Christmas Crafts

Christmas Crafts to Make & Buy

Home-made Christmas presents and decorations are those we remember best. Free patterns for Christmas clothing, ornaments and other decorations; Christmas recipe favorites; and finished holiday items for sale can all be found here.

All the website owners have also included their favorite Christmas crafty tips.
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Christmas Crafts Sub-Categories

Santa Box

This olde world style Santa box would make the perfect way to present that extra special small gift. Paper mache is the secret to making the cute face.

Be sure to check out the other great Christmas craft projects on this site.

Paper Mache Tip
When your special Christmas Santa box is finished, sand it lightly to make it look old.
 
 
Christmas Time Together

We love Christmas! Our site shares a number of great Christmas crafting projects. A great resource for Christmas projects for kids. Recipes for both salt and cornstarch clay ornaments are among some of the other great projects.

Christmas Crafting Tip
When making the Christmas Puzzle Wreath and you are ready to start gluing the puzzle pieces together, draw a circle on your newspaper to use as a guide, and assemble your Christmas wreath on that circle.
 
The Ornamator

The Ornamator is an innovative design tool with many uses for all areas of home decor from creating designer bows and ornament clusters to safely securing your heavy/fragile ornaments to your Christmas tree, wreath and trim. The Ornamator is a multifunctional tool from creating beautiful designer bows quickly and easily to ornament clustering, Christmas tree toppers, chair tie backs and curtain accents. When utilizing the Ornamator in all Your Wreath design, gift baskets, floral designs and DIY craft projects...The possibilities are endless!

Christmas Decorating Tip
Want a different look for this year's Christmas Tree? Why not use small frames with family photos to decorate your tree? Or maybe frame last year's Christmas cards? Make a truly unique look with original framed art. The sky's the limit.
 

Make your homemade gift into a conversation piece with our snowman project that requires only basic sewing skills. Primarily an online bazaar site that features the work of other crafters and artisans, we offer almost 100 free craft projects including 10 just for Christmas. New projects are added each month.

Christmas Gift Tip
Some of the best gifts come from the kitchen. This project can be two gifts in one. Once the recipient enjoys your homemade treat, they can use their snowman as a cute Christmas decoration by putting some tinsel, Christmas fabric, cotton fluff, or greenery in the jar.

 

Simple step-by-step instructions to creating Christmas crafts that you would actually be proud to use for gift-giving. The focus is on easy, un-messy and fun things to make.

Crafting Tip
Stock up on those little Christmas trees the stores always seem to have in abundance after Christmas. Decorate them with some ribbon and other odds and ends and they seem to always become a bazaar favorite. Be sure to wire on and firmly secure all of the decorations to make the tree easy to transport and store.