I did some searching and found a few unique and easy ideas for alternative Christmas trees.
DIY Christmas Advent Calendar
So time and logic aside, let’s talk Advent Calendars. There are plenty of nice ones you could buy from any store, but come on, if I can make one, you can make one. And my DIY Advent Calendar will cost you less money and look that much cuter on display in your house.
Beaded Star Christmas Tree Ornaments
These beaded Christmas tree star ornaments look beautiful and are a quick, easy, mess-free craft that children can make (or help make). You need only a few supplies and a few minutes and you’ll have your tree looking starry! Supplies needed: pipe cleaners pony beads Instructions: 1. String 10 beads on a pipe cleaner. Double […]
Two Crafts to Give as Budget Friendly Christmas Gifts
Making Christmas gifts, especially when you are on a budget, is an ideal way to save money. Now, don’t think these craft gifts are going to be cheezy, because people pay good money for these simple crafts at craft fairs and at your local Christmas tree farms. The only requirements for these simple handmade Christmas […]
Make Your Own Mini Pine Cone Christmas Trees
Have you ever noticed that if you stand a pine cone upright, it looks a little like a Christmas tree? I wanted mini Christmas trees in some of the other rooms in my house – like my daughter’s bedroom and the dining room – just small enough to sit on the windowsill. Pine cones are […]