15 of the Coolest DIY Christmas Decorations
Finding perfect decorations for your Christmas tree can often get expensive. Thankfully, there are lots of projects online that provide you with a much more thrifty alternative. If you’ve got the added bonus of the kids under your feet over the holiday season, you can solve both problems easily by turning your hand to some simple Christmas crafts to help decorate. We’ve collated a few of the coolest ones that we’ve spotted this year from around the web right here, just click the link to learn more about the ones you like.
1) DIY Elf Boot Christmas Ornaments
The DIY Dreamer has a complete how to make these cute little Elf boots for your tree.
2) Foxy Felt Christmas Ornament
How cute is this little guy from Lia Griffith and he looks great on the Christmas tree – full pattern is available to download on her website.
3) DIY Christmas Clear Baubles
Giving you the ability to completely customise whatever message you choose to put on your tree, this DIY Christmas ornament from Jenna Burger has a high end finish and looks great.
4) DIY Pinecone Ornaments
Another super simple idea that even the kids can enjoy this Christmas. Grab some dried pinecones 🙂
5) Lollypop stick Christmas Tree Ornament
This is super simple and perfect for kids. You can choose to make this one with either regular twigs, or go for cinnamon sticks depending on your preference.
6) Winter Hat Tree Ornament
7) Simple Felt Christmas Tree Ornament
These are another really simple craft idea, pair of crimping scissors and some felt and cotton wool. Stitch them closed and your done!
8. DIY Pine cone Christmas Tree Ornament
With a beautiful bow these pine cones make for a beautiful tree decoration.
9. DIY Wooden Sled Christmas Ornament
Too cute. These Wooden Sleds from FireFlies and MudPies blog are simple for kids, and super quick to put together.
10) DIY Simple Snowman Christmas Ornament
11) Pom Pom Puddings
Everyone loves a good Christmas pud, and these Pom-Pom pudding Christmas decorations are pretty awesome.
12) DIY Christmas Garland – with Peanuts
Depending on how much time you have, these would make for amazing alternatives to tinsel for your tree.
13) DIY Acorn topped Christmas Tree Ornaments
14) DIY Paper Ball Christmas Decorations
These paper ball Christmas decorations look almost shop bought. This project takes you through the particulars of how to put them together.
15) DIY Candy Cane Reindeers
Another very simple idea that the kids will love. These Candy Cane Reindeers look great hanging on your tree once done.
Got any other projects that you’ve seen that are worth a look? Let us know in the comments.