8 Easy Christmas Crafts to Create

Be inspired by eight of our favorite crafty Christmas decorations from HGTV fans just like you, each with easy-to-follow instructions so you can create your own.

Exotic Welcome

Welcome holiday guests with a wreath that shimmers courtesy of iridescent peacock feathers. Want to create your own? Follow our step-by-step instructions to give your front door a glamorous touch. Image courtesy of HGTV fan Lori Ann.

Chic Centerpiece

These elegant ornament pomanders are created by grouping matte and shiny glass balls in shades of copper, silver and pearl. Metallic gold leaves add an organic and textural touch. Create your own eye-catching holiday centerpiece with these step-by-step instructions. Image courtesy of HGTV fan Michelle Aleff.

Sweet Decoration

Mmmm...looks good enough to eat! This colorful centerpiece combines candy cane colors with sugary sparkle to create a charming holiday decoration. Indulge your sweet tooth (calorie free!) by crafting your own. Image courtesy of HGTV fan Nancy Turnbaugh.

Copper Glitz Wreath

Metallic copper and rich gold accents lend a glamorous touch to an evergreen holiday wreath. Follow our how-to instructions to add seasonal sparkle to your front door. Image courtesy of HGTV fan Rachel Wallis.

Naturally Charming

Bring the outdoors in with organic holiday decor. HGTV fan flowergirl kept the palette simple: white hydrangeas, green apples, red gingham ribbon and evergreen clippings create a fresh disply on her holiday mantel. Create your own square twig wreath.

Apple and Evergreen Topiary

Mixed evergreens and bright green apples combine to create a beautiful, organic addition to your holiday decor. Create your own Apple and Evergreen Christmas Topiary with our step-by-step instructions. Image courtesy of HGTV fan flowergirl.

Glittering Mosaic Ornaments

Shatterproof Christmas balls get a beachy update with the addition of sea glass in an array of watery colors. These ornaments are easier to craft than you may think and are a fun project to tackle with help from the kids. Get started with our step-by-step instructions. Image courtesy of HGTV fan Michelle Aleff.

Playful Polka Dots

A plain wreath embellished with loopy silver tinsel, polka dot ribbon and matte and shiny ornaments creates a whimsical welcome for holiday guests. Making your own is a snap with with these step-by-step instructions. Image courtesy of HGTV fan Amelia Laster.

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Easy-to-Craft Wooden Gingerbread Christmas Ornaments

These gingerbread cookie ornaments, made out of wood and paint, look as festive as the real thing, but can be enjoyed for many Christmases to come. Kids will love helping out with this fun and easy holiday craft.

Christmas Kids' Craft: Walnut Santa Ornament

Some of the sweetest Christmas tree ornaments are the ones made by the littlest crafters. This retro kids' craft is a whimsical and fun interpretation of Santa Claus that can be made with common craft supplies in just a few minutes.

How to Make a Boxwood Christmas Wreath

Why settle for plastic evergreen wreaths or natural greens that will dry out in a few weeks? Make a preserved boxwood wreath that will keep its good looks throughout the holidays and beyond.

Outdoor Holiday Decorating Idea: Mini Christmas Tree

Spread the holiday cheer to your front porch with this easy-to-decorate mini Christmas tree. A few handmade touches make it special.

8 Ways to Upcycle Christmas Decorations for Your New Year's Eve Party

Don't store your Christmas decorations just yet. Use it for your New Year's Eve party instead.

How to Make a Christmas Cat Spinner Wand

In all of the gifting during the holidays, don't forget about your furry friends. This holly-themed cat toy is easy to make and will encourage hours of playful interaction.

Christmas Cactus Care

Easy growing tips for this seasonal favorite.

Easy-to-Craft Handmade Jewelry Box

Turn inexpensive fence-post caps into a pretty jewelry or gift box. By itself, the box makes a thoughtful birthday, Mother's Day or holiday gift. Fill it with sweet treats or a small trinket for a handmade gift they won't soon forget.