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.

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.

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.

Kids' Craft: Bird Seed Christmas Ornaments

For the holidays, don't just decorate the Christmas tree inside your house. Make these birdseed ornaments to add color to bare winter trees and treat hungry feathered friends to a snack. This is a great project for kids and to give as gifts to your favorite nature lovers.

Christmas Kids' Craft: Yarn Ball Ornaments

Cover inexpensive foam balls with yarn to create a trendy, rustic Christmas ornament.

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.

How to Make Giant Christmas Ornaments

Light up your exterior entryway with these fun and festive oversized ornaments.

Kids' Craft: Make a Pom-Pom Christmas Garland

Kids love seeing their handmade ornaments and decorations used at Christmas. This colorful yarn garland is fun and easy to make for kids of all ages, making it an ideal family craft.

How to Make Boxwood Christmas Topiaries

Turn boxwood clippings into DIY holiday topiaries to flank a fireplace mantel, bring some life to a holiday tablescape or add height to a buffet table.