I can feel the holiday craft freak-out welling up inside of me. There’s too little time already! If I could only pretend I’m French and take December off instead of August so I don’t have to go to work, and can instead bake and sew with my niece on my lap and sit around a fire with friends and family and a constant supply of tasty, festive cocktails.
But alas, we all have other crap to get done. With this in mind, here are five projects I designed for the SF Chronicle that don’t require much time, expertise, or special equipment. You can find step-by-step instructions and materials right here.