60 Awesomely Cute Christmas Crafts

Christmas Crafts

Are you looking for some cute Christmas crafts to engage in this upcoming festive season?

Here Are Some Of The Best Ideas:

Penguin Bulbs

Paint light bulbs in white and black to form these little penguin miniatures. This is a fun craft idea for the kids.

Penguin Bulbs

Paper Roll Napkin Holders

Recycle toilet paper rolls into napkin holders by painting them in Christmas colours – Red and Green. Add glitter to keep with the festive theme.

Towel Reindeer

Use a brown towel and create a reindeer. Add faux antlers and buttons for eyes to make a gift holder.

Towel Reindeer

Popsicle Sticks Snowflakes

Arrange Popsicle sticks in the form of a Christmas snowflake for a perfect wall decoration.

Snow Globes

You can fill a mason jar with cotton or sugar to create a snow globe. Add miniature reindeers to give it a more authentic look and feel.

Snow Globes


Pine Cone Decoration

Use a pine cone to create a snow man. Make use of coloured paper for the embellishments.

Candy Cane Star

Stick a bunch of candy canes together with to form a circular star or wreath for the mantle.

Candy Cane Star

Fence Rods

Whitewash the rods which make up a fence to create snowmen. Use an old muffler and craft paper to embellish the design.

Cup Holders

Cut leg warmers into quarter pieces and embellish with Christmas decorations from your collection to create cute cup holders.

Paper Christmas Tree

Use a mixture of cardboard paper and pages from an old book to create a Christmas tree. You can choose to paint it green or leave it as it is.

Paper Christmas Tree

Refrigerator Snowman

Give your fridge a Christmas makeover by using large coloured paper cut-outs to embellish it and create a snowman.

Bookmarks

Cut cardboard paper into the shape of a normal bookmark and embellish with white buttons to create a snowman motif on it.

Bookmarks

Scrabble Greetings

You can arrange scrabble letters spelling out ‘Seasons Greetings’ on the holder for the mantelpiece during the Holidays.

Sock Snowmen

Use woollen, white socks to create snowmen. Embellish with ribbon and buttons.

Sock Snowmen

Light-bulb Ornaments

You can coat normal light bulbs in crushed sugar to form ornaments for your tree.

String Light Wreath

Use string lights that emit various colours to create a wreath which can be used to decorate various sections of the house.

String Light Wreath

Paint Brush Santa

You can use a paintbrush with a red handle to create a cute Santa Claus look-a-like. Embellish with cotton and beads.

Button Christmas Tree

You can use buttons in different shades of green to create this beautiful Christmas tree on a plain white cardboard surface.

Button Christmas Tree

Ornament Drapes

String together Christmas ornaments in various colours and textures to create beautiful drapes for your window.

Candy Cane Vase

Roll cardboard and use as a foundation to glue the candy sticks to it in order to create a vase. Tie a ribbon around it for a cute effect.

Candy Cane Vase

Greeting Hanger

Wrap a hanger in coloured ribbon and use it to hang greeting cards from a hook at the back of your door.

Decorative Vases

You can use coloured marble balls to fill up a giant, crystal vase and place on your table as a decorative piece.

Decorative Vases

Pine Cone Decorative Pieces

Use a bunch of pine cones attached to thick ribbon to form a decorative piece for your window.

Yarn Ball Wreath

You can use balls of yarn in rustic colours to create a large wreath for the entrance of your door.

Yarn Ball Wreath

Milk Jug Reindeer

Use a milk jug and embellish with cut outs from coloured paper to create a beautiful reindeer. Add a small around the neck of the jug.

Ball Ornament

These unique ornaments are made from leftover fabric stuffed with cotton and sewed.

Ball Ornament

Photo Magic

You can now take your pictures and create memory globes with them. Just pick a few good photographs and place them in a mason jar surrounded by lights.

Advent Calendar

Use a spare hanging shoe rack to create a beautiful advent calendar. You can collect certain odds and ends to embellish the look.

Advent Calendar

Tin Can Ornaments

You can transform plain tin cans in ornaments by wrapping them in coloured paper and placing marbles in them to create a centrepiece.

