8 Homemade Christmas Decoration Ideas to Enhance Your Interior!

That’s it: the month of November has begun! Your neighbors and businesses have already put away their pumpkins, skulls, and other horrific ornaments to make room for Christmas decorations. Thus, every year, the houses display their Santa Claus hanging from the windows, their flashing garlands, or their Christmas trees for our greatest pleasure!

We love this warm atmosphere that emanates from Christmas, and that is why today we are offering 8 DIY Christmas decoration ideas to make at home to be sure to spend the holidays. 100% a stylish year!

Ideal for those on a limited budget or who wish to have an original Christmas decoration, these homemade Christmas decoration ideas are sure to make a splash on D-Day!

So please don’t wait any longer and discover our 8 favorite DIY Christmas decoration items to be sure to make a difference on New Year’s Eve!

1. A DIY Christmas tree

Homemade Christmas Decoration Ideas

 

What would Christmas be without its Christmas tree? Not much! Indeed, this Christmas decoration is mandatory when celebrating the end of year since it is the essence of Christmas and its special atmosphere! The only thing is: it’s not always easy to find a beautiful Christmas tree when you have a small budget or little space. But do not panic! We come to your rescue with its 100% homemade DIY Christmas tree tutorial! Both easy and economical, this DIY Christmas decoration idea is sure to amaze your guests on D-Day!

To make a DIY Christmas tree for a homemade Christmas decoration, you will need:

  • A pattern in the shape of a Christmas tree
  • A green cardboard sheet in the size of your choice
  • A pair of scissors
  • Glue
  • Decorative elements (beads, sequins, ribbon, etc.)
  • Fake snow, flour, or grated coconut for a frosty effect

To make this DIY Christmas tree, you must first reproduce the Christmas tree motif on the first part of your cardboard sheet using your pattern. When this is done, turn your pattern over, repeat the same action on the second part of your sheet, and then cut out the two shapes.

Then take your pair of scissors and make a slit on half the height of your two Christmas trees. Please note: your slit must be wide enough so that your two Christmas trees can fit together!

All you have to do is go to the customization of your two parts of the Christmas tree. You are free to stick pearls, add sequins, ribbons, or confetti, depending on the style you want. You can also your grated coconut, flour, or fake snow for a Christmas tree in the image of winter! Small tip: avoid decorative elements near the slit to ensure that nothing will interfere with the interlocking!

When your decorating session is over, all you need to do is assemble your two parts and attach the tips of your Christmas tree with glue. And there you have it: you now have a miniature Christmas tree and a 100% unique homemade Christmas decoration!

2. Homemade natural Christmas garlands

Homemade Christmas Decoration Ideas

This is obvious: garlands are an essential element for Christmas decoration! Whether they are hung on the tree or placed on a piece of furniture, this Christmas decoration undeniably makes the difference in an interior when preparing for the end-of-year celebrations. Ideal for those who wish to create a festive atmosphere, this Christmas decoration idea has the advantage of being infinitely adaptable. Between natural Christmas garlands, those with balls or which flash, there are a thousand-and-thousands. A way to stylize your interior using Christmas garlands to create an atmosphere that is both magical and warm!

This year, why not try to stand out with some homemade Christmas garlands? Perfect for all those who want an original Christmas decoration, this DIY Christmas decoration idea will be unanimous with your loved ones!

So please don’t waste another second and discover our natural DIY Christmas garlands tutorial below to be sure of making a success of your homemade Christmas decoration during the holiday season.

To achieve this DIY Christmas decoration idea, you will need:

  • String in the color of your choice
  • Glue
  • Natural or colored pine cones
  • Burlap strips or ribbons

To create your natural Christmas garland, nothing could be simpler! Bring your ribbons and/or your burlap bands and make them into bow ties. Glue these on your bread apples, then assemble them on your string. And now, voila!

Indispensable for those who wish to put their house on their 31st, this idea of homemade Christmas decoration is sure to have a little effect on New Year’s Eve and create a 100% festive atmosphere for the end of the year celebrations while beautiful!

