Top 5 Christmas DIY Decorations

Decorating during the Christmas season is already stressful enough! From hanging outdoor lights, to decorating the Christmas tree, the list can seem endless. Make it easier on yourself by taking a look at these festive and helpful Christmas decoration ideas!


Christmas Bottles
Let is snow! This festive Christmas decoration will be sure to impress your guests! Simply take old wine bottles, paint them white, and then spray the bottles with spray on snow. You can then fill them with silver holly branches and leaves. They look great when accompanied with silver ornaments and candles. Perfect for a family craft night!

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Christmas Mason Jars
This elegant, yet very simple decoration is perfect for any Christmas occasion! Whether you chose to place them inside or outside, it will create a cozy and warm ambiance. Take mason jars of different heights, place a single candle inside, and decorate the top with holly, frosted pine cones, and hemp string.

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Christmas Glass Vases
This is one of our favorite Christmas decorations! Perfect as a centerpiece for the kitchen table, this decoration will brighten any room. Take large glass vases and fill them with candy canes, large Christmas bows, and candy cane balls, respectively. Not sure if red will match with your other decor? Try the same thing, but instead use green or blue decorations!


DIY Advent Calender
This fun do-it-yourself advent calender is a wonderful project for the whole family! Take plain lunch bags and string them up on the wall. Count down the 25 days to Christmas with a special gift each day!


Rose & Candy Cane Bouquet
This gorgeous and festive Christmas decoration will be a popular crowd pleaser! Perfect as a holiday party centerpiece, or even as a gift, this floral bouquet is a perfect do-it-yourself project. Take a bundle of roses, surround them with candy canes, and tie a festive bow around them! You can even try this craft with other festive flowers!

Now that we have shared with you some of our favorite ideas, it’s time to try one yourself! Let us know how your Christmas decorating goes by commenting below. Happy decorating!

Ideas shared from Pinterest users Nancy Lamy, Shaena Blithe, Jodi Suntych, Zoe Thompson, & Pamela Cameron

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Vanessa Turkeltaub
Vanessa Turkeltaub graduated from UC San Diego with a BA in Communication. She has been with Blue Book Publishers for over 5 years, and has written over five-hundred La Jolla related articles. She enjoys going to concerts, art, and traveling. (

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