Doable Christmas Decorating From the Grocery Store

Don’t bite off more than you can chew over the holidays: Pick up the ingredients for these deliciously simple Christmas decorations at your local supermarket. Watch the video for the craft how-tos.

Don’t bite off more than you can chew over the holidays: Pick up the ingredients for these deliciously simple Christmas decorations at your local supermarket. Watch the video for the craft how-tos.

What You Need

  1. Check two bags of fresh cranberries
  2. Check red-and-white baker’s twine
  3. Check scissors
  4. Check craft needle
  5. Check box of candy canes (you’ll need three canes per place setting)
  6. Check Velcro strips
  7. Check place cards
  8. Check marker

Follow These Steps

  1. Cranberry Garland

    Popcorn? Not this year! String a few berries here and there on baker’s twine that’s appropriately peppermint-colored.

  2. Candy Stand

    Upend canes and secure to make a place card holder that really earns its stripes.

  3. Sweet Centerpiece

    Raid the candy aisle for a display that would make Willy Wonka proud.

    Find more easy holiday decorating ideas here.