The trend for a ‘homemade’ Christmas is growing – in fact Kirstie Allsopp is about to appear on our screens in a channel 4 programme of that very name – so we thought we’d put together our favourite homemade trends for your dinner table this Christmas.
If you’re not a fan of traditional crackers, this lovely homemade table favour from the style editor at Ideal Home magazine would make a lovely alternative. You can fill the favours with anything you like, and personalise each one.
2. If you’re looking for a festive table centrepiece, this seasonal foliage piece, pinecone and fairy lights tree or homemade floral Christmas wreath would make a great addition to your table.
If you’re keen to make your own wreath centre piece, check out this online tutorial.
3. You can have some great fun with napkin art at Christmas. Try making these napkin Christmas trees or napkin elf shoes!
4. You can make some lovely homemade Christmas lanterns using old tins and jam jars with a tea light candle…
…. and if you want some more homemade decoration and gift ideas, check out this lovely article.