If you are feeling crafty this holiday season, we have found a ton of ways for you to create your own decorations without spending a full paycheck on accessories and supplies. These hands on activities are a way to get your whole family involved in the festivities of the season. Not quite sure where to begin? We will take your from your entryway to your kitchen and living room, giving you a variety of ways to dress up your home. No snow to build a snowman outside? Use round fruit, like oranges or clementines, to construct a bright and colorful version inside that can stand the heat. Or, you can purchase an inflatable and set it up on your front lawn for all of the neighbors to admire. If you feel safer in the kitchen than at a craft table, you can cook up creations to use as decorations in your kitchen. Gingerbread cookies can be personalized as place settings for your holiday party dinner party. Can’t resist candy canes at this time of year? Try using them as centerpieces in the middle of your table. Real Simple’s ideas will give you inspiration and instructions about how to make your home the most festive it has ever been.