The most wonderful time of the year is just around the corner, and what better way to spend it with a festive atmosphere. As you’re reading this article, we’ll take you on a journey through a selection of fabulous ways people from the Facebook group “Home Buddies” decorate their own abodes to celebrate Christmas.
Usually before taking on a big project, a quick look out for references is a great idea. And that’s just what I did to make things a little bit easier for you. Here are few of the most clever and beautiful crafts that people shared in the group.
Wood Christmas Tree with Felt Ornaments by Jennifer Alixandra Forfieda
It may be a step away from the type of Christmas tree we’re used to seeing, but it still emits the holiday spirit for those looking to find ways to match their Christmas decoration to their general home aesthetic.
Sewing or crafting felt ornaments can also be a great family activity that you can do with the children.
Spiral Hanging Christmas Tree by Nancy Torres Aguilar
For anyone looking for budget-friendly Christmas decoration projects, this one is a good start. With simple items like cardboard, fishing line, shiny garland and Christmas ornaments, then you can make this possible. Although hanging it can be a little challenging, the end result is somewhat worth it.
Crushed Eggshell Ornaments by Yoj Maramo
An unexpected item to use, but somewhat clever to add a little bit of texture to Christmas ornaments. The white color of the shells closely resembles snow, which is a great element related to Christmas.
Christmas Tree Frame with Ornaments by Zee Dayrit
A Christmas tree can sometimes be out of budget for some, but a great alternative is to make a triangle shaped wooden frame. Stack up some Christmas ornaments of your choice inside the frame and set it up in your living room for your guests to see.
Though to celebrate Christmas, it is not a requirement to decorate your home with lavish and expensive decorations. Embrace the spirit of the season by taking the time to create your own DIY Christmas decorations. Whether you’re an expert DIY enthusiast or a beginner in crafting, there’s something on this list for everyone.
Ashly R. Marin is a young writer just starting out as an intern in the field. While he may be well-versed in writing news, opinion, and feature articles from being a journalism student at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Ashly enjoys writing about and doing photography, film, music, theatre, and art.