20+ Best DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations Ideas for 2018

Hanging Basket with Ornaments and Greens

Moss and Pine Cone Ornaments

Moss Christmas Wreath with Acorns and Pine Cones

One of our front porch Christmas decorations this year

string lights

outdoor Christmas train crates and wooden circles

Outdoor Greens for Christmas Decor

Paper Plate Outdoor Lollipop

pretty holiday swag

Rustic backlit tree

Rustic trees for mantle

Star Pine Cones for Fence

string lights

White Lantern with Styrofoam Ball and LED Lights

Wooden Carving Winterscape with LED Lights

Yule style Noel Modern idea for Front door entrance

Basket with logs and lights looks like a cozy fire

Christmas Branch Tree

Coral and Pine Christmas Tree

Garage Snowman

Grinch and Max

Make an Outdoor Wreath With Old Skates
Bring new life to a pair of old ice skates with this wonderfully creative wreath idea.
Tutorial Make an Outdoor Wreath With Old Skates

Make Your Own Ice Lanterns
With just five supplies which include different shaped plastic containers, plastic cups, a weight for the cups, water and food coloring you can make this whimsical ice lanterns that are sire to make you the envy of the neighborhood.
Tutorial Make Your Own Ice Lanterns

Make Your Own Outdoor Starry Lights
Turn fairy lights into twinkling stars with glittery card stock which is cut into star shapes to put over the lights.
Tutorial Make Your Own Outdoor Starry Lights

Ornament Wreath
Bring some festive cheer to your door with this stunning Santa wreath.
Tutorial Ornament Wreath

Log Reindeer
If you have logs lying around your garden, then transform them into this friendly woodland creature following the steps in the tutorial.
Tutorial Log Reindeer

Winter Escape Welcome
Create a festive porch by gathering some wood, pine cones, and place in a silver bucket which is then adorned with green garland and fairy lights.
Tutorial Winter Escape Welcome

Ceiling Hanging Sparkle Ball
For a really cheap and easy decoration made from LED lights and disposable cups, simply hot glue styrofoam cups together to form 2 semi globe shapes.
Tutorial Ceiling Hanging Sparkle Ball

Chicken Wire Christmas Balls
Make this super easy balls with just a few supplies, including: chicken wire, small wire cutters, a measuring tape, gloves, and LED lights.
Tutorial Chicken Wire Christmas Balls

Giant Christmas Ornaments
Transform your porch with large plastic balls turned into oversized ornaments by gluing a wire coat hanger to a deli container which is then spray painted silver and glued to the top of the ball!
Tutorial Giant Christmas Ornaments

DIY Pallet Christmas Tree with LED Lights
Reuse an old pallet to make this outdoor tree by sawing the pallet into a triangular tree shape.
Tutorial DIY Pallet Christmas Tree with LED Lights

How to make sparkle star
To make this star you’ll make thin paper tubes by rolling newspaper which is then painted green.
Tutorial How to make sparkle star

Illuminated Ping Pong Ball Lamp
This awesome lamp is made with 100 LED fairy lights, plenty of ping pong balls and a round lid which helps guide the ping pong balls into position.
Tutorial Illuminated Ping Pong Ball Lamp

String Art Glitter Ball Ornaments
Bring the glistening look of snow to your tree with these easy to make ornaments.
Tutorial String Art Glitter Ball Ornaments

Beer Bottle Christmas Lights
Upcycle beer bottles into a very cute lighting idea with used beer bottles and some fairy lights!
Tutorial Beer Bottle Christmas Lights

Bucket of Snowballs
If you’re tired of snowballs melting, then make your own invincible ones from styrofoam balls wrapped in white cotton fabric.
Tutorial Bucket of Snowballs

Globed Christmas Lights
Make magic from wire baskets with the use of small zip ties, a can of silver spray paint, fairy lights and some pliers which aid in turning the wire baskets into this incredibly pretty fairy lit globe.
Tutorial Globed Christmas Lights

Lit Twig Globe
This enchanting globe is made by unraveling a grapevine wreath and forming it into the round globular shape and add your fairy lights.
Tutorial Lit Twig Globe

Make a DIY Pallet Tree
Repurpose your scrap wood into a delightful and minimal decoration for outdoors with this tree idea. Each of the ‘branches’ are nailed to a plank and baubles are then hung from it.
Tutorial Make a DIY Pallet Tree

How to Make a Sparkle Ball
To make this impressive sparkle ball, simply drill holes into 50 plastic cups and staple together. String your lights through the holes and hang.
View Tutorial How to Make a Sparkle Ball

Frozen Water Balloons With Food Coloring
Freeze a mixture of water and food coloring in water balloons to make these cool orbs that will make your outdoors look like a magical winter wonderland.
Tutorial Frozen Water Balloons With Food Coloring

Giant Paper Plate Lollipops
For a cheap and cheerful decoration, upcycle paper plates into giant lollipops. Paint Red stripes and add the plate to a wooden dowel.
Tutorial Giant Paper Plate Lollipops

Joy Sign Using Plastic Bottles
With some watercolors, bright acrylic paints, tinfoil, a hot glue gun, a ball, a fruit carving knife, and a plastic bottle and clay you can make this cheerful joy sign.
Tutorial Joy Sign Using Plastic Bottles