Christmas Garland: 3 Easy Ideas

See how to transform every day supplies into gorgeous Christmas garlands -- think cupcake liners, drinking straws, and paper.

This Christmas, you could do the same basic garland or you can make your own unique blends that are a real holiday wow. You don't have to look far to create show-stopping garland. Transform everyday supplies into fun and festive decorations. Cupcake liners are no longer just for baking. Staple them together to make the ultimate color splash. Take ordinary stripe drinking straws and string them together with beads to jazz up any tree. This one is so easy, even the kids can do it. Finally, create a winter wonderland in any room using paper cut into leaf shapes. With a little glue and string, this garland is an understated delight. Even if it's the night before Christmas, these garlands can be made as a last-minute surprise for the holiday.