Christmas is just around the corner! This is the most festive of holidays and what better to complete your Christmas decorations than to make Christmas centerpieces! Having an amazing stand-out decoration doesn’t always have to be expensive. You just need to have some creativity and a few supplies and you’ll be well on your way to making these DIY Christmas centerpiece ideas.
I have some inexpensive and easy to make Christmas centerpiece ideas you can choose from. It goes from cute to classy and best of all, you only need a chunk of time to do them. In addition, if you’re looking to expand your reach – learn to sell these crafts and others on Etsy!
DIY Christmas Centerpiece Ideas To Complete Your Table
I’m sure you probably know by now, I go all out with my decorations. My Thanksgiving table was the just the testing ground for the amazing plan I have in store for Christmas. I know some of you lovely folks decorate your trees, and just go crazy with the lights. Most people focus on those things that they forget that the Christmas table is the place where you’ll join together for the family meal. With that being said, let’s not neglect the table and make sure it’s also adorned and Christmas ready.
So let’s get started on these easy Christmas table decorations! Start getting crafty!
1. $5 Holiday Centerpiece
Did you know, all you need is $5 to make this easy Christmas centerpiece? Just get some vases, toss in some cranberries and hydrangeas, and voila! You’ve got an amazing table centerpiece.
2. Christmas Centerpiece in a Jar
If you’re short of time, you can easily make this beautiful DIY centerpiece in no time. Stuff a few trinkets like shiny Christmas balls, pine cones and other ornaments in your glass jar and that’s it.
3. Creative Candle Centerpiece
Let your creativity fly with this Christmas centerpiece idea. You can try this with red or green candles. Tie a couple of candles with twine, surround it with some ornaments, and pine cones and done!
4. Rustic Christmas Centerpiece
If you want to have a rustic feel on your dinner table, this is the Christmas centerpiece you should make. White definitely looks stunning for a table color theme.
5. Reindeer DIY Centerpiece
If you have some branches lying around, make it into an amazing table centerpiece! Make Santa’s favorite reindeer this season with a couple of supplies. Do you know what’s the best thing about this project? You can light it up!
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6. Kiss-Mas Tree
I recommend not making this with the kids. The holiday edition of Kisses is just perfect for this sweet Christmas centerpiece. You can make a couple and line them up in the middle of your table and when all is done, you can have it for dessert.
7. Dollar Tree Christmas Centerpiece
If you’re on a budget, this would be the perfect Christmas centerpiece you can make. It would only take a few minutes to get this one ready. You’ll just need a couple of hurricane vases, your favorite ornaments and a ribbon for the finishing touch.
8. Santa Hat Centerpiece
Santa has arrived at your dining table with this Christmas centerpiece idea. This may take some time since you will need to sew your own Santa hats and make the candy cane, but you can still be resourceful and head over to the nearest dollar store.
9. The Christmas Log
This would be the perfect Christmas centerpiece idea for a long table. It adds sophistication and elegance. If you know your way around a drill you can easily make your own. Just drill holes using a 1.5″ drill bit, pop some tea lights in and that’s pretty much it.
10. Ornaments in a Bowl
This centerpiece is that straight forward. Who knew a beautiful centerpiece can be made by putting some Christmas ornaments in a glass bowl.
11. Easy Holly Decoration
Holly is another symbol of Christmas. A group of different sized and shaped vases with water and holly can be the quick fix to your table centerpiece dilemma.
12. Candle and Peppermint Decor
This will also work well with any colorful candy you can find around. You can use candy cane or even bite-size chocolate bars. I can think of so many sweet things I can fill this vase with.
13. Fruit Christmas Tree
A healthier take on the Kiss-Mas tree. With a carrot as the base, you can use any fruit or veggie you can get your hands on. I just love how colorful and vibrant it is.
14. Cinnamon Candles
A lovely Christmas centerpiece that will also leave your home smelling amazing this holiday season. Just tie some cinnamon sticks to any candle of your choice and place them on your table. You can even decorate any part of your home with this amazing idea.
15. Merry Wine Glasses Centerpiece
This would be a fun idea if you already have different wine glasses around the house. If not, I’m sure your creative side can make it work with just one kind of stemware.
Are you dreaming of a White Christmas? Then complete your table with this snowflake Christmas centerpiece from Ms.PlanIt:
Fill your Christmas table not just with food but with beautiful Christmas centerpiece as well. I’m thinking of doing the holiday log, but who knows, I might mix and match a couple in this list. I just can’t wait to get started!
How about you? What’s your favorite Christmas centerpiece from this list? Let me know your thoughts in the comments below!
And if you need a little something to complete your mantel, get the list of my favorite mantel decorating ideas here!