Saturday, December 18, 2010

Christmas table Decorations: DIY

In continuity with the previous Christmas decor post, here  are some more cool, easy, adorable ideas to decorate your holiday table .... ideas to give instant stunning look to your table decor.. to make the decor special  for  the occasion...to make that perfect hostess impression on your guests!!   Here are some Christmassy ideas for place cards..

                                                                                                                               Courtesy: Wunderweib


DIY angel napkin holder ..This one is made of aluminium foil..It's easy to make and looks so stunning.. Your guests will blown away be the pretty and adorable angels on their dinner plates..  Let's see how it is made...






Cut out the shape...Tape the back corners to create a funnel like shape..Take a shiny ribbon ..Fold it several times and cut into  triangles.. Stitch the triangles together and to the angel shape..Roll the napkin and put it in the gap behind the head!! Voila!




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Courtesy: Country living


Don't have much time .. Here's something pretty - a pretty jar converted into a tea light holder with a wire coiled around it..The name tag is a simple tag but did anyone notice:) Dim the lights and enjoy the glow on everybody's faces!!!



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Courtesy: Wunderweib

Remember the Christmas decor I did with poinsettia plants .. If you liked that one you would like this one as well... a simplest way to decorate your table...Give natural touch to your table decor with a branch of poinsettia plant..Write your guests name on it with a marker..Use napkins of matching color!!! 


                                                                                                Courtesy: Martha Stewart
Make paper trees and add stars will have the name of guest. Download the pattern here. Slit the pattern in the middle black line.. Fold in such a way that the part where there is green arrow should be inside and the red arrow one outside..

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Courtesy: Wunderweib
Use a snowflake cookie cutter as a napkin ring ..Attach a same colored name to it!


                                                                                                          

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Courtesy: Martha Stewart
A cupcake candle and the cute heart with some greenery makes the pretty table  look more merrier!!


                                                                                           Courtesy: Etsy

Add some extra cuteness to your table by printing a printable merry owl greeting cards and use them as place cards. You can download these patterns here!!


                                                                                                                                                                                         Courtesy: Martha Stewart

How about a romantic table setting with scroll place cards with some berries ..

                                                                                                                                Courtesy: Country living 

I love this one.. Snow flake chocolate cookie with a few paper snowflakes on a lovely white and red table setting...Put a instant smile on your everyone's faces...Get the recipe of the chocolate snowflake cookie here.


                                                                                                                                                                                             Courtesy: Martha Stewart

These paper plate angels will be great family activity to do and will brighten up any family holiday table setting .. see how to make them here.




Watch this lovely YouTube tutorial to make a Christmas tree from your napkins.. 


Do check out my earlier Christmas decor posts here..

8 comments:

DD said...

Love it all thanks Purnima! x

Concrete Jungle said...

Such charming ideas...love the tree and the cookie cutter napkin holder....Thank you for taking the time to leave comments on concretejungleblogspot.com
All the best for the holiday season!

SV said...

Great ideas!!!

madera y zinc said...

I like so much this with the cookies and the "fabric christmas tree", but all are very inspirational!

Rekha said...

Awesome ideas, Purnima..

Ananda Rajashekar said...

I loving all the ideas :)

Purnima@a creative project said...

Thank you very much pretty ladies!!! Happy holidays to you all!!!

Shanthi said...

Great Ideas. Thanks and wish you a merry Christmas and a happy new year!!!!

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