I am generally not a huge fan of color. I love black and white, gray, and recently taupe, but I’ve never been big on bright pinks or highlighter yellows or pastels. While I totally cherish Christmas and holiday decorating, I also love the idea of decorating with neutrals. My lack of a love of color is probably why I absolutely adore burlap in all of my Christmas crafting!
Shabby chic crafts are becoming more and more popular with each passing day, and one of the best ways to achieve a rustic look is with burlap. These 21 Christmas craft ideas are a fabulous way to get started with your burlap decorating. Even if you like color a little more than me (and you probably do), you can always use colored burlap instead.
Handmade Christmas Decorations
If you are totally crazy about burlap and you just want to cover your house in it, then boy are you in for a treat. Be sure to check out any of these DIY stockings, like the Burlap Bag Stocking or the Lots of Spots Stockings. Maybe you’ve finished decorating your mantel quite a while ago and you want some embellishments for your tree. Try one of many homemade garland ideas, like the Burlap Christmas Garland or the Burlap and Tulle Garlands. If that isn’t enough, we have burlap Christmas wreaths, table setting ideas, pillows, miniature trees, and more! Burlap projects abound here at AllFreeChristmasCrafts, so give them a try today!
Christmas Ornament Crafts
Are you just looking for a little project to make with burlap? Try any of these three Christmas ornament crafts. Make some wild and fun Pom Burlap Christmas Ornaments. Maybe you want to take rustic to a new level and make the Rustic Burlap Jar Ornament instead. If you’re not feeling quite so wild or rustic, make the Sweet Burlap Heart Ornament. You are sure to love the results when you make any of these wonderful burlap projects.
For more fabulous shabby chic crafts, check out the 7 Thrifty Christmas Craft Ideas eBook!
Now we have to ask, what crafts do you like to make with burlap?