Do you have an hour? Then you have time to curl up with a cup of hot cocoa and make one of these beautiful Christmas decorations for your home. These festive DIYs are so easy, you can do them this weekend–and so fun, you won’t mind sparing a Sunday for a couple of them.

Grab a couple of friends and loved ones, serve up some hot drinks, and get your house ready for Christmas with these easy weekend DIYs. Have fun making your home merry and bright!


1. Peace on Earth Chalkboard Wreath

Pop this pretty decoration on a mantel, a sideboard, or even on your porch to remind you of the season’s warmth.

House of Hoff - Peace on Earth Wreath ChalkboardPhoto courtesy of House by Hoff

2. Sparkling Pillar Vases

Fill these snowy pillar vases with natural elements or vibrant Christmas ornaments for a sparkling centerpiece or side table arrangement.

Design, Dining, and Diapers - Sparkly Pillar VasesPhoto courtesy of Design, Dining, and Diapers

3. Clothespin Snowflake

This clothespin snowflake is a breeze to make, and finds the perfect balance between shabby and chic.

The Lettered Cottage - Clothespin SnowflakePhoto courtesy of The Lettered Cottage

4. Pretty Painted Pine Cones

Give pine cones some glam with bright lacquered accents, or frost their edges with white for a touch of snow.

House of Hoff - Pretty Painted Pine ConesPhoto courtesy of House by Hoff

5. Joy Rosette Pillow

Create these classic pillows to fill your home with softness and joy.

The Wood Grain Cottage - Joy Rosettes PillowPhoto courtesy of The Wood Grain Cottage

6. Rustic Nativity Terrarium

This adorable rustic nativity scene is easy to make, and looks beautiful by the glittering lights of the Christmas tree.

The Lettered Cottage - Nativity TerrariumPhoto courtesy of The Lettered Cottage

7. Leather Jingle Bell Strap

You won’t believe how easy this expensive-looking decoration is to make, and kids will love it.

The Woodgrain Cottage - Jingle Bell StrapPhoto courtesy of The Wood Grain Cottage

8. Boxwood Wreath Pillow

This gorgeous, jolly boxwood wreath throw pillow strikes a balance between elegance and comfort.

Golden Syacamore - Wreath PillowPhoto courtesy of Golden Sycamore

Top Image Credit: Golden Sycamore

Which of these easy, festive DIYs will you try this weekend? Show us how it goes in the comments!