Tis the season to make handmade Christmas ornaments. Adorn your home with your makes and gift them for your loved ones to enjoy.
When it comes to Christmas, there are so many Christmas ornaments and decorations you can make regardless of your craft of choice. Here, we have chosen a selection of our favourites.
1 Christmas Gift Tags (Free project)
The charming little designs used for these tags will bring your sincerest Christmas wishes to all your friends and family. The designs would also make a lovely collection of greetings cards for your favourite people.
2 Christmas Robin Decoration (Free project)
There is something quite special about handmade Christmas decorations. From Mandy Shaw’s book Celebrate With a Stitch we have a gorgeous Robin redbreast decoration that we would like to share with you.
3 Mini Knitted Bobble Hats (Free project)
Decorate your Christmas tree with mini knitted bobble hats in assorted colours and pretty pompoms in contrast shades. These cute hats, designed by Claire Garland, can be strung together to make a garland or hung up with wooden pegs to form a quirky advent calendar.
4 Snowflake Crochet Bauble (Free project)
The icy colours of this crochet bauble pattern, designed by Claire Wilson, will bring the atmosphere of a frozen winter wonderland to your home this Christmas. Or if you prefer a traditional Scandinavian look, why not stitch the bauble in red and white instead?
5 Cross Stitch Snowman Ornament (Free project)
Stitch a pretty ornament to hang on the Christmas tree! This jolly looking snowman looks all wrapped up cosy, ready for the winter and for a snowball fight!
This cute Robin Christmas hanging ornament is perfect perfect for hanging on the tree or anywhere around the home! It is quick, easy and fun to stitch and one of those decorations you can get out year after year.
The kit makes one picture about 10 cm across and is perfect for hanging on the tree, mantlepiece, or anywhere else. This kit is beginner friendly and perfect for children who want to get crafty. The recommended start age being from 7 years.
Create your own festive needle felted decorations with the Christmas Tree needle felting kit! Use the felting needles to stab the wool to life. With the detailed step by step instructions, even total beginners will be addicted to this unique and fun craft in no time! Once completed, your decorations will look stunning hung from your tree or the mantlepiece.
Packed in a tiny card suitcase, this mini kit contains everything you need to make a cute Christmas pudding decoration. This would be an ideal gift for a child who has the urge to get crafty and will make a lasting keepsake to be placed on your Christmas tree year after year.
Return to the gentle times of making heirloom ornaments at home. The classic beauty and elegance of these designs defies the simplicity of assembling them! The ease of assembly alone is unmatched. You start with the pre-formed, six-pointed wire armature, and simply thread on beads.
What ever you make for your handmade Christmas this year we hope you have a wonderful festive period. We look forward to seeing your festive makes on social, tag using @sewandsouk.