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Unusual Artificial DIY Christmas Trees 2016

He, who has not Christmas in his heart, will never find it under tree. (Roy L. Smith)
Christmas is incomplete without Christmas tree as it holds the central position among all. Today we have gathered some of the unusual Artificial Christmas trees 2016. Fake Christmas trees are now used by most of the people for decoration at this occasion. It is the thing in whole Christmas which will truly depict your creativity as there are not any fast and hard rules for its decoration. You can adorn it on a single theme or by using different ornaments like holiday lights, bells, colorful balls, ribbons, laces, stars and any thing you like could be used. Buying a new Xmas tree every year could make you out of budget and if you have not enough space in your home then it would be difficult for you to adjust tall trees there. So try out the best DIY artificial Christmas trees ideas to save trees as well as your money.
Use metallic wire hangers to make tree on your wall. Join together the hangers in a way to give the shape of tree. Embellish it with holiday lights and other ornaments like balls, garlands, candy canes and even by hanging packed gifts.

Artificial holiday trees DIY

Artificial DIY Christmas Tree With Pasta
Food item could also help you in making artificial Christmas tree. Take hard paper and fold it in the shape of cone. Start attaching penne pasta on the cone tip to the base in spiral way using glue. Color it golden and green after that use accessories to prettify it. Fake Christmas tree made with pasta macaronis can also be made. See the picture shown below to make Fake Christmas tree with pasta macaronis and hot glue.

Artificial Christmas trees 2014

Handmade artificial christmas tree

Handmade Christmas Trees For Table Top
For making this tree use PVC net of green or your favorite color and glue it on a cone shaped paper. After it gets dry remove the inside paper and use lights inside to illuminate it. Use small things to adorn it as it will be ideal Christmas tree to be place on table.

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Artificial Christmas Trees With Paper
Instead of making single one why not we make many small ones? Take hard paper in green color and cut it in circles of different diameters. Fold the circles as shown and then fix them on a straw in such a way that smallest circles lie on the top. Lights could be replaced by beads.

DIY artificial Christmas trees

Cut large tree shaped green hard paper to make unusual handmade Christmas tree. Paste ornaments like stars, candies and other paper decorations on the tree to give it well decorated look. You can also wrap lights around the paper Christmas tree.

Homemade artificial christmas trees

DIY Christmas tree With Wine Bottles
If you want a tall artificial Christmas tree then try out this one. Use beverage or wine bottles to make this attractive and fragile tree. Arrange the bottles in circle with decreasing order of diameter using circular glass plates as shown.

Unusual artificial christmas trees

Handmade Christmas trees With Feathers
This is one of the most delicate one and looks extremely beautiful. You will need feathers, beads, paper and glue. Stick the feathers on cone shapes paper to completely cover it as shown. Color it green and use beads on their tips to make it look more enchanted.

Artificial Christmas trees tutorial

These were some DIY artificial Christmas trees ideas. Hope you will like these Christmas tree ideas to make at home. See you soon with some more DIY projects for Christmas.

Easy DIY Christmas Gifts Ideas 2016

Christmas is all about happiness, cheers, parties, family reunions and gift exchanges. Gift exchange is an important feature of Christmas holidays. If you are planning for making some creative inexpensive DIY Christmas Gifts for your loved ones then some of my homemade Christmas gifts ideas 2016 will surely inspire you. I have added some unique ideas for making DIY Christmas gifts at home with things easily available at home and in market. Trend of giving handmade Christmas present has been increased alot these days. Handmade gifts require creativity and time for making so DIY gifts are considered more valuable as compare to other gifts. As far as Christmas gifts are concerned you have variety of choices for gift selection. different types of gifts are made and presented on Christmas like ornaments, edible gifts, decor items, flowers etc. I have also added variety of DIY handmade Christmas gifts ideas 2016 for you.

Handmade Christmas Flower Bouquet Gift
Flowers are presented as gift all over the world almost on every occasion. So idea of presenting handmade flower bouquet to your loved ones is not a bad idea. Here are some ideas for making handmade flowers bouquet out of different things. Choose any one of them as your Christmas present for your friends and family.
Use silver or golden wrapped chocolate candies for making these candy roses. Attach wire with each candy and cover wire with green wrapping paper. Now wrap each candy with petals made with red crepe paper to complete flower. Join ten to fifteen flowers to complete the bouquet. Second bouquet is made with paper flowers. For tutorial of making these paper flowers visit my previous post on paper flower tutorial.

Inexpensive DIY Christmas gifts

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DIY Christmas Candle Gift Ideas
You can also present some handmade candle gifts to your friends as well. I have added some pictures of handmade candles which can be made at home. For making this first candle gift buy red candles and wrap thin scotch tape on the candle to make pattern of your choice. For making pattern shown in the picture twist scotch tape on the candle. Now brush hot glue on the candles and roll them in golden or silver glitter. Remove tape carefully to compete your handmade candle.
You can also fill candle wax in glass jars and make patterns with tape on the jar in similar way. Now spray jars with shimmer paint or roll them in glitter as well.

Easy DIY Christmas gifts

DIY Christmas gifts for friends

DIY Christmas presents

DIY Christmas Coffee Mug Present
Gift DIY coffee mug made with your own hands and heart to your friends, teachers and others during snowy holidays. Make patterns like dots, flowers etc on the plain ceramic mug with permanent ink marker. You can also write any quotation on the mug as well. To make your handmade gift more exciting fill coffee mug with chocolates, marshmallows, fruity beans, dry fruits etc. You can also wrap this filled mug or for simple decoration tie a ribbon bow around the mug. Here are some pictures of DIY Christmas presents made by mugs.

DIY Christmas mugs gifts

DIY Christmas gifts 2014

DIY Edible Christmas Gifts For Kids.
If you are looking for some gifts for kids then DIY edible Christmas gifts are the best choice. edible chocolates, marshmallows, cookies and candies can be presented to kids. kids can also present edible gifts to their friends and class mates. Edible gifts packed in proper ways are best holiday gifts. Here are some edible gifts made with chocolates packed to make Santa, angels, reindeer etc. You can also pack chocolates, marshmallows, candies etc to make snowman, ice cream cones , wreaths etc. picture of edible DIY Christmas gifts are shown below.

Christmas gifts for kids DIY

DIY Christmas gifts ideas

DIY Christmas gifts for kids

Edible DIY Christmas gifts

Snowman DIY Christmas Gifts 
Make handmade snowman ornaments DIY gifts with socks and bottle to gift your friend. This iconic snowman Christmas gift is unique as well as inexpensive. Tutorial for making snowman Christmas gift out of used socks is shown below with steps. You can also recycle wine bottle to make snowman present for your friends.

Handmade gift ornaments DIY

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DIY Christmas Pillow Presents
Gift handmade iconic pillows to your friends this Christmas. Here are two pictures for making DIY handmade pillow gifts. First one is made with leftover fabric pieces in green and red color. Christmas tree is made on the pillow to symbolize Christmas. You can make this pillow at home with simple sewing techniques. second pillow is made with hands and feet printed with paint to make reindeer. hope you will like these pillow gift ideas.

Handmade Christmas presents

Inexpensive gifts for Christmas

This was all about inexpensive DIY Christmas gifts ideas 2014 to make at home. Wrap and pack these gifts in a creative and beautiful way to make them more presentable. See my post on DIY gift boxes for Christmas to get gift boxes and gift packing ideas for Christmas.