Christmas Crafts: 100 Ideas and Tutorials to Make, Decorate or SellOn December 2, 2021 by blog-admin
One of the coolest things about the holiday season, besides celebrating with the people we love, is the Christmas decorations. Mounting the tree and tidying up the house to receive family member’s turns out to be a very special moment. And for those who like Christmas crafts, you can make your own decorative pieces. Check out amazing inspirations!
1. Beautiful composition with recyclable materials
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DIYCORE WITH KARLA AMADORI
See how it is possible to make a beautiful decoration with simple materials? This super cute snowman is made with cans, buttons, felt, ribbons and little sticks. The tree was made with Styrofoam cones and chimera, that’s right, with the herb that makes the famous drink!
2. Original and creative tree
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MB CRAFTS
Here, we see another artisanal tree option. This one was made with MDF and painted in Christmas colors. It is even possible to decorate it with the traditional polka dots. And you can even complement the decor with these cute Santa Claus miniatures.
3. Decorated bottles are charming
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ATELIER MELL
Another super easy option to make are bottles decorated like these. They can be made with string or thread and, for accessories, just mix it with other types of materials. Just give free rein to your imagination!
4. The classic good old man’s boot
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / HOUSE 105
These boots are also super traditional in Christmas decoration. In addition to decorating the house, it is also possible to use them to store gifts, especially for those who have children at home.
5. Walkthrough: Christmas Lighting
Lamps and candles make Christmas decorations even more charming. In this video, you will learn how to make cute little snowman lamps. It’s super easy!
6. Embroidery is graceful
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / VAVEVI WORLD
Embroidery is currently on the rise! And fashion also includes the backstage itself, which is being used a lot as a kind of comic book. So, why not take advantage and do some themed embroidery for Christmas? This one from Santa Claus was beautiful and delicate!
7. Wreaths cannot be missing
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ATELIER FLÁVIA TALENTO
Wreaths are practically obligatory items in Christmas decorations and are often hung on doors. These were made with different types of fabric and used together in this beautiful wooden support.
8. Enjoy the glass jars
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CREATIVE CHRISTMAS
Those who like crafts know that small glass jars are great for creating decorative pieces. And what about these little pots that turned into a super cute duo of reindeer and Santa Claus? A simple and beautiful idea!
9. Trees can also be made with fabric.
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MORENINHA DOLLS – INEZ RASO
In addition to traditional pine trees, there are many ways to make a Christmas tree. These were made of fabric and can also be used as a door weight and paper, just fill them with sand.
10. Walkthrough: Biscuit Snowman Lighting
In this video, you will see another snowman lamp option, but this time, made of biscuit. This luminaire is bigger than the previous one and is super useful and can also be used in everyday life, even outside the Christmas season.
11. Decorate with candy
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ART PIECE
This is a great idea to decorate and still display the sweets on the table in a creative and authentic way. Here, the chocolates became beautiful and tasty little angels. Wasn’t it cute?
12. A rustic touch
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ART IN CLOTH – SANTOS
And how about this beautiful mini cork tree to add a rustic and original touch to your Christmas decoration? This piece is beautiful on coffee tables or even in the center of the dining table, when ready for supper.
13. Christmas flower decorates and gives life to environments
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ARTEMADEIRA & CLOTH
For those who like flowers, this is a great decoration option, just put the vases in cachepots decorated like this one. This red plant is known as Christmas Flower (its real name is poinsettia, but it is also known as parrot, macaw’s tail, parrot, cardinal and Christmas star), precisely because it is widely cultivated during that time.
14. A different picture idea
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ROSELI CERIONE
Look how beautiful this picture idea! Just with a simple frame it is possible to make a beautiful and very creative piece, just be careful when choosing accessories.
15. Walkthrough: Christmas Terrarium
Terrariums are also super-hot in decoration. It is an open or closed container, where we cultivate some species of plants, simulating their natural environment. During Christmas, you can make an all-themed terrarium for that date. Check out the step by step how to do it.
16. Candles make all the difference in decoration
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / SOLANGE ARTS
There’s nothing more charming than a candlelit night, especially at Christmas, where they make the atmosphere of the house even more cozy and magical! So, make the candles even more beautiful with this decoration that is super simple to make, using only string.
