DIY Green Christmas Crafts and Holiday Decor

By Inhabitots

Everyone's decking the halls to celebrate Christmas-time, and it's easy to stay green when it comes to decorating your home and making festive crafts,gift wrap and more to ring in the season. You'll love these 7 amazing DIY wreaths that you can make by upcycling materials you find around your house, from scraps of wrapping paper to magazine pages. You can make theseminiature Christmas trees by recycling wine corks! Don't want to fuss with building a gingerbread house from scratch? Thenmake a ginger-bird house with a sturdy birdhouse as the base! Gotbaby food jars? Then you can make one or several of thesedelightful snow globes housed in the versatile glass containers! Skip the store bought wrapping paper and opt for one of these 6 ways to make your own holiday gift wrap . Turn old castoff ABC blocks into ornaments to adorn your Christmas tree! Speaking of ornaments, here are 6 simple recycled ornaments you can make with your kids . Start saving your toilet paper rolls to craft these fun Christmas crackers to open at Christmas dinner. Keep kiddos busy and entertained as the 25th nears with these festive Christmas crafts!

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