The festivities surrounding Christmas provide the perfect atmosphere for welcoming friends and family into the home. Homemade gifts and decorations amplify the holiday spirit while adding a unique touch that makes Christmas truly special. Christmas Crafts features a wide range of ideas and instructions on how to make beautiful holiday decorations, gifts and wrappings, from exquisite painted gold glasses and embroidered napkins to shimmery sequined balls, silk ribbon purses, delicious cookie ornaments and angels for the tree.

Each project is illustrated with instructive step-by-step photographs and text as well as lavish photographs of final projects.

A comprehensive introduction covers everything needed to get started from materials to techniques, and offers many suggestions for unique festive decorations.