Often people believe that Christmas tree decorations can dug a hole in the wallet. However, that is not true at all. X-mas is all about feeling happy and bringing the family closer. However, a few decorative items do cost a pretty penny but there is also a way to get out of all these complexities and decorate the ceremony tree spending a fortune.
Of course in order to do this, you have take matters in your own hands. If you are up to it then it would be a marvelous Christmas for you and your family both. Everything would remain the same as always accept one detail which is you will not be buying any decorative items from the stores but create them on your own. It can be a little hard but with the help of your family members, you would be able to pull it off.
By creating decoration items on your own, you are not just saving a lot of money but also bringing the kids and adults of your family together, which is the moral of this celebration. Your decoration plans will look the same or may be better than your neighbour’s, the only thing you need to do is to follow the instructions. So, let us talk about a few of these creative decoration techniques.
Buying a readymade pinecone from the stores can cost you pretty penny. However, you have another choice which is to buy just the pinecones. Then decorate it they way you want. You can tie up couple of cones with nylon or plastic rope together or can use glue to make them stay together. Attach a red or green colored ribbon on top of this decorative piece and hang them on the branches of the tree. You can ask help from your kids, they would love to engage themselves in this duty. It would definitely look stylish and traditional.
You surely have seen cute dolls in many Christmas tree decorations. Well, there is a way to make them at your home. In order to make them, you need to buy a few cloths pegs from the store then cut them and stitch to prepare the figures you want. You can make Santa, fairies, angels from clothes pegs easily. After you got them ready, use nylon wire or duct tape to hang or place them on the tree.
In order to make wreath homemade Christmas tree decorations, you can use lids of plastic cans. Cut the middle portion of the lid and decorate flowers on the ring figure. Use nylon wire to make sure that the flowers do not come off. You can either use original or fake flowers, but either way they will look terrific. Also, remember to leave a bit of lose area on the top of the wreath to hang it on the tree. You can also use light chains on the wreaths to make them look spectacular.
These are few of the easy yet efficient X-mas tree decoration ideas that you can easily do-it-yourself.