From your home décor to your Christmas cards, there are plenty of ways to play with your creativity to make the season more memorable. Read on as we list down some of the best ways to be more inventive in time for the holidays!
- DIY Christmas Cards
Stay away from store-bought cards with generic Christmas phrases or short Christmas sayings that have been popular since time immemorial. Instead, you can take the DIY route. Include a heartfelt message that you have personally crafted. This will feel more expensive than any other material gift!
- Send a Photo Card
Speaking of giving a Christmas card, one way to make it less boring and more creative is to include a photo. It could be your photo with your pet or with your family. If you have no idea on how to do this, check out some Christmas photo card templates to have an inspiration on the photo insert Christmas cards that you can make.
- Bake your Own Cookie
Looking for the perfect gift that is easy on the wallet? Consider some creative cookie ideas that you can prepare for Christmas. You do not need to be an experienced pastry chef to do this. The time and effort that is spared in making these cookies are sure to make it even more special.
- Wrap your Gifts
For a lot of people, they are excited not only with the actual gift that they receive but also with the presentation. To add a special touch to your presents, wrap it on your own. It is also a good idea to use recycled paper bags or wrappers to be eco-friendly.
- Build your Own Tree
A DIY Christmas tree is another opportunity to show off your creativity this Christmas. To make the tree creative and unique, you can choose colors that are not usually used during Christmas, such as pink and orange. You can also personalize the tree ornaments. Rather than decorating with balls and snowflakes, use your origami skills to create paper decors.
- Upcycled Décor
Show your love to the environment and demonstrate creativity through upcycling. This is a good way to give the home a rustic feel without the need to spend a lot. You can use upcycled books to build a different kind of a Christmas tree. Use old accessories and toys as ornaments for the tree. Turn wood shingles into garlands and denim fabrics into stars.
- Light it Up
You can also use Christmas lights to be creative for your holiday décor. A good way to do this is to shape the light into an inspirational word, which will instantly turn it into a wall art. A string of mirror garlands and lights will be great to give the room a winter feel. You can also put the lights inside oversized jars and cluster them together with pinecones and evergreens.
It’s the season to be jolly and creative! With the ideas that have been briefly mentioned above, you can make your place look more artistic in time for the holidays!