100+ Easy Christmas Crafts for Adults
Discover Christmas crafts for seniors and other holiday craft ideas here!
Get ready for the holidays with this ultimate collection of easy Christmas crafts for adults. We're so excited to share these projects with you, because there's no better time of year to craft than around the holidays. You deserve as many great ideas as possible, and with the help of some of our favorite craft bloggers we are here to help!
You'll notice that this page is separated into several different sections for your convenience. Whether you're looking for DIY ornament ideas, homemade Christmas wreaths, or another festive craft project, you can easily browse to the best section for you. Note that all of these craft projects were designed with adults in mind, and many are great Christmas crafts for seniors. You'll find projects to match every craft skill level, from total beginner to crafting pro. And they will all help make your home a more beautiful place this holiday season!
So, sit back, relax, and have fun browsing this collection of creative Christmas craft ideas. We think you'll find something to add that perfect festive touch to your home this season.
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Easy Christmas Ornaments
Let's get started with some of the easiest Christmas crafts to create: ornaments! The great news is that Christmas ornaments are also very satisfying to craft yourself. You can hang you new project on your Christmas tree for all to admire, and it's a great chance to personalize your holiday decor. Making your own ornaments is also a great way to save money! Why spend a lot on mass-produced decorations when you can create your own for a fraction of the cost? So, browse these terrific DIY Christmas ornament ideas and find the best craft (or two or three) for you.
5-Minute Peppermint Yarn Wreath Ornament
This super easy and cheap DIY Christmas ornament is absolutely adorable. Who can resist the peppermint colors in this design?
Popsicle Stick Angel Ornament Craft
This timeless craft is made using popsicle sticks, and the effect is rustic and classic. It's so beautiful!
Classically Simple Pom Pom Ornaments
These beautiful pom pom ornaments are easy to make, and they look absolutely wonderful.
Melting Ice Marble Ornaments Tutorial
This funky DIY Christmas ornament is so much fun, and you can make it using any color of paint you like!
This DIY Christmas ornament with pictures is a great festive addition to your tree!
Delectable Cupcake DIY Ornament
This clever ornament will bring a smile to the face of any dessert lover!
Christmas Coloring Page Ornament
If you like country Christmas decor, then you are going to love this pretty ornament craft idea.
Rustic Burlap Bear Christmas Ornaments
This lovely farmhouse Christmas ornament craft is perfect for the season.
Sparkliest DIY Christmas Tree Ornament
This beautiful Christmas tree ornament craft is the perfect way to add a little sparkle to your holiday.
Who says finger painting is just for kids? This cute snowman ornament proves that adult crafts can utilize this classic technique too.
Show off your wild side with these fun animal print ornaments!
We love this great cheap DIY Christmas ornament idea. The ornaments look so pretty!
Achieving the fancy look of stained glass is easy with this craft that uses clear glass balls. Find out how!
The Christmas Flower Painted Ornament
Add a vintage and handmade look to your tree with this easy-to-paint poinsetta.
Paint adorable little snow buddies on this simple Christmas craft. This snowy ball looks good at any tree.
DIY Christmas Ornaments Using Temporary Tattoos
Using temporary tattoos on a Christmas DIY might sounds a bit strange, but you're going to obsess over the results.
Simple and stunning, this polka dot craft will feel at home on any tree. Skip the bow for a truly minimalist craft.
Mickey & Minnie: Disney Inspired Ornaments
We all know someone that LOVES Dinsey. This simple Christmas DIY makes the purfest gift.
These stunning swirls are easy to paint but look oh so professional. Try it today.
Winter Wonderland Mason Jar Ornament
Transform an old mason jar lid into a brand new winter wonderland with this simple Christmas craft idea.
This adorable beginner-friendly crochet amigurumi craft is perfect for the holiday season.
10-Minute Cinnamon Stick Ornament
Want to add some festive scents to your tree? These simple cinnamon stars will do the trick.
The Perfect Salt Dough Ornaments Recipe
These classic salt dough ornaments are an affordable and beautiful way to decorate your Christmas tree!
This adorable hot cocoa ornament is super unique. It makes a great gift for anyone with a sweet tooth.
Peaceful and pretty, this little dove is an ultra quick craft.
These felt mobiles are eye-catching and shockingly easy to complete.
This easy paper angel ornament DIY is elegant and so fun to craft!
Will mermaids ever NOT be trendy? Make this sweet little sea friends for a daughter or granddaughter.
This beautiful embroidery ornament craft will look amazing on your Christmas tree!
Handmade Rustic Christmas Tree Ornaments
These beautiful rustic Christmas tree ornaments will help your home feel extra cozy this season.
Paper flowers bloom forever! Make a poinsetta you can display for years to come.
Hand Painted Penguin Ornament DIY
This penguin ornament DIY is as cute as can be!
Stunning satin makes these ornaments extra glam (but they're cheap to make)!
You'll be a little shocked by how easy this ribbon angel project is to complete.
