As we all prepare to delve into the depths of that box marked ‘Christmas tree decorations’ and contend with spiky branches and the perfect arrangement of lights vs sparkly things, maybe it’s also time to consider some new additions to your festive traditions?
If your Christmas tree could do with a little bit of fancying up, we’re showing you the very best way to freshen up festively, in personal style!
1. DIY pompom baubles
This simple idea is not only heaps of squishy fun for the whole family, it’s guaranteed to make your tree much more colourful and adorable too! Find the how-to at Let’s Do Something Crafty.
2. DIY sparkly baubles
Some plastic or glass baubles and a bunch of sparkly craft supplies combine their powers to make these festive decorations a must-make. Get the how-to at Little Big Bell and get the whole family crafting in shiny style.
3. Handmade glitter glue baubles
Not only are these a cinch to make, they can become an annual tradition at your place. Just choose a different coloured bauble and glue for each year. Full instructions are at Tara Dennis.
4. Hand painted pompom baubles
What could be nicer than pompom baubles? Hand painted pompom baubles! If you don’t have time to whip up your own, the ace folk at Summer Svenson have plenty of readymade pompom baubles for your tree.
5. Baby’s first Christmas ceramic bauble
This hand painted bauble can be personalised for your favourite baby and is finished in high gloss to ensure it lasts through lots of family Christmases. Snap up a Baby’s First Christmas bauble at KraftyKDesign.
6. Bespoke ceramic name baubles
These minimalist decorations are the perfect way to stylishly mark the festive season. Put your name on your tree with a ceramic bauble or two from MadeByShannon1.
7. Cute treat-packed baubles
Of course your kids need a special treat on Christmas Day, and these lolly-filled baubles could be the beginning of a sweet tradition. Snaffle your sweet treat baubles at From Leoni With Love.
8. Baby’s first bauble
This beary cute bear bauble is perfect to celebrate the little one in your life. Pick it up at KraftyKDesign.
9. Personalised wooden Christmas baubles
Hang these on your tree or use them as the world’s best gift tags on this year’s prezzies! Snap up some wooden baubles at Rachel Emma Studio.
10. Pet’s own bauble
Of course your pup or kitty needs their very own decoration, especially when it’s filled with delicious pet treats! Grab a bauble for your pet at From Leoni With Love.
No need to check twice, just make a list and get bauble-ing!