The holidays are fast approaching, but there is still time for some last minute DIY if that is your thing. This collection of twenty-seven ideas uses simple materials ranging from chicken wire, red ribbons, candles, pine cones to old tires and that’s just for a start. You will be amazed when you see what can be achieved using what may sound like unpromising items. These ideas come from an article which I came across on the Balcony Garden Web site.

Take a look at these 27 DIY Christmas decoration ideas. They are cheap, easy and fun and following them can make your festive season special!

We?re sure you?ll love these Christmas decoration, these DIY ideas are out the box, best, and easy to follow.

#1. Upcycled Tires Christmas Ornaments


We?ve already posted a lot of DIY ideas using old tires, now here?s one more idea for you. Just grab some old tires and clean them with a brush and cleaner. Cut a plywood to the size of tire for the?front of ornament and staple the ply to tire with a staple gun. Now spray paint your tires and use a stencil to complete the look.

#2. DIY Giant Christmas Light Balls

You?ll love them, and your neighbors will love them. A unique and catchy Christmas decor DIY idea you can follow. It is much easier than it seems and only requires the?chicken wire, small wire cutters, a measuring tape, gloves, and LED lights. You can place it on your patio, garden or even on trees.

#3. Add a Fun Message to the Front Porch Chalkboard

Deck up every inch of your porch with elements of the holiday season. Use simple, decorative things like red ribbons, ice skates, candles, an abundance of holly leaves as well as a vintage sled for a retro and quaint appeal. For a more personalized touch, use an oversized chalkboard sign displaying handwritten seasonal greetings for everyone to see.

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