16 DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations

By: Krista Childers, Editor,

Brick Ornament Outdoor Christmas DecorationsA lot of us decorate the inside of our homes for Christmas, but how about outdoor Christmas decorations? There are so many creative and interesting homemade Christmas decoration ideas that can be used outside. In this collection of 16 DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations, we found the best Christmas crafts for outside. These incredible Christmas crafts will impress any crafter. Check out the categories for Wall and Door Christmas Decoration Ideas and Unexpected Homemade Outdoor Christmas Decorations to find some fantastic Christmas crafts you'll want to make right away.

The Wall and Door Christmas Decoration ideas involve wreaths, signs, and other swag items that can be hung on your door or set up against the wall. In the section of Unexpected Homemade Outdoor Christmas Decorations, you will not believe what you will find. Did you know you could make Christmas crafts for outside involving pumpkins? How about bricks? These innovative Christmas decorating ideas are unbelievably awesome. Welcome your guests in the most festive way possible. When you open the front door to greet them, they will have so many questions and compliments concerning your amazing DIY outdoor Christmas decorations.

7 Thrifty Christmas Craft Ideas

It's never too early (or too late) to start working on home decor, DIY gifts, and handmade decorations. The projects in 7 Thrifty Christmas Craft Ideas are suitable for adults and children, so you can get the whole family involved in the creative side of Christmas this year. Download it for free today!


16 DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations

16 DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations

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Wall and Door Christmas Decoration Ideas

Unexpected Homemade Outdoor Christmas Decorations



Wall and Door Christmas Decoration Ideas

Gorgeous Glitter Pine Cone Wreath

Who doesn't love wreaths? Even better, DIY Christmas wreaths! Make these incredible wreath crafts for your front door. You will also find banners and other signs that welcome your guests with merry wishes. Many of these DIY Christmas decorations can also be used inside, too, it all depends on where you think they'll work best in your home during the holidays.

  1. Upcycled "Peace" DIY Wood Sign

  2. Elegant Fabric Flower Wreath

  3. Ruffly Mesh Swag Door Hanging

  4. Gorgeous Glitter Pine Cone Wreath

  5. DIY Holiday Door Banners

  6. Silver Scrubber Wreath

  7. Rustic Candy Cane DIY Wood Sign

  8. Boxwood Berry Wreath


How to Make Wreaths: 15 DIY Wreaths for Christmas

Our free eBook, How to Make Wreaths: 15 DIY Wreaths for Christmas, is full of Christmas wreath ideas to decorate your door this holiday season. Pick any one of these fabulous tutorials and learn how to make a wreath.


Unexpected Homemade Outdoor Christmas Decorations

Giant Ornaments Outdoor Decoration

These DIY Christmas decoration ideas to put outside are incredibly unique. That's the best part of DIYing your own Christmas decor. Your neighbors and friends will love your oversized ornament decor, yard signs, or new Christmas doormat. Take a look at these beautiful pieces of decor and make them yourself.

  1. Reindeer Light Up Christmas Sign

  2. Pumpkin Snowmen

  3. DIY Ornament-Shaped Holiday Doormat

  4. Gorgeous Glowing Natural Ice Lantern

  5. Thrifty Christmas Yard Decorations

  6. Wood Yard Nativity Set

  7. Giant Ornaments Outdoor Decoration

  8. Brick Ornament Outdoor Christmas Decorations


57 Christmas Crafts from Recycled Items

Find even more unexpected ideas with our collection: 57 Christmas Crafts from Recycled Items. With this list, you'll save your hard-earned cash and the planet, one project at a time. 


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