25 Easy DIY Christmas ornaments! These homemade ornaments would make amazing gifts, or look festive hanging on your tree.
Have you ever considered Christmas decorations that you make yourself?
There’s just something very special about homemade ornaments hanging on the Christmas tree.
They just make your house feel like a home. Plus, you’ll get to relive the happy memories of crafting them every year when you decorate.
You can give these DIY Christmas ornaments as gifts for teachers, friends, coworkers, or family members. Or use them as cute, festive party favors at your holiday party.
You could even make and sell these handmade ornaments at a local craft fair or on an online marketplace like Etsy.
The beauty is that you don’t even need to have Martha Stewart skills to handle making these simple DIY ornaments!
Many of them use things you have around the house, or simple supplies like easy dough, an old map or book page.
They ALL include step-by-step directions that are easy to follow.
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25 Easy DIY Christmas Ornaments
DIY Unicorn Christmas Ornament
This easy unicorn DIY project lets you turn a humble wood slice into a unicorn Christmas ornament.
Felt Wreath Ornament Craft
These easy Felt Wreath Ornaments are simply adorable! Truly simple, and yet so cute.
Gum Ball Machine Ornament
This easy ornament is made from a dollar store gumball machine!
Lego Christmas Tree Ornament
Have tons of LEGO lying around the house? You can use them to build your own DIY ornaments!
Cinnamon Applesauce Ornaments
These cinnamon applesauce ornaments are really easy to make (no baking required!), and will make your home smell good too!
DIY Dreamcatcher Ornament
Try making a beautiful dreamcatcher ornament for a lovely boho decor feel!
DIY Home State Felt Ornament
This ornament makes such a simple homemade gift idea! Send some love to friends or family members from your home state if you can’t be together.
Easy Wine Cork Snowman Ornament
These wine cork snowman ornaments are an easy Christmas craft project great for both adults and children. Plus, they’re a great way to reuse old wine corks!
Simple Salt Dough Ornaments
A tried and true recipe to make easy Salt Dough Ornaments to decorate your tree and gifts this holiday season.
Dollar Store Snowball Christmas Ornament
This ornament is super easy to make and uses inexpensive materials from the dollar store!
DIY Heart Map Ornament
These DIY map ornaments are so fun to customize for your family memories, or to give as a gift!
Cute Yarn Ball Ornament
Learn how to create a yarn ball ornament that’s perfect for any knitter or crocheter! It’s quick, easy, & inexpensive.
Snowman Tea Light Ornament
Fun snowmen ornaments using tea lights! They can be hung on your Christmas tree, used as party favors, or left out all winter on a doorknob.
DIY Jack Skellington Ornaments
Easy to make Jake Skellington ornaments to add touches of The Nightmare Before Christmas to your tree!
DIY Paper Christmas Ornaments
These super simple DIY paper bell ornaments are a quick and easy Christmas craft that will bring festive charm to your home. With just a few inexpensive supplies!
Adorable Mason Jar Lid DIY Christmas Ornaments
Super cute ornaments are made from mason jar lids, and other items you probably already have on hand!
Pom-Pom Christmas Tree Ornament
These are SO cute, and easy! Using just a few basic craft supplies, you can decorate them with whatever you have on hand.
DIY Stovetop Potpourri Ornaments
DIY Stovetop Potpourri ornaments that are pretty enough to hang on the tree, and practical enough to give as gifts or use as party favors.
Book Page Ornament
I adore the vintage feel of these ornaments made from book pages!
Elf Popsicle Stick Craft
These easy elf ornaments are perfect for kids, or craft-challenged adults (like me!).
Cute Cookie Cutter Christmas Ornaments
I love how cute and easy these are. They almost have a retro feel too!
Homemade Hot Chocolate Ornament
Easy to make ornaments gifts, filled with the ingredients for hot chocolate!
Angel Clothespin Ornament DIY
These angel ornaments are a whimsical, rustic craft that nearly anyone can make, and easily customized to match your holiday decor.
DIY Paper Pine Cone Christmas Ornaments
A fun, easy, and unique ornament that only requires a few inexpensive supplies!
DIY Marble Christmas Ornaments
These fun ornaments use an easy marbling technique that works for lots of crafts, but looks especially amazing on ornaments.
Ready to make some homemade ornaments?
Check out these handy supplies to have on hand when you’re making your DIY ornaments, too!
You could put together many of these ideas at the last minute, and give them as gifts or use as pretty present-toppers.
Your family and guests will be so impressed by your craftiness!
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