Christmas time and the holidays are the ideal time to have fun and to involve in creative activities. The preparations include baking, cooking and making your own décor. A magical feeling is felt when you have kids to join hands in this creativity. They will love to decorate the house and you can see the pride shining in their eyes when the décor is all around the house.
Mason Jar Christmas Tree
This ideas perfect for a mantel or entry way table. Its so simple. Fill 6 same sized jars with ornaments, tinsel, greenery, or anything that shows holiday spirit! Assemble the jars in a pyramid, then wrap it with shiny garland and top it with a star!
Idea from: Country Living
Count down the days until Christmas with little paper envelopes, sized to hold all sorts of surprises: candy, tickets, tiny toys. Use rubber stamps to ink the dates on the envelopes. You can also embellish them by adding tags, string and stickers! This can also double as a cute seating arrangement idea or for a secret Santa.
Idea from: Craft and creativity
Full of Cheer Lanterns
Give your front door the city glam you love by filling lanterns with ornaments, lights and maybe even tinsel. Don’t forget to top it off with black and white polka dot ribbon! These lanterns will be a head turner from all your neighbors walking by!
Idea from: Dimples & Tangles
Although this one is so simple, it lights up a room while remaining elegant and chic. Pick any vase your heart desires whether it be square or round. Fill it with water and cranberries and garnish with white roses. This centerpiece is just begging for compliments from your guest.
Idea from: do it yourself list
Give tattered plaid blankets and scarves new lives by transforming them into stockings with fringe. You can even do this with any old quit you have laying around or Hudson Bay blankets! It will give your mantle just the right amount of color and pop it needs this season.
Post written by: Kylie Lane