DIY craft decorations are the perfect way to get bang for your buck. Are you looking for an inexpensive way to decorate the house, or perhaps a craft you can complete with your children? To make the most of your time together, try one of our simple craft ideas! The materials are inexpensive, and afterwards, you’ll have something beautiful to decorate your home with.
1. Geometric wreath
Love the look of a classic Himmeli Wreath, but not the price tag that is attached to it? You may be surprised to learn it’s actually quite simple to construct one yourself. This DIY craft decoration uses only cocktail straws and floral wire, and is easily comparable to geometric wreaths costing $50 and upwards. Check out the video below to learn how to make one yourself!
2. Mason Jar Lantern
Mason jar lanterns are a surprisingly easy DIY craft decoration. These are perfect for decorating an indoor or outdoor space, and a good way to teach your children about electricity!
3. Candle Making
Homemade candles are a great DIY craft you can make any time of the year. They make great gifts, DIY craft decorations, and are a fun craft the whole family can enjoy. You will need some basic materials to get started making your candles, such as wicks, wax, and containers, along with any scents you may want to add. From coffee bean scented candles to colorful candles made with eyeshadow, this video offers some fun new methods for making creative candles anyone would love.
4. Hanging Birdcage Planter
Convert an old birdcage into a new way to display your plants! This shabby-chic idea is perfect for decorating your garden or outdoor space–it would even make a great table centerpiece. Scour yard sales and secondhand stores to look for an inexpensive or broken birdcage to make the perfect planter!
Origami is a beautiful and inexpensive DIY craft that can be used for a number of things. You can add them to cards, create wall installations, or party decorations.
6. Spray Painted Toys
This DIY craft can be used for a number of different projects and is a great way to recycle unused or old toys. It’s amazing what a difference a simple coat of spray paint can make!