What is Christmas without decorations? Something that is trending now is an array of homemade Christmas decorations. Not only are these easy to make, but are also a fabulous way to keep the children busy this festive season by letting them create small trinkets that will adorn your home this Christmas.
I have created a round up post with 5 popular DIY homemade Christmas decorations that are easy to make. They vary from basic to intermediate levels of skills.
5 DIY homemade christmas decorations
Make a Craft Stick Star
Looking for a quick DIY tutorial on making your own Christmas tree ornaments? Look up this super easy tutorial on how to make a craft stick star. All that you need are ice-cream sticks, some bright paints, glue and stick on decorations. And you are ready to create an adorable star for your tree. Click on this link to read the complete step-by-step procedure to create this craft stick star. Craft stick star ornaments is an easy Christmas craft for toddlers and preschoolers.
Centerpiece Glass Jar
An empty glass jar and some unused decoration pieces can make a fabulous centerpiece. Look up this really simple DIY homemade christmas decoration that you’ll love to have. As Megan, the creative person behind this blog says, “You could add in poinsettia leaves, gold, silver, red, or white ribbon or even simple holly leaves and berries to make this holiday centerpieces idea even more festive. Using what you have on hand makes this affordable, but if you have the budget to embellish it more don’t hesitate!” Click on this link to read two simple and easy Christmas decorating ideas for your home.
An Angel for your Christmas Tree
Back home, I am really in love with these super easy crafts that Shruti, the mom behind Artsy Craftsy Mom makes. Trust me it inspires even me, one of the least artistic people when it comes to crafts to give them a try. This quick DIY craft shows how to make a cute paper angel that will adorn your Christmas tree. Shruti also has a quick video within the blog post that shows the step-by-step process to make this homemade christmas decoration for your tree. Click here to see how to create the paper angel for your Christmas tree.
Spruce up the windows at your home with a variety of easy homemade Christmas decorations that will give your whole house a brilliant Chrsitmassy look. There are so many decorations that you work with for the windows! Tack up a series of ribbons of different lengths across the window and attach mini ornaments to it along with some cute cut outs or glue some stick on ornaments in a bunch of colours. It will add a burst of colour to the boring window. Looking for more ideas? Decorate some paper snowflakes, have the children paint or colour it in various colours and hang it on the windows. You can also quill a paper wreath and add to the decorations. Look up this post that has a variety of window decorations that you make to get the festive look.
Got white doors at home? Or a white fridge? Try decorating them with these easy crafts that will let you experience the snowman right at home! All that you need is some craft papers, glue that can be washed off later and some LED string lights that won’t consume too much electricity. And you are done! These make a wonderful idea for the bedroom doors of children! Look up this homemade Christmas decorations post that helps you make a variety of snowmen to adorn your home.
Stick to a mix of originality and simplicity with your homemade Christmas decorations. Opt for decorations that are reusable, so that you don’t have to spend a bomb when you get ready for festivities the next year. So, tell me which one of these decorations will you be trying this festive season?