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How to Decorate a Christmas Tree

Want to make sure your Christmas tree really shines this year? Then you need to check out our tips and tricks for making your evergreen tree look extraordinary. Start by adding lights, loosely drape and wrap garlands around the tree, and then hang up your favorite ornaments! Voila, Christmas magic.

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How to Make Festive Bows

Make the perfect bows to put a special touch on gift wrap, or to use as ornaments and decor during the holiday season! We'll show you how to make the perfect bow using any kind of ribbon.

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Genius Christmas Hacks

Make these DIY personalized ornament balls for your Christmas tree decorations this year! We used sheet music from a favorite carol, but old Christmas letters and other memorabilia work well, too.

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Genius Christmas Hacks

Crown your tree with the prettiest of DIY snowflakes. This creative Christmas hack will make an easy, zero-stress Christmas tree topper. Attach to your tree using no-show fishing line.

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Genius Christmas Hacks

A quick ribbon-wrap turns holiday baking supplies into trendy DIY tree baubles. Use tape to create your decorations and you'll be able to reuse the set to shape cookies next year.

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20 Ways to Dress Up Plain Christmas Ornaments

We braided chunky yarn and wrapped it around this ball to hide a dated candy cane design.

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Paper Bag Ornaments

Adorable handmade ornaments are in the bag this holiday season -- quite literally! Craft these festive, button-embellished shapes from a simple paper sack, using your everyday sewing supplies.

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Beautiful Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Why should your tree have all the fun? Bedeck your windows with big, eye-catching statement ornaments -- the better to see from the street!

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The Prettiest Ornaments We've Ever Seen

Create your own designer-style ornaments without the high-end price tag! The colorblock trend has been around for a while, but Cassie of Hi Sugarplum! uses it to spice up plain white ornaments with gold spray paint.

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Beautiful Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Your tree, your message. Pick a favorite carol lyric or holiday saying and write it on a chalkboard tag. To make, spray unfished wooden shapes with chalkboard paint, then use a pencil to lightly plan your design. Finish with a chalk pen, jingling bells, and red-and-white hanging loops.

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Christmas Holidays - Favorite Ideas

Add a splash of color to your Christmas tree decor with a DIY ornament the kids can help with. Thread a needle with embroidery floss and knot at one end. Add one clear bead to the floss, then poke the needle through the end of a 1-inch-wide strip of colorful paper. Continue by alternating two clear beads and a loop of the paper strip.

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Beautiful Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Transform ordinary metal jingle bells into broad-smiling, carrot-nose cuties. Hang these glittery ornaments from a tree, a railing, or any place that needs some wintry cheer.

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DIY Christmas Ornaments

Make your own stunning holiday poinsettia to decorate this year's Christmas tree. To do it yourself, simply cut, fold, and glue red cardstock before adding a few white pom-poms to the center.

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Beautiful Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Fall in love with the look of festive red and white poinsettias popping against your dark evergreen Christmas tree. Bonus: Make the ornaments without hanging loops to use as Christmas present decorations.

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Beautiful Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Adorable? Very. Complicated? Not in the least! If you can cut fabric and do a running stitch, you can make this sweet-face frosty fella. Gather some felt fabric scraps and click below for a detailed how-to.

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Beautiful Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Need a charming set of coordinating Christmas ornaments -- and need them fast? Look no further than your baking stash! Just wrap cookie cutters with narrow fabric ribbon, and secure the ribbon ends with tape. Hang your finished ornaments from loops of baker's twine or yarn.

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Beautiful Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Trim your tree with one of our adorable embroidered snowman ornaments. All you need to make these snowy friends is our free pattern, felt, and embroidery supplies.

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Beautiful Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Delightfully detailed, these snowy-white ornaments take just minutes to make. Simply press air-dry clay onto Christmas cookie molds to imprint natural motifs and seasonal shapes. Trim as needed, and add holes at the top of each before drying. To hang, thread a ribbon or string through each hole.

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Beautiful Handmade Christmas Ornaments

Adorable handmade ornaments are in the bag this holiday season -- quite literally! Craft these festive, button-embellished shapes from a simple paper sack, using your everyday sewing supplies.

Beautiful Handmade Christmas Ornaments

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Beautiful Handmade Christmas Ornaments

My, what big eyes you have! These hoot-worthy companions are a cozy addition to your Christmas tree. Make a pair (or more) from wool roving and minimal hand-stitching. They're inexpensive to make and will look wise for many seasons.

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Christmas Holidays - Favorite Ideas

Add a splash of color to your Christmas tree decor with a DIY ornament the kids can help with. Thread a needle with embroidery floss and knot at one end. Add one clear bead to the floss, then poke the needle through the end of a 1-inch-wide strip of colorful paper. Continue by alternating two clear beads and a loop of the paper strip.

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Christmas Holidays - Favorite Ideas

This DIY ornament is so easy to make, you can have a flock of birds on the tree in no time! Use our downloadable pattern and old book pages to create the pieces, then glue together and finish with a loop of string for hanging.

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Easy Christmas Ornaments

These faux taxidermy ornaments are a cute way to capitalize on the antler decor trend. Trace the shapes onto balsa wood. Paint background as desired. Use a knife to cut out holes as marked, and assemble each animal. Hang with embroidery floss.

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Christmas Holidays - Favorite Ideas

Add interest and handmade charm to plain Christmas ball ornaments with this snowy landscape scene. This is a simple DIY craft that gives a touch of elegance to your decor.

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Five Ways to Create Wood-Slice Ornaments this Holiday Season

Why buy when you can DIY? @findinghome shares five wood slice ornaments to make for your tree.

Five Ways to Create Wood-Slice Ornaments this Holiday Season

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