17. Christmas cookies, a fun decoration
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / LE’RECICLER ARTE EM RETALHOS
Christmas cookies are also widely used at this time. Whether as a biscuit or as a decorative item. Here, pillows were made inspired by this beautiful and fun doll, children will love it!
18. Special cutlery holder to make your table more beautiful
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CRISTINA CAIRES
Want to add a special touch to your Christmas table and don’t know how? Here’s a super idea to give a decoration up in a simple and beautiful way! These cutlery holders are made of felt.
19. An ornament for the stove
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / FLAVIA ATELIER
Even the stove can have a beautiful decoration and make your kitchen more charming for Christmas. Enjoy and compose also with dish towels, filter covers, aprons and whatever else you want.
20. Walkthrough: Bow wreath
Do you know garlands made with bows? They are beautiful and super original! Stay tuned for the tips and step-by-step instructions in this tutorial to learn how to make this ornament and add a special touch to your home’s Christmas decor.
21. A nativity treat
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / SAFIE DIMIS
Nativity scenes can’t be missing from the Christmas decoration either, after all, they represent the real celebration of the date: the birth of Jesus. How about this one, made with corks? Beautiful, delicate, sustainable and very easy to make!
22. Beautiful and delicate crochet basket
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ROTONDA KNIT
What about this delicate work? This reindeer-shaped crochet basket can be used both to decorate the house and to give people a Christmas present.
23. Santa Claus more than cute
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / FUXICO IN THE KITCHEN
This beautiful Santa Claus ornament can be used both on doors and walls, as well as on windows, balconies and balconies, it’s so cute!
24. Magic Elves for a Magic Christmas
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CARVI CRAFTS
According to legend, the elves are very friendly with Santa Claus and, therefore, they are always together with the good old man at Christmas decorations. These can decorate different types of furniture and environments or can also be used as a paperweight and door.
25. Walkthrough: Table Christmas tree with Straws
Are you full of straws at home and don’t know what to do with them? Make a beautiful Christmas tree! Watch the video to learn the step-by-step instructions for making this simple and creative piece.
26. Bottles, flashers and pines
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ATELIÊ DA JÔ
With these three pieces it is possible to assemble an amazing Christmas decoration! The bottles were painted with stained glass varnish and the pines with jet paint. Detail for the support of the pines, made with CD. One more proof that you can use many materials you already have at home.
27. Hand out beautiful party favors
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ART – FELT ARTS
One of the most anticipated moments of Christmas is the exchange of gifts. If you like thematic packaging for party favors, bet on bags like this one! By themselves, they are already beautiful gifts and full of affection.
28. Another creative piece made with candy
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / JENNI ESSER
After the little angels, now it was the Christmas tree’s turn to get candy in its composition. This one was made with those famous strawberry candies, which were part of many people’s childhood. Impossible not to love!
29. To decorate the table at supper night
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / TATI’S IDEAS CHEST
Pines are also very present in Christmas decorations. Here, they were used as ornaments hanging on the supper table. The plaid bows added an extra charm to this classic Christmas item.
30. Walkthrough: Christmas balls with glitter, teddy bear, sequins and string
Instead of buying balls ready to put on the tree, how about making your own? In the video, you will learn how to decorate Styrofoam balls in different ways.
31. Have you thought about decorating the fridge handle?
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / FÁTIMA CRUZ (MOTHER & DAUGHTER’S ART)
With creativity and imagination, even your fridge handle can make a beautiful Christmas ornament. Isn’t the kitchen cute?
32. Another idea for candles
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / STUDIO 301 ARTE DESIGN
These candle holders can be made in different ways: with papier-mâché, broken Christmas balls or even with egg and fruit shells, such as orange ones.
33. Reindeer are very successful in this type of decoration
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / TALITA CRAFTS
Cushion covers are great solutions to decorate your home for Christmas quickly and simply. The reindeer print is very successful, as they are very cute and also attract a lot of children’s attention.
