle

Every princess needs a castle! If you’re decorating your little girl’s room in a princess theme and are looking for inspiration, we have a great do-it-yourself project for you! We repurposed a mirrored pillar to make our castle. If you don’t have one available, you can make one from sturdy cardboard and mirror panels. Here’s Lorri from our decorating team to tell you how she accented the castle walls and created a festive roof: DIY Princess Castle. These princesses will be

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Wreaths to Decorate your Home for Halloween & Day of The Dead

Wreaths to Decorate your Home for Halloween & Day of The Dead

Halloween is creeping around the corner, ready to make its spooktacular entrance. Soon enough, trick-or-treaters will be knocking at your door! What better way to greet them than with this monster wreath? Break out the tinsel people, it’s time to make a monster! (Insert evil laugh here😱.)

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DIY Painted Hand-print Ornament for Mother’s Day

DIY Painted Hand-print Ornament for Mother’s Day

Okay, I’m going to start off by saying that I had the best intentions to show you three perfect do-it-yourself hand-print ornaments for Mother’s Day. But that did NOT happen! As we all know, life isn’t perfect and instead of three ornaments, I have one messy, adorable hand-print ornament that makes me smile. What happened? Well, you’ll have to read on to find out!

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The Easter Bunny Gets Spruced Up!

The Easter Bunny Gets Spruced Up!

Welcome spring! Let’s put winter away (at least in our home decor) and bring spring to our front door with Bronner’s bunny wreath! Bronner’s bunny wreath is easy to make and hang. And the best news of all is that the wreaths can be re-purposed throughout the year in other decorative projects! Watch our blog all year long for more projects using these evergreen wreaths. Bunny Wreath Materials 20-inch evergreen wreath  30-inch evergreen wreath (available by contacting customer service –

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More Than Christmas

More Than Christmas

MORE THAN CHRISTMAS – at Bronner’s we’re about finding joy all year long! Bronner’s motto is “Enjoy CHRISTmas, it’s HIS Birthday; Enjoy Life, It’s HIS way.” For our late originator Wally Bronner, the journey has always been about more than just Christmas. It’s been about CHRIST and “decorating hearts with peace and love” all year long. And it’s in that spirit that we enjoy finding new life in Christmas decorations throughout the year

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How to Make a Penguin Valentines Box

How to Make a Penguin Valentines Box

Valentine’s Day is February 14, and the kids will be celebrating with parties in their classrooms. They’ll do a happy dance when you help them make this penguin Valentines box to hold all the cute cards they receive from classmates! Penguin party time! Penguin Valentine Mailbox* This “tweet” mailbox is perfect for holding Valentine cards from friends and family. You will need: – recycled cracker box, 6″ x 9″ – (2) 1″ wiggly eyes – craft glue – scissors, paintbrush

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The Wonder Of Winter

The Wonder Of Winter

Michigan has the pleasure of experiencing four pretty distinct seasons throughout the year … five if you count construction. 😂 So it only seems natural that dreaming of a white Christmas is not that unusual for us Michiganders! Winter in our grand state has so many wonders – from farm fields blanketed in fresh- fallen snow to frosted trees that glisten with the most magical appeal. 

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