7 Easy DIY Christmas Craft Ideas To Make And Sell

7 easy-to-make Christmas craft ideas that you can make and sell for extra cash this holiday season. But keep a few for yourself!
7 Easy DIY Christmas Craft Ideas To Make And Sell

Who wouldn’t want to make extra cash for the holidays? I know I can use it! Today I’m sharing how to make a few simple Christmas craft ideas to sell. Oh, and you might want to make extras to give as gifts and don’t forget yourself.

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#1 Wood Block Christmas Trees

These fancy little woodblock Christmas trees were so fun to make and easier than they look. Easier than icing on a cookie! No, they’re not edible, but they look like they should be. Do they remind you of Christmas cookies? Good reason, I used texture in the paint.

CLICK HERE to learn how to make these beautiful wood trees for your Christmas holiday season.

These fancy little wood block Christmas trees were so fun to make and easier than they look.

#2 Wood Block Gnomes

These are by far my most popular pin on Pinterest, and for a good reason. These lovable little guys (I think they’re creepy) sell like hotcakes, and they make great Christmas gifts.

CLICK HERE to watch a VIDEO TUTORIAL on how to make these Wood Gnomes.

DIY wood block Christmas gnomes that you can make in less than a day.

#3 DIY One Board Wood Church – Christmas Craft Ideas

All you need is one board and a little imagination with the DIY Christmas craft idea.

CLICK HERE to learn how quickly you can make these. You might need to call up your girlfriend for an evening of crafting fun and a little wine 🍷 down.

I love a good DIY wood church project and this one is the easiest Christmas craft I've ever done!

#4 DIY Wooden Churches

These snow-kissed wooden churches bring me such joy, so I had to share. I love that I can use them to decorate indoors or out from Christmas until Spring.

CLICK HERE to learn how to make these fun and crafty shelf sitters.

Here's another DIY Christmas craft idea that is sure to please. Make these adorable shelf sitters in a few hours from start to finish.

#5 Christmas Tree Door – Christmas Craft Ideas

You’ll never believe that this was a curbside find, and this is how it looks now!

CLICK HERE to see how I used a repurposed door and transformed it into this fantastic Christmas tree door.

A Christmas tree made out of a door? OMG! I got to try this. This looks like a fun DIY Christmas craft idea.

#6 Rustic Wood Christmas Trees

Leftovers never get thrown out at Do Dodson Designs. When I say leftovers, I mean scrap wood, and again, these wood trees can be used all winter long. I used decoupage paper and distressed them for a worn vintage look.

CLICK HERE to learn how I used old fence pickets to make these adorable trees and how I display them on my front porch for Christmas.

I've always wanted more than one Christmas tree. So, I made three wood Christmas trees!

Rustic Christmas Churches – Christmas Craft Ideas #7

I love rustic Christmas decor, especially when it’s made from scrap wood. These churches do not disappoint and are super easy to make. I hung mine on the wall beside my Christmas tree. It brings back sweet memories of a little country church I attended with my Grandma as a young girl.

CLICK HERE to learn how to make them.

Rustic Christmas decor ideas that you can sell for extra cash.

If I had to pick one of these Christmas crafts ideas as my favorite, I don’t think I could. I love them all! Which one is your favorite?

Thanks for joining me here today, and I hope this gives you some ideas on how you can make that extra moolah for the holidays. As always, I’d love to hear from you, and don’t forget to share and PIN these ideas to your Christmas Decor boards for future reference.

Until the next project… xo, Do


And it’s the end of the month when I share some creative ideas from a group of talented bloggers I call my my Heart Friends! Click the links below for some fabulous ideas!

Heart Friends Blog Hop

The Best Cranberry Orange Muffins For The Holidays by White Lilac Farmhouse

How To Create A Sentimental Footed Tray by Feet Under My Table

6 Beautiful Gift Wrapping Ideas by Peacock Ridge Farm

Designer Books For Home Decor by Reinvented Deleware


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12 Comments

  • So many great ideas, Do! Where do I begin!? Thank you, as always, for your inspiration and beautiful ideas!

  • Your ideas are amazing Do! How could I pick just one to make?? I think I need to make them all! Pinned!😊

  • I LOVE ALL your work!!!
    Just moved to a new home so Im hoping to get time to try some of your crafts.
    I also LOVE your acrylic pours!
    I wanted to do this!
    Thank you for showing and teaching me!
    Have Happy Holidays!
    Patti Lynn

  • Hi Donna (aka Do) 🙂. There is no way I could pick a favorite. They are all fantastic. I wish I had room to make the larger ones. I hope you and your family have a Merry Christmas.

  • Thank you, Cheryl! Wishing you and your family the Merriest Christmas ever. 🙂 xo

  • Thanks, Patti! I’m so glad you are enjoying my tutorials. A new home is exciting with endless decorating and DIY ideas. Enjoy! 🙂 xo

  • Hi Cindy! NO one would want to live in my head. LOL Merry Christmas, friend. 🙂 XO

  • Hi Leslie, Thank you so much for joining me. Don’t you wish we could craft all day? Therapy for life. Praying for you and your family. Hugs xo

  • Do, I love these projects. My favorite is the door tree. I would love to make one of these. You are so talented.

  • These are all adorable but those little gnomes put a huge smile on my face! 🤗 XOXO

  • Hey Denise! They are my favorite too. 🙂 Thank you. Merry Christmas! xo

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