34. Spread good feelings
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / LITTLE LIGHT
We cannot forget that the true meaning of Christmas is to share good feelings with others. So, how about using decor to help convey good things and beautiful messages? You can fill your tree with these beautiful words.
35. Walkthrough: Decorated flasher
Flashers are also commonly used in Christmas decorations. After the tree, they are the strongest point of decoration, especially on facades and windows of buildings and houses. Learn now how to make a beautiful handcrafted blinker and much more economical.
36. An ornament that is pure art
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MIRALINS ATELIER
Here, we see another example of a frame to be used at Christmas time. The technique used in this case is the 3D effect. Highlight for the snow made of Styrofoam balls, a grace!
37. Another beautiful crochet basket
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CLOTH OWL
As the sign says, everything that is handcrafted is made with love. So, how about gifting those you love with these beautiful baskets made by you? After the reindeer, this version imitates the Santa Claus outfit.
38. Transform your pillows
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / GIRA MUNDO ARTE
As already mentioned, one of the easiest ways to give a fresh look in the living room for Christmas is to change the sofa cushions. In this example, the artisan opted for brighter fabrics, giving more elegance to the pieces.
39. Decorate your door with a garland
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CRAFTING
Wreaths on the doors are super traditional at Christmas time. And who said they can’t be decorated with snowmen? These were made with MDF.
40. Walkthrough: Giant Snowman Made with Disposable Cup
Although it doesn’t snow in Brazil, snowmen are very popular here! Want to learn how to make a big good to decorate your home for Christmas? Keep an eye on the step by step to make a version of this beautiful disposable cup doll.
41. Beautiful set of decorated and illuminated bottles
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ELISANGELA FERREIRA
A great option to decorate bottles is to use flashers inside, as it becomes a kind of lamp. This one still has a special charm, which is the worried Santa Claus trying to get his hat. Decorate your home with these beautiful and fun bottles.
42. Patchwork Trees
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / TICIANA RÊGO DIAS
Another option for a beautiful and delicate fabric tree. They can be used as a decoration on the supper table or as a door weight. You can even give it to friends and family, for sure it will be a very original gift!
43. Tilde doll’s charm
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ART WITH HEART – LIDIA ALVARES
Of Norwegian origin, the Tilde doll has spread around the world and is well known by those who make and enjoy handicrafts. So why not invest in the production of Christmas Tildes for this very special time?
44. The bottle is one of the most used items in handmade Christmas decorations
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / PERSONALIZING WITH LOVE
There are many techniques to decorate bottles, such as painting, decoupage, collages, stickers, string and thread, fabrics, among others. Choose your preferred technique and apply it to old bottles of wine and oil instead of throwing them away. Didn’t those with Santa Claus print look beautiful?
45. Walkthrough: Decorated bottles
We talk so much about bottles that it’s time to teach you how to decorate some. The interesting thing is that the green bottles are already perfect for Christmas and don’t even need to be painted. Keep an eye on the walkthrough!
46. Mom and Santa together
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MAKING ART WITH AUNT LUCIA
Look how beautiful this Christmas couple!! A super creative idea that still takes advantage of cups that you no longer use – it’s even worth the one that’s chipped in some corner, or if you’re already the only survivor of an old set.
47. Bet on different types of decorations
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / SONIA MENEZES
If you have time and a lot of skills, you can bet on several different types of crafts to decorate your home for Christmas. Here we have MDF letters, candles in small glass jars, frame and miniatures.
48. Combine bottles with other objects
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / GLASS & WOOD ART
Here’s another beautiful bottle decorated for Christmas. She made a beautiful composition with the little crystal angel and the red candle. Impossible not to fall in love!
49. Make your own chimney
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ANITA CAROL
In Brazil, houses with chimneys are not as common as in the USA. So why not craft yours? You can even use it to entertain kids on Christmas Eve.
50. Walkthrough: Personalized Christmas tree
If you want to get away from the traditional, you can make your own Christmas tree. In this video, the tree is a little bigger than those usually made by hand, giving a more striking effect on the decoration. Keep an eye on the tutorial above to learn step by step.
