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Easy Inexpensive Holiday Decorations

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.
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  • two bags of fresh cranberries
  • red-and-white baker’s twine
  • scissors
  • craft needle
  • box of candy canes (you’ll need three canes per place setting)
  • Velcro strips
  • place cards
  • marker
  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.

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