3. A DIY Christmas decoration idea: the cushions

Homemade Christmas Decoration Ideas

Now that your house is shining brightly that your Christmas tree stands proudly in front of you, what else can you add to your Christmas decoration? To help you find inspiration, We give you one of these favorite DIY Christmas decor ideas: cushions! Perfect for the living room and the bedroom, this homemade Christmas decoration idea hits the mark in an interior when you want to create a warm atmosphere!

To make this homemade Christmas decoration idea, you will need:

  • Fabric with the Christmas motif you want
  • Padding (you can use that of an old cushion)
  • A running kit (thread, needle, thimble, or sewing machine)
  • A pair of scissors
  • A sheet of paper
  • Marker or pen

The first step of this DIY Christmas decoration idea is to choose the shape you want to give to your cushion! It can be a simple rectangular Christmas pillow, star-shaped, or even a Christmas tree, depending on your preference.

When you have made up your mind, cut out the desired shape from a sheet of paper in the size of your choice. With your pattern in hand, you can place it on two different pieces of fabric placed face to face.

Then outline your shape with felt and/or pen, then cut your fabric. Then stitch all around your shape using your sewing machine or sewing kit, being careful to leave an opening for the padding!

When this is done, all you have to do is put the padding in your cushion and sew up the opening by folding the fabric up edge to edge!

You are now with a Christmas pillow and a simple, unique homemade Christmas decoration for a most festive interior!

You are free to choose the colors that will best match your Christmas decoration and the style you want to give! One of the advantages of this DIY Christmas decoration idea is that it is available in several styles. Between the patterns of Christmas reindeer, Christmas tree, or even snowflakes, the possibilities are endless, yet the result will remain the same: a successful homemade Christmas decoration!

4. Homemade Christmas candle holders

Homemade Christmas Decoration Ideas

As you have probably already seen in our article on DIY Christmas gift ideas, candles are an integral part of a warm atmosphere! So for the end of the year celebrations, be sure to make a success of your Christmas decoration thanks to our homemade Christmas decoration idea: the candle holder in cinnamon sticks! Perfect for creating an atmosphere that is both festive and rustic, this Christmas decoration can only brighten up your interior or your New Year’s table!

To achieve this DIY Christmas decoration idea, you will need:

  • Cinnamon sticks
  • A jar or a jar
  • A tealight candle
  • A pair of scissors
  • Elastics
  • Burlap or decorative ribbon

To make this homemade Christmas decoration, first wrap one or two rubber bands around your jar. Once this step has been completed, all you have to do is slip your cinnamon sticks one by one between your pot and your elastic so that they completely surround it.

Finally, all you have to do is tie your burlap band or ribbon around your jar to hide the elastic (s). Your DIY Christmas decoration idea is finished; light your candle and insert it in your jar! You now have an original candle holder that diffuses a pleasant scent which is sure to cause a sensation on New Year’s Eve!

5. DIY Christmas wreaths

Homemade Christmas Decoration Ideas

Now that your home is filled with homemade Christmas decorations, it’s time to go outside! And for that, what better than the famous Christmas wreath? Ideal for getting into the Christmas mood before even stepping out of the door, this DIY Christmas decoration idea is also one of the essentials to create a warm atmosphere during the end-of-year celebrations!

Just like our other homemade Christmas decoration ideas , there are several types of Christmas wreath depending on the style you want to create: green and red Christmas wreaths adorned with pine cones, entirely white for a frosted effect or even in natural ferns for the most realistic Christmas decoration.

Today, find out how to make a natural Christmas wreath with our DIY tutorial below:

For this homemade Christmas decoration idea, you will need:

  • Wire or a metal circle
  • A pair of scissors
  • Some thread
  • Fir, holly, or fern branches depending on what you want
  • Christmas decorations like ribbons, sequins, or light knickknacks

To make a homemade vegetable Christmas wreath, nothing could be easier! You need to wrap your branches around your metal circle and connect them with wire. If you want to add a little color, feel free to incorporate ribbons or a few knickknacks with a dot of glue or thread.

