Stockings on the fireplace

Making your own Christmas decorations is lots of fun for the whole family and it’s a great way to save money. Try these simple ideas to make your home even more festive this year.

Let us sew, let us sew, let us sew!

If you’ve got a needle and thread, there are all sorts of things you can knock up easily. Use any scraps of fabric you have lying around to make bunting or personalise everyone’s Christmas stockings.

All I want for Christmas is you…

Thoughtful gifts are always the best and they don’t have to cost a lot. You could make a memory tree, write a song, plan an activity or knit a hat in their favourite colours.

Dreaming of a white Christmas?

If you’re like us and remember making snowflakes, paper chains and other Christmas decorations when you were young, why not give it another go? There are lots of ‘how to’ tutorials online. You can find our favourite below