9 fab Christmas decoration ideas by Oh So Kel

7 festive decor ideas Oh So Kel

It’s time to start thinking about Christmas, and luckily for us the fab Oh So Kel is super organised and already given us 9 festive DIY ideas. Keep scrolling to see her 9 creative makes and check out her blog for more inspo. Over to you Kel!
The festive season is a magical time of year with so many wonderful opportunities to impress your guests, but it can also be pretty expensive. Enjoy the party as much as everyone else and decorate like a pro with these easy DIY décor and entertaining ideas that cost next to nothing!


7 festive decor ideas Oh So Kel
Spoil your guests by serving them adorable bauble cocktail welcome drinks in coupe glasses for them to pour when ready.


7 festive decor ideas Oh So Kel
Impress the kids by dipping the rim of cups into melted chocolate, then covering with sprinkles.


7 festive decor ideas Oh So Kel

Make decorative snowy trees by rolling card into cones and adorning them with glitter, sparkly twine and cute little pom poms. They look wonderful grouped together on the dining table and don’t have to be in traditional colours either. Think outside the box for a modern festive look!

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Baubles can be expensive, so if you want the designer look without the price tag, how about using paper honeycomb balls and artificial flowers instead? They’re much cheaper, plus you can use them all year round.

Check out more of our Christmassy DIYs below.


7 festive decor ideas Oh So Kel
Why not spray paint toy cars and fix miniature brush trees to the top using twine? They make great little decorative pieces and you can hang them on your tree, too!


7 festive decor ideas Oh So Kel

Cover cardboard letters with faux fur for cosy yet chic mantlepiece décor.


7 festive decor ideas Oh So Kel

Take your treats out of their boxes and serve them in clear glass jars for a beautiful display. Wrap fairy lights around the bottom for an extra helping of shine and sparkle.


7 festive decor ideas Oh So Kel
Make your own bar or milk and cookies cart by using a tea trolley or covering a small table in festive cloth. Add glasses, drinks, straws, treats, some festive decorations and you’re away! It’ll make your job as host easier too. 


7 festive decor ideas Oh So Kel
Spray paint miniature bottles of your guests’ favourite drinks for low-cost impressive gifts. And, add name tags and they’ll double up as place cards for your table.
Big thanks to Oh So Kel for providing us with these sparkly Christmas decoration ideas. If you have a go at making any of these pieces then share your pics with us using #molliemakers on InstagramTwitter and Facebook. And for more handmade Christmas ideas, subscribe to Mollie Makes.

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Kel Harmer is the lifestyle writer, content creator and brand stylist behind Oh So Kel, the creative hub for DIY and décor inspiration that’ll make your house a home and your parties sparkle. Give her a follow on Instagram for more fab Christmas decoration ideas.