10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year

Doing DIY projects is one of the things my family and I look forward to the most during the holidays. It’s always fun to see what new ideas we can come up with and to put our creativity to use. Anything we make also makes our Christmas decor even more special because wonderful memories are attached to each project.

Sometimes we come up with our own ideas and other times, we go looking for inspiration. The internet is full of creative people sharing their amazing DIY holiday decor ideas. You could decorate your entire home with just DIY projects! There are endless ideas and inspiration out there.

Here are 10 of my favorite Christmas DIY ideas I’ve found this year.

Christmas DIY Ideas

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comThese little pinecone Christmas trees can be used in a variety of spots, including a holiday tablescape in the centerpiece or as place cards.
Tutorial: Babble

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comGive your Christmas decor a chic minimalist touch with these adorable planters.
Tutorial: The Merry Thought

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your own advent calendar in the form of glamorous gold stars.
Tutorial: A Beautiful Mess

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comDress up your walls or lean this adorable Rudolph artwork against a fireplace mantel for some rustic chic decor.
Tutorial: Simply Made Fun

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comThis Pottery Barn inspired Grinch pillow is stylish and charming.
Tutorial: Woodshop Diaries

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your home feel like a Christmas cabin or farmhouse with these custom galvanized metal buckets.
Tutorial: Lil Blue Boo

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comNeed a place to hang your stockings? Here’s an easy tutorial for a stylish stocking post.
Tutorial: Shades of Blue Interiors

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comLove how charming yet simple this sign is. It could add some character to a variety of spots in your home for the holidays.
Tutorial: Love Create Celebrate

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comHow cute are these DIY buffalo check coasters? Your guests are sure to love them.
Tutorial: Lydi Out Loud

10 Charming and Fun Christmas DIY Ideas to Try This Year | HomeandEventStyling.comNeed a place to hang your greeting cards? Try this tutorial for a rustic card display!
Tutorial: Lolly Jane

Love them all! Which ones are you doing to try?

Warm regards,
Megan

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree

Who doesn’t look forward to dressing up the tree for Christmas? It’s one of the most important traditions of the holiday and really kicks off the festivities. Every year, we like to add new ornaments to our collection. To make this tradition extra special, it’s a lot of fun to make a few of our own, too, besides just purchasing some new ones.

Doing some DIY projects makes the holidays even more fun and ornaments are a great place to start. There are so many great ideas out there and you can always customize them to make them even more unique and special.

Here are 10 of my favorite DIY Christmas ornament ideas I’ve found. I hope they inspire you as much as they did me!

DIY Christmas Ornaments

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comThese adorable burlap ornaments will add a rustic touch to your tree.
Tutorial: Bliss Bloom Blog

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comRecycle mason jar lids and turn them into charming ornaments with this easy tutorial.
Tutorial: The Everyday Home

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comThese three rustic and darling ornaments look store-bought but are actually completely DIY.
Tutorial: Vintage Romance Style

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comHow precious are these DIY woodland animal ornaments?
Tutorial: DecoArt

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comAdd an elegant touch to your tree with these icy eye-catching ornaments.
Tutorial: Crafts by Courtney

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comLove Disney? Here’s a fun tutorial for making some of your own Mickey and Minnie ornaments.
Tutorial: The Country Chic Cottage

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comThese gold leaf ornaments are sure to add a little touch of glamour to your tree.
Tutorial: The Sweetest Occasion

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comDeer silhouettes always look chic for a farmhouse vibe.
Tutorial: Love Create Celebrate

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comThese indigo marbled ornaments are stunning and a lot easier to make than you may think.
Tutorial: Alice and Lois

10 DIY Ornaments to Dress Up Your Christmas Tree | HomeandEventStyling.comNothing is quite as glamorous as black and gold. Love these!
Tutorial: By Stephanie Lynn

So many fun ideas! Which ones will you be trying this year?

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine’s Day Treats

Valentine’s Day is upon us again! What I love about this holiday is that it is 100% about love, whether it’s love for a significant other, a best friend or even your child. Even though the marketing for it is usually centered around romance, Valentine’s Day can be enjoyed with anyone you care about.

One of the sweetest ways to show someone you care about them is by gifting them something delicious. At my house, we love baking treats we can be creative with and share with our friends and family. Valentine’s Day is no different. There are so many fun ideas to play with to create something unique and delightful.

To give you some inspiration and ideas, here are 10 DIY Valentine’s Day treat tutorials.

DIY Valentine’s Day Treats

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comA pink milkshake is the perfect beverage to share with your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day.
Tutorial: The College Prepster

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHeart s’mores put a festive spin on the classic campfire treat.
Tutorial: The Cake Blog

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHow adorable and clever are these little pizza hearts?
Tutorial: Bake at 350

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comChocolate crispy treat Valentine’s Day bears taste delicious and are a treat kids and adults alike will love.
Tutorial: Sofab Food

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comStrawberries and cream puppy chow is an easy-to-make Valentine’s Day treat you can share with your Valentine or friends.
Tutorial: Life, Love and Sugar

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHow decadent and delicious do these chocolate chip cookie dough hearts look?
Tutorial: OMG Chocolate Desserts

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comFor an adorable DIY Valentine’s Day twist on teddy grahams, add these little conversation hearts to make it look like they’re holding sweet sayings.
Tutorial: Hello, Wonderful

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your own Valentine’s Day donuts with this easy recipe and use your creativity to customize them.
Tutorial: The First Year

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThe only thing better than popcorn is Valentine’s Day popcorn.
Tutorial: Oh Nuts

10 Sweet & Adorable DIY Valentine's Day Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comRed velvet cake in a jar — yes, please!
Tutorial: My Baking Addiction

Enjoy!

