If we're looking for crafty ways to get creative, Graham Kostic is the one person we know to count on for major inspiration. He may be known for his creative direction on beauty and fashion campaigns, but he's more than clothes and cosmetics, he's a master of DIY and fun festive party favors! Here are some of Graham's crafting must-haves for the holidays!
Our Crafting Expert: D. Graham Kostic
Occupation: Creative + Editorial Director
Where you can find his amazing work: GlossedandFound.com
1. ELISE BERGMAN FOR THE FIND PENNANT BANNER, $75
These totally versatile and reversible 2-feet pennants are the perfect gift to dress up any home for the holidays.
2. SANTA BEARD ON A STICK, $2.95
Perfect for a place setting or stick a few by the egg nog for some unexpected (and sloppy) merry making.
3. DEER CUPCAKE NOVELTY TOPPER, set of 6 $3.14
I don't bake—and I probably never will!—but damned if I won't dress up my store bought sweets with the Cakegirls' excellent variety of cupcake toppers.
4. KELLY PURKEY 'OH DEAR STAMP SET', $14.95
Rubber stamps for the design-minded. I interviewed master crafter Kelly Purkey last Spring and have since fallen in love with her line of stamps and stickers.
WATCH G&F's Interview with Kelly HERE
5. FIELD NOTES 'COLD HORIZON' HORIZON, set of 3, $30
Totally brand loyal to Field Notes and I stock up on their limited edition back-pocket notebooks. These useful notepads are a perfect canvas for memory making and jotting down holiday recipes.
6. BAKER'S TWINE IN BLACK, $18
My all-purpose go to for wrapping gifts, finishing off a table place setting and more, the b&w baker's twine is a must-have for any holiday trimming.
7. KRAFT PAPER ROLL
This multipurpose paper is perfect for a table runner (just add stamps!) and great for simple gift wrapping (just add your own present topping!)
8. CARVE-A-STAMP SET, $30
Because who doesn't want a stamp in their own handwriting?