home: made [ diy baubles ]

home: made [ diy baubles ]

It’s easy to personalise and get creative with your Christmas decor. With so much inspiration across the internet for designs and patterns, and all the basic materials easily available.

Baubles can be used in Christmas trees, of course, but also hung from ceilings, ledges, branches – all to create a real festive feel across an interior.

Design and decorate your own baubles and make your own Christmas decor personal to your home.

For inspiration try:

AfternoonTease

100Directions

Womansday

BangOnStyleBlog

And for materials head to:

BakerRoss

XmasDirect

home: made [ Christmas wreath making ]

home: made [ Christmas wreath making ]

If you fancy getting creative and want to design and make your own unique Christmas decor for your door, you don’t necessarily have to try and get to one of the many wreath making workshops.

Head to our favourite Hobbycraft and check out their extensive Christmas decoration and wreath department and pick out your own pieces to create your own beautiful masterpiece to hang on your door. It’s affordable and fun.

Plenty of trends and colour ways to choose from, and shapes and designs to use as a base.

home: made [ printing ]

home: made [ printing ]

We discovered the amazing printing projects on Finnish photographer Kreetta’s blog Gretchen Gretchen, when browsing the Remodelista blog – and fell in love.

So creative and such simple printing ideas that are so very effective in creating beautiful modern print led patterns.

Create your own fabrics from her tutorials to in turn, make into table cloths, cushions, napkins, or even curtains – the ideas are endless.

Gretchen Gretchen

home: made [ wall hanging ]

home : made [ wall hanging ]

Simple and beautiful, it’s definitely worth trying out this easy DIY from Homedit.com to make a minimalist wall hanging.

All that is needed is some varying sized metal hoops, wooden beads and strong. All easy to purchase from craft stores, eBay or a haberdashery.

Vary the colours or size to suit your interior needs.

It would be lovely for a nursery or to give as a gift.

home: made [ magazine ladder ]

home: made [ magazine ladder ]

This modern looking magazine stand is really simple to make and ticks the boxes of practicality & style.

Using a couple of pre cut strips of wood and three metal towl rails, you can create this quirky magazine ladder. Perfect for a kids bedroom or study.

Full tutorial at hunker.com

home: made [ printing with leaves ]

home: made [ printing with leaves ]

Every so often we come across a truly beautiful diy project and this from We Are Scout is no exception.

To take such a simple idea of printing with leaves and fabric paint and produce such beautiful homeware is very clever

Follow their simple tutorial and get creative. This process will produce modern organic printed fabric – it could be used for a table cloth, curtains, cushions, tea towels – the options are endless.

It would also make a lovely design for a wrapping paper.

Love this great little DIY from A Pair And A Spare to make handy (and on trend) little concrete desk organisers.

It’s a simple and straight forward tutorial and can be adapted for your needs – just change the size or shape of the moulds.

Follow the great blog for other fab diy homeware ideas and projects.