Classy Christmas DIY

Now I’m usually not a huge fan of DIY, considering a lot of mine end up as major fails. It’s all good in theory…enhanced-buzz-532-1386697946-33

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I do, however, think that the holidays are a great time to try some DIY. Between mantle decor, Christmas tree ornaments, holiday lights, poinsettias, etc…it adds up quickly! I’ve found a wide variety of holiday DIY that look pretty hard to mess up, but don’t have that “my 3rd grader made this in art class” look!

So why not save a few bucks and give your home a classy, cost effective update this holiday season?

1. Wreaths are an easy DIY- and you can pick a few different styles to display on various doors. Loving this all white wreath, the silver leaf wreath & the rustic chic burlap wreath.

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2. A new favorite of mine is the wooden sign. Display these on your front porch, by the fireplace, or even in a guest bedroom/random nook in your home.

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3. Chalkboard paint is always a good idea, especially around the holidays. My favorite ways include the holiday cheese tray, this above the mantle decor & above the bar area.

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4. We’re all looking for a creative, cute way to display the holiday cards we get! How about with this framed wreath, in this window frame,  or on this antique drying rack.

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And this isn’t really “DIY” but how damn cute is this 6 pack to take to a holiday party/cookie swap?!:

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Which will you be trying? Any great DIY holiday tips I missed?

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