Christmas is probably one of the most-awaited occasions of the year. Who wouldn’t love Christmas? Aside from those delicious, lip-smacking desserts and treats, the gifts we receive and the happy moments we share with our family, Christmas is also a perfect time for our creative prowess to take over. This Christmas, let your creative side shine in doing these easy and simple Christmas decorations. You won’t just enjoy the bonding moment with your kids (if you happen to do these with them), you could also find yourself saving some bucks from buying new Christmas decors.
You can use old Christmas decors or other recyclable materials to give your home a new look. You can make your own ornaments and decors – be it for your Christmas tree, your door, your porch or dinner table. This is a good way to have a bonding with your kids too. You can let them learn some ways to craft easy and cheap yet beautiful Christmas decorations. Here are some of the easiest and simplest DIY Christmas decorations that you can try.
Lighted Nativity Ornament
Via: I Can Teach my Child
Star Wire Ornament
Create a beautiful star ornament for your Christmas tree using wires. With these simple material, you can give your tree a new look.
Via: Alyssa and Carla
If you have old, clear Christmas baubles from your last year’s Christmas tree decor, you can turn it into something unique and new. Just add some fresh greenies and berries inside it.
Via: The Crafted Life
Quick Christmas Ball Decor
No need to be a craft genius to create this DIY Christmas decor. All you need is a clear jar, Christmas balls with different colors and voila! Just throw them all inside and you’ve got this colorful Christmas decor.
Via: My Invisible Crown
Mason Jar Christmas Tree
You can do a lot of things with mason jars. One is to turn it into a magical, glassy Christmas tree. Stack those jar in a form of Christmas tree, put Christmas lights inside and there goes your mason jar tree!
Via: Nalles House
Here’s a simple yet beautiful Christmas centerpiece that you can make yourself. Get a cylinder jar, washi tape and candle and you’ve got this beautiful Christmas table decoration.
Via: Midwest Living
DIY Ping Pong Ball Lights
Give your ordinary Christmas light a magical touch. Just poke a hole in a ping pong ball, insert each light bulb inside and there goes your magical Christmas light.
Via: Say Yes
Oh, this one is very simple, cheap and clever. Who would have thought that you can turn those simple twigs into cutesy! Now I know what I’ve got to do with those excess twigs I cut from my latest Christmas tree.
Via: Spalvotas Dryzuotas
Can’t afford to have those magnanimous and expensive Santa inflatables for your outdoor decor? You can still have your Santa with these cute logs. Just cut the log in slant style, pain it with red and white. Tie them all together with checkered red ribbon and presto!
Via: Smart Girls DIY
Cinnamon Stick Tree Ornament
Awww, this is so cute! I’m going to do this together with my niece. We’ve got a handful of colorful buttons and I might as well pick some leaves from our previous Christmas tree.
Via: Consumer Crafts
Bottle Cap Ornament
Oh my, another cutesy. Grab all those bottle caps you accumulated from those soda pop and turn them into these cute little ornaments.
Via: Make Great
DIY Glitter Ornaments
A sparkling, bright Christmas ornaments, with those meaningful single word.
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Tissue Paper Christmas Tree
This may look a little difficult and time consuming but I can tell that this one is easy and doable. Just need patience, which I don’t have so I might skip this one. But I’m telling you, this is sure one cute craft!
Glitter Christmas Tree Decors
This one I might try this year. I want those sparkling and glittery tree for my Christmas dinner table.
Via: DIY Network
Snowman Christmas Candles
Oh my, this is so cute and fairly easy! This will totally hit this Christmas!
Via: Fox Hollow Cottage
Reinvent your Christmas table centerpiece this year by using fresh materials. Floral Christmas centerpiece has made a huge wave last year so you might as well do the same this year.
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Winter Snow Globes
Turn your simple mason jar into these beauties! You just need brush trees, faux snow and glue dots.
Via: Whipper Berry
Rustic Advent Calendar
A unique, rustic-style advent calendar…
Via: Woman in Real Life
Ninja Turtle Ornaments
This is so clever! Who would have thought that you can give your Christmas balls with awesome character with just ribbons and googly eyes? I am so doing this!
Via: The Crafting Chicks
Here’s another easy Christmas centerpiece that anybody can pull off this holiday.
Via: Midwest Living
Ice Cream Ornaments
Oh, I love this. Not just as ornament, I’m a sweet-tooth and by just looking at these colorful decor makes me happy.
Via: Lines Across
Candy Cane Vase
Tie those candy canes and together, put some ribbon and stick those roses into it and voila! You’ve got this beauty.
Via: Katie Brown Workshop
Glowing Gift Boxes
What a beautiful spectacle! This can give your yard a magical touch.
Via: Martha Stewart
Felt Ball Christmas Garland
Via: My Sparkle
Santa Hat Chair Covers
Give your dining a room a festive feel with these simple and easy-to-make Santa Hat chair covers.
Mason Jar Snow Globes
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Cut CD Sparkle Ornament
Old CDs plus clear bauble equals beauty!
Via: Creme De la Craft
Via: Midwest Living
Paper Straw Snowflakes
Via: Echoes of Laughter
Another beautiful spectacle for your door this holiday season.
Star Bright Star Light Garland
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Via: Crafts by Amanda
Craft huge snowflakes using Popsicle sticks.
Via: Crafty Nest
Easy Star Decor
And if you’re really into frugal Christmas decorating, you can just simply shape a star using a red ribbon.
Here’s another way to re-invent your Christmas ornament.
Pinecone Christmas Tree
Via: Adventures of Mel
Awww, this is soooo cute!
Fair Light Globe
And if you still have left over buttons from doing the craft I’ve mentioned above, there’s another way to turn them into beauty.. You can also make a wreath using them.
Via: Our Family World
Peppermint Lollipop Decor
Via: Mom Endeavors
Tactical Ammo Ornament
Whoa! This is definitely a must-try by those army wife. Strong!
Via: A Thrifty Mom
Glitter Pen Stars
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Bell Jar Ornaments
Give your ordinary candles a festive feel on them by gluing red glitters on the bottom.
Via: Two Sisters Crafting
Ornament Display Tree
Don’t have Christmas tree to hang up your ornaments to? You can actually create a “tree” using those Christmas balls.