25 Christmas Wreath Ideas You Can Make

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Everywhere you look, there is Christmas decor popping up. However, before you go out and purchase some of these festive temptations, you may want to consider making some of your own Christmas decor. Besides homemade ornaments or DIY garland, it’s also really easy to make your own Christmas wreath. These DIY Christmas wreath ideas will have you getting your creativity on and tackling one for yourself.

There are two main things that come to mind when decorating for Christmas outside. One would be the glistening lights and the other is a festive and welcoming wreath for the front door. An easy way to make this wreath extra special and unique is to make your own. Don’t worry though if this seems daunting! There are plenty of ways to make a Christmas wreath that don’t require a Masters in crafting. In fact, some of these wreath ideas are downright simple.

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DIY Christmas Wreaths That Will Dress Up Your Front Door In A Unique Way

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For the 25 days of Christmas, I’ve come up with 25 different Christmas wreath ideas. One of these may be the style for you!

1. Festive Buffalo Check Wreath

burlap christmas wreath

For a true farmhouse style Christmas, combine buffalo checks, burlap, and evergreens. A simple design to warm up your entrance. The best part is that it’s super easy to make!

2. Rustic Bell Christmas Wreath

rustic bell christmas wreath
SOURCE: Crafts Unleashed

Can you hear those jingle bells jinglin? The rusty bells, used on this wreath, get a winter white look with a little chalk paint.


3. Antler Christmas Hoop Wreath

antler christmas hoop wreath
TUTORIAL: Simple Designing

Hopefully no reindeer are missing their antlers for this wreath project! A simple wreath design with a whole lot of merry and bright.


4. Rustic Scrap Wood Wreath Craft

rustic scrap wood wreath
TUTORIAL; Remodelaholic

Straight from Santa’s workshop is a wreath made from scrap wood. Nothing says rustic Christmas more than salvaged wood and burlap!

5. Pinecone Snowflake Wreath

pinecone snowflake wreath
TUTORIAL: Southern Living

Pinecones are super popular to use in a variety of Christmas crafts. However, this snowflake pinecone wreath has to be one of the most unique Christmas wreath ideas I’ve seen.

6. Rustic Grapevine Christmas Wreath

rustic grapevine christmas wreath
TUTORIAL: Cottonstem

Decorate a rustic grapevine wreath with your favorite sprigs and stems. This wreath can be made in a matter of minutes leaving you plenty of time to do your Christmas shopping!


7. Twinkling Light Twig Wreath

twig Christmas wreath
TUTORIAL: The Middle Sized Garden

Similar to the look of a grapevine wreath, is a twig wreath that you can form yourself. To give it a festive flair, wrap the twigs in starry lights. It’s easy to do with a small strand of battery operated lights.


8. Vintage Wheel Christmas Wreath

vintage wheel christmas wreath
SOURCE: Finding Home Farms

Vintage metal wheels are the perfect base for creating a pretty wreath. The look will bring about a warm and nostalgic look that is perfect for the Christmas season.

9. All Wrapped Up In Burlap

rustic burlap christmas wreath
TUTORIAL: The Crafting Nook

This pretty scene gives a heart warming welcome. All of the neutral color sets a soothing tone. The little pops of red and green add some festiveness without being overwhelming.

10. Let It Snow Wreath

let it snow wreath
TUTORIAL: The Happy Housie

Perfect for Christmas and all Winter long, this is one of those Christmas wreath ideas that will get plenty of use.

11. A Wreath Full Of Ornaments

shiny ornament christmas wreath

Gather up your favorite ornaments for a wreath idea that is full of sparkle and shine. Choose a few different colors that complement each other and work with your own color scheme.

12. Rustic Glam Christmas Wreath Idea

rustic glam wreath
TUTORIAL: Renovated Faith

Another take on a wreath with ornaments is this beautiful rustic chic version. The white poinsettia leaves enhance the look in such a creative and festive way.

13. Gift Bow Wreath

gift bow wreath
TUTORIAL: Design Improvised

You won’t believe how easy this wreath actually is to make! A straw wreath form doesn’t even need to be taken out of it’s plastic wrap packaging before the gift bows get applied.

14. Winter Boot Christmas Wreath

winter boot christmas wreath
TUTORIAL: Home Stories A To Z

Stuck for a way to make your wreath unique? Just hang a pair of winter boots in the middle to create a wreath that stands out.

15. Wine Cork Christmas Wreath

wine cork christmas wreath
TUTORIAL: My Turn For Us

After a few holiday cheers, you may have enough wine corks to make a festive Christmas wreath.

16. Wrap Around Garland

SOURCE: Remodelandlo la Casa

When I found this image, I was immediately inspired. How cool would it be to wrap garland around a round rustic sign for a wreath on a door? The added lights lend some sparkle to the entire design.

17. Fresh Clippings Swag

fresh clippings swag
TUTORIAL: Driven By Decor

A fresh loose swag is carefree and fun. The bells will be ringing for a cheerful and inviting entrance.


18. Snowman Wreath DIY

snowman wreath diy
TUTORIAL: On Sutton Place

A trio of simple wreaths is easy to form into a cheery snowman! Tie it off with a bow/scarf to add fun color and pattern.

19. Dreaming Of A White Christmas

white fluffy christmas wreath idea
TUTORIAL: Craftberry Bush

WInter white is so pretty and chic. With just a touch of color, this simple design makes a huge statement.

20. Comfy And Chic

plaid christmas wreath

A little plaid goes a long way to adding rustic comfort to an elegant poinsettia wreath.

21. Yarn Pom Pom Winter Wreath

yarn pom pom winter wreath
TUTORIAL: Twine And Table

You only have to know how to make a yarn pom pom to create this warm and cozy wreath.

22. Moss Covered Christmas Wreath

moss christmas wreath
TUTORIAL: Aimee Weaver

Instead of using traditional greenery for your Christmas wreath, use moss instead. Just cover a wreath form with the lush moss and add some pops of red!


23. Upcycled Sock Wreath Idea

sock christmas wreath
TUTORIAL: Northstory

These socks won’t be hanging from the fireplace mantel! Instead socks are used to create a fun and festive wreath. Tucked between a couple of embroidery hoops, these socks look right at home.

24. Rustic Birch Christmas Wreath

rustic birch christmas wreath
TUTORIAL: Life Is A Party

Fresh greens, birch logs, book page stars, and a cozy house! What’s not to love?

25. Wood Slice Wreath

wood slice wreath
TUTORIAL: East Coast Creative Blog

How clever is this? A wood slice cut hollow. It’s the perfect rustic Christmas wreath. The gold bows works to chic it up for the holiday.

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