40+ Fun DIY Christmas Projects and Gift Ideas

40+ Fun DIY Christmas Projects and Gift Ideas

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Here’s the full list of fun DIY Christmas Projects and Gift Ideas from my site. Plus, some amazing ideas from my blogger friends. Yay!

Merry Christmas, guys! Christmas is definitely my families favorite time of the year. And, I always go a little crazy with the fun DIY Christmas projects, builds, and crafts. In fact, I’ve been doing this for so many years that I decided I should put all of my Christmas projects in one place, to make them easier for people to find. I’ve got some fun DIY Gift Ideas for kids in here too.

I’m also adding some of my favorite projects from my blogger friends that they’ve very kindly allowed me to share with you all. All of their posts are from a fun monthly DIY challenge that I’ve been doing with them, this year. You can check out the different monthly themes and all of our monthly DIY challenge projects here.

40+ fun DIY Christmas Projects, Crafts, Ornaments, Wreaths, Builds and Gift Ideas from my site. Plus, some of my favorite Christmas projects from talented blogger friends! #Christmas #ChristmasIdeas #ChristmasDecor #ChristmasGifts #ChristmasInspo #Christmas
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Handmade Christmas Ornaments

12 Fun & Easy DIY Ornaments – I like to have the kids make a new ornament or two every year. The hard part is always coming up with a fun idea that the kids want to do. Here’s 12 Easy Handmade Ornament Ideas to try with the kids. I love all of these.

Need some new ideas for this years Christmas craft? I've got 12 fun and easy handmade Christmas Ornament Ideas for you! Make 3D scrapbook paper trees, pom pom trees, star string art, unicorn stars, and more. #AbbottsAtHome #Handmade #ChristmasCrafts #ChristmasIdeas #ChristmasOrnaments

6 MORE Easy DIY Ornaments – And, guess what. Yep, I have even more handmade ornament ideas for you. This post has 6 fun and easy Christmas Ornaments for kids and adults to make, together.

Get the DIY Info for 6 Fun & Easy Christmas Ornaments for kids to make. But don't worry, grown ups can do these too. Perfect for craft parties with friends and family. #CraftParty #DIYChristmasOrnaments #KidsOrnaments #DIYChristmas

Easy Upcycle Christmas Card Ornaments – This DIY Christmas Card ornament idea is the easiest of all. And, it’s a great way to reuse last years pretty Christmas cards. Just glue pieces of the old Christmas cards onto brown paper tags to make pretty and rustic Christmas ornaments.

Kids craft - homemade ornaments from Christmas cards

Super Easy DIY Christmas Crafts and Decor Ideas

Small Red Truck Christmas Decor – This Red Truck Christmas Decor is one of my most popular DIY Christmas projects and it’s really easy, guys. It’s a fun little Christmas display for a side table or kitchen counter.

Quick & Easy Red Truck DIY Christmas Centerpiece Idea. Christmas or Holiday table centerpiece or Vignette. #RedTruck #RedTruckDecor #ChristmasDIY #ChristmasCenterpiece

Or, you can make the DIY Christmas Table Centerpiece version of that Red Truck Christmas Decor. Watch this video to see how, then see the written tutorial here.

Make Cute Christmas Gnomes – Love Our Real Life shared this sweet and easy no-sew tutorial for making DIY Christmas Gnomes from socks. And, she has another cute version for crafters that like to sew too. These gnomes are so great, right?!

DIY Christmas Gnomes from Socks

How To Design Christmas Scenes – Watch this short video to see how I grab decor from around my house and Christmas decorations to design my own little DIY Christmas Table decorations (blog post here).

Free Printable Christmas Cards – I designed some fun vintage Christmas card printables a few years ago. Any of my email subscribers can download the free printable Christmas cards here. You can also turn the cards into cute little pictures too.

Download both of these fun & free Christmas Printables today. Use them as Christmas Card Printables or as Printable Christmas Decor and Wall Art. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas Quote. #DIYChristmasCard #ChristmasCardCraft #ChristmasPrintable #MerryLittleChristmas

DIY Tassel Christmas Garland – Here’s another good excuse to put pretty yarn tassels up in your house. This DIY Yarn Tassel Garland (blog post) is pretty, easy, and fun to make. Watch this quick video to see exactly how I made these.

