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 Wreaths

Get in the Christmas spirit by hanging a beautiful wreath on your front door or inside your home -- our Christmas wreath ideas blend traditional with creative to make your wreath stand out. If you want a more traditional Christmas wreath for your front door, you'll love our easy ways to transform a plain wreath into a masterpiece. Spruce up pine wreaths with snowy pinecones, berries, ribbon, and more for a classic and timeless look for your front door. Break away from tradition with our pretty Christmas wreath ideas and try using pinecones for your wreath base, wrapping your wreath in bright ribbon, or fashioning a wreath from homemade pom-poms. Get an easy how-to and patterns for a snowflake wreath made from white felt, which will add a cozy look to your living room for Christmas. Our creative Christmas wreath ideas feature unexpected shapes, colors, and materials for a unique look in your home or on your front door. Finally, show off your personality with our themed Christmas wreaths, which use everything from fishing bobbers to toy race cars for a wreath that's completely your own.

Pretty Christmas Wreaths

Deck the halls with these gorgeous winter wreaths that will bring holiday chee...

Creative Christmas Wreaths

Christmas wreaths don't have to be made from traditional evergreens -- in fact...

Cookie Cutter Wreath

Playful cookie cutters make up this easy-to-make wreath.

Natural Fall Wreaths

Autumn's colorful bounty of foliage and produce is the first place we look whe...

Pretty Christmas Door Decorations

Once you've trimmed the tree, head outside to deck your front door for...

Three-Step Scarf Wreath for Christmas

The secret to this scarf wreath is the form underneath. See how you can create...

Easy Snowflake Wreath: Only 5 Supplies!

Create a pretty snowflake wreath with felt and a few cheap supplies. This craf...

How to Hang a Christmas Wreath (Two No-Fail Secrets!)

It's not a holiday home until you've hung a Christmas wreath. This quick video...

Fragrant Fruit Wreath

Turn dried oranges and lemons into a circle of refreshing color.

3 Easy Holiday Wreaths

Ornaments, ribbons, and candy -- there's something for everyone in this trio o...

Wreaths for a Holiday Door

Welcome holiday guests with a heartwarming and beautiful handmade Christmas...

Holiday Wreaths of Colonial Williamsburg

Wreaths on the doors of Colonial Williamsburg homes have inspired holiday...

Wreaths for a Country Christmas

Craft a charming country-style wreath, the perfect finishing touch for your...

Ribbons and Bows for Christmas Wreaths

You'll love these creative ideas for adding ribbons and bows to embellish your...

Traditional Evergreen Christmas Wreaths

These ideas will turn a plain pine wreath into a masterpiece!

Theme Wreaths for the Holidays

Show off your hobbies, collectibles, or color preferences in a unique themed...

How to Make a Swag Wreath

Studded with red berries and topped with a big red bow, this swag is sure to...

Giant Icicles

These icicles, made with window screen and plastic wrap adorned with white...

Our Secret for a Gorgeous Christmas Front Door

Be the envy of the block this Christmas with our unbelievably easy tips for a...

Easy Christmas Wreaths

These easy Christmas wreaths would look great on your door, on a window, or...

Snowflake Paper Die-Cut Wreath

Paper die cuts, dusted with ultra-fine glitter, make this snowflake wreath the...

3 Cheap Christmas Wreath Ideas

Upgrade a ho-hum Christmas wreath with wow-worthy embellishments like pinecone...

Sweet Annie Wreath

Use sweet Annie to create a wreath that smells as good as it looks.

Outdoor Christmas Decor: How to Wow

A few outdoor splashes tell guests that the Christmas party is at your place....

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