Easy Inexpensive Holiday Decorations

Doable Christmas Decorating From the Craft Store

Even the craft-challenged can pull off these three Christmas decorations that take mere minutes and leave nary a drop of glue behind. Watch the video.
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WHAT YOU NEED

  • four-inch Styrofoam ball
  • knife
  • five boxes of generic nontoxic crayons
  • Styrofoam cones in various sizes
  • corsage pins
  • pinboard
  • tiny trinkets for gifts
  • tissue paper
  • thin ribbon
  • pushpins
  • numeral stickers
  1. Crayon Bouquet Centerpiece

    Draw attention to a set table using a few boxes of crayons and a Styrofoam ball.

  2. Sparkly Christmas Trees

    Transform a mantel with a troupe of Tannenbaums made from Styrofoam cones and corsage pins.

  3. Pinboard Holiday Calendar

    Deck the hall with a bulletin board bursting with treats—one for every day of December.

    Find more easy holiday decorating ideas here.

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