Exciting winter upcycling DIYs to try before the New Year!

Spark your creativity and add a personal touch to your festive celebrations.

Are you feeling the joyful spirit of the holiday season and looking for some creative ways to add a touch of winter magic to your home? We’ve got you covered!

We’re excited to share a few incredibly simple yet stunningly beautiful winter-inspired DIY decor projects that you can easily create using materials you might already have at home.

These projects are not just about crafting; it’s also about embracing sustainability and adding a personal, eco-friendly touch to your festivities.

Whether it’s creating enchanting snowflake mason jars, crafting a charming wine cork Christmas tree, repurposing old sweaters into cozy upcycled sweater pillows, or making mesmerizing frozen ornaments, these projects are fun, easy, and perfect for the whole family to enjoy.

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So, let’s get crafting and make this holiday season extra special!

Snowflake mason jars

One of the easiest winter-inspired DIY decor projects to try is creating snowflake mason jars. This project is perfect for adding a touch of winter magic to your home.

All you need are some old mason jars, white paint, and snowflake stencils. First, paint your jars white. Once they have dried, use your stencil to create snowflake designs.

Add a tea light inside the jar, and you have a beautiful, winter-inspired candle holder.


Exciting winter upcycling DIYs to try before the New Year!
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Wine cork Christmas tree

For those who enjoy a glass of wine during the holiday season, this DIY decor project is perfect. Wine cork Christmas trees are easy to make and can add a rustic charm to your home.

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Simply arrange your wine corks into the shape of a tree, glue them together, and decorate with small ornaments or beads. This unique upcycled decor piece will surely be a conversation starter at your holiday gatherings.


Exciting winter upcycling DIYs to try before the New Year!
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Upcycled sweater pillows

Stay cozy this winter season by transforming your old sweaters into upcycled sweater pillows. This DIY decor project is not only environmentally-friendly but also adds a warm touch to your living space.

Cut your old sweaters into the size of your pillow inserts, sew them together, and voila, you have a new set of comfy, winter-inspired pillows.

Frozen ornaments

Bring the beauty of a winter wonderland into your home with frozen ornaments. Fill clear, plastic ornaments with distilled water and drop in a few sprigs of evergreen or holly.

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Place your ornaments in the freezer until the water has frozen solid. Hang these icy decorations on your tree for a frosty, winter-inspired look.


Exciting winter upcycling DIYs to try before the New Year!
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These are just a few winter-inspired upcycling DIY decor projects to try between Christmas and New Year. Not only are these projects fun and easy to do, but they also promote sustainability and creativity.

So, why not add a personal and eco-friendly touch to your holiday decorations this year?

Did this article inspire you to start your own upcycling project? If so, don’t forget to share your creations on social media and inspire others to do the same. Happy crafting!

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Hi, I'm Dominic! I'm a 37-year-old interior and exterior design enthusiast. I've been a decor journalist for over a decade, and I am passionate about creating beautiful and functional spaces. Join me in exploring the world of design and decoration!