Add some gorgeous irridescent tones to your tree this year.
Frosty the light bulb? Yes! This cute snowman crafted is made from it old lightbulb.
Jaw-Dropping Scrabble Tile Ornament
This is the perfect DIY ornament idea for your book worm friend.
Glittered Snowman and Santa Ball Ornaments
These classic Christmas crafts come with full, printable instructions. They're easy peasy. Just give them time to dry.
Love all the ornaments you've seen? Find even more gorgeous ornament tutorials in42 DIY Beaded Ornaments
Homemade Christmas Wreaths
Homemade wreath ideas can be used all year long, But, if we are being honest, wreaths look their most wonderful during the winter months, adorned with holiday accents and sprinked with snow. Learn how to make a wreath for Christmas with these gorgeous ideas.
This gorgeous DIY wreath is glamorous and festive. Plus our tutorial has a video, so you can see exactly how to make it!
DIY Fabric Christmas Wreath from an Old Dress
This stunning DIY holiday wreath is festive and glamorous!
This rustic DIY wreath is perfect for a country Christmas.
Wrapping Paper DIY Christmas Wreath
We love this charming wrapping paper Christmas wreath!
Named after the famous carol, this silver-themed wreath looks gorgeous on a sunny day.
Love knitting? Then you're going to want to make this knitting-themed Christmas decor ASAP.
This stunning nativity wreath is easier than it looks and so gorgeous for your front door this season.
Christmas Bells Crochet Wreath
Crocheters looking for a quick and cute decoration will adore this wreath that combines a traditional wreath with some yarn accents.
Scarf Christmas Wreath Tutorial
Southern decor doesn't get enough love during the holidays. This rustic country wreath will have you saying yee haw! A charming idea.
Add some sparkle to your doorway with this tinsel idea. Make it in red, green, or a glam gold.
Grab all the red and white yarn you can to work up this candy cane motif. This charming wreath comes with a printable pattern.
Love the look of yarn but have no idea how to crochet or knit? No worries, this wreath will do!
Individual Book Page Christmas Wreath
Grab an old book and make this recycled craft in an afternoon. You could even use a copy of a Christmas Carol to be extra festive.
Looking for a wreath you can leave up all winter? This little bird idea will do the trick.
Welcome Winter Snowman DIY Wreath
With this wreath, a fun little Frosty face is the first hting your guests see. They better watch out though he's about to toss a snowball.
Decorative Vintage Paper Wreath Tutorial
Looking for a cheap, last-minute piece of door decor? You can make this paper wreath with scraps of paper you have at home.
Skip the usual bright red and green hues and make this simple pastel wreath instead. It looks lovely on any door.
Snowbody can welcome guests in quite like Frosty! This simple painted craft is a classic cutie you'll pull out every year.
Find more of our favorites in41 Free Crochet Christmas Ornament Patterns
Stunning Christmas Decor Crafts
Crafting Christmas decorations is a great holiday craft project for adults, because you can use all of your creativity to create something you can admire all season long. We've all seen beautiful holiday interiors in magazines and on Instagram. Why not craft your own holiday decorations this year and make your home look just as stunning? These DIY projects are all beautiful, and yet they can be made at a fraction of the cost of many store-bought decorations. So, you can make your home look amazing this season without breaking the bank!
Shiplap Christmas Ornament Display Idea
This pretty shiplap Christmas decor craft is perfect for displaying ornaments!
Insanely Gorgeous Waterless Snow Globe Craft
These beautiful snow globes will add a little sparkle to your Christmas decor!
Homemade Floral Christmas Lantern Decoration
Just look at this beautiful holiday lantern! It makes a great addition to any holiday decor.
Let JOY sparkle on your mantle with these easy peasy spray paint craft. We love that the example is displayed with some sparkling pine cones.
This pretty clay Christmas craft will bring cheer to everyone who sees it!
Repurposed Cabinet Door Jingle Bell Sign
Spread Christmas cheer with this beautiful handmade sign DIY!
Recycle old plates to spread a joyful message. The example spells out joy but you could get creative and spell just about anything out.
These clay pot cuties look too cute hanging on your tree or in your home.
This simple tutorial shows you how to transform a simple wooden deer into a silver decor piece you will love.
This happy holiday candle is made to resemble beautiful birch trees, giving you a bit of nature indoors.
Crochet this cute beginner-friendly project this holiday season!
These pretty holiday plates will make your holiday meals just a little more merry!
This beautful wooden farmhouse sign is a great religious Christmas craft idea.
Welcome the winter season with this cute crochet snowman family!
Christmas Tree Mason Jar Craft
We love this cute (and easy) Christmas Mason jar craft, and we think you will too.
Celebrate a country Christmas this year with these beautiful pine trees!
Get in the holiday spirit as soon as you enter your home with this festive doormat craft!
This beautiful Mason jar Christmas craft is the perfect way to add some festive flair to your home.
