11 Quick & Easy Ideas To Bring Christmas Into Your Home

December 04, 2015 | Decor | Food & Entertaining
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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, don’t you think? Twinkling lights and sparkly ornaments are all over our homes to welcome this well-loved holiday season. Whenever we speak of Christmas, we can never have too many decorations. The more lights, stars, and balls that we have, the more festive our homes turn out to be.


Keep the Christmas spirit alive by creating these quick and easy DIY decorations that will surely make your homes more magical this Yuletide season.

1. Gifts underneath the tree


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What’s Christmas without gifts? Make your Christmas trees even merrier by adding beautifully wrapped boxes underneath. This is very easy to make because all you will need are recycled boxes like old shoeboxes, wrapping paper, and ribbons.


2. Let the countdown begin


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Waiting for all the Christmas gifts, parties, and delicious food is always exciting. Why not countdown with style? Create your own calendar to get the whole family geared up for Christmas.



3. Festive doors


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Have fun and make your doors look like Santa Claus or Olaf this holiday season. You simply need scissors, tape, colored cartolinas, and other arts and crafts materials. Surely, both kids and adults will love this idea!


4. Christmas jars


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If you have spare jars at home, why not create Christmas jars? These are perfect ornaments to place at tables and shelves. There are numerous possibilities you can do with your jars. You can put Christmas balls in them or cover it with glitter. You can even make Santa or elf jars. Don’t be afraid to imagine and just be creative!


7. Christmas bottles


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OR create Rudolph, Santa, and your favorite snowman by just using old wine bottles. This simple yet creative decoration will surely start conversations.


8. Paper ornaments


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If you’re into arts and crafts, try creating Christmas paper ornaments. There are various patterns and designs to choose from. You can make snowflakes, tree ornaments, and Christmas lights out of paper! How amazing and cute is that?


9. Joy in recycling


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Why not make use of old junk in your homes and turn them into useful Christmas decorations? This way, you lessen the clutter in your homes. You can use old magazines to recreate handmade bows or ribbons for your windows, trees, walls, and gifts!


10. Bowtie pasta


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Did you know that pasta is not only meant to be eaten, but also can be used as decorations? Bowtie pasta can be painted with metallic spray and glitter to create nice and sparkly ornaments. Find twine or string that can tie your bowtie pasta, creating a wonderful Christmas garland.


11. Cupcake ornaments


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Don’t fret if you’re not a home baker because this décor will only use Christmas balls and cupcake liners. Decorate your balls any way you like so that it resembles a cupcake. Place them on liners and add a cherry on top! This cute (and yummy looking) decoration will surely be loved by everyone.