Christmas is right around the corner and with it come trees and ribbons and ornaments and lights and … oh goodness, what are you supposed to do with it all? Don’t let stress over Christmas decorating make you lose the Christmas spirit. Here are 5 Christmas DIY decorations that will bring joy to your home this holiday season.
- Incorporate lanterns into your design.
You can use put candles inside or (as shown below) fill them with ornaments and lights for extra holiday spirit.
- Embrace different color schemes.
Holiday decorating isn’t restricted to just red and green. Try out different color schemes that are still festive but refreshingly unique.
- Make a banner for your fireplace.
You can use paper or fabric, but making a simple banner to hang over your mantel adds a special homemade touch.
- Add natural elements to your design.
Incorporating pine cones and other rustic elements into holiday décor make for a homey, wholesome feeling.
- Get crafty with the kids.
The holidays are about family and what better way to emphasize that than having your little ones help out with decorating? This reindeer craft is an adorable example.