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Dirt Road Adventures – 21 Best Christmas Ideas

Happy Sunday and Welcome to Dirt Road Adventure!

Today on Dirt Road Adventures I wanted to share the best ideas for Christmas that I could find! I hope these will give you some inspiration for this holiday season.

Christmas Ideas and adventures on the Dirt Road

The week began with these DIY Christmas Ornaments that are so easy to make.

Then I shared how to make this tassel table runner that I shared last year.

I also accepted the Pinterest challenge and here’s how to make paper bag snowflakes to create a unique garland with snowflakes and brass bells.

I added my loft tree to this DIY Faux Galvanized Christmas Tree Container and shared how you can make one yourself.

Finally, I revealed How to Decorate a Christmas Tree with dried hydrangeas.

Adventures off the Dirt Road – Christmas Ideas

You can always find inspiration at Liz Marie Blog and this Ski Lodge Entry is not exception. I love all the textures.

You don’t want to miss these 11 Simple Christmas Decorating Ideas from Kim at Shiplap and Shells.

Christmas tree decorating ideas

Debra at Common Ground shared a Rustic Mantel Transition. Love these pine topiaries.

Be sure to check out this Winter White Farmhouse Kitchen shared by Ann at Dabbling & Decorating.

Winter White Farmhouse Kitchen

Kristin at White Arrows Home shared these cute ideas for Christmas Decorating.

Check out these 5 Christmas Decorating Trends from Stacy at Bricks N Blooms

Hostess Gifts Christmas Ideas

My friend Meeghan at Cali Girl in a Southern World shared this super cute idea that you are going to love.

In addition, the spoon makes such a great gift after the chocolate is gone.

Christmas mug with a chocolate dipped spoon tied onto it.

Another great gift idea is to make Easy and Delicious Homemade Kahlua. Now is the perfect time to start this recipe in order to gift for Christmas.

Make this Homemade Granola Recipe that Julie & Jodie, The Design Twins shared. It sounds delicious and would make a great hostess gift or party favor for a girlfriend brunch.

See more about planning girlfriend time here.

homemade holiday granola

Here are 6 more simple & creative DIY Hostess Gift Ideas from Thistlewood Farms.

My Home for all Seasons shared How to Make Faux Hot Chocolate Cups. Perfect for a hostess gift or for your coffee bar.

Another great hostess gift or teacher’s gift – Mason Jar Hot Chocolate from Walking on Sunshine Recipes.

DIY Christmas

My talented friend Jennifer at Cottage on Bunker Hill made these beautiful Plaster of Paris tabletop Christmas Trees. Such a great Christmas DIY idea.

White Tabletop Christmas Trees

Cindy at DIY Beautify made the cutes gingerbread houses and you can see how she did it here.

high gloss gingerbread house with ornaments, deer figurine and bottle brush trees

If you like the look of vintage ornaments but don’t want to pay the high prices in Antique Stores, you can Easily Age New Ornaments with this technique.

What a fun and unique topiary! Check out Chloe at Celebrate and Decorate for the full tutorial.

Cindy at Cloche and Lavender shared this adorable DIY Tree Topper.

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Thanks so much for stopping by today. I look forward to sharing more Christmas Inspiration with you this week.

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Sunday 28th of November 2021

Thank you for including my Mason Jar Hot Chocolate gift idea! All the ideas shared here are so beautiful!


Monday 29th of November 2021

Lois, You are so welcome.

Kim | Shiplap and Shells

Sunday 28th of November 2021

You have been a busy girl Rachel! So much fun inspiration this week. Thank you so much for sharing my Christmas post, my friend. Wishing you a wonderful week ahead.


Monday 29th of November 2021

Kim, Yes! Christmas is my favorite time of the year.

Debra Oliver

Sunday 28th of November 2021

Thanks so much for sharing my mantel transition, Rachel. I need to get some greenery on the mantel now that its getting colder. Love all your wonderful ideas for Christmas! I'm loving all your fun decor for the season!


Monday 29th of November 2021

Debra, I really appreciate this.


Sunday 28th of November 2021

A productive week. Thanks for sharing my tree toppers


Monday 29th of November 2021

Cindy, You are so welcome.


Sunday 28th of November 2021

Sounds like a great week! I love your Christmas decor! Thanks for sharing my decorating trends. xoxo


Monday 29th of November 2021

Stacy, You are so welcome.