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Adorable DIY Christmas Treats

Some our favorite activities at my house during the holidays are creating DIY Christmas treats. We love getting together in the kitchen and seeing what we come up with. It’s always fun to do and a great way to flex our creative muscles!

I’m always excited to see what new ideas for DIY Christmas treats other people are coming up with each year. It’s amazing just how much creativity is out there. These recipes are perfect whether you’re hosting a party, need to bring a dessert to a party, or simply want to have some fun creating something cute and delicious for you and your family.

Here are 10 of some of my favorite ideas for DIY Christmas treats to inspire you that your family or your guests are sure to love.

DIY Christmas Treats

10 Adorable DIY Christmas Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your hot cocoa extra special and sweet with this darling snowman marshmallows.
Tutorial: I Am a Food Blog

10 Adorable DIY Christmas Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comMelted snowman chocolate bark is an adorable, tasty treat your kids are sure to love.
Tutorial: Princess Pinky Girl

10 Adorable DIY Christmas Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHow adorable are these melted snowman Oreo balls?
Tutorial: The Girl Who Ate Everything

10 Adorable DIY Christmas Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThe only thing better than chocolate cookies are chocolate cookies that look like reindeer. (Make sure one has a red nose to play Rudolph!)
Tutorial: One Little Project at a Time

10 Adorable DIY Christmas Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comCompliment your hot cocoa with these little cookie versions of the mugs. So cute and creative!
Tutorial: Kitchen Fun with My Three Sons

10 Adorable DIY Christmas Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comPut a spin on your Rice Krispie treats by turning them into reindeer with just a few little extra touches.
Tutorial: Thirty Handmade Days

10 Adorable DIY Christmas Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese colorful mini cupcakes are the perfect little Christmas dessert.
Tutorial: Baked Bree

10 Adorable DIY Christmas Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese snowman cookies are super easy and look very chic for a holiday party.
Tutorial: One Little Project at a Time

10 Adorable DIY Christmas Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHere’s a creative way to use peanut butter cups and pretzels to create fun little characters.
Tutorial: Chelsea’s Messy Apron

10 Adorable DIY Christmas Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comWhip up these adorable little Christmas tree meringues as a party treat your guests are sure to love.
Tutorial: Bargain Mums

What ones are you going to try?

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Creative & Stylish DIY Christmas Decor Ideas

Christmas is a great time for DIY projects. There are so many sources of inspiration and fantastic elements to use to bring the spirit of the holiday into your home. DIY projects are a wonderful way to get your family together for a fun activity and it’s great to look around your home and see things that you and your family made with your own hands for the holidays.

Nowadays, DIY decor doesn’t have to look “crafty” or handmade if you don’t want it to. In fact, sometimes it’s hard to tell DIY decor from store-bought items because the ideas have become so much more stylish and polished.

If you’re looking for some chic, budget-friendly Christmas decor ideas, here are 10 of my favorite DIY Christmas decor tutorials from some very talented bloggers to inspire your own projects for the holidays.

DIY Christmas Decor

10 Creative & Stylish DIY Christmas Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comPop this adorable “merry” sequin pillow on your sofa, bed, or an accent chair for a lovely little accent.
Tutorial: The Proper Blog

10 Creative & Stylish DIY Christmas Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comGet glamorous with a furry sign that is perfect for the winter months.
Tutorial: Place of My Taste

10 Creative & Stylish DIY Christmas Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comCreate your own chic, gold snowflakes out of some of the least expensive materials in the world: popsicle sticks!
Tutorial: Making Home Base

10 Creative & Stylish DIY Christmas Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThis adorable lighted Christmas wall art would look fantastic on a mantle or console table.
Tutorial: A Pumpkin and a Princess

10 Creative & Stylish DIY Christmas Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comIf you love a more minimalist, abstract look for Christmas, these adorable wood trees are perfect for your decor.
Tutorial: Sugar & Cloth

10 Creative & Stylish DIY Christmas Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThis great tutorial shows you how to create your own pinecone wreath that will transition seamlessly from fall to winter.
Tutorial: Remodelaholic

10 Creative & Stylish DIY Christmas Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comHere’s another beautiful Christmas wreath idea, this time with lovely succulents.
Tutorial: Nordstrom

10 Creative & Stylish DIY Christmas Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThis reindeer pillow is sure to charm anyone who sees it.
Tutorial: The Craft Patch

10 Creative & Stylish DIY Christmas Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThis adorable salt dough garland is perfect for a coastal or country chic home.
Tutorial: Twelve On Main

10 Creative & Stylish DIY Christmas Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comGive Rudolph a glamorous makeover with gold glitter and a striped canvas for some chic wall art.
Tutorial: Hey Lauren Rene

Have fun!

Warm regards,
Megan