Thread Spool Dry Erase Board

 

The Mister got me this dry erase board for Christmas, and it was just a bit plain. I had the perfect place to hang it right between my giant bulletin/magnet board and the door to my sewing room, but I wanted to jazz it up a bit first. I thought of one of the first things I pinned on Pinterest when I joined it a couple of years ago and decided to do something similar.  So I pulled out some spools that were leftover from various other projects and got to work. 

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Vintage Thread Spool Ornaments

 
I decided that since it’s ‘beginning to look a lot like Christmas,’ it was time to bust out a Christmas-themed project.  So I came up with the idea of making these thread spool ornaments.  The project began simpler than it finished up, though.  Originally, I was just going to make a Santa ornament…but then he seemed lonely, so I made him 2 elves.  Then I decided they were incomplete without Rudolph…and then I decided that 4 ornaments were enough for now!  

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