Stylish DIY Christmas crafts

Selection of Christmas crafts | Stylish Christmas craft ideas | Tesco Living

Forget expensive Christmas decorations, make your own with these easy money-saving ideas.

Button snowman Christmas card | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

Button snowman Christmas card

We all have a few spare buttons lying around the house. Put the white ones to good use and build a snowman on your card.

See how to make a Christmas card using spare buttons here

Christmas gifts in painted tins | DIY painted biscuit tin gift box | Tesco Living

DIY painted gift tins

Reuse biscuit and sweet tins and turn them into beautiful gift boxes for Christmas using paint and our downloadable snowflake stencils.

Find out how to make Christmas gift boxes

Snowman painted on a flower pot | Snowman gift pot | Tesco Living

Snowman gift pot

Decorate a plain terracotta pot and pop gifts inside it. This adorable snowman will certainly stand out under the Christmas tree.

See how to make a snowman gift pot

Santa Claus Christmas card | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

Santa Claus Christmas card

Use spare doilies to create Santa’s beard on a handmade Christmas card. A great craft idea for kids.

Find out how to make a Santa Christmas card using a doily

Reindeer Christmas gift tag | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

Reindeer monkey nut gift tag

Have any monkey nuts in the back of cupboard? Use one to transform an ordinary gift tag into one that features a cute 3D Rudolph.

See how to make a reindeer gift tag using a monkey nut

Biscuits in a handmade gift box | Crisp tube Christmas gift boxes | Tesco Living

DIY Christmas gift tubes

Use off-cuts of wrapping paper to decorate a Pringles crisp tube, and use it to store edible gifts for Christmas.

See how to make Christmas gift tubes

Christmas tree card | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

Christmas tree card

This easy-to-make Christmas card made from green thread and beads is the perfect way to say Happy Christmas.

See how to make a DIY Christmas tree card

Pine cone elf hanging on a Christmas tree | Christmas tree decorations | Tesco Living

Christmas pine cone elves

Pine cones are easy to come by this time of year, so collect a few and transform them into cute elves you can hang on the Christmas tree.

Find out how to create pinecone Christmas elves

String bauble Christmas tree decoration | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

Christmas string baubles

If you have spare wool, string or twine, have a go at making your own baubles for the Christmas tree.

Discover how to make glittery string baubles

Advent calendar with mini brown envelopes | DIY advent calendar | Tesco Living

Easy DIY advent calendar for 2016

Reuse this easy-to-make advent calendar every year to start the Christmas countdown – just refill the mini envelopes with small treats like chocolate coins.

See how to make a reusable advent calendar

Baubles suspended on a small branch | How to make bead string baubles | Tesco Living

Beaded string bauble

Why not try this frosted version if you have spare beads.

Find out how to make an easy DIY beaded Christmas baubles

Coloured origami star Christmas decorations | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

Christmas origami star decoration

Recycle leftover card or wrapping paper and fold your way to a five-point star.

See how to make an origami star decoration from card

Red and white jumper gift bags | Christmas craft ideas | Tesco Living

Make a gift bag from an old jumper

Upcycle old knitted sweaters into Christmas goodie bags for your presents this year.

Discover how to make a knitted goodie bag

Christmas card hanging mobile | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

Christmas card hanging mobile

Use a standard wire clothes hanger to create a Christmas card mobile. This one’s great to make with the kids.

Discover how to make a Christmas card mobile

Coloured paper Christmas tree decoration | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

Paper Christmas tree decoration

Short on space? Try this paper craft and fold coloured paper into a festive decoration.

Discover how to make paper Christmas trees

Ribbon Christmas tree decoration | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

Ribbon Christmas tree decorations

Finished gift-wrapping and have leftover ribbon? Make your own mini hanging Christmas trees using ribbon and beads.

Find out how to make tree decorations from ribbon

Light display on a fireplace | How to make a hula hoop Chandelier | Tesco Living

Make a chandelier light display

Create this statement light display perfect for a living room or bedroom with our easy video tutorial.

Watch how to make a stylish light display

Bottles of limoncello on table | How to make limoncello | Tesco Living

How to make Limoncello

Ideal as edible gifts or Christmas table favours – try your hand at this easy-to-make homemade after-dinner liqueur.

Find out how to make limoncello

Pom pom wreath hanging on a door | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

Pom pom Christmas wreath

Pom poms are a huge trend, so give the traditional Christmas wreath a miss this year and use leftover yarn to make a pretty pom pom version instead.

