Christmas is a great time for crafts, decorating, and baking cookies with your children. You can create small decorative works of art together that you will enjoy for many years to come. You can decorate your living room or give them as gifts and bring great joy to friends and relatives. In our article you will find many cute craft ideas, such as our Christmas winter landscape or cute elves made from pinecones. We also provide a step-by-step PDF that you can use to create a cute snowman out of old flower pots in no time.
If you are not able to visit friends and relatives this Christmas, it is a great idea to send them a Christmas card to show that you are thinking of them. Homemade Christmas cards are more special than bought ones. We give you various DIY ideas for homemade Christmas cards with step-by-step instructions such as our lovingly designed “Winter Wonderland” card. We also give tips on how to safely send Christmas presents by post.
When up packing your winter clothes, you often find a sweater that is worn out, no longer fits, or you don’t like. If you want to make space in the closet with a clear conscience, then just turn old knitted sweaters into great Christmas decorations! You can enjoy your old clothes for a long time and act sustainably at the same time. Here are some ideas for upcycling knitted sweaters and woollen scarves. You can easily turn an old knitted sweater into modern, little Christmas trees. Our step-by-step instructions will show you how.
To make your present a real eye-catcher under the Christmas tree, you need the right gift wrapping. In this article, we give you tips on how to wrap gifts nicely. It doesn’t matter whether you have a round or even shapeless gift or want to wrap clothes – here you will find instructions for every gift. We also show ideas on how you can creatively decorate your gifts. If you want to wrap gifts in an environmentally friendly way, you will find information on sustainable materials and alternatives such as Furoshiki packaging.
Even at Christmas time, it is possible to be more sustainable and environmentally conscious. With a few tips and tricks, you can avoid unnecessary waste or prepare your Christmas meal with regional and organically grown products. The topic of “sustainable gifts” is particularly important at Christmas because it helps reduce unnecessary packaging waste and reminds you to buy gifts that the recipient really needs. In this article, you will find useful tips and ideas for all of these aspects on how you can make Christmas time more sustainable.