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.View Slideshow
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.View Slideshow
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.View Slideshow
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.View Slideshow
What's on everyone's wish list these days? Gift cards! They may seem impersonal, but you can up the giving appeal by skipping store options for a homemade holder.
Small mint tins are the perfect size for a gift card package. Just cover the label and inside the tin with holiday-theme gift wrap.
A picture frame playfully announces this gift -- which is actually two gifts in one!
Send glad tidings (and a token of appreciation) to friends and family with these bright and cheery gift-card holders made from scrapbook supplies.
Red buttons serve as ornaments and a star-shape button becomes the shining topper in this tree-shape holder. A loop attached to the top of the tree wraps over the star button to secure the front cover. When unlooped, the tree pulls downward to reveal the pocket that stows the gift card.
Check out these pretty gift-card holders made from scrapbooking supplies.