7 Easy Christmas Decorating Ideas for Toddlers

Caroline Kelly

October 17, 2016

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In my experience, toddlers love getting their hands messy and trying their hand at crafts. I’m looking forward to this Christmas as my preschooler and I will be trying some of these fun ideas to decorate tree and house. Here are 7 Easy Christmas Decorating Ideas for Toddlers.

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#1. Button Christmas Tree Ornament

A super easy project from Hands on as we Grow for all ages, including toddlers – something they can really make their own!


Image credit Hands On as we Grow

#2. Rudolph Hanging Decoration

We love this Rudolph Hanging Decoration as it is made with your child’s own footprint and handprints.

Rudolph Reindeer

#3. Hand Print Santa

While we have them using their hands, let’s make Santa as company for Rudolph! This Santa decoration from parents.com is perfect for wee hands who like sticking things on and they love googly eyes too!

Image credit Parents.com

#4. Candy Cane Christmas Wreaths

Scrunching tissue paper and using glue – this decoration idea from Happy Hooligans is super simple yet looks fantastic!

Image credit Happy Hooligans

#5. Pine Cone Christmas Tree

These Pine Cone Christmas Trees from Elementary Art Fun are super cute and could be given as gifts to family and friends from your toddler! There is an adequate amount of messy fun involved to keep your toddler more than happy.

Image credit Elementray Art Fun

Recommended Reading: 15 Christmas Craft Ideas for Kids to Get You in the Festive Mood

#6. Pipe Cleaner Icicles

These icicle ornaments from Happy Hooligans are so quick and easy to make while also being good practice for your child’s fine motor skills.

Image credit Happy Hooligans

Recommended Reading: Mess-Free Fun and No-Glue Crafts for Preschoolers

#7. Cupcake Case Christmas Garland

Finally a use for all those really cute cupcake cases that you have in your baking drawer! These super simple Cupcakes Case Christmas Garlands from One Perfect Day are loads of fun to make and they look really lovely too!

Image credit One Perfect Day

Recommended Reading: 8 Reasons Why Craft Activities for Kids Are So Important

Over to you! Have you any fun Christmas decoration ideas for toddlers? What have you enjoyed making with your preschooler? Let us know in the comments below.

Easy Christmas Decorating Ideas for Toddlers

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