4 Best DIY Holiday Decorations Kids Can Make At Home

4 Best DIY Holiday Decorations Kids Can Make At Home

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4 Best DIY Holiday Decorations Kids Can Make

4 Best DIY Holiday Decorations Kids Can Make that will surprise you. Involving your kids in the holiday decorating can be a lot of fun. Holiday decorating crafts are also a great way to spend time during the bad weather that sometimes comes with the holidays. Here are some ideas for holiday decorations your kids can make.

4 Best DIY Holiday Decorations Kids Can Make

 

4 Best DIY Holiday Decorations Kids Can Make – No. 1 – Turkey Bouquet

This edible bouquet will look fun and whimsical in your home at Thanksgiving.

You’ll need:

* Lollipops (the spherical, wrapped variety)
* Brown and tan felt
* Small rubber bands
* Wiggly eyes
* Red and yellow Craft Foam
* Hot glue gun

Instructions:

* First, cut the felt into circles about 8 inches across.

* Then, fold each circle in half twice (fourths) and snip off the pointy end to make a small hole (this will be for the lollipop stick).

* Starting at the bottom of the lollipop, push the stick through the hole in the felt and draw the felt up over the lollipop.

* Using the rubber band, secure the felt at the top of the lollipop and fan out the remaining felt.

* Use the hot glue gun to attach the wiggly eyes, red wattle, and yellow beak cut from the craft foam.

* Place these in a small vase or bowl for a fun bouquet.

You may also watch this DIY Chupa Chups Lollipop Bouquet on YouTube 

4 Best DIY Holiday Decorations Kids Can Make – No. 2 – Button Corn

Hang this creative corn craft on your front door to welcome guests.

You’ll need:

* Craft foam in seasonal colors (red, yellow, orange, blue, brown, etc.)
* Scissors
* Buttons
* Raffia
* Hot glue gun or white glue

Instructions:

* Cut 3 or 4 corn cob shapes from the craft foam, each about 12 inches long.

* Punch a hole in the top of each one.

* Then, use glue to attach buttons to the cobs.

* Choose colors that are reminiscent of decorative field corn.

* When you’re finished, attach them with a raffia bow.

You may also like to watch DIY Button Tree on YouTube 

4 Best DIY Holiday Decorations Kids Can Make – No. 3 – Wrapping Paper Chains

There are always scraps of wrapping paper about at holiday time.

Instructions:

* Cut them into strips about 8 inches long and 3/4 inch wide, and make them into interlocking loops. This makes a colorful and festive paper chain that fits the season.

* You could also use holiday cards for this.

You may also like to watch this DIY Turn Your Leftover Wrapping Paper Into Holiday Ornaments on YouTube 

4 Best DIY Holiday Decorations Kids Can Make – No. 4 – Sock Snowmen

This is a fun craft with no sewing.

For one snowman, you’ll need:

* A white sock
* Small dried beans or rice
* Rubber bands
* Yarn
* Fabric paint or markers
* Wiggly eyes
* Cloth scraps

Instructions:

* Put the rice or beans into the sock until it’s about 2/3 full.

* Close off the top with the rubber band, leaving 1 to 2 inches of sock at the top.

* Then, move the filling apart so that the top (where the rubber band is) has less filling than the bottom.

* Secure the division with another rubber band.

* Now roll down the excess sock at the top to make a hat.

* Set the snowman upright and you shouldn’t be able to see the rubber bands.

* Decorate your snowman however you like.

* You can use fabric scraps to make scarves, buttons for the front of the snowman, and pom-poms for the top of the hat.

* Use markers and fabric paint to decorate as well.

You may also like this DIY Easy Sock Snowman Crafts Tutorial from YouTube

A few supplies and a fun filled afternoon will have your home or office looking great with custom decorations made with love.

See more Holidays DIY Ideas below:

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