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At Always the Holidays, we’ve got DIY projects and crafts for every holiday of the year.

Decorate your home with a DIY heart tree this Valentine’s Day and share your love by giving your friends and family tootsie pop flower Valentines. There’s nothing that says “I love you” like one of the fun Valentines ideas below.

Set a spooky mood this Halloween with pumpkin carving ideas – from creative cat pumpkins to classic jack-o-lanterns. You can set your finished designs outside next to this witch leg decor, or this Beetlejuice snake basket.

Get festive mailbox decorating ideas and learn how to make a snowflake calm down jar this Christmas. Don’t forget to get our recipe for magic reindeer food to give to Santa’s helpers!

There’s enough DIY projects and crafts to keep you busy all year long!

S’more in a Jar Party Favor – Girl’s Night in Gift Plus Free Label

Are you looking for a party favor gift for your favorite gal pals? This s’more in a jar project is the perfect idea for you!  We love making recipe in a jar gifts on Always the Holidays. They are easy and fun to create and very well received by the recipient. Today we’ll be incorporating …

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Baked Cornucopia – Edible Thanksgiving Table Centerpiece

With Thanksgiving approaching, it’s time to get creative for your holiday table. This DIY baked cornucopia centerpiece is a different take on the traditional cornucopia that is so often seen this time of the year. It’s time to decorate your holiday table in style. Sure, you can purchase a cornucopia, but why not try baking …

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DIY Tree Centerpiece – Fall Table Decor – Thanksgiving Tablescape

If you love inexpensive craft ideas for fall, this DIY tree centerpiece is for you. It’s easy to make and will look great as a part of any DIY fall decor projects or in your Thanksgiving tablescape. I love the colors of fall. Everything is changing and the trees take on a wonderful palette of colors …

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20 DIY Fall Decor Ideas – Easy and Inexpensive Autumn Projects

Let’s welcome Autumn with these delightful DIY fall decor ideas. When the cool weather hits, it is time to bring the warm colors of autumn indoors with beautiful and inexpensive fall decorating ideas that use pumpkins, leaves, gourds, and so much more. I love this time of the year. Everything changes in such a dramatic …

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Graveyard Picket Fence – DIY Halloween Table Decoration – Centerpiece

Are you planning on having a Halloween party this year? This graveyard picket fence is the perfect way to display your favorite Halloween sweet treats. Halloween is the time for carving pumpkins and making fun Halloween inspired food.  It is also time for decorating and this is one of my favorite kid-inspired DIY Halloween decorations. …

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No Sew Fortune Cookies for National Fortune Cookie Day

July 20 is National Fortune Cookie Day.  This sweet treat with a fortune inside is a popular feature that ends a night out at your favorite Chinese restaurant. It’s not often that we think of fortune cookies in the middle of the year. Other than having them as a treat at Asian restaurants, the little cookies …

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Turkey Cookie Place Card Holders – Edible Thanksgiving Table Decoration

These adorable Turkey Cookie place card holders will do double duty at the Thanksgiving table by showing the kids where they should sit. Imagine how delighted to see their names poking out of one of these cute little guys? November 2 is National Cookie Monster’s Day. These cute turkey cookies are something that he would drool …

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Mini Pumpkin Planters for Succulents – Fall Decor Idea

Fall is here, which means it’s the season for pumpkins and sharing gratitude! If you want to try your hand at a fall themed project, try making these adorable mini pumpkin planters for succulent. These succulent planters are particularly appropriate during the month of October, because October is home to several pumpkin-themed national days. October …

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Scarecrow Wreath Autumn Door Decoration – Scarecrow Wreath from Straw Hat

This adorable scarecrow wreath door autumn decoration will usher in the fall and delight the guests to your home, both young, old and young at heart. I’m so grateful fall is here – it’s my time of the year. As in, I bake and craft and decorate my way through the next four months and …

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Wine Cork Pumpkin – DIY Pumpkin Made from Wine Corks

Fall is such a fun time of the year. I get to be a kid again, making fun Halloween recipes and DIY projects. This easy to make wine cork pumpkin comes together in a few hours and looks great in any fall vignette. Pumpkins are on our minds this month. They’re major symbols of Thanksgiving …

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Hurricane Popcorn Table Decoration

Looking for a fast and easy decoration for your tabletop for fall?  What could be easier than this hurricane lamp popcorn table decoration? This pretty vignette is made from supplies you may have on hand or outside and looks wonderful on the dining room table. It is perfect for a fall table and can be used …

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DIY Halloween Scrap Wood Ghosts

During Halloween, you’re bound to see ghosts everywhere, from ghost-themed snacks, to easy DIY costume ideas. My favorite way to incorporate ghosts into the holiday is by making these DIY Halloween scrap wood ghosts. The local home stores like Home Depot and Lowe’s often have scrap pieces of 4 x 4 timber. This size is …

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White Chenille Pumpkins – Delicate Fabric Pumpkin – Halloween Decor

These white chenille pumpkins make great use of an old bedspread. The project is easy to do and the result is stunning! Are you tired of the traditional orange Halloween decor? Try this project on for size. Halloween is coming and October 31 is also Carve a Pumpkin Day. If you don’t like the mess …

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