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25 Easy Christmas Tree Crafts For Kids

Setting up the Christmas tree with your family is a fun and exciting way to celebrate the holiday season.  It’s such a magical time of year, you want to spend time making memories with those you love.  Trust me when I tell you that your kids will remember these moments long after they are over!

Besides setting up the Christmas tree, there’s lots of other ways to create holiday memories.  Spending time together making Christmas crafts is one of them!  So, for your enjoyment, I put together a list of 25 Christmas Tree Crafts For Crafts For Kids.  From Christmas trees made of pinecones to gumdrop ornaments to an original 3D STEM tree, everyone in your family will enjoy making at least one of these crafts.

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25 Christmas Tree Crafts For Kids

Christmas tree crafts for kids

Funky Christmas Tree Ornaments – The Inspiration Edit

You can transform wreath garland into these adorable Christmas tree ornaments! They are so easy to make and look awesome.

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Pine Cone Christmas Tree – Joyfully Thriving

Go out for a walk with the kids and pick up some pinecones! Then transform them into these adorable Christmas trees.

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Clothespin Christmas Tree – Our Kid Things

Can you believe these started out as plain old clothespins? These Christmas trees are terrific!

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Ombre Christmas Tree Garland – Rasing Whasians

This stylish Christmas tree garland is a perfect craft for the kids to help with. Plus, you will have a lovely garland too.

handprint kids craft

3D Handprint Christmas Tree – Raising Whasians

The kids will love making tons of handprints for these adorable trees. Each one will be completely different too.

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DIY Scented Christmas Tree Ornaments – Gym Craft Laundry

These felt Christmas trees are scented with your favorite essential oils. The kids will love decorating their tree too.

Christmas tree craft for children

Gumdrop Christmas Tree – Gym Craft Laundry

These gumdrop Christmas trees are so adorable! Everyone is going to love munching on some gumdrops too.

Easy kids DIY christmas tree

Homemade Christmas Tree Ornament – Coupon Closet

Having lots of ribbon choices available will keep the kids entertained. They will love choosing what they want for their trees.

christmas tree soap

Miniature Soaps – Tikkido

This craft is almost like a science experiment too. The soap is adorable and will be great for all different seasons.

kids christmas tree ribbon

Cinnamon Stick Ribbon Trees – Hunny I’m Home

If you are looking for a craft for preschoolers, this one is going to be a huge hit! They are super cute too.

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Christmas Tree Button Craft – The Inspiration Edit

Buttons are fun to craft with because you can do so many things with them. These Christmas trees are lovely! kids Lego craft

LEGO Christmas Tree Craft – Creative Green Living

LEGO’s are more than just a tool to encourage creativity! They can be transformed into Christmas tree ornaments too.

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DIY Terracotta Christmas Tree – Totally The Bomb

Terracotta pots can be easily turned into charming Christmas trees. You only need a handful of supplies to make these.

paper Christmas tree craft

3D Christmas Tree Craft – Little Bins Little Hands

Not only is this Christmas tree craft a lot of fun to make, but the kids will also be learning all about math and engineering too.

pom pom art for kids

3D Christmas Tree Craft – Craft With Sarah

This card is in pink, but the kids can really decorate their card in any color they wish. These are great to hand out to friends and neighbors.

toilet paper craft for kids

Toilet Paper Christmas Craft – Modge Podge Rocks

This is a craft that is especially wonderful for older kids. They will love using their imaginations and decorating with their styles.

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DIY Ribbon Christmas Tree – Tikkido

Ribbons are pretty and add so much character to these DIY Christmas trees. They are simple to make too.

popcorn kids craft

Popcorn Christmas Tree Craft – Happy Hooligans

All you need is some paper, a stick, popcorn, and paint! So easy and the results look fantastic too.

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Doily Christmas Tree Cards – Happy Hooligans

Doilies are incredible for crafts and art projects. These cards would be a pleasant surprise to anyone the kids made them for.

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Dollar Tree Christmas Tree Craft – Because Mom Says

The children are going to love this Christmas tree craft idea. They can be so creative when putting theirs together too.

felt christmas tree

DIY Felt Christmas Tree – Princess Pinky Girl

The only warning I have is that when the kids start playing with this felt tree, they won’t want to stop!

pom pom christmas tree craft

Pom Pom Christmas Tree Painting – Fantastic Fun and Learning

Toddlers will love to get a little messy when they are decorating their pom pom trees. toddler paper plate craft

Paper Plate Christmas Tree Craft – I Heart Crafty Things

Paper plates are great for crafts because they are inexpensive and entertaining for the kids too.

christmas tree puzzle craft

Christmas Tree Puzzle Craft – Simple In The Country

We all end up with puzzles that are missing pieces, instead of throwing them out save them to make a Christmas tree instead!

suncatcher kids craft

Christmas Tree Sun Catcher – Fantastic Fun and Learning

This suncatcher is easy to make, and the kids will love to display their work in the window to view later.

I hope you’re excited as I am to make one or two of these 25 Christmas Tree Crafts For Kids with your children!  And please be sure to tag us on Facebook or Instagram with any of your finished products!  And more holiday inspiration, here are some other projects I think you might love to make too!

Happy Crafting! Jilleen

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