DIY Christmas Tree Garland Kids Can Make

Garland with Christmas Trees?! Yes, Please!

One of my favorite parts of Christmas is creating crafts with the kids!

Christmas tree garland

But since Christmas is bustling with activities, we need simple crafts and less-mess crafts!

Enter DIY Christmas Tree Garland.

diy Christmas tree garland kids can make

Our little volunteers were awed by the colors on the Christmas trees!

Since this was a no-mess craft, kids can work independently on painting and coloring while a busy mom gets other duties done!

Think busy bags, but better!

DIY Christmas tree garland craft for kids

Or, mom can hop right in and make some Christmas tree garlands herself!

Whatever your holiday schedule looks like, you can make this easy-peasy craft fit right in!

diy Christmas tree garland craft for kids

This Christmas Tree Garland is Colorful!

Coloring every paper tree made these Christmas garlands POP with color!

A simple, no mess DIY Christmas tree garland craft the kids can make!

And using paper clips and burlap ribbon make this craft easy-peasy, no stress and safe for the kids!

Christmas tree garland craft that kids can make!

Making our own Christmas decorations truly helps us create holiday memories together.

DIY Christmas tree garland

It’s a unique way to let kids take part in decorating your home for the holidays!

Christmas tree craft garland that kids can make!

Look at those smiles — Christmas decorating accomplished!

Kids proudly hanging their Christmas tree banner

And it was mess-free, stress-free and super-fun!

Ready to learn how to make this simple garland?

Directions follow!

DIY Christmas Tree Garland Craft for Kids

Materials needed:

  • Christmas Tree Cookie cutter for tracing (Or draw your own tree)
  • burlap ribbon
  • tiny clothespins
  • Favorite markers or crayons


  1. Trace and cut out 2 1/2 inch Christmas trees (Kids should be supervised while cutting or parents can do the cutting)
  2. Color the Christmas trees.
  3. Attach the paper Christmas trees to burlap ribbon with tiny clothespins.
  4. Display in your home during the holidays!