[ 6-point paper star ] For every Christmas tree, there is a star. Yes, every Christmas tree ought to be topped with a star. The star is a symbol of life and finding your way. With this six point paper star idea, any tree big and small can be properly topped to completion. The swirls and curves of this star will keep heads turning, looking at the fine beauty of it. All you need are paper, scissors and creativeness.
[ frosty/snowy township in a jar ] Is it possible to have a home inside a home, or even a township inside a home? Sure, why not. This craft will make that idea come to reality, and a glowing sparkling one at that. With this craft, you can also pay honor to or commemorate the many small townships around the country by lighting a candle near the model township in order to shed light upon it. This little township will conjure good memories and bring joy to all who see it. Only a used jar, a small candle, some spray frost or spray glitter, and a paper cut-out figure of town are needed.
[ faux fireplace, paper ] The Christmas season is a time of cold weather, so fireplaces are a good way to get warm indoors. A fireplace with fire-wood certainly warms both your home and your heart. But sometimes it can be a bit messy. We are going to make our own fireplace without the fuss and mess of gathering wood or cleaning ashes. With some foam-boards, card-boards, glue or tape and paint, there can be a realistic fireplace stood up in your home in short time. Even the other decorations and trinkets can be placed on top.
[ Q-tip snowflakes ] So many household goods can be used or re-used for making decorations and gifts. Most people probably throw them in the rubbish bin. Well, waste no more because they can be cleaned and re-used to make colorful quirky snowflake ornaments. They are sure to delight people and add that needed twist of style to your holiday décor. Just affix some cleaned q-tip sticks to paper with glue in a fun pattern and cut out the paper in between the sticks. Also tie a pipe-cleaner or string to the paper and hang with glee.
[ family photos inside ornament bulbs ] Wouldn’t you like to take some old photos out of the drawer and also get some new photos, and show them off in a new way? Now you can by putting together this simple set of things. In this electronic age of digital photos, the warm feeling of a photo that you can touch and carry is lost. Well, with this round idea, we all again get that warm feeling back. We can put photos into an ornament bulb and hang them wherever we like.
[ box of various gifts ] Sometimes one idea, one gift is good and sometimes a mixture of gifts inside a gift box is quite better! Dig deep in your heart and find the kid in you again, and put together a fun bunch of small gifts into one decorative gift box. Voila! The recipient will instantly get a joyful feeling of awe and wonder at the collection of various gifts you have put together.