9 Festive and Fun DIY Christmas Projects


Are you looking for some fun and festive DIY Christmas projects to do this year? Well, you’ve come to the right place! In this blog post, I will share with you 9 of my favorite ideas. From tree toppers and ornaments to decorations and gifts, there is something here for everyone. So get your crafting supplies ready and let’s get started!

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9 Festive and Fun DIY Christmas Projects

Do you love getting crafty at Christmas time?

When it comes to Christmas, Christmas prep and decorating for the holidays I am all about the DIY’s! If you love festive and fun DIY Christmas projects then you will adore these 9 ideas I have rounded up for you!

Today is day one of the 10 Days of Christmas Decorating Ideas! For the next 10 days, there is a different Christmas theme of the day…today is one of my favorite things DIYs!!! Are you ready for some inspiration?

10 Days of Christmas

DIY Wood Pallet Tree Topper Star

In need of a new or updated tree topper this year? How about one you can make on your own? Stacy from Brick n’ Blooms shares how to make this DIY wood pallet tree topper star yourself! If you have extra pallet wood lying around then this is the project for you. And if not, then you can always find some!

DIY tree topper wood pallet star

Winter Snowflake Wall Art

Talk about stunning art that will work for winter or Christmas decor! When I first saw this winter snowflake art from Jennifer of Cottage on Bunker Hill I was struck by the beautiful simplicity. Then when I read it was a Pottery Barn dupe that she had made I was intrigued. I love Pottery Barn but not the price and she solves that for us. Stop by and read her full tutorial!

Winter Snowflake Wall Art

How to Make a Footed Tray

During Christmas I am always looking for ways to elevate my decorations! I love a good tray and especially a raised one. How awesome is this footed tray that Kim from Cottage In The Mitten shared? It’s the perfect piece to use to display decor or maybe a centerpiece? The possibilities are endless. I love the red color Kim chose but you could keep it natural or use the color of your choice!

DIY footed tray

Easy DIY Christmas Ornaments

If you enjoy making sentimental decor and ornaments for your tree, then you will fall in love with these easy DIY Christmas ornaments that Rachel from The Ponds Farmhouse made. Rachel shares how her easy tutorial on just how to make these one-of-a-kind, stunning angel and cross ornaments that will have you wanting to make your own immediately. These would be beautiful gifts, tags for gifts or ornaments like they were intended to be. Stop by her post and see for yourself!

DIY Christmas Ornaments

How to Make 5 Easy Christmas Table Decor DIY Ideas

One of my favorite blogging friends Robyn, from Robyn’s French Nest shared 5 Christmas table decor DIY ideas that I had to share with you too! She is the queen of tablescapes and keeping them budget friendly and these DIYs are ones that you too can make and add to your table settings this coming Christmas. Stop by her blog and check all 5 out. My favorite one is her DIY napkin rings. How about you?

5 Christmas table DIYs

A DIY Christmas Tradition Revisited: Gingerbread Houses

Christmas is such a fun time and getting your family and kids involved makes it even better. Do you have fun family traditions? Brendt from She Gave It a Go shares a DIY Christmas tradition revisited, Gingerbread houses! She talks about her long-standing tradition of making their own gingerbread house from templates her grandparents have passed on and how she and her family have adapted this tradition. This post is chalk full of helpful tips and sentimental value; a must read if you are looking to add a new tradition to your household this holiday season.

Gingerbread houses
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Easy Homemade Christmas Soaps for Kids

Are you looking for a fun and simple project to do with your kiddos this Christmas? These homemade Christmas soaps were a blast to make with my girls and they loved giving them out as gifts! They are fully customizable by shape and color; the possibilities are endless. Jump over to my full tutorial for the steps and more!

You will love how fun these easy homemade Christmas soaps for kids are to make!

DIY Pallet Wood Christmas Trees

Feeling the itch to create your own decor this upcoming Christmas? How about giving this lovely DIY wood pallet Christmas tree from KariAnne of Thistlewood Farms a try? I love its rustic and one-of-a-kind feel. Plus, the tutorial is fun and oh so simple. The witty commentary that accompanies this post is a bonus and good read as well. I love everything KariAnne shares, and I know you will too.

DIY pallet wood Christmas Trees

Simple Fringed Burlap Trees

Oh, my word how cute are these simple fringed burlap trees from Simply2 Moms? I think they would look beautiful scattered on a holiday tablescape or even a mantel? The burlap fabric with hints of gold adds that festive touch I always look for! A fun hands-on project that anyone can make. I also think this would be a great DIY to make with a bunch of girlfriends or maybe even to make for a winter wedding? How would you use them?

simple fringed burlap tree

Easy DIY Christmas Pillowcase

This final bonus project is one from my blog and one that my girls like to pullout each Christmas. And let me just start by saying I am not a sewer. But these easy DIY Christmas pillowcases really are simple to make even for a beginner sewer! If I can make these so, can you. And just think about all the fun options you can choose for the fabric? I thought these would be cute to give on Christmas eve with new Christmas pajamas in them. A fun tradition indeed! My girls love them, and they make counting down those Christmas sleeps even sweeter.

Christmas DIY pillowcases

9 Festive and Fun DIY Christmas Projects

Christmas is the perfect time to get crafty and show your loved ones how much you care. I’ve shared some festive, fun DIY projects that will make your holidays memorable. From homemade gifts to handmade decorations, I have something for everyone on your list. What project are you excited to try? Let me know in the comments! Merry crafting!

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  1. I love your pillow cases, friend! Such a great idea with the pjs!! So excited for our 10 days! So many wonderful ideas! 🎄❤️

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