Christmas DIY: Washi Christmas Napkin Rings

Some cardboard stripes and pieces of Washi Tape can bring a real Christmas feeling to your dinner table. These are the ingredients you need to make some super easy Christmas napkin rings. Happy crafting!

Christmas DIY: Super easy Washi Christmas Napkin Rings

Christmas DIY: Super easy Washi Christmas Napkin Rings

You only need some cardboard and Masking Tapes

You only need some cardboard and Masking Tapes

You just stick the tape on the cardboard stripes and glue the ends together

You just stick the tape on the cardboard stripes and glue the ends together

green Christmas stocking Washi napkin ring

green Christmas stocking Washi napkin ring

Christmas scene Washi napkin ring

Christmas scene Washi napkin ring

Christmas DIY: 3 types of Washi Christmas trees

If you’re not going to have a real Christmas tree but still want some festive tree decoration, you can make one yourself. Crafting with Masking Tape is probably the easiest, fastest and cheapest way to make a tree at home. You can make any size you want, all you need is a spare wall and some colorful tapes. We made three different versions. Do you have a favorite?

Christmas DIY: We crafted 3 types of Washi Christmas trees

Christmas DIY: We crafted 3 types of Washi Christmas trees

Triangle Masking Tape Christmas tree

Triangle Masking Tape Christmas tree

Cross stitch Washi Christmas tree

Cross stitch Washi Christmas tree

Colorful line Christmas tree

Colorful line Christmas tree

Christmas DIY: Christmas cards with Masking Tape

It’s no secret that we love using Masking Tape for our Christmas cards, you might even have seen some of our Xmas cards from last year. This year we tried to come up with some new ideas using Masking Tape for our Christmas cards.

Christmas DIY: Christmas cards with Masking Tape 2014

Christmas DIY: Christmas cards with Masking Tape 2014

Which one of our 3 designs do you like best?

Which one of our 3 designs do you like best?

Christmas DIY: Easy Christmas bunting

Another super fast and easy DIY idea for your Christmas decoration. Make a fun mini Christmas garland with colorful Masking Tape, a pen and some baker’s twine. We combined the Xmas bunting with some of our cute Christmas figurines and think they look really great together.

Easy Christmas bunting with Masking Tape

Easy Christmas bunting with Masking Tape

New mt Masking Tape Christmas collection

Just in time for Christmas! We have the new mt Classic Christmas collection 2014 in our shop. The collection consists of 8 beautiful mt Christmas Masking Tapes that are either available as single tapes or as sets of three. Many of the tapes have gold metallic decorations. This will have a great effect when using the tapes for Christmas crafts and gift wrapping. Which one is your favorite?

Check out the new mt Christmas Masking Tape collection in our shop

Check out the new mt Christmas Masking Tape collection in our shop

Christmas mt Masking Tape deco tape set 3pcs angels Merry Christmas

Christmas mt Masking Tape deco tape set 3pcs angels Merry Christmas

Christmas mt Masking Tape deco tape set 3pcs Santa Claus Christmas Party

Christmas mt Masking Tape deco tape set 3pcs Santa Claus Christmas Party

Christmas mt Masking Tape deco tape set 3pcs Christmas market tree

Christmas mt Masking Tape deco tape set 3pcs Christmas market tree

Christmas Living Room Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

Christmas Living Room Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

golden Christmas Market Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

golden Christmas Market Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

Vintage Christmas Party Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

Vintage Christmas Party Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

Christmas Tree Ornament Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

Christmas Tree Ornament Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

pretty Christmas angels Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

pretty Christmas angels Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

black Merry Christmas Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

black Merry Christmas Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

triangle Christmas tree Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

triangle Christmas tree Christmas mt Washi deco tape gold metallic

red Christmas mt Washi deco tape Christmas tree gold metallic

red Christmas mt Washi deco tape Christmas tree gold metallic

Win our Japanese fabrics on the Blog Japanese Sewing Books

We teamed up with the blog Japanese Sewing Books, so one lucky person will win an awesome Fat Quarter package with Japanese fabrics by Kokka, echino and Cosmo. You can still join the Giveaway until November 16th.

Win these cute fabrics on the Blog Japanese Sewing Books

Win these cute fabrics on the Blog Japanese Sewing Books

Latest shipping dates for Christmas 2014

Hong Kong Post released the latest shipping dates for Christmas 2014, which tell you when your orders have to be mailed the latest so that they still arrive before Christmas Day.

Please check this year’s chart below carefully, as for many countries the latest shipping dates are already at the end of November!

However, Hong Kong Post stresses that the dates are provisional, they are worked out based on the requirements of overseas postal administrations. The dates below are no guarantee and we strongly recommend to order earlier than the dates shown below.

But no worries, if you still want to order for Christmas after the cutoff dates for your country you can still choose Express shipping. This only takes 1-5 business days!

ASIA
Philippines 26.11.14 Vietnam 11.12.14
Indonesia 11.12.14 Singapore 10.12.14
Thailand 06.12.14 Malaysia 06.12.14
AMERICA
Argentina 29.11.14 USA 06.12.14
Brazil 03.12.14 Canada 06.12.14
Mexico 26.11.14
EUROPE
Austria 05.12.14 Malta 28.11.14
Belgium 08.12.14 Montenegro 09.12.14
Cyprus 03.12.14 Netherlands 04.12.14
Czech 02.12.14 Norway 06.12.14
Denmark 05.12.14 Poland 04.12.14
Estonia 05.12.14 Portugal 01.12.14
Finland 08.12.14 Romania 08.12.14
France 02.12.14 Russia 22.11.14
Germany 01.12.14 Serbia 10.12.14
Gibraltar 03.12.14 Slovakia 02.12.14
Greece 29.11.14 Spain 05.12.14
Hungary 08.12.14 Sweden 29.11.14
Iceland 01.12.14 Switzerland 05.12.14
Ireland 06.12.14 Turkey 04.12.14
Italy 05.12.14 United Kingdom 02.12.14
Latvia 29.11.14
Lithuania 04.12.14 other countries 06.12.14
OCEANIA
Australia 13.12.14 New Zealand 06.12.14

Get your order in a cute Christmas Bag

When you receive your order from our shop it will feel like Christmas morning. Why? Because all our orders are now wrapped in these kawaii Christmas bags. So when you open your modes4u package you will see one of the cute designs. Aren’t they adorable?

If you want to receive your package before Christmas, make sure to order as soon as possible, but definitely no later than these cut-off dates.

All your orders are wrapped in these kawaii Christmas bags

All your orders are wrapped in these kawaii Christmas bags

Have a Merry Christmas

modes4u and our big office mascot Rilakkuma wish you a very merry Christmas. Enjoy the holidays.

modes4u says Merry Christmas

modes4u says Merry Christmas

Funny Skelanimals Christmas video

It’s Christmas Eve, time for some carols. We found this funny Skelanimals Christmas video online. It looks kind of hilarious to see the Skelanimals in that festive Christmas setting. A good way to start the Christmas days.