Some ideas for DIY Christmas decorations are paper snowflakes, garland, wreaths, tree centerpieces and gingerbread houses. With many different ways to make them, homemade Christmas ornaments are also popular decorations.
Paper snowflakes are a simple holiday DIY craft that involves folding paper and cutting shapes out of it. After the snowflakes are cut, adding sprinkled glitter or sequins is a nice finishing touch. Christmas garland for hanging above the fireplace or windows is made by stringing together a variety of objects. Some possibilities include painted wood shapes, bells, ribbon and beads.
Christmas wreaths are made with pine cones, ribbon, bells and a variety of other embellishments. Tree centerpieces can be made with bare branch clippings from the yard. Decorated with ornaments and colorful ribbons, the centerpieces are a unique addition to your holiday table. Gingerbread houses make attractive Christmas decorations; and they are also tasty sweets for dessert. Built with graham crackers and frosting, they are usually decorated with colorful pieces of candy.
A simple DIY Christmas craft, ornaments can be made using materials such as pine cones, wooden sticks, clay, felt, cardboard and wood. Decorate the ornaments with paint or markers, felt, ribbon, beads, sequins and glitter. Use looped strings or paper clips to hang the ornaments.