DIY Christmas Decorations
One of the most important activities on the New Year’s eve is decorating the Christmas tree. Everyone likes to get boxes with toys, tinsel, garlands from the shelf and decorate the place. Sometimes one wants to have some unique toys, but doesn’t want to spend money. The solution is simple – various DIY decorations and New Year’s toys. The most popular materials are ropes, fabric, paper – literally anything can be used to make some new Christmas decorations. As a carcass of the toy one can use inflated balloons, a foam ball, and even a burned-out light bulb. It all depends on the person’s imagination and capabilities.
If you have beads and skills, you can weave a Christmas decoration with a beautiful pattern or assemble them from paper:
Paper with cut patterns look amazing and are pieces of true beauty:
To make a ball of fabric is simple – you need to wrap the base of the toy with a beautiful cloth and tie it with a ribbon:
2 or more bundles of contrasting colors glued to the base are perfect for a ball made of a harness:
It is very to make a decoration of wire and beads. You just need to string the beads on a wire and wind them in the form of a ball. You can achieve the needed shape using any spherical carcass.
The candy ball will not only be bright and beautiful, but also very tasty:
You can make a ball from scraps of different fabrics, folding them into a Christmas pattern:
Also it is possible to create beautiful elegant Christmas decorations from fabrics with a tiny bit of needlework
Christmas decoration can be folded from strips of colored paper. A good option is a beautiful interweaving of stripes.
It is also a good idea to glue beautiful decorations in the form of Chinese lanterns. It will take a lot of work, but it’s worth it:
Using these examples, you can come up with your own ideas and make unique and beautiful decorations. Moreover, you can create new ones every New Year and decorate the Christmas tree in the same style, for example, with paper balls or with garlands only. It is easy to decorate a place with materials that everyone has at home. You just need to show a little bit of imagination and possess some free time.
To make even more fun out of the process you can share the joy of creating the decorations with your family, make them together and then decorate the place with the artwork you have created all together.