The beauty of things is known to be in the eye of the beholder, not infrequently but also in its simplicity. Exactly this fascinates us again and again in the furnishing and decorating, because very simple, minimalistic elements are so often an eye-catcher and immediately captivate the attention of the beholder. Soon it’s time again! The fairytale advent season comes and seduces us to more relaxation, drinking tea, invite friends to his home and… of course, also for crafting. Because, now it is the right time to make beautiful Christmas decorations yourself. Just like us, most of you may already have had enough of ready Christmas decoration off the shelf. Everything almost always looks so similar and only the few shops offer really original deco items that do not scream for kitsch. Only home-made and handicraft always manage to emit an individual, personal touch.
Christmas decorations made of felt
Making Christmas decorations yourself does not necessarily have to be just for crafting professionals. But on the contrary! There are countless variations for DIY Christmas tree decorations, Advent wreath and Türkränze, window decoration, Christmas figures and much more. We want you with our today Craft ideas for Christmas inspire and assist in your creative work.
Christmas cake with felt
To make original Christmas decorations made of felt yourself, you only need a small amount of materials, a little bit of time and a pinch of craftsmanship. No special skills are needed. The simple Christmas decoration ideas for crafting here with us are very easy to copy. In principle, you only need to trace, cut, stuff and sew buttons or sequins onto the felt.
Sweet snowmen and Santa Claus, Christmas balls and Christmas trees are created in no time at all – a whole Christmas ensemble of beautiful figures and jewelery, which ensure an optimal pre-Christmas atmosphere. Of course, besides felt, other home textiles that you can find at home or in the textile store are also suitable. Especially fabrics in red, white and green are to be recommended for the DIY Christmas decorations. But also something more shiny or in muted, neutral colors, the fabrics look great as Christmas decorations. Of course, everything is allowed that you like.
Small pompoms and ribbons complete the DIY Christmas decoration
Make cute Christmas tree pendants from felt yourself
For knit and stick friends are even finer options
Creative craft ideas with wood for Christmas
Of course, other natural materials, such as wood, are also a perfect alternative to felt and fabric. Because these are clearly for comfort and warmth and ensure the appropriate portion Hygge feeling in the winter. Not for nothing is this material used by the Scandinavians in living, furnishing and decorating, especially in its lighter version, always happy.
Make beautiful Christmas trees from wooden chipboards as Christmas tree decorations yourself
Or you cut the plates out as shown below to master original 3D trees
Thin tree discs become a creative door wreath without great effort
Christmas crafts meet upcycling
To reuse different used things by one original misappropriation , has been in great demand for a long time and continues to be in vogue. Often only a few inspiring ideas and very little aids and materials, such as paint, scissors, brush or bast, are enough. Out of the old things you will find magnificent decorations and unbelievably original living products or even real works of art. Take a look at the crafting ideas below and think about which items you no longer need, but which can be used for fun.
Let yourself be inspired and create your own personal Christmas decorations for the perfect festive atmosphere in your own four walls!
A contemplative Advent and a Merry Christmas!
Smart craft idea for Christmas with tin cans and pine cones
Even apples can be alienated in a very original way
Or even the delicious gingerbread…
Tinker elegant Christmas tree from Throw Pillow
From old newsprint can be created great Christmas balls
A magnificent felt garland with small Christmas trees
Mantel made of felt for Christmas
Christmas would not really be Christmas without Santa!
Christmas decoration for advanced
And some of felt and fabric
Pretty Christmas tree decorations made of wood
… or even an alternative Christmas tree!
Cute Rudolf reindeer will fit perfectly