Plaid or tartan are traditional for Christmas, and I’ll bet everyone has a few such items at home. If you still have none and no decorations, it is high time to make some to instantly add festive spirit to your home. Today’s round-up is devoted to plaid and tartan decorations for Christmas, and I’ve got quite a few for you!
Make some plaid ornaments to hang on your tree – all you need is some styrofoam balls and plaid fabric. Wrap your ornament with fabric and secure it. Read the tutorial to find out how to do that. If there is any fabric left, you can also make garlands.
These ornaments are even more eye-catching as they use different types of fabric and red velvet which is the trend this year. The ornaments are not sewn, they are made from old shirts, and the contrast is emphasized by velvet ribbons. You don’t need a lot of time to make them. Just prepare some shirts, including plaid or tartan shirts.
If you love rustic decor and want to rock it this Christmas, this tutorial is for you! This rustic ornament is made of burlap and squared paper – it looks unusual and very noticeable. The piece consists of a burlap ornament and a checkered deer head. Read how it is made in the source.
Here’s another simple idea for making a checkered ornament – some wooden circles and checkered paper are the main supplies. Attach the smaller checkered paper circles to the wooden circles and add Mod Podge. Find more precise instructions in the source and use them to give your tree a rustic feel.
Green felt makes a lovely backdrop for plaid or tartan, so you may love these ornaments. Cut out some plaid pieces – deer, trees, stars, bells, etc. – and attach them to the green felt. These cute little ornaments can also be used as gift tags and key rings – very Christmassy!
Wrapping balls with plaid ribbons and then securing balls can be a little difficult and may take some time. If you don’t have one, this craft is for you. These styrofoam balls are covered with checked fabric and secured with straps – just a few minutes and voila!
These will take some time, but you won’t regret it! Check out these amazing buffalo plaid ornaments with snowflakes – what can be more wintery? Use embroidery hoops and buffalo check fabric, then attach the snowflake buttons. Read the entire tutorial to find out how to make these cuties!
Purple plaid? Yes, please! Shaped like trees, these Christmas ornaments look amazing and bold because of the bold colors, and cinnamon sticks are sure to add that Christmas smell. Find out how to make these cute tree shaped ornaments and decorate your tree with small trees.
Skirts are also necessary for Christmas trees. Cover the base to add even more chic to your tree. This tree skirt is made of plaid and satin. You have to sew it, so some skills are required. Make some matching ornaments with the same fabric for a cool and cozy Christmas tree look!
Garlands and wreaths
This tartan garland is a nice idea for any home. It can be used on tree decorations, mantelpiece, stairs, doors, and many other things including windows. The project involves a little sewing, but the result is well worth your time. Use different colors of plaid to make the garland cooler!
Make your Christmas heart warm with this cute and cozy plaid heart garland. Such an idea is not typical for Christmas, but it does add romance to the room. So if you want to celebrate or even propose with your love, she is ideal!
This lush Christmas wreath with evergreen plants, pine cones, gilded berries and other details makes a great Christmas decoration. This is basically a common styrofoam wreath wrapped in plaid fabric and then you can add whatever decor you want. Read on to find out how to make a piece like this for your front door.
For this wreath, rock different shades of plaid and tartan and make the decor cool. This piece is decorated with snow-covered branches and pine cones, or it can be personalized however you like – rock different decorating ideas. Such an item will make a nice traditional door decoration idea.
Add a touch of plaid to your festive table with a cool plaid table runner. This craft does not involve sewing so you can do it very easily and quickly. Read the instructions.
Candles add coziness to any room, so this craft is exactly what you need for the holidays. This is a checkered candle holder for multiple candles, and it can be easily made with plaid and some buttons – nothing difficult here!
Make an extra Christmas tree for each room of a cone and some plaid fabric. The idea is simple: just wrap the cone in plaid and add a silver pompom on top. Stand the tree on a table or mantelpiece, or use it somewhere as an extra small tree. Enjoy!
An embroidery frame can not only be used for embroidery, but can also serve as the basis for a cool and very easy to make wreath. Although Christmas is a bit far away, I know you're already thinking about it and getting more or less ready to avoid the excitement right before the holidays. So today we're sharing the coolest Christmas embroidery wreaths.
This simple wreath can be made quickly and easily from an embroidery frame, evergreens and pine cones, and a striped ribbon. You can make it very quickly or invite your kids to do it, there is absolutely nothing difficult here and no special supplies are required. I love the simple rustic feel this hoop has!
Here is a simple boxwood wreath with an embroidery hoop. I love the simplicity and beauty of this piece. It's a rustic piece that can be quickly made out of boxwood you have or buy some boxwood and make it. Choose a romantic lace ribbon for a delicate look or a bold striped ribbon for contrast.
It seems like hoop wreaths are popping up all over the place lately, and it's no wonder why. They are easy craft projects, and a fun option to try instead of a full, traditional wreath. Learn how to make a simple wintergreen embroidery frame wreath. This easy-to-make wreath is perfect for decorating before or after Christmas and in winter. It comes together in a snap and is a great way to keep your Christmas decorations up over the winter.
This DIY embroidery wreath mixes craft and foliage, is rustic and appeals to the green trend. While using fresh greens for Christmas is a big trend anyway, this Christmas wreath is minimalist and fun. Perfect if you prefer the hygge look this year. It's also one that will delight all visitors to your home - and best of all, it doesn't take long to finish. You can use many different greens for this brand, like traditional ivy, fresh greens, dried leaves, or even fake flowers if you want. It's really up to you. This is a modern take on a classic, easy to make and one that you'll want to do over and over again.
This easy-to-make hoop is the perfect way to incorporate trendy succulents into your Christmas decorations this season. Combine the plants with red accents and small ornaments to create a modern Christmas wreath that will delight your guests. If you use artificial succulents, your wreath will last for years. If you choose real succulents, remove them from the foam at the end of the season and plant them in a bowl garden so that you can enjoy their beauty in the seasons to come.
Here is a really simple DIY Christmas wreath tutorial that won't take much time (or money) but will look gorgeous on your door or above your mantelpiece! Prefer artificial green for your wreath to last longer, or go fresh green to fill your room with these sweet Christmas flavors! There is also a video tutorial to make it easier, great fun!
This hoop wreath is very colorful and has many details: there are deer, bottle brush trees, mini LED wire lights and flowers. Could you ask for more? Who knows! This wreath was a great thing and super easy. It will be a gorgeous decoration for indoors or outdoors and will definitely attract an eye.
Get a cozy rustic touch to your room with a cool Christmas wreath! This piece features an embroidery hoop, evergreen plants and berries, pine cones, wooden discs with letters and a light colored ribbon and looks like a million dollars! Hang one outside or inside to make your space inviting and enjoy the vacation!
This is not a long-lasting wreath, but it is very special and you can do it just before Christmas. It contains fresh greens and blooms and as you can see the peony might only last one more day, but the nice thing about this project is that another bloom can be added to the bottle later. Only a small amount of water is required for the fading bloom, have fun!
Say hello to this hoop mixed with fringes, flowers and wood - it looks so boho and so inspiring! (We all know that boho decor is number one right now). Go a step further and add succulents and some golden details to make it the trendiest wreath on the block. Hang this wreath on your front door or in the foyer for all of your guests to see.
Learn how to make these very easy upcycling Christmas wreaths from embroidery frames using materials you already have! Create a whole range of such small and cute wreaths for your Christmas decorations - let your imagination run wild!