Winter is on the threshold and soon it will be Christmas again! The Christmas tree is waiting to be disguised with a beautiful robe … But if you want to go for something unusual in the Christmas decoration this year, then try making the Christmas tree yourself! You will be amazed at the creative ideas that can be put into practice! Below are a few DIY Christmas tree craft ideas that are sure to inspire you!

To reproduce the contours of a Christmas tree

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Tinker the Christmas tree and upgrade the room

Those who are impatiently waiting for Christmas are looking for unusual decoration ideas for a more festive atmosphere. And the heart of every Christmas decoration is of course the Christmas tree! Those who do without a living Christmas tree for the sake of nature have several options for creating a Christmas atmosphere with an original Christmas tree.

You even have a lot more freedom for creativity, we would say! The alternative are self-made Christmas trees. Many trees are saved and you give your home an individual touch. Just take everything you can to make original Christmas decorations! These innovative Christmas trees are made from any material. If you’re skillful enough, you could even create a Christmas tree out of books! Or design it as a wall tattoo! There are no limits to your imagination.

You can also decorate a modern Christmas tree with traditional Christmas accessories: Christmas tree balls, garlands and fairy lights are simply a must. This increases the optical effect! A huge variety of ideas and several instructions can be found everywhere. We’ll give you an unusual idea in a moment!

You can make an excellent Christmas tree yourself from books

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Make a Christmas tree from fringes

If you want to make a Christmas tree out of fringes, you don’t need a lot:

  • Copper pipe
  • green fringes
  • Pom poms
  • Jewelry wire


  • Hacksaw
  • ruler
  • Jewelry pliers
  • scissors
  • Glue gun

DIY Christmas tree craft ideas green fringes necessary materials

Cut five pieces of the fringes with the following lengths: 46cm, 36cm, 25cm, 15cm and 5cm. Then cut five pieces of the copper pipe of the same lengths. Then glue the fringes to the back of the copper pipes.

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Cut a long piece of jewelry wire and insert it through the longest pipe. The two ends of the wire should be visible from either side of the pipe. Bring these up through the next pipe: they will meet in the pipe and come out at the opposite pipe ends. Do this until you get a stepped triangle.

DIY Christmas tree craft ideas put individual parts together

After you’ve structured the tree, start decorating the Christmas tree. A garland is perfect for this. Attach the garland with the glue. So decorate a few floors and you are almost done!

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All you need now is a poinsettia to complete your Christmas tree. A rosette is perfect for the purpose.

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Just let your creativity run wild and create an incredibly beautiful Christmas tree that will attract everyone’s attention! No matter whether you are a nature lover or a handicraft fan, you bring a fresh flair into your home! Collect more ideas from our picture gallery …

This Christmas tree made of branches appears a bit minimalist

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