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51. The glass jar received a beautiful biscuit cap
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / KA BISCUITEIRA
52. Door scapular with crib and dove of peace
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / LORY’S PAMPERING
53. A personalized pantone box
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / TICO BOX
54. Beautiful patchwork hearts garland
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MARICOTINHA
55. Play with children with Christmas puppets
PHOTO: PLAYBACK / CENTER PLUSH
56. Nice set of crochet s outplay with fabric napkin.
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / JUMA CRAFTS
57. Themed dish towels make the kitchen special for Christmas
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ALDA SOARES
58. Styrofoam balls embroidered with crochet for your tree
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DEU NA VENETA
59. Mini Christmas tree made of felt
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / JULIA MAGIONI
60. Mini pillows for gifting and decorating
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / QUINTANILHA
61. Make the table even prettier with themed napkin holders
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CREATIVE DESIGN CHERRY
62. A great maternity door ornament tip for babies born around Christmas time
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ROSE PATRICIO CRAFTS
63. Wreath made from recyclable and cheap materials
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / PRISCILLA PEIXE
64. Beautiful decorated boxes
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / NANY ATELIER
65. Felt angels to decorate the house
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / LE’RECICLER ARTE EM RETALHOS
66. A cute Santa Claus made with the amigurumi technique
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / JU OLIVEIRA ARTS IN CROCHET
67. Golden balls make the tree stand out
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CLÁUDIA DUQUE DECORA
68. Special ornament for gatekeepers
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ANDREAPIE
69. Mini smiling tree
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / STOCKERLIE
70. Set to make the table more special
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / PURPLE STORE
71. Decorated box filled with cookies, a charming and delicious gift!
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DETAILS CUSTOM ART
72. Another beautiful ornament for the Christmas party
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ARTISAN VILLAGE – CRIS TUREK
73. Washcloth to make the bathroom more beautiful
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / SANDRA DA SILVA
74. Beautiful set of polka dots to decorate your tree
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / LUNAR CRAFTSMANSHIP
75. An original gift
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / GRAÇA CARDOSO – ARTE COM AMOR
76. Felt trees are a hit
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ART&MIMOS
77. Transform your little pot into a Santa Claus
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ZABUMBÃO
78. And the bottle can turn into an angel
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ISABELA SANTOS
79. Christmas cloth, another beautiful and nice decorative item to make
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CRAFT TIPS
80. Finger crib to play and teach children
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / RAQUEL YOPÁN CREATIVE STUDIO
81. A garland that is pure cuteness
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / LINDA REGIS
82. Beautiful Napkin Rings
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / RIO VERMELHO MARKET
83. Another creative door ornament template
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / NIVIA COIMBRA
84. Cute Christmas table rail
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / SEARA BEATRIZ COCCO
85. Large and striking artisanal tree
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ANA LIJANE MAIEVES
86. Boxes are perfect for Christmas decorations
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MARCIA GUARANI
87. Another combination of bottles with flashers
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / PATCHESCRAP
88. Multipurpose baskets for decorative items and food
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / SANDRA DA SILVA
89. Snowman made with wooden sign
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CÁSSIA DIAS
90. Another handmade wreath idea
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / GEORGIA
91. Take the opportunity to spread beautiful messages
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / COISINHAS DA GÊ – CRAFTS
92. The before and after the Christmas bottle
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DUNE ATELIER
93. Even the doors can get into the Christmas mood
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / LE’RECICLER ARTE EM RETALHOS
94. Beautiful and delicate table rail
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / JULIANE ZOZIMO
95. Santa Claus is a right presence in the Christmas decorations
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / SABRINA MARÇAL
96. A simple so splat makes all the difference in table decoration
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / PRISCILA PAZ
97. Transform parts instead of discarding them
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DANIELE COSTA SANTOS
98. Beautiful bag for party favors
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / LE’RECICLER ARTE EM RETALHOS
99. Make a little outfit for your pet
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / BIA JUNGLES
100. Embroider and customize fabrics
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / SHEILA’S SEWING
So, what did you think of these ideas? Making your own craft can be simpler than you think. If you don’t want to face the rush and lines of stores to buy Christmas decorations, check out these Christmas ornament ideas you can make at home too!