Christmas Chimney

If you find yourself lacking in the fireplace department come this Christmas, fill the spot with this lovely chalkboard hearth instead. It’s a DIY mantle to hang stockings on (and a chimney for Santa to shimmy down) — and it couldn’t be simpler to make!

Step 1

Cover a canvas with chalkboard paint, and sketch a scene using white chalk.

Step 2

Hang up the canvas, using a curtain rod and ribbon.

Step 3

Hang stockings by the faux fireplace, and hope that Santa will soon be there!

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