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DIY Christmas: 5 Easy And Ethical Decorations To Make

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It’s that time of year again and we all need cheering up, especially this year.

But you don't need to shop like crazy, we have five easy, plastic free, zero waste Christmas decoration DIYs for you.

Molly Waring-Moore

Wed 28 Oct 2020

This Christmas, go for a natural, zero waste theme with your decorations and table settings, rather than buying new.

From scraps of fabric, to using things found in your kitchen, these bright, colourful and beautiful festive decs will make anyone smile. Take a look.

DIY Christmas: 5 Easy And Ethical Decorations To Make

dried orange festive wreath on a wooden board

1. How To Make A Festive Dried Citrus Garland

This one will make your house smell super Christmassy and add a bit of Scandinavian style. You can hang these garlands on your tree and around the house.

2. Make This Popcorn Tree Garland

A popcorn garland looks super pretty and is so easy to make. Make it festive by adding cranberries for colour.

5 easy DIY christmas decorations

Now here's a great excuse for making more popcorn

3. Make Your Own Printed Wrapping Paper

Reduce the huge amount of Christmas wrapping paper waste, and make your own this year.

5 reasons why it's time to bin the wrapping paper this Christmas

brown wrapping paper wrapped present with string

4. Learn How To Fabric Wrap Your Gifts

Reduce the huge amount of wrapping paper waste, reuse scrap or sustainable fabric, and your loved one can reuse the fabric themselves.

5 ways to have your most eco-friendly Christmas ever

Give like the Japanese and use scraps of fabric to wrap up your gifts

5. How To Make Natural Place Settings

If these decorations and wrapping weren’t enough to impress, here’s how you can really up the game with a zero waste, festive place setting.

top down view of natural place setting on a green board

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