See how to make a pom pom wreath

White tree cone lantern on a shelf | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

DIY Christmas clay lanterns

Looking for stylish Christmas decorations this year? Make your own tea light ornaments using air-dry clay.

See how to make Christmas clay candle holders

Tea lights inside glittery jars | Stylish Christmas crafts | Tesco Living

How to make a glittery glow jar

Upcycle a used jar and transform it into a stylish centrepiece for your Christmas table.

Watch the step-by-step tutorial on how to make glitter glow jars

Cinnamon sticks in a candle jar | DIY cinnamon candle display | Tesco Living

DIY cinnamon candle display

Fill your house with the smell of Christmas with this super simple DIY candle how-to.

See how to make a cinnamon candle

Christmas Chair Bow Decoration | Party chair covers hack | Tesco Living

DIY chair covers

Match up different dining room chairs – without spending any money – with this excellent life hack.

See the brilliant chair cover trick

Folded silver napkin | How to fold a napkin into a Christmas tree | Tesco Living

Christmas tree napkin fold

Impress your Christmas dinner guests with this clever napkin folding tutorial.

Watch how to fold a napkin into a Christmas tree

Pink and green pinboard advent calendar | Christmas decoration ideas | Tesco Living

Pinboard advent calendar

Upcycle a regular notice board into a budget-busting advent calendar, refilling with light treats like jelly beans or mints.

Try making a pinboard advent calendar with this step-by-step guide

Rosemary wreath Grandad place card | DIY rosemary wreath place card | Tesco Living

Easy rosemary wreath place cards

These rustic name card wreaths cost next to nothing and will certainly wow your dinner guests.

See the tutorial for making rosemary wreath place cards

Green fern wreath with dried cranberries on red napkin | DIY Christmas wreath | Tesco Living

Fern wreath place cards

Up the festive factor with these mini fern wreaths, decorated with Christmassy cranberries.

Find out how to make mini fern wreath place cards

Salt, cranberries and leaves in a Mason jar | DIY Christmas table decoration | Tesco Living

Salt and cranberry Christmas table decorations

Festoon your Christmas table with these easy DIY decorations using rock salt, cranberries and seasonal greens.

Check out the step-by-step video for making posh Christmas table decorations

Drinking glasses with snowflake decoration | How to decorate drinking glasses | Tesco Living

DIY snowflake glasses

Add instant cheer to your Christmas table with no commitment – the snowflakes on these drinking glasses simply wash right off.

See how to decorate your drinking glasses

Paper doily Christmas trees on table | Easy DIY paper doily Christmas tree | Tesco Living

Paper doily Christmas trees

Put spare doilies to good use with this simple Christmas table decoration.

Discover how to make Christmas trees from doilies

Red and green Christmas tree decorations | Wrapping paper Christmas tree cones | Tesco Living

Wrapping paper Christmas trees

Got leftover gift wrap? Try these colourful mini Christmas trees.

See instructions on how to make wrapping paper Christmas trees

Candles on upside down wine glasses | Christmas table decoration | Tesco Living

Wine glass candle holder

You probably already have everything you need to make this easy, low-cost Christmas table decoration.

Watch our video on how to make a wine glass candle holder

Biscuit hanging on a blue mug | How to make mini star biscuits | Tesco Living

Mini star biscuits

Add festive flair to mugs of hot chocolate with these adorable mini star biscuits.

Find out how to make mini hanging star biscuits

Mince pie pops in a glass | How to make mince pie pops | Tesco Living

Mince pie pops

These fun Christmas treats make great edible gifts or Christmas table favours.

Follow the recipe for making mince pie pops

Jar of hot chocolate on a wooden board | DIY hot chocolate gifts | Tesco Living

DIY hot chocolate gifts in a jar

Stuck for gift ideas? Whip up these hot chocolate jars with a handful of ingredients in no time at all.

See the easy recipe for DIY hot chocolate gifts in a jar

Champagne glasses with round name tags | Clever way to decorate glasses | Tesco Living

Personalised Champagne glass tags

You'll never run out of glasses again with this simple DIY trick.

See how to make your own Champagne glass tags

DIY bar using bookshelf and lights | Party trick to impress your guests | Tesco Living

DIY bookshelf bar

Impress your party guests with this nifty idea using your existing furniture.

Watch the video tutorial for making a bookshelf bar

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