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20 Awesome Christmas Decorations That You Can Make in Half an Hour

The most magical holiday of the year is almost here! However, it always seems to come with a lot of last-minute hassles. Are you ready for the festive season?

We at Bright Side appreciate your precious time, so we selected our favorite beautiful Christmas decorations which you can easily make in 30 minutes.

New life for old bulbs

Old bulbs, glue, and glitter are all you need to create these wonderful hangings for your Christmas tree.

Decorations for the house

Christmas branches will give your home a real Christmas feel, especially if you decorate them with toys and garlands.

Christmas candleholders

To make this wonderful decoration, all you need is a jar, glue, and glitter.

Garlands everywhere

Don’t limit yourself to only hanging garlands on the Christmas tree. They can be delightful decorations on any object, such as a mirror.

Snowy vases

Empty wine bottles could be great Christmas vases. You just have to paint them white and sprinkle coarse salt before the paint dries.

Сinnamon stick Christmas trees

Cinnamon sticks, string, spruce twigs, and buttons are all you need to create these cute little hangings.

Cookie box candleholders

Beautiful cookie tins can be used as candleholders.

Magical lamps

Fill empty bottles with a string of lights to get these incredibly beautiful decorations.

Entertain your guests

Such snowmen will create a holiday atmosphere for your festive dinner.

Colorful balls all around

Christmas balls are great decorations for windows as well.

Bycicle Christmas wreath

Attach spruce twigs on the bicycle wheel using tape.

Chandeliers decorations

Hang Christmas balls and toys on the chandelier to turn it into a real festive lamp.

Creative stars

You can easily make such incredible stars using 30 drinking straws tied with a zip-tie.

Snowy candlejars

One more awesome candle jar idea using salt.

Laying the table

Try this festive table setting. Your guests will love it!


Give your fridge a face!

Painting on the windows

It’s best to paint on the windows with gouache or toothpaste diluted with water.

Ice cream stick snowflakes

You can make unique snowflakes from wooden sticks. Ice cream sticks would be perfect for such crafts.

Paper snowflakes

Don’t forget to put up paper snowflakes on the windows. It really adds to the atmosphere!

Preview photo credit Tim & Mary Vidra,
Based on materials from architecturendesign
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