Christmas Ideas is a great source for creating unforgettable celebrations and traditions that will be long remembered by family and friends. It offers readers inspirational Christmas decorating ideas to help beautify the home in creative ways. The book is packed with a variety of ideas., some new and others traditional.
Christmas Ideas Overview
Adding a personal touch as part of the Christmas décor, celebrations, or gift giving can make the holiday special. This book is a great source for creating unforgettable celebrations and traditions that will be long remembered by family and friends. It offers readers inspirational Christmas decorating ideas to help in a creative way. The book is packed with a variety of ideas and projects including festive decorating schemes, stunning themed trees, quick to make ornaments and cards, appealing gifts to make and easy-to-make crafts.
Christmas Ideas includes step-by-step craft projects, ideas for holiday entertaining including kitchen-tested recipes with beautiful, inspiring color photos that provide guidance with instructions for the projects and the finished product
It is divided into separate categories such as:
- For the outdoors there are wreath designs using modern, traditional or elegant themes. In addition, the use of greenery and lighting, there are ideas for making the outside of a home warm and inviting.
- For inside the home, there are ideas for making simple handcrafted items that emphasize timeless holiday hues of deep red and crisp white. Tradition décor is shown to give a fresh and fun look with the addition of florals and adding lime green to classic to holiday colors. There are suggestions for how such items as jingle bells and tinsel can add holiday touches.
- Table setting can be decorated with fresh flowers, berries and greenery. Ways are shown as to the ways poinsettias can be used to add a festive seasonal accent. Settings are shown that are easy and fast to make and which can create a festive table that is picture perfect. There is the choice between country, classic, and retro presentations.
- Recipes for Christmas treats are included for making sugary snacks and desserts including simple to make chocolate treats.
Christmas Ideas suggests the use of snowflakes to trim packages or on wreaths, made of clear blue and white balls, and edging stockings with icy beads.
Focus of Christmas Ideas
According to the authors at Better Home and Gardens, the focus behind the Best of Christmas Ideas is a way to show family and friends how special they are by presenting them with a Christmas setting that will be long remembered. There is no doubt the season will be made brighter by the ideas and projects in the book. Just looking at the beautiful illustrations can put readers in a holiday mood.