Christmas Gifts: 20+ Cute and Clever Ideas to Try

Friends and family will adore these handy handmade Christmas gifts -- including dishware, vases, and other home accessories -- that are just as fun (and easy!) to make as they are to give. Start one of these simple Christmas crafts today so you can check everyone off your holiday gift list.

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Three-Step Christmas Centerpieces

Create a striking holiday centerpiece in just three steps. We have a special secret for the step one: How to lay the table runner.

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Creative Christmas Tree Themes

Be creative by decorating your Christmas tree with a favorite theme that suits your decorating style or your family's personality. We were inspired by a local festival of trees and have included tips for bringing the looks inside your own Christmas home. Bonus: We've included lighting tips to make your tree shine.

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Christmas Sugar Cookies

Turn a simple sugar cookie into a masterpiece this Christmas. Whether you like your sugar cookies soft or crisp, simply decorated or frosted with intricate designs, these sugar cookie recipes are sure to sweeten up your holiday season.

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Deck a Christmas Staircase in Two Steps

It's so simple to decorate your staircase for Christmas! Get our damage-free, two-step plan to ensure that the holiday spirit extends from first floor to second.

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Creative Christmas Wreaths

Christmas wreaths don't have to be made from traditional evergreens -- in fact, we encourage you to mix it up with eucalyptus leaves, boxwood, lotus pods, and even items that don't come from nature, such as peppermint candies and pom-poms. These fun-to-make creative designs show you how to make Christmas wreaths with unexpected shapes, dazzling colors, and out-of-the-ordinary materials.

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Genius Christmas Hacks

Get ready for the Christmas season with our clever tricks to simplify the holidays. Including crafty Christmas wrapping ideas, must-try ideas for hosting guests, and why-didn't-I-think-of-that Christmas shortcuts, our tips for the holiday season are guaranteed to make your life easier.

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Christmas Decorations

Deck the halls (and the rest of your home, too!) in festive cheer with our Christmas decorations. We have countless ways to decorate for the holidays, including outdoor Christmas decor, festive window trimmings, and homemade decorations. Our make-your-own decor ideas will add a special touch to your holiday home, including country-inspired and rustic Christmas decorations, cheery Christmas wall decor, and fun ideas for decorating with cranberries. We have ideas for DIY Christmas decor and homemade Christmas crafts, as well as the best ways to use store-bought decor. Use natural items such as berries, evergreen, pinecones, and more to inspire crafty Christmas table decorations that are easy to make. We also have easy Christmas tree skirts and garlands, plus ways to decorate outdoors with Christmas lights. Plus find festive holiday ideas and shop indoor and outdoor decorations!

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Easy Low-Cost Christmas Projects

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Genius Christmas Hacks

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Pretty Christmas Wreaths

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Sweater Trees: An Adorable Christmas Centerpiece

Old Christmas sweaters become fresh-and-fuzzy additions to your table display....

Holiday Decorations: Make Easy, Glittery Paper Bells

Make these festive holiday paper bell decorations with just five supplies!

Steal This Homes Cottage-Style Christmas Decorations!

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How to Decorate a Christmas Tree

The secret to a pretty Christmas tree is decorating in layers. Get more tips...

How to Make Christmas Decorations

Instead of using prepackaged ho-ho-hum holiday decorations, craft your own...

Expert Tips for Stress-Free Holiday Entertaining

Holiday get-togethers should be fun, not frantic. Entertaining expert Rosanna...

Outdoor Christmas Lights

Christmas lights are sure to illuminate your holiday spirit! Decorate your hom...

Christmas Garland and Swag Decorating Ideas

Decorate your home for the holidays with these festive Christmas garland and...

Outdoor Christmas Decorating Ideas

Make the outside of your home as ready for the holiday season as the inside...

Creative Christmas Wreaths

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Christmas Ornament Crafts

Keep these handmade Christmas ornaments for yourself, or use them as...

Festive Christmas Napkin Ideas

Add seasonal spark to a Christmas table by folding and displaying napkins in...

Clever Ways to Decorate with Cranberries

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Special Touches for Holiday Guests

Let guests know how happy you are to have them with a few simple yet thoughtfu...

Pretty Christmas Garland: Make It with Paper!

With a little bit of time and just a handful of supplies, you can make a prett...

Make an Ombre Glittered Vase

Transform a glass cylinder into a dazzling centerpiece with a bit of glue and...

Christmas Garland: Create An Outdoor Display That Lasts

Wrap an all-weather DIY Christmas garland around your outdoor fence for an...

Earth-Friendly Christmas

If you want to give the whole world a Christmas gift, celebrate in ways that...

Holiday Decorating Ideas for Small Spaces

There's no need to downsize your holiday expectations with a small space to...

Sparkling Silver Holiday Decor

Make your home sparkle this Christmas with these silver decorative accents.


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