On these dates when so many Christmas decorations are consumed, it does not hurt that we reuse some of our daily waste. Here we leave you 22 original ideas to decorate your house and Christmas tree for these holidays. With little money, work and skill, you can make all these Christmas decorations by recycling or reusing different fairly common materials.
Snowmen with plastic cups
Some cute snowmen with single-use plastic cups. In an easy way, you have a recycled Christmas decoration with a touch of originality. Actually, there are many ways to make snowmen with recycled material, you just have to use your imagination or follow one of the examples and manuals that we propose.
Christmas decoration with soda cans
With cans of soda or beer, as well as some accessories and some work, you can make some spectacular decorations.
Lamps with Nespresso capsules
Nespresso capsules are one of the biggest residues that the coffee machine craze has left us. But there is always a solution for everything and as you can see in the image, the result is spectacular. You can integrate the empty capsules with the lights of your Christmas tree.
Gears as decorations for the Christmas tree
Clock gears, toys, or any device that you no longer have or will have use, can be turned into a very original and exclusive decoration for your Christmas tree. Try and experiment, you will realize that there are materials that you would never have thought would serve this purpose.
Christmas scene in a glass jar
With a glass jar and a little imagination, you can have fantastic results, and best of all, practically all the material in this Christmas ornament is recycled.
Bells with cups of tea or coffee
If your classic bells are already a bit worn or out of date, you can give them a touch of originality by adapting them to a cup of tea or coffee that you no longer use at home.
Balls or Christmas decorations with CDs
It will take a little more time but I assure you that the result is worth it. You will turn some CDs or DVDs that are difficult to recycle, into fantastic Christmas decorations.
Christmas decorations with PET bottles
Generally used outdoors. One of my favorites, it would have never occurred to me to use the plastic bottles as a Christmas street decoration. A 10 for its designer.
Balls with magazines or newspapers
A most original Christmas arrangement. You simply have to roll pieces of newspapers or magazines into a spiral, and then stick them to form an original ball.
With wine corks
With a material that everything has at hand at home, wine corks, you can make real wonders for Christmas.
With mud or clay
One of the most natural Christmas ornaments that we can make.
Snowflake with wine corks
A snowflake with wine corks is a decorative object that can be enjoyed at Christmas and throughout the winter. This simple craft is inexpensive and can be done in one afternoon.
Ornaments with Pasta
Some ideal decorations for a restaurant for example.
To decorate the room of the most “geeks”:
For the most technological. A hook and a bow turn these obsolete memories into original Christmas decorations for the most technological houses.
With bottle caps
With bottle caps and a little imagination, look at what beautiful Christmas decorations for our tree we can assemble.
Homemade Christmas balloons
A project that I love with which we can also put to use all those traditional light bulbs that we are gradually removing from our homes.
An ornament for our Christmas of the most original and natural, you just have to stick in a coherent way in this case pistachio shells.
Christmas balls with bulbs
Those traditional bulbs that you surely keep in a drawer in your house, with a little imagination and DIY, can become an original recycled decoration for your Christmas tree, for example.
Penguins with light bulbs
A little paint, a little imagination, and suddenly from those bulbs that you didn’t know what to do with them, some original penguins will appear.