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Top 10 DIY Christmas Light Projects

Top 10 DIY Christmas Light Projects-Coldwell Banker Rizzo Mattson Realtors

While there’s crisp winter air warmed by a glittering glow, it’s not Christmas in Maine without twinkling lights. We’ve put together these DIY Christmas light projects for you and your family to enjoy this holiday season.

1. Pixie Dust Lights

A great idea for kids’ rooms, this cool DIY Christmas lights project is a sweet and easy way to infuse a little Disney magic into your holiday experience.

2. Spray-painted Christmas Lights

A great way to make your Christmas mantle seem modern and fresh, especially if you’re not into the traditional Christmas colors. This project is also especially pin-worthy.

3. Firefly Mason Jar Lights

Perfect for rustic Christmas at Maine farm house (or an Augusta apartment that wants to capture that vibe), these lovely firefly lights are sure to be merry and bright…and they’re easy to make!

4. Lighted Snow Globe Terrariums

These jars of snowy wonder make the perfect holiday gift for teachers, colleagues, and friends. They only take an afternoon to craft and are promised to spread holiday cheer.

5. Lights around a Chandelier

This elegant use of Christmas lights is the perfect décor for every classy Christmas party. Bonus: its soft light can easily be used all year round – no need to take it down when the holidays are over.

6. Snowflake Light

These snowflake-like bouquet holders can turn any classroom, office, or cubical into a whimsical winter wonderland.

7. Paper Doily Wreath Lights

Blue and white is becoming an increasingly popular Christmas combo. This angelic wreath is the perfect addition to your holiday collection if this is your color palette of choice.

8. Lighted Christmas Presents

Santa can’t help but stop at your home when its porch is all lit up thanks to this fun DIY Christmas Lights Project.

9. Christmas Lights Balls

These glowing orbs are a DIYers dream project: affordable, adorable, and easy to make. Be sure to get the whole family involved in this one.

10. Yardstick Christmas Star

Looking for a quick decorating fix? This glowing star can be created and shining within the hour.

We’d love to see your finished projects! Feel free to share them, or any of your original ideas, on our Facebook Page or Twitter.

If you’re looking for a home to decorate this holiday season, please contact us.

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