Get a Holiday Head Start With 5 DIY Projects You Can Do in a Day (or Less!)
This year, many are opting out of Black Friday shopping for quality family time. You may be taking your family on a hike, watching your favorite movies or baking delicious treats. Here at HGTV, we are all about DIY projects we can do around the house with our families. Instead of standing in line at 4 a.m., you can be checking off your holiday to-do list! Here are fun projects you can tackle in a day (or less!)
Get Started on Holiday Gifts
Get a head start on your holiday gifts. This wine holder makes a great hostess gift or addition to your bar area. All you need is a scrap piece of wood, stain, an old leather belt and basic tools.
Try This: Rustic-Style Wine Glass Holder
Try a Kitchen Upgrade for the Holidays
Use this day as an opportunity to tackle projects you've been putting off. Update your kitchen by giving cabinets a distressed, antiqued look. This quick, easy project will still give you plenty of time to relax and enjoy the rest of the day.
Try This: Distressed and Antiqued Kitchen Cabinets
Make Handmade Ornaments
Get the kids involved! Make these pom-poms in any color palette to decorate for the holidays — they'll look great on your Christmas tree, a kid's room or atablescape.
Try This: Tissue Pom-Poms
DIY a Tree Skirt
Make your own holiday decor this year. This shabby chic Christmas tree skirt will bring a warm, elegant look to your tree — no sewing required!
Try This: No-Sew Ruffled Christmas Tree Skirt
Dress Up Your Guest Room
Prepare the guest bedroom for holiday guests with custom furnishings. You can make these lined and pleated drapes with any fabric and on a budget.
Try This: Lined Draperies