Refreshing Wrapped Peace Letters
This pretty holiday craft sends a festive message to everyone in your home.
Glitter Antlers Christmas Tablescape
This glitter antler tablescape is the perfect addition to your country Christmas decor.
Ugly Christmas Sweater Pillow Covers
This fun project transforms everyone's favorite holiday garment into a festive piece of home decor!
We think this holiday craft idea is just adorable, and we hope you do too.
Festive Confetti DIY Wine Glasses
This Christmas wine glass craft is so pretty! We love the simple, yet eye-catching, design.
Festive Christmas Tree Crafts
Christmas trees are an iconic staple of the holiday season, and they come in so many forms! Learn how to make a Christmas tree for your home out of yarn, paper, sweaters, and more. There are a variety of ways to incorporate more gorgeous Christmas trees into your holiday decorating.
This adorable mini Christmas tree craft is so fun to make!
Coloring Page DIY Tabletop Christmas Tree
Who says you need a lot of space to decorate for Christmas? This festive tabletop tree DIY is perfect for apartments or mantelpieces.
Easiest Ever Yarn Wrapped Tabletop Tree
This beautiful tabletop Christmas tree craft is elegant and so simple to make!
This tabletop Christmas tree craft is perfect for book lovers. Show your love of the holidays and your love of reading!
This cute tree is easy to make, and it inspires plenty of Christmas cheer.
These paper trees are absolutely darling. If you need a last minute way to add some cheer, make these lovely little evergreens.
These felt sweater trees are way too cute to skip. Set them up in your Christmas village or display them with your favorite woodland figurine.
DIY Christmas Gift Crafts
Homemade Christmas gifts are a great way to show someone that you care. Plus, you can often make something even better than what you might be able to buy in a store! You can personalize your gifts and add thoughtful details that are sure to bring a smile to someone's face this season.
This is such a cute and creative gift for anyone in your life who loves some Irish coffee! A small gift is made so much more special with a sweet package.
Recipes in a jar are a fun way to gift a treat over the holidays. Make your next mason jar recipe even more festive with this idea.
Make these cute wine glass slippers as a gift for the wine lover in your life!
These cute coasters use simple die cuts to make holiday designs. If you don't have a die cut, consider using gift wrap instead.
Christmas Snow Globe Shaker Card Tutorial
Get in the holiday spirit with this snow globe Christmas card DIY!
This adorable pot holder makes the perfect handmade Christmas gift for anyone who likes to cook!
Mistletoe Printable Christmas Tags
Perfect for a co-worker or gal pal, this little printable makes giving some cosmetics extra special.
Personalized Holiday Gift Wrap
We're in love with this glam way to wrap handmade gifts. These are so pretty you could use them for decor too.
Santa and Presents Beaded Bookmark
Bookworm friends and family will love this little bookmark. Gift it in a holiday-themed book for a festive gift.
Uncanny Penguin Tin Can Treat Holders
These adorable tin can treat holders are decorated to look like penguins! This recycled Christmas craft is fun and easy to make.
Diy Hot Chocolate Gift With Peppermint Spoons
Nothing quite says the holiday season like hot chocolate! Give the gift of this sweet treat in a creative and cute way when you follow this tutorial.
This little tote is perfect for carrying gifts to and from your holiday parties. Plus, you can use old mismatched buttons.
Hand select the chocolates and other candies in an assorted box and give that as a gift to your loved one this year! Skip the unpleasant flavors that come in store-bought candy boxes sometimes and fill this gift with the good stuff.
Add some flair to your bathroom or kitchen with these simple trimmed towels. They make great gifts too!
Make your egg nog extra festive when you mix it up and serve it in this etched Christmas craft idea.
This is such a fun gift wrap idea using clothes that no longer fit. This is a great way to wrap presents too because you can reuse the bag!
Heavenly Angel Craft Ideas
Angels are the most popular Christmas crafts we have here at FaveCrafts, and there are so many ways to incorporate them into your Christmas decorating. Learn how to make an angel tree topper, angel ornaments, tabletop decor, and more.
Simply gorgeous, this itty bitty angel is actually made out of a handful of beads.
This angel in white makes a lovely ornament or gift. If you prefer something bright, just pick a new ribbon color.
Looking for just a little bit of swag? Make this easy peasy plastic canvas craft.
Peppermint Stripes Guardian Snow Angel
Combine two Christmas characters to make this cutie for your tree! You could even use this as the topper for a snowman-themed tree.
These minamalist angels are perfect for crafters who prefer a subtle look. If the terra cotta look doesn't match your space, consider spraypainting the finished product.
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Aug 01, 2017
This is so not fair. I am sitting here with a goofy grin on my face, feeling as if I have hit the jackpot. I don't know where to begin but I could get lost all afternoon just looking at this collection of Christmas crafts. I am itching to start something! Most of the crafts I have made before are like knitted mittens, plastic canvas villages and so on
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