Cricut Wood Block Signs – Girl, Just DIY made the cutest Small Christmas Wood Signs with scrap wood and her Cricut machine. One day I’ll have to get a Cricut. There are so many fun and awesome Cricut uses and this is definitely one of them. 🙂

DIY Wood Block Cricut Christmas Signs

Living Room Christmas Tour – You might find some Christmas decorating inspo in my 2018 Christmas Living Room Tour. You can see how I used a lot of my DIY Christmas Projects in the pictures on that post. 🙂

Tour our cozy Modern Farmhouse, Traditional Living Room with this look at our fun & colorful Living Room Christmas Decorations, this year. Full of pops of Red, Blue, and Green! #AbbottsAtHome #ChristmasIdeas #ChristmasDecorations #ChristmasDecor #ChristmasLivingRoom

Vintage Style Christmas – If you’d rather shop for some fun Christmas decorations instead of making them, check out this list of my favorite Vintage Style Christmas decor finds on Amazon.

One of my favorite things about Christmas is all of those warm and fuzzy feelings of nostalgia from the music, food, and even the decor. Here are some of the best vintage Christmas Decoration ideas I've found this year. Includes Ceramic Christmas Trees, Vintage Camper Vans, and Retro Glass Ornaments. #AbbottsAtHome #Christmas #ChristmasDecor #ChristmasIdeas #Vintage #ChristmasOrnaments

DIY Christmas Woodworking Ideas

Build a Christmas Tree Box – For my DIY woodworking friends, I have the full build tutorial and printable plans for this great DIY Christmas Tree Stand that also stores your ornaments once Christmas is over. Yay!

DIY Christmas Lantern – The DIY Dreamer has a quick and easy DIY Christmas Tree Lantern that turned out so great. I really want a few of these around my fireplace. 🙂

DIY Wooden Christmas Tree Lantern

DIY Scroll Saw Christmas Sign – Hazel & Gold Designs can show you exactly how to make this beautiful little DIY Holiday Wreath Scroll Saw Christmas Sign.

DIY Scroll Saw Christmas Wreath Sign

DIY Outdoor Christmas Projects and Ideas

Designer Style Christmas Wreath – I love, love, love this pretty designer-style grapevine DIY Christmas Wreath from Southern Yankee DIY. She has the steps and all the pics to show you how to make your own.

DIY Grapevine Designer Christmas Wreath

Vintage Bicycle Rim Wreath – I don’t know why rusty bicycle rims are so beautiful, but they are. Look at how Meegan Makes turned hers into a stunning DIY Vintage Bicycle Rim Christmas Wreath.

DIY Vintage Bicycle Rim Christmas Wreath

Buffalo Check Christmas Wreath – That classic buffalo check ribbon is always a favorite too. Go to the Easy Christmas Ribbon Wreath tutorial to make your own from the Cookies, Coffee, and Crafts blog.

DIY Buffalo Check Ribbon Christmas Wreath

DIY Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Kids

7 DIY Christmas Gift Ideas for kids. Click for the step by step tutorials. Includes DIY Kids furniture, Kids Toys, and DIY Kids Play Areas. #AbbottsAtHome #ChristmasGifts #GiftIdeas #DIYFurniture #PlayRoom #Woodworking
7 DIY Christmas Projects that make Great Gifts for Kids – Don’t forget to Pin Me!

And, last but not least, my Favorite Store-Bought Gift Ideas are on these Posts

Here are my recommendations for Best Toy Gifts for Little Boys, and 5 Toy Fails!

Best Gift Ideas for little boys, plus 5 toy fails that my boys never played with. Birthday and Christmas Gift Ideas for Little Boys - 4 year old boys, 5 year old boys, 6 year old boys, 7 year old boys. #GiftIdeas #BestToys #KidsToys #ChristmasGifts #BoysToys #KidsGiftIdeas #AbbottsAtHome

And Best Last Minute Gifts you can Email or Subscribe To on Amazon. This list is a great save for procrastinators like me. 🙂

25+ of the best last minute gifts you can email or subcribe to for someone. It's not too late to get your friend, boss, aunt, favorite kid a great last minute gift. These work for birthdays, Christmas, graduation, Mothers Day, Fathers Day, any special day! #AbbottsAtHome #BestGifts #GiftIdeas #GiftForHer #GiftForHim #GiftForKid #BestGifts

Thanks for checking out my DIY Christmas Projects and Gift Ideas. Happy crafting and Merry Christmas, guys! Let me know if you have questions. And, don’t forget to sign up for the Abbotts At Home email newsletter to get DIY, Remodeling, and Crafty ideas in your inbox.

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