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.

What You Need:

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

Three Easy Ideas:

  1. Cranberry Garland1Cranberry Garland

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

  2. Candy Stand2Candy Stand

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

  3. Sweet Centerpiece3Sweet Centerpiece

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

    Find more easy holiday decorating ideas here.