Christmas Craft Ideas

DIY Christmas crafts that are sure to inspire the kids and you. Great ideas for decorations, ornaments and parties. Find Christmas wreath inspirations and handmade gift ideas!

Candy Cane Brownie Trifle

candy cane brownie trifle
I love trifles! They are easy to make and yet so elegant looking. You can make them in a big clear bowl for everyone to help themselves to or create individual servings as pictured. A quick dessert that can also … Read More...

Bloomin’ Baked Potato

Bloomin_Potato
Since I don’t like onions, I’m not a fan of the bloomin’ onion, but I’m willing to try this baked potato. I might make this with a side salad or a big bowl of soup or chili. Great item to … Read More...

Last Minute Edible Chocolate Gifts

chocolate dipped pretzels and holiday smores dip
I don’t know about you, but I always seem to forget someone or get a gift unexpectedly and feel guilty. These two gifts can solve your problem. Seems everyone enjoys chocolate dipped pretzels and you can’t go wrong with s’mores. … Read More...

Fir Tree from Colored Paper Strips

Fir Tree from Colored Paper StripsI ran across this fir tree project and couldn’t wait to share it. Honestly, doesn’t the finished trees look like something you could buy at an expensive boutique? I did!

You won’t believe how easy they are to make. The … Read More...

Tutorial: Wallpaper sample Christmas stockings

Tutorial: Wallpaper sample Christmas stockings Tutorial: Wallpaper sample Christmas stockings

Cintia from My Poppet shows how you can make these fun Christmas stockings from upcycled wallpaper samples.  The heavier paper will stand up to the stitching on your machine.  You can use them as fun gift … Read More...

Tutorial: Ruffled mantel cover

Tutorial: Ruffled mantel cover Tutorial: Ruffled mantel cover

Becky from U create shares a tutorial at Riley Blake Designs showing how you can make a ruffled mantel cover.  The fabric cover sits over your mantel, with two rows of ruffles hanging down in front.  … Read More...

Tutorial: Loopy fringe Christmas tree

Fringe Foam Tree with Gold Stars - The Silly PearlSteph from The Silly Pearl shows how you can make these loopy fringe Christmas trees.  They’re super easy to make.  The sewing part is just simple straight seams and accuracy is not that important.  But, if you’d prefer to not sew … Read More...

A Jingle Bell Painted Art Project for Kids

A Jingle Bell Painted Art Project for Kids

Last week I showed my granddaughter’s how to make jingle bells anklets (using bells and chenille stems) and it didn’t take very long for everyone to get annoyed by the noise. Of course, my granddaughter’s were having so much fun … Read More...

Banana and Strawberry Candy Cane

banana and strawberry candy cane
With the holidays, there are a lot of sweets to eat. As much as we want the kids to indulge, we also want to make sure they get an occasional healthy snack. It’s bad enough being flu season, we don’t … Read More...

8 Simple DIY Ornaments

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If you like to make your own ornaments for your Christmas tree, but are starting to realize you are pretty short on time, then check out these 8 ideas we found from bloggers across the web.  They are all stunning, … Read More...