Aren't you loving this fabulous series on having a frugal Christmas? For me, handmade and simple go hand in hand with frugal. I hope you feel the same way. I would always rather give something from the heart. I would always rather receive something from the heart.
Some of my most favorite craft & project ideas for Christmas time have been SIMPLE. That is truly the best kind, right??
So I thought I would round up some of my personal favorites that we have done over the years!!
I know some would argue that doing crafts AT ALL isn't keeping it simple. But, you just don't have my Hannah. 🙂 If I don't do crafts, hands on things, making things…she is just lost. This is her gift, how she learns, how she finds joy…it is her. To be her mom, I have to include these sorts of things. 🙂 And we are always glad we did when it's all said and done!!
These simple crafts can be used as GIFTS. Who doesn't love a handmade gift form a child?!
So, my top 4 SIMPLE crafts for Christmas are…
Do you have a simple Christmas craft to share? I'd love to see it!
Happy Christmas crafting, friends!
This post is part of the 25 Frugal Days of Christmas series. It was written by Candace from His Mercy is New.
About Candace: I am just a broken, messed up mama in need of God's fresh, new mercies daily ~ moment by moment. My husband David and I live in beautiful East Tennessee where we homeschool our 3 children. You can read about our homeschool journey, my struggle with depression, great books and more at my personal blog His Mercy is New
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Are you looking for more frugal Christmas ideas? Check out the other posts in this series:
Day 1: Create Your Own Photo Christmas Cards with free templates and tutorial
Day 2: Making Fun and Affordable Christmas Gifts
Day 3: How to Have a $5 Christmas
Day 4: Cookies in a Jar: a Frugal Christmas Recipe Round-up with FREE printable gift tags