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
Design a standout Christmas tree that will be the talk of the holiday. Our collection of colorful, crafty, and creative Christmas tree pictures could inspire your first tree...or your fifth.
Using lime instead of a more traditional emerald green is the perfect way to put a twist on traditional Christmas decorations.
Homemade pennant banners give this elegant Christmas tree a cute, crafty look. Making the banners all in cream tones keeps the look streamlined.
Paper medallions and classic red ornaments create a festive, homespun feel on this tree.
Whether classic Christmas isn't your thing, or you'd like to set up a second, less traditional tree, we love the idea of this chic, country French-style tinsel tree.
Deck out your tree in vintage Christmas ornaments for a timeless, colorful look.
A spindly tree looks best decked out in delicate paper ornaments.
Add a touch of the sea to your Christmas tree with delicate white starfish and lime-color hydrangeas.
If your home has a traditional feel, take cues from this Christmas tree and go all-out American with your decorations.
This Christmas tree picture shows a tall and stately tree that sticks to tradition.
Covered in yellow lights, this classic tree is at its best all lit up.
A theme of skates and mittens carries from the tree throughout the rest of the room in this cozy Christmas tree picture.