Christmas garlands add holiday flair to stairways, doorways, mantels, and more, plus they bring the fresh scent of pine and evergreen into your home for the holiday season. Check out our Christmas garland decorating ideas, which will give you fun and unique ways to adorn a leafy garland -- from felt flowers and Christmas cards to wide bows and pinecones, we have several creative ideas for garland decorations. If you want to try something that's less traditional, we show you how to fashion a Christmas garland from pom-poms, mittens, ribbons and wreaths, or tinsel. Use cranberries, jingle bells, gingerbread, and other bits and baubles to create a one-of-a-kind Christmas garland -- plus try our fun ideas for easy-to-make Christmas tree skirts. For an artistic and colorful Christmas project, we show you how to assemble a garland made from delicate glass ornaments and give you several other ideas for decorating your home with garlands. Other fun-to-make garland projects include ideas for a colorful pepperberry garland, a festive pine garland, a chenille poinsettia garland, and a paper dove garland.
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Christmas Garland and Swag Decorating Ideas
From classic Christmas garland to simply crafty swag ideas, find the perfect holiday decorations here.
Citrus and Lemon Leaf Garland
Beautiful leaves and festive fruits create an aromatic garland for your Christmas hearth.
Traditional holly garland is simple to put together for a classic Christmas look.
Use fresh or preserved pepperberry greenery for a beautiful staircase garland.
Green, red, and white are the colors of Christmas. Drape them around the house this holiday.
Bring the symbol of peace to your mantel or staircase with this paper-dove garland.
Get great garland decorating ideas for the mantel, staircase, entryway, and bedroom.
Gingerbread Friends Garland
Gingerbread isn’t just for eating anymore. These delicious little friends bring joy to any room.
Though these bells aren’t silver, they are a festive way to say that Christmas time is here.
Pretty Chenille Poinsettia Garland
’Tis the season to decorate your home with beautifully handmade poinsettias strung together for garland.
Make your Christmas tree the center of attention with a playful and colorful garland.
Felt Dove Garland
Adorn your fireplace mantel or bookshelf with a strand of peaceful holiday doves.
Felt Medallion Window Garland
Your Christmas wish for an easy and adorable garland comes true with this fun craft.
Make a Snowman Faces Garland
Fill your home with jolly, holly snowmen. This garland is sure to bring some Christmas cheer.
Make a Fun Christmas Tree Garland from Foam Snowballs
Frost your Christmas tree this year with a fun garland made of icy, easy-to-make snowballs.
Joyful Garland for the Holidays
Grab your extra scrapbooking supplies and create a one-of-a-kind holiday garland.
Christmas Garland Made with Fresh Cranberries and Limes
Looking for a fresh idea for your Christmas garland? String limes and cranberries around the house this year.