The winner: Each year before tossing out Christmas cards, I cut out the front side of the card from some nice scenes, punch a hole at the top and insert ribbon. They make unique gift tags.
Ginny Campany, Mooresville
Clever holiday prize valued at $100!
Send in your best holiday and entertaining tips by Nov. 14 for your chance to win big prizes. We’ll print the best ones in a story to share with the legions of Clever readers in early December. Your chances for winning improve with photos or a 30-second smartphone video (shoot horizontally) demonstrating your tip.
1st prize: Oneida gift set that includes carbon steel roaster, turkey-sized cutting board, 8-inch carving set and turkey lifters, valued at more than $100. (Winner will need to be able to pick up at The Observer.) 2nd prize: $50 gift card. 3rd prize: Three Clever books, which make great stocking stuffers.
Send your clever tip, address and phone to firstname.lastname@example.org, Observer, P.O Box 30308, Charlotte, NC 28230-0308.