40 Festive DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorations

Now, what could be better than Christmas & DIY projects? We thought you’d agree! That’s why we’ve brought you 40 fun & festive outdoor Christmas decoration projects to do.

Lots of people decorate for Christmas now. Its one of the great ways to share your joy about the season with family, friends and your neighbors too. But some of these decorations can be really pricey in the stores. What’s going to simply amaze you – DIY-ing them, gets you both professional results and a wonderful, festive look too.

Whether you are brand new to DIY projects or are more experienced, there is a project here just for you. So before you know it, your garage will look very much like Santa’s Workshop! Why not ask a friend or family member for help with this DIY? Then you can help them with their Christmas decorations too! Its a great way to enjoy the holiday season doing DIY projects with your buddies too.

Happy Holidays & Happy DIY-ing! Hover here for more info about Christmas Gift Ideas.

Outdoor Decorations for Copeland Christmas

Love the North Pole? These are perfect to guide Santa to your home.

From CopelandChristmas

Ornament Shaped Lawn Decorations

Aren’t these festive? Decorate for Christmas.

From Etsy by BigDotofHappiness

A Merry Welcome

Love topiaries? Try this Christmas themed one.

From ThatVillageHouse

Christmas Luminaries

Want to create a wonderful glow? Perfect for the holidays.

From Lowes

Woodworking Project Paper Plan to Build Reindeer

Aren’t these adorable? Perfect for Christmas.

From Woodcraft

Snow lanterns ski jackets and thermal wellies

Perfect for Christmas and winter! These are great for your Christmas parties.

From LittleGreenFingers 

You can make your own nativity scene

Love nativity scenes? Here is a great DIY.

From Stop Staring and Start Sewing

DIY Santa Sleigh

Santa’s here! This is a great DIY.

From HerToolBelt 

Decorated post lanterns

This is a classic Christmas decoration. Post lanterns.

From Pinterest, saved by Nancye Bumgardner (no original poster credited)

JOY Nativity Outdoor Christmas Holiday Yard Art Sign

Celebrate the Christmas season. Here is a joyful yard sign.

From Etsy by IvysWoodCreations 

Christmas Mailbox Topper

Yes, even your mailbox can look festive. Look at this great decoration.

From MarysCottageDesigns 

Woodworking Project Paper Plan to Build Sleigh

How terrific this is for a Christmas decoration! Perfect for a DIY.

From Woodcraft

DIY Christmas Yard Nativity Yard Set

Isn’t this lovely? A DIY Christmas nativity set.

From AllThingsThrifty

Village Reindeer Deer Box Basket Planter

Isn’t this sweet? It looks like Rudolph.

From Etsy by VintageEstateLore

Outdoor Christmas Trees

Aren’t these trees pretty? Perfect for a Christmas decor DIY.

From MNKristy

The North Pole Sign

Isn’t this sweet? A sign for the North Pole.

From Etsy by ThePurpleGoat

Our Outdoor Christmas Decorating

Isn’t this charming! A red wagon with a tree and presents.

From TalkOfTheHouse

Little Christmas Crate Train

Isn’t this adorable? Perfect for Christmas when you have little ones.

From MeAndMyCrafties, inspired by The Keeper of the Cheerios

Be Merry Christmas Sign

Want a Christmas sign for the front porch? Try this one.

From HerToolBelt

Make a Holiday Star for Outdoor Decor

Want fun