DIY decor projects for snowy winter days and nights

When the weather outside is frightful, we have some great DIY decor projects that you can make at home. They're the perfect way to spend a day or night indoors.

DIY Chunky knit blanket

If you often linger in a store when you spot a premium (and expensive) chunky knit blanket, you’ll be delighted to learn you can DIY one for just $20. This step-by-step tutorial, complete with video clips for each step, shows you exactly how to get the job done so you’ll be cozy in no time. 

DIY fleece blankets

If you run cold and are into plaid, this DIY fleece blanket tutorial might be right up your alley. It couldn’t be easier and the finished product looks super professional thanks to its decorative trim edges. It will keep you toasty warm in your apartment all winter, too.

DIY scented soy candles

If you want to create a cozy atmosphere in your space, you can’t go wrong with flickering candlelight. Learn how to make your own DIY scented soy candles. It’s easier than you think and can be easily customized to your taste depending on your candle vessels of choice -- from teacups to mason jars -- and choice of scents.

DIY faux fur rug

If you love the cozy look and feel of a fur rug, but the prictag sends chills down your spine, this faux fur rug video tutorial is for you. Make one for your apartment for only $50! It also only takes 15 minutes to make and will instantly add coziness and elegance to your space.

DIY winter garland

If you want to add a bit of winter woodsiness to your space, a DIY garland is a great option. You can always buy one ready-made, but making one yourself is so much more satisfying isn’t it? Watch this video tutorial to learn how to make one on a budget that looks elegant and dare we say expensive. If you have a mantel, it’s a great addition to spruce it up (pun intended).

We hope these great DIY winter decor projects help you add a touch of this magical season to your home decor.

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