Ok, people TODAY Santa Claus is coming to town and delivering some AMAZING Christmas movie DIYS! Christmas is a time for gathering with loved ones and snuggling up to watch festive movies. But what if you could take that experience to the next level with some DIY crafts inspired by your favorite Christmas films? Let’s get crafting!


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Elf DIY Christmas Decor

What is Elf about? “Elf” follows the story of Buddy, a human who was raised by elves at the North Pole. After discovering that he is not actually an elf, Buddy travels to New York City to find his real father. Along the way, he spreads Christmas cheer and helps his newfound family rediscover the true meaning of the holiday.

A Christmas Story DIY Decor

One classic movie that has become a beloved holiday tradition for many is “A Christmas Story”. Why not make your own leg lamp, just like the one Ralphie’s father proudly displays in the movie? All you need is a lampshade, a wooden dowel, a base, and some fishnet stockings. Simply glue the stockings to the lampshade and attach the dowel and base to complete the look.

Home Alone Christmas DIY Decor

Home Alone is a classic family movie that has been entertaining audiences for decades. The movie tells the story of an eight-year-old boy named Kevin McCallister who gets accidentally left behind by his family during their Christmas vacation. While initially enjoying his newfound freedom, Kevin soon realizes that he must defend his home from two burglars who are trying to break in.

The movie is a heartwarming tale of family, friendship, and the power of a child’s imagination. Kevin’s resourcefulness and clever traps are both hilarious and inspiring, showing that even a young child can make a difference. Home Alone also explores themes of loneliness, as Kevin comes to realize that his family is the most important thing in his life.

One of the reasons Home Alone has stood the test of time is its relatable characters and themes. Many of us can remember feeling left out or alone at some point in our lives, and Kevin’s journey is one that we can all empathize with. The movie also has a timeless quality, with its charming 90s aesthetic and memorable soundtrack.

Overall, Home Alone is a must-watch movie for anyone looking for a heartwarming and funny family film. Its message of the importance of family and the power of imagination is one that resonates with audiences of all ages.

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation DIY Decor

“Christmas Vacation” is a hilarious look at the Griswold family’s attempt to have a perfect Christmas. With everything from a disastrous tree-cutting expedition to a mishap with Christmas lights, chaos ensues throughout the movie. But through it all, the Griswolds realize that the most important part of the holiday is spending time with loved ones.

“Christmas Vacation” is a 1989 American comedy film directed by Jeremiah S. Chechik. The movie is the third installment in National Lampoon’s Vacation film series and stars Chevy Chase as Clark Griswold, an enthusiastic but accident-prone family man who wants to create the perfect Christmas for his family.

The plot revolves around the Griswold family’s plans for a big family Christmas that goes awry. Clark attempts to create the perfect holiday experience but is constantly thwarted by a series of unfortunate events. Among the many mishaps that occur are his attempts to put up Christmas lights, a visit from his eccentric in-laws, and the kidnapping of his boss. Despite all the chaos and setbacks, the movie concludes with the Griswold family coming together and celebrating a memorable Christmas.

Overall, “Christmas Vacation” is a beloved holiday classic that is considered by many to be one of the funniest Christmas movies ever made. It’s a hilarious and heartwarming movie that captures the spirit of the holiday season and is sure to entertain audiences of all ages.

The Grinch DIY Christmas Decor

If you are a fan of the classic holiday movie, The Grinch, then why not make it the theme for your Christmas decorations this year? What is The Grinch about?

The Grinch is a classic Christmas movie that has been a holiday favorite for generations. The movie is based on the beloved Dr. Seuss book “How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” and tells the story of a green, furry, and grouchy creature who lives in a cave on the outskirts of Whoville. The Grinch hates Christmas and everything about it, especially the joy and happiness it brings to the residents of Whoville.

Despite his hatred for Christmas, the Grinch decides to steal it from the Whos and ruin their holiday once and for all. He disguises himself as Santa Claus and sneaks into Whoville on Christmas Eve to steal all the presents, decorations, and food. However, things don’t go exactly as planned, and the Grinch discovers the true meaning of Christmas and the joy it brings to others.

The Grinch is a heartwarming tale that teaches us the importance of love, kindness, and acceptance, even towards those who may seem different or grumpy. The movie has become a holiday classic for many families, and its whimsical animation, catchy songs, and lovable characters continue to bring joy and laughter to audiences of all ages. If you haven’t seen The Grinch yet, make sure to add it to your holiday movie lineup this year!

These DIY Grinch decorations are easy to make and will add a touch of whimsy to your holiday decor. So, grab your supplies and get started on creating your very own Grinch-themed Christmas!

Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer DIY Christmas Decor

The holiday season is fast approaching, and what better way to get into the festive spirit than by creating your own DIY Christmas decor inspired by the classic movie, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer? Whether you’re a fan of the original stop-motion animation or the newer adaptations, there are plenty of ways to incorporate this beloved character into your holiday decor.

One idea is to create your own Rudolph-inspired wreath. Start with a basic wreath form, and then add elements such as red pom-poms for the nose, brown pipe cleaners for the antlers, and even miniature Rudolph figurines. You can also incorporate other characters from the movie, such as Hermey the elf or Bumble the Abominable Snow Monster.

These DIY crafts are a fun and unique way to bring your favorite Christmas movies to life. So grab some supplies and let’s get crafting!

Whether you’re looking for inspiration for your home or just love getting creative (and saving money while doing it) during the holidays, this video is definitely for you.

In the video, I’ll be showing you how to create stunning Christmas decor pieces that look like they came straight out of a high-end store, but for a fraction of the cost. From signs to festive Hot Coco-inspired decor, you’ll be able to add some serious sparkle to your holiday season.

Why should you DIY instead of Buy this Christmas for your decor?

The holiday season is around the corner, and it’s time to start thinking about decorating your

If you’re interested in making your own DIY holiday decor, there are many resources available online that can help you get started. From Pinterest to YouTube tutorials, there’s no shortage of inspiration and guidance available.

In this video, I’ll be your guide to making some amazing Christmas movie DIYs on a budget! Let’s jump (or should I say, jingle?) on in!



  1. YVONNE TUCKER says:

    I truly appreciate your time and crafts, thanks for sharing this.

  2. Whitney, your photo of cousin Eddie in Clark’s dream sequence hangs proudly in my family room. I laugh out loud every time I look at it! I printed it at Walgreens and ran right over to get it as soon as I saw your video. You’re literally making joyful holidays for us! I can’t wait to see your videos each week! Thanks!

    1. Love that!! So glad it brings you joy!!

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