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Homemade Christmas Ornaments and DIY Christmas Decorating Ideas
Make your holiday decor warm and cheery with these wonderful ideas for homemade Christmas ornaments you can easily pull off with readily available materials in and around your homestead!
1. DIY Pine Cone Ornament
Spruce up some pine cones (for example, with some paint as pictured) is a beautiful way to bring the rustic appeal indoors. Pine cones come in many shapes and sizes, so you can definitely customize it into a Christmas decor of your desire.
If you use it as a homemade gift, it will keep your recipient all warm and happy!
3. Copper Wire Star Christmas Tree Ornaments
4. Cinnamon Ornaments
Imagine what this cinnamon applesauce heart ornament will bring into your house? I’ll definitely be making lots of this! I can’t wait to sniff around my homestead once the applesauce evaporates in my oven.
Grab some twigs. Shape it into snowflakes and add the embellishments, twine, button stickers, berries, pine needles, and felt. These DIY rustic twig snowflakes should look amazing on your wall for festive and warm Christmas decor.
This bottle cap snowman is easy to make with just a little paint, glue, and scraps of ribbon. A fun project I can do with my grandkids, the smallest will do the painting and the older ones will do the detailed work. I can’t wait.
Unique handmade Christmas ornaments make your home decor a cut above the rest. This is why crafters and DIY junkies have some of the most interesting homemade Christmas decorations.
These ideas for Christmas decorations to make yourself should give you the inspiration to take your Christmas crafting and decorating up a notch this year. Have a fun time Christmas decorating and have a happy holiday!
What are your favorite homemade Christmas ornaments from this list? Let me know which ones and your thoughts about them in the comments section below!