Christmas is a nice time to display creativity and crafty skills while decorating a house. Of course, you may buy all necessary decorations at local Xmas fairs or order online, still it’s much more interesting to do the ornaments yourself. It’s not so difficult as it may seem! Besides, you already have all necessary materials! Find below the best do-it-yourself Christmas decoration ideas from all over the Web.
Easy Christmas tree appetizers
There are plenty of ideas how to present food in the form of a Christmas tree. This is one more, but VERY EASY! All you need is a couple of toothpicks, your favorite appetizers and a bit of imagination. See the tutorial
This is a good solution to make Xmas decorations and give a second life to your old socks. Needed materials: white and colored socks, rice, buttons, and bands. See the how-to
Bow Pasta Garland
Electric garlands may be pricey, so why not make an alternative with what you have at fingertips? For example, pasta? Just cover it with glitter and make a garland. See the tutorial
Everything is easy: take any white object and decorate it with eyes and nose. Looks very funny!
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This is a good way to save money on buying Christmas wreaths. Paint old clothespins in green, form a wreath and add a red band to decorate it.
Light bulb penguins
These are very attractive Christmas tree toys which can be done out of materials at hand – used light bulbs, paints, and cloth. See the tutorial
Decorative string balls
This is a funny and easy craft for kids and adults. We will need just a couple of small balloons, strings or twine, glue, a a glass bowl. Put the balls in a bowl as a decorative centerpiece or string them up as a garland for your Christmas tree. Watch the video below.
Old CD ornament
Make sparkly ornaments of useless things you’re sure to have tons of at home: old CDs. The balls look very spectacular and will definitely become the centerpiece of your Xmas tree. See the how-to