Holiday Crafts

What better way to decorate and have fun for the holidays than to DIY some incredible crafts? By making your own decor, you not only save time and money, it’s also an opportunity to explore creative passions and bond with friends or family. Many crafts are kid-friendly and simple, but if you’re looking to really get into some details, there are more intricate designs as well. Get to into the holiday spirit with a craft!

Doing crafts together is a great way to hang out with your kids in a way that can be fun and rewarding to you. Plus, it gives you an opportunity to teach your kids about the holidays. Here are 14 crafts to try this year!

 

1. Foam Cup Chick

Easter baskets are a fun tradition this time of year! You can always buy your baskets, but the choices in the store are usually limited, so why not try making them yourself? Here are 16 you can probably make in an afternoon!

 

1. Greenery Easter Baskets

Easter is not usually a holiday of gift giving, but that doesn't mean you can't shower your loved ones with amazing treats. Some of these DIY gifts are perfect for kids and others would make great presents for your friends, coworkers, or neighbors.

 

1. Chalk Easter Egg

You're going to be using a lot of eggs this Easter, why not get some use out of the shells?  eggshells are an easy material to transform into something brand new. Here are 12 projects that give your eggshells a second life.

 

1. Message in an Egg

It's time to get your Easter decorations ready! Garlands are a great way to make your home festive without too much effort. Here are 15 DIY Garlands that will be perfect for your house.

 

1. Paint Chip Easter Egg Garland

Easter is one of the most fun holidays to decorate for. Beautiful spring flowers and pastel colors abound and can add a fresh feeling to your house through Easter decorations. Here are 25 gorgeous Easter decorations to get you started.

 

1. Hanging Flower Chandelier

It's almost spring, which means it's time to start preparing for Easter! Here are 18 great wreaths you can make to celebrate the holiday in blooming spring style!

 

1. Bunny Topiary Wreath

Valentine's Day is such a fun holiday to decorate for! You have an excuse to drape your entire house in pink and red hearts. Here are 18 great decorations perfect for the season!

 

1. Valentine's Day Towels

One of the most exciting parts of Christmas is counting down to it! If you want a fun advent calendar this year, now is the time to prepare it! You can easily buy a fun one, but making one is a great way to control what your loved ones will get each day. Here are 26 great ones you can make.

 

1. Paint Dipped Advent Calendar Bottles

String lights are the most classic item used to make your home sparkle over the Christmas season. Here are 15 projects that take them to a whole new level!

 

1. Merry and Bright Marquee Light

Christmas time is the time of year to learn how all your loved ones are doing through their Christmas cards. You can put all your Christmas cards on the fridge, but why not change it up this year? Here are 11 unique ways to show them off.

 

1. Holiday Card Wreath

One of the best ways to make your house festive and welcoming this holiday season is to hang a wreath on the door. Wreaths give everyone who enters your home a warm welcome and Christmas greeting. Here are 30 perfect wreaths you can make yourself!

 

1. Cookie Cutter Wreath

Christmas garlands are a fun way to decorate for the holidays. They are easy to make and can use whatever materials you want. Making some garlands is a great way to make your Christmas tree and the rest of your decor unique. 

 

1. Sparkle Christmas Carol Garland

Fall is in the air at this time of year and the leaves outside are beginning to change colors. With thanksgiving just around the corner, we thought it would be fun to use some of those beautiful leaves to decorate around the house. You can use leaves that fall from trees near your house or you can buy fake leaves from your local craft store. Either one will work.

 

1. Leaf Garland

It can be really fun to make your own Halloween costume, but it can also be really time consuming and hard. If you want all the fun of a DIY costume without too much stress, a headpiece might be the way to go. A well designed hat or headband can match with something you already have in your closet to make an elaborate costume all on its own. This is also great for a last minute costume.

 

It's the weekend before Halloween, and that means if you don't have a costume it's time to get one! Here are 21 costumes you can make in a day that utilize materials you already have in your house and clothes you already have in your closet.

 

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