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Cool Christmas Crafts For Adults, The Best Ideas

As an adult, I still get a buzz out of making Christmas crafts. I don’t wait until December before I start. As soon as the kids go back to school when the days start getting shorter, I plan my Christmas DIYs and projects.

Most of my Christmas decorations have been handcrafted by myself as an adult. I keep them from year to year. Adding new ones every season.

When I do eventually get the Christmas decorations out of the loft, it’s a trip down memory lane. As I pull them out of the box, I can remember when I made a particular decoration.

Often in the autumn, I will get together with friends for crafting evenings. This is when we make our Christmas decorations. Many of my handmade ornaments bring back memories of previous fun Christmas crafting evenings.

I’m not a big one for fancy crafting machines, such as the Circuit paper cutter or expensive materials. Most of the Christmas crafts can be made using the usual crafting tools, such as glue guns and scissors.

The materials are often simple too, like paper, paints, repurposed fabrics and wood. Or they can be bought cheaply from the dollar/pound stores. For ideas using natural elements check out these Christmas nature crafts.

Not only are these Christmas DIYs cool ideas, but they are simple to make and affordable. Hopefully, you will find just the right adult craft to inspire you.

If you’re like me and don’t think that crafting is just for Christmas, then you should check out my other cool adult crafting ideas for the rest of the year. You may also enjoy these Nordic Christmas decoration ideas and these handmade Christmas advent ideas.

The Christms Craft Ideas For Adults

A collection of cool adult Christmas crafts and DIYs. From Christmas advent calendars, ornaments for the tree, decorations for the Christmas mantle and garlands to hang. There should be something here to inspire you to make your own decorations and gifts for Christmas.

Cool adult Christmas crafts

There are some wonderful upcycled Christmas ornament ideas and cardboard Christmas craft ideas here.

Other themed craft round-ups to check out are hexagon-shaped crafts, feather themed crafts and DIYs and pompom crafts and DIYs. Don’t forget to make sure your craft cupboard is well stocked with these craft essentials.

Rebecca Payne

Sunday 29th of August 2021

Thank you.

Claire Armstrong

Monday 30th of August 2021

Thank you so much.

Linda Kilsdonk

Wednesday 25th of August 2021

Omigosh. I don't know what to say. These Christmas ideas, each and every one of them, blew me away! I saved your post for inspiration for the future. Thanks so much for being so generous in sharing all this with us! Smiles, Linda at Paper Seedlings

Claire Armstrong

Wednesday 25th of August 2021

Thank you so much. I just love crafting for Christmas its such a special time of year.

Michelle Leslie

Saturday 21st of August 2021

Just looking at all these neat ideas makes me wish there was more time in a day to create.

Claire Armstrong

Sunday 22nd of August 2021

I know too many ideas and not enough time. Maybe one day I'll get around to more of them.