Handmade holiday decorating ideas — both indoors and out — with our definitive list of easy-to-create Christmas decorations, crafts and centerpieces.
Make 3-D Upholstered Trees
Basic upholstery materials and techniques are all you need to craft these fabric-covered trees that fold flat so they’re a cinch to store between holidays. Learn how to make your own with our step-by-step instructions.
Craft a Woodsy Banner
Cut wood slices are a trendy material you can find at your local craft store or source (for free!) in your own backyard. Add letters to spell out a holiday saying and string together with colorful baker’s twine. Get crafting with our step-by-step instructions.
Craft a Candy-Licious Pillow
Assorted red ribbons and fabric glue are all you need to give a plain white pillow a candy-striped update for the holidays. Make your own with our step-by-step instructions.
Invite a Snowman to Dinner
Turn fresh or silk white carnations into a fanciful centerpiece for your holiday table. Our tips and instructions make this a fun family project you can complete while watching your favorite holiday movie.