The festive season is upon us, and if you’re the creative type, you’ll love this time of year for putting your DIY skills into practice!Pinterest is a haven of ideas for handmade decorations, gifts and more, but it can be overwhelming trawling through it all. Fear not – we’ve collated 25 of our favourite ideas to get you crafty for Christmas. From stocking fillers to printables and activities you can do with the children, we’ve got you covered…
Food & DrinkWhether you’re making these goodies for yourself or for a loved one, they are guaranteed to tingle the taste buds with festive cheers
These cute little Oreo snacks will get the kids in the festive spirit!
A unique take on the classic Rocky Road type dessert!
The perfect stocking filler or token gift for cheese lovers.
Serve these gingerbread stacks with a mug of hot chocolate for a truly festive afternoon treat.
Who can resist this deliciously citrus Italian aperitif?
Cards & Gifts
Put all those little bits and bobs to good use on your homemade Christmas cards.
Fill these boxes with PJ’s, a Christmas movie and popcorn for a Christmas Eve treat for the family.
Fizzy scented delights for pamper time – perfect!
Christmas = Baileys, so this stocking filler or small gift is a guaranteed winner.
An impressive homemade gift for stocking fillers, secret santa or loved ones.
Add some festive cheer to your Christmas table with this lovely DIY centrepiece.
We love this impressive bauble wreath!
Make sure everyone knows where to sit for Christmas dinner with pretty personalised place names.
A really sweet way to add unique decorations to your Christmas tree.
Cosy up your evenings in front of Christmas movies with these homemade tin can lanterns.
To do with the kids
Finger painting is always popular with the little ones – get them being productive and making your cards!
Use these to peg up your Christmas cards!
Cute decorations that are easy to make with no special kit needed.
Another fun activity for the children – pop them on the wall in their room for the festive season!
Who doesn’t love a garland? What a fab way to make something pretty.
Forget the traditional cracker jokes that have everyone cringing – make your own joke tellers!
We love these pretty tags – customise with different colours and ribbons or string.
Welcome guests by framing this print and placing it in your entrance hall.
If the littles are likely to get bored at the Christmas table, provide them with these great elf activity mats!
Print these cute puppets and get the children to make a show!We hope you’ve loved these ideas. What are your favourite DIY crafts for Christmas? Let us know in the comments!