Craft Roundup: Christmas Plaque, Felt Tree Ornaments, More

This is it, folks: Tomorrow is the big day! For those of you who celebrate the Christmas season, you've got a full 24 hours to enjoy holiday crafting, gift wrapping and more. For this week's roundup, we looked for ideas to help you out at the last minute. From ornaments that double as gift tags to easy-to-make holiday signs, you've got a few ideas to help spread holiday cheer in the home stretch.

Life-Size Cardboard Gingerbread House

Making a gingerbread house is a lot of fun. Making a life-size gingerbread house is even better! Inner Child Fun walks you through the steps of making this over-the-top house in this blog post. Too big to take on? Try a printable template to create a small cardboard gingerbread house for your kids to decorate instead.

Easy 'Tis the Season Christmas Plaque

You still have time to deck those halls! DIY Candy put together this simple plaque that results in a cute, whimsical holiday decoration.

Quick and Easy Gift Bags

You don't need tons of supplies or years of crafting knowledge to make a personalized gift bag this holiday season. Crafters Cathie and Steve with Plaid Online show you how to use Mod Podge to make a glitzy gift bag in minutes.

Simple Sewing: Felt Tree Ornament

Not only is this simple Christmas tree ornament from Make and Takes cute and quick to make – it could also double as a gift tag or topper! Check out Make and Takes for a video tutorial.


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