15 DIY Christmas Decor Ideas

Do you need to decorate your home for Christmas, but you’re also on a tight budget? Well, DIY Christmas decor ideas can save the day! Not only will you easily save on unnecessary expenses, but you can share the time with those you love when making them yourself.

Bottle Cap Snowman

DIY Christmas decor with low budget

Materials needed:

  • Bottle caps
  • Ribbons
  • Markers
  • Glue
  • Buttons

Things to do:

  • Fold the ribbon into 2 parts (lengthwise), stick with glue
  • Stack the three of bottle cap with glue
  • Glue the tie or ribbon and paint

Christmas Tree Notes

DIY Christmas Decor greeting card

Materials needed:

  • Thick paper
  • Rope
  • Ribbon
  • Leaf
  • Scissor and pen

Things to do:

  • Cut the paper with your desire shape
  • Make a hole at the middle top, tie the rope on it
  • Decorate the branch of leaf with the ribbon or yarn, affix it on the paper

Candle Holder Tins

DIY Christmas Decor from biscuit can

Materials needed:

  • biscuit tins
  • Wrapping paper with varied motif
  • Candles
  • Rope
  • Scissors & glue

Things to do:

  • cut the wrapping paper, cover the surface of the tin with it, stick it
  • Place the rope, fasten with the ribbon-shaped
  • Place on the wall and put the candles inside it

Candle Holder

DIY Christmas Decor winter glass
Materials needed:

  • Medium glass with 4 inch diameter
  • Gunny sack
  • Candle
  • Decorative plants in green color
  • Crushed cork for snow effect
  • Glue
  • Rope

Sparkling Light Bulbs

DIY Christmas Decor glittered blubs

Materials needed:

  • Light bulbs
  • Glitter with varied color
  • Glue

Things to do:

  • Apply glue on the surface of the lamp
  • Sprinkle the entire surface of the bulb with glitter
  • Wait until it’s completely dry

Shiny Christmas Sequins Balls

DIY Christmas Decor sequins ballMaterials needed:

  • Spherical cork
  • Flat sequins
  • Straight pin

Things to do:

  • Adjust the layout of sequins one by one, plug pins on each sequins
  • Repeat until the entire surface of the ball is covered with sequins, make sure that there is no empty space

Gunny Sack Ornaments

DIY Christmas Decor from gunny sack
Material needed:

  • Gunny sack
  • Glue
  • Paper
  • Ribbon
  • White tint or paint or nail polish
  • Cotton
  • Rope

Things to do:

  • Cut gunny sack to the shape of stars, hearts, or any other shape (make it double on each shape)
  • Place the cotton between the two pieces of gunny sacks that you have cut, stitched it and place the rope for holder
  • Decorate with the tint or colorful paper

Sock Snowman

DIY Christmas Decor snow dollMaterials needed:

  • Socks
  • Rag fabric
  • Colorful button
  • Rubber bracelet
  • Scissors and glue

Things to do:

  • Cut the socks into 2 parts (at the heels section)
  • Reverse the socks (calf section), tie one end with a rubber
  • Rill it with tissue paper or a rag until solid, reserving portion and tie with a rubber
  • Fill the remaining part with more tissue paper or rag, tie it
  • Place the other socks part above (as the cap)
  • Tie the rag fabric resembling a scarf, pair of buttons with glue
  • Install the beads for the eyes and nose

Santa Hat Backrest Decor

DIY Christmas Decor for dining chair

Materials needed:

  • Fabric in red and white color
  • Scissors
  • White ribbon

Things to do:

  • Measure the length and width of the backrest
  • Make the pattern on the red fabric as shown on picture
  • Cut the white fabric with 2 inch wide, stitched them
  • Tie the white ribbon with abstract patterns, and sewing at the tip red fabric

Newspaper Flower Ornaments

DIY Christmas Decor from reuse paper

Material needed:

  • Scrap paper
  • Decorative paper
  • Glue

Things to do:

  • Cut the paper into square shape
  • Fold to resemble a crown of flowers
  • Affix each the paper that has been folded to form a flower
  • Fold the decorative paper and cut the tip of the pleats with a distance of 0.5 inches
  • Place the middle section of paper flowers resembling pistils

Button Ball Decor

DIY Christmas Decor best gift

Material needed:

  • Plastic ball
  • Glue
  • Ribbon
  • Random size and colors of button
  • Bubble cork

Things to do:

  • Apply glue on the surface of the ball
  • Place the button with random color and size, do repeated until the entire surface of the ball is covered with button
  • Add glue on the middle button, sprinkle with bubble cork
  • Tie the ribbon

Mini Paper Trees

DIY Christmas Decor mini tree
Material needed:

  • Cups without handles
  • Scrap paper
  • Wire along 4 to 5 inches
  • Buffer cork
  • Fiber paper

Things to do:

  • Piece the paper with square shape, in random size
  • Place the buffer cork inside the cup
  • Place the fiber paper above
  • A buffer cork at the end of the wire, plug each the paper, with the order of smallest to largest, then plug in the cup

Yarn Ball Wreath

DIY Christmas Decor from wool yarn

Materials needed:

  • Yarn in 3 different colors and size
  • Glue

Things to do:

  • Stick each roll of yarn, forming on a circle shape (mix the color and size)

Candle in Glass

DIY Christmas Decor in easy way

Materials needed:

  • Medium plain glass
  • Circle cork
  • Glue
  • Decorative plants and fruit
  • Rope

Things to do:

  • Make sure that glass in the dry state
  • Apply glue on the surface of the glass (outer)
  • Sprinkle the entire surface of the glass with circle cork
  • Place the rope and the decorative plants at the top of glass

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