When you are finished, all you have to do is hang your Christmas wreath on your door or place it on your New Year’s Eve table for a DIY Christmas decoration that is both unique and original! Ideal for small budgets, this homemade Christmas decoration idea will undoubtedly have its effect on your guests!

6. An original Christmas decoration with old Christmas balls

Homemade Christmas Decoration Ideas

Are you tired of your old Christmas balls? No problem! Today, We shows you how to give them a second youth with our DIY Christmas decoration idea! Both simple and quick, this homemade Christmas decoration will be unanimous with your family and your guests!

To make this homemade Christmas decoration, you will need:

  • Your old Christmas balls
  • Paint
  • Decorative ribbon
  • Old, unusable CDs
  • Glue
  • A pair of scissors
  • Glitter (optional)

To make this DIY Christmas decoration, you have to let your creativity run wild! Repaint your Christmas balls any color you want, add glitter or decorative ribbons to create a 100% unique homemade Christmas decoration! If you want your Christmas balls to shine as bright as the star at the top of your Christmas tree, no problem! Take some old CDs that you can no longer use and cut them into small pieces.

When it’s done, attach these to your Christmas baubles with a dot of glue and admire the result: sparkling new Christmas baubles! All you have to do is hang your creations on the Christmas tree and contemplate your work!

7. A Christmas jar: the DIY Christmas decoration idea that makes the difference

Homemade Christmas Decoration Ideas

Don’t you have Christmas decoration ideas for your New Year’s Eve table? We have the solution! Discover this homemade Christmas decoration idea to bring a touch of fantasy to your table on D-Day: the Christmas jar!

As easy as it is quick to make, this DIY Christmas decoration is sure to amaze your guests and create a magical atmosphere worthy of the holiday season!

To realize this homemade Christmas decoration idea, you will only need:

  • A jar or a jar
  • Christmas figurines: elves, reindeer, Christmas tree, or even Santa Claus, treat yourself!
  • Silver and/or white confetti
  • Fake snow

Now that you have all of your items ready, all you need to do is put it all together! Indeed, to achieve this DIY Christmas decoration idea, you will only need your creative mind!

So, pour your fake snow into your jar and arrange your Christmas figurines as you see fit to get the result you want! Perfect for those looking for an easy-to-make homemade Christmas decoration idea, this Christmas decoration will undoubtedly make the difference!

8. Homemade Christmas socks

Homemade Christmas Decoration Ideas

Are you struggling to come up with Christmas decoration ideas for your fireplace? Do not panic! We give you its DIY Christmas decoration idea to be sure to brighten up your interior during the end of the year celebrations: the homemade Christmas sock! Having become a staple of Christmas decorations for years, Christmas socks are perfect for anyone looking for an original homemade Christmas decoration idea!

To make this homemade Christmas decoration, nothing could be simpler! You will only need the following:

  • Fabric in the color of your choice
  • Sewing kit or sewing machine
  • A pair of scissors

To make this DIY Christmas decoration idea, start by cutting out a sock model in the size of your choice. Once your pattern is in hand, place it on your fabric and cut your shape out of it. Small tip: do not hesitate to fix your pattern with a pin to prevent it from moving during cutting.

Repeat the action twice so that you have two parts of socks.

Once done, all you have to do is sew the two parts of your socks together using your sewing kit or your machine. Once this step is over, turn your sock over and iron it for an even more successful look!

To crochet your sock, you need to cut out a small strip of fabric and pin it to the top of your sock at the seam. Then secure your small hook with your sewing machine or sewing kit.

For the last step of this homemade Christmas decoration idea, all you have to do is cut a thin strip of fabric or white felt and sew it on the top of the sock!

And there you have it; Now you have a homemade Christmas decoration that you are sure not to find anywhere else!