Holiday Printable Gift Tags from Palette Primitives

Add extra cheer to any present with color-your-own gift tags.

Part of our 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

‘Tis the season for gifts! And I have been really productive so far this year : I have already made or bought a lot of gifts. And now I need to think about gift wrapping.

In the last few years I have made it a tradition to make my own gift tags from hand-drawn printables and color them myself – a unique way to add “presence” to presents!  And the gift recipients so appreciate the extra thought I put in to the wrapping.

This year the tags from Palette Primitives on Etsy caught my eye!

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10+1 Gift Ideas for Cat Lovers Who Color

Another instalment of our 2020 Holiday Gift Guide!

Are you looking for a great gift for the coloring fan on your list who loves cats? Look no further! Here are ten – plus one – great ideas.

And don’t forget to check all of our great holiday gift ideas and giveaways HERE.

1. Creative Haven Christmas Cats

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Marjorie Sarnat recently published another great coloring book with cats and kittens, this time with a Christmas theme. The 31 designs are printed single-sided and are complex enough to keep you coloring for a while.

See my full review here.

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Soothe That Pain with Sunny Bay!

2020 Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway

If you (or someone you love) are anything like me you are trying to manage chronic pain caused by injuries (check!), arthritis (check!), headaches (check!) or sore muscles. Coloring helps distract our minds from the suffering, but sometimes you want something to complement it.

Enter Sunny Bay’s versatile Microwavable Extra Large Body Heat Wrap. In a cheery Buffalo plaid, this 10″ x 24″ cordless heating pad will quickly become your go-to solution for pain and soreness. You simply put it in the microwave (or freezer) for the best hot (or cold) therapy for your aching body.

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Christmas Coloring with Jess Volinski

2020 Holiday Gift Guide Review & Giveaway

In this instalment of the 2020 Holiday Gift Guide, I am introducing you to artist Jess Volinksi’s coloring books, including Notebook Doodles Christmas: Coloring & Activity Book. And we are giving away one copy!

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Christmas Cats by Marjorie Sarnat: the Purr-fect Gift!

2020 Holiday Gift Guide Review & Giveaway

I am so excited to continue the 2020 Holiday Gift Guide with the first of our ideas for holiday gifts, from the wonderful Marjorie Sarnat: Christmas Cats coloring book!

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2020 Holiday Gift Guide Kickoff – Giveaway Time!

Let’s get ready for the holidays with a giveaway!

It is a “bit” early, but this has been an odd year….so why not kick off the holiday season, and the 2020 Holiday Gift Guide, early and with a huge giveaway?

I have partnered with Home Jobs by Mom to bring you a giveaway for a $250 Amazon Gift Card! Imagine all the gifts you could buy for friends and family! Or the coloring books, pens, markers, colored pencils and accessories you could get for yourself!

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New Coloring Books – September 2020

If you are in the mood for some new coloring books, the publishers are on a roll in September! Whether you are warming up for the holidays (really!), focusing on your mindfulness practice, or even looking forward to Halloween, I’ve gone through the new publications to give you some ideas – even ones that will expand your skills from coloring to drawing!

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Stocking Stuffers Under $10 – 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

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If someone on your holiday shopping list is a colorist I have some great ideas for stocking stuffers, all under $10 and highly rated.  Or, you can bundle a few of these for a more bountiful gift. Continue reading “Stocking Stuffers Under $10 – 2017 Holiday Gift Guide”

Holiday Coloring & Creating with Sarah Renae Clark Printables – 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

sarah renae clarkOne of the things I love the most about Christmas is that it’s the one time of year when we take a break from life and just enjoy time with family, doing things we love. For my family this year the activity is coloring, of course!

A wonderful source for inspiration for me this year has been Sarah Renae Clark and her Christmas printables.

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Christmas Animal Quest & Giveaway – 2017 Holiday Gift Guide

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Earlier this year I reviewed a unique color-by-number book from Sunlife Drawing.  Sunlife Drawing has now published a Christmas version to keep your spirits bright and colorful through the holiday season: Christmas Animal Quest. Continue reading “Christmas Animal Quest & Giveaway – 2017 Holiday Gift Guide”