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 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You’ve Got to Try

Decorating for Halloween is a unique experience, unlike any other holiday. With all the source material and elements you can pull from, there is a sense of whimsy and creativity that is truly endless. You don’t have to take yourself or your decor too seriously when it comes to Halloween. It’s all about having fun!

My family and I love to do Halloween DIY projects for the season. It’s a great way for us all to exercise our creativity and personalize our seasonal decor. There are so many inspiring ideas out there, we don’t have the time to do them all, but we always pick our favorites and file away the rest for next time.

Here are 10 of our favorite Halloween DIY decor ideas we’ve discovered this year.

Halloween DIY Decor Ideas

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comGive some apothecary jars a spooky spin with this easy DIY tutorial from Martha Stewart.
Tutorial: Martha Stewart

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.com
Get glam with your Halloween decor this year by incorporating this fashionable jewelled skull somewhere.
Tutorial: PMQ for Two

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comUpdate your bookshelves with these creepy but chic skull bookends.
Tutorial: The Band Wife

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comThere is something quite haunting about black plants, isn’t there? These are the perfect subtle, yet creepy decor for Halloween.
Tutorial: Elle Decor

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your own DIY gilded insect faux taxidermy plaques to add a bit of creepy glamour to your walls.
Tutorial: The Gathered Home

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comMake it look like a witch made a wrong turn right into your front door with this fun and humorous DIY.
Tutorial: The Alison Show

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comMake it easy for the kids (and adults) to grab some candy with this chic Halloween candy door hanger.
Tutorial: Cherished Bliss

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your Halloween extra chic and glamorous with some fashionable skulls.
Tutorial: Mr. Kate

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comThis bat branch Halloween centerpiece is perfect for a table, vignette, or even a vase by the front door.
Tutorial: The Sweetest Occasion

10 Stylish Halloween DIY Ideas You've Got to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comBring a bit of charm to various spots in your home with Poe-inspired ravens.
Tutorial: Lolly Jane

So many fun ideas! Which ones are you excited to try?

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Creative DIY Dyed Egg Ideas to Try

One of the most fun parts of celebrating Easter is dying Easter eggs. It used to be that we would just dye them all colors of the rainbow, but now there are a plethora of artistic ideas out there that take Easter egg dying to a whole new level.

I love to see how creative people are getting with Easter eggs. Some of them truly look like little works of art. The best part is that it’s really easy to replicate a lot of DIY dyed egg ideas out there, even the ones that look really complex and involved. Whether you want something really cute and colorful or upscale and chic, there is a tutorial out there to make it happen.

Here are 10 DIY dyed eggs ideas I found that caught my eye and seem like they would be so much fun to try. Hope they inspire you as much as they did me!

DIY Dyed Egg Ideas

10 Creative DIY Dyed Egg Ideas to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comPaint splatter Easter eggs are a stylish, artistic way to personalize them and it’s so easy to recreate.
Tutorial: Brepurposed

10 Creative DIY Dyed Egg Ideas to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comGold-dipped marble eggs look very chic if you want to make your Easter decor a little more glamorous.
Tutorial: Style Me Pretty

10 Creative DIY Dyed Egg Ideas to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comHow adorable are these typography Easter eggs? Kids will love trying to collect all the phrases.
Tutorial: Lovely Indeed

10 Creative DIY Dyed Egg Ideas to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comThese golden speckled eggs have a beautiful farmhouse vibe.
Tutorial: Craftberry Bush

10 Creative DIY Dyed Egg Ideas to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comGold and white Easter eggs are cute and classic, perfect for a stylish display.
Tutorial: Kristi Murphy

10 Creative DIY Dyed Egg Ideas to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comFor a more celebratory vibe, try these confetti dipped eggs.
Tutorial: Studio DIY

10 Creative DIY Dyed Egg Ideas to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comThese pineapple Easter eggs are so cute and creative! Perfect for a tropical-themed party.
Tutorial: Studio DIY

10 Creative DIY Dyed Egg Ideas to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comPop art eggs take artistic egg dying up a notch and look so cool.
Tutorial: Art Club Blog

10 Creative DIY Dyed Egg Ideas to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comMelted crayon eggs are an easy way to get an artsy, colorful touch for your Easter decor.
Tutorial: Clumsy Crafter

10 Creative DIY Dyed Egg Ideas to Try | HomeandEventStyling.comIf you want something a little more involved, try making these graffiti art eggs.
Tutorial: Paper & Stitch

Have you come up with any creative DIY ideas for dyed eggs? Let me know, I’d love to see them!

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Delicious & Adorable DIY Easter Treats

Making seasonal treats for a holiday is just as fun as decorating your home for it. My family and I always have fun seeing what we can come up with for new, creative treats for every holiday. For Easter, it’s all about incorporating pastels, bunnies, Easter eggs, and of course – delicious ingredients!

I’ve found some really inspiring DIY Easter treat recipes around the web that are full of creativity and charm. I want to make all of them! Each one is more adorable and delicious-looking than the last.

Here are 10 DIY Easter treat recipes to give you ideas for any occasion, whether you are hosting a large party or just making some treats for a family night at home. They also vary in difficulty, so if you want something simple, there’s definitely a perfect idea out there for you!

DIY Easter Treats

10 Delicious & Adorable DIY Easter Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comEaster popcorn is the perfect treat for a party, picnic or even an Easter movie night.
Recipe: Two Sisters Crafting

10 Delicious & Adorable DIY Easter Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comEaster Oreo bark is a delicious dessert covered in pastel M&M’s and filled with crunchy Oreos.
Recipe: Lil’ Luna

10 Delicious & Adorable DIY Easter Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThe only thing better than a powdered doughnut is a powdered doughnut bunny!
Recipe: It’s Always Autumn

10 Delicious & Adorable DIY Easter Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comTurn your regular smores into Easter smores by switching out the marshmallows with colorful peeps.
Recipe: Domestic Superhero

10 Delicious & Adorable DIY Easter Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese yummy doughnuts are given some Easter character by becoming the perfect nests for mini Easter eggs.
Recipe: Lauren Conrad

10 Delicious & Adorable DIY Easter Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese no-bake chocolate egg nest cookies are quick treats kids and adults alike will love.
Recipe: Chef in Training

10 Delicious & Adorable DIY Easter Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comA mini egg brownie parfait is a rich and delicious treat for the season.
Recipe: The Busy Baker

10 Delicious & Adorable DIY Easter Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHow adorable are these Rice Krispies Easter cups?
Recipe: Lil’ Luna

10 Delicious & Adorable DIY Easter Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comYour kids will love these Easter Rice Krispies treats on a stick! Perfect for a spring gathering.
Recipe: Passion for Savings

10 Delicious & Adorable DIY Easter Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comIf savory is more your style, try these delicious bunny bread bowls that you can fill with the soup of your choice.
Recipe: The Idea Room

Can’t wait to get in the kitchen and start having some fun with these ideas!

Warm regards,
Megan