Paper Bulbs

You can create a pretty paper bulb installation by using Styrofoam cups which are placed together. Wrap with magazine pages to really make it stand out.

Paper Bulbs

Hair Clips

Use red bells to embellish hair clips for the upcoming party season. They are cute and can be paired with anything.

Hair Clips

Sweet Surprise

String together real candy with coloured yarn to create Christmas ornaments that is cool and crafty.

Angel Ornament

You can always make use of old fashioned clothespins to create the angel for the top of your tree. Embellish with lace, ribbons and glitter.

Angel Ornament

Stockings

Stockings can be made by using old leftover fabric and some touch up paints. It can be sewn in a matter of 15 minutes.

Gift Tags

Create your own personal gift tags by framing old photographs and posting it to the gift bag. Use a brown grocery bag for a vintage look.

Gift Tags

Scrap Tree

Use fabric scraps cut into a Christmas tree shape to create a personalized card for the holidays.

Wooden Snowflake

Use pieces of thin wood to create Christmas ornaments and snowflakes by shaping them with a file.

Wooden Snowflake

Porcelain Ornament

You can always pick up a cheap porcelain house and ask your kids to embellish it with feathers and ribbons.

Tree Huggers

You can use different coloured ribbons (the thick variety) to create miniature trees. They would need to be folded and stapled for the craft.

Note Crafts

You can now make cute notebooks from leftover paint chips which can be used as stuffing for stockings.

Note Crafts

Photo Ornaments

Use an old Christmas star lying around and paste photos on it to create a family album which can then be hung on the tree.

Gumdrop Snowflakes 42

Use coloured gumdrops skewered by a toothpick to create snowflakes that are edible.

Gumdrop Snowflakes 42

Holly Corsage

Use white cardboard paper to create beautiful corsages by shaping them into hollies and embellishing it with ribbons.

Candy Cane Mice

Use coloured felt paper to create small mice which have an opening to store candy canes.

Candy Cane Mice

Sock Advent Calendar

Use colourful baby socks to create an advent calendar hanging from a piece of ribbon. Add numbers on them to complete the look.

Toy Ornaments

Hang old miniature toys like teddy bears, wooden ducks and toy soldiers as ornaments for the Christmas tree.

Toy Ornaments

Cranberry Garland

Use waxed floss to string together cranberries to create a garland. Make a knot at one end of the garland and thread a needle onto the other before placing the berries through them.

Mitten Clips

Create mitten clips from coloured felt paper and embellish with ribbons and glitter. Attach them to gift cards for a cute look.

Mitten Clips

Cookie-Cutter Decorations

Use inexpensive aluminium cookie cutters and decorate with patterned paper cut according to the shape of the cutter and then stuck with glue.

Holly Napkin Holders

Trace the shape of the holly on felt paper and cut out the shape. Attach to a thread and add a jingle bell for decoration.

Holly Napkin Holders

Gift Monogram

Old holiday cards can be recycles to form monograms for gifts under the tree. Stencil the recipient’s initials on to the card and then cut out.

Card Garland

Organize your holiday cards in the form of a garland, suspended by clothespins decorated with scraps of gift wrappings.

Card Garland

Paper Stars

You can create stars from folded paper quite easily. You can use them to adorn your tree or decorate your presents.

Orange Ornaments

Cut unpeeled oranges into circular shapes and bake it to make it stiff. Hang with double twine.

Orange Ornaments

Tinsel Stars

Twist tinsel wire into stars and twist one end of it to form a decorative piece for your Christmas gifts.

Festive Envelopes

You can make festive envelopes for greeting cards with recycled magazine pages or leftover wrapping paper.

Festive Envelopes

Pipe Cleaner Ornaments

You can twist pipe cleaners to form fun and festive ornaments for the tree at home

Paper Snowflakes

Cut snowflake shapes with paper and then stick them to your window pane with poster putty or attach them together to form a wreath.

Paper Snowflakes

Peppermint Ornaments

Peppermint ornaments in red and white stripes when joined together forms edible ornament decorations.

Gilded Pinecones

Dip pinecones in paint and then use them to create a number of beautiful decorations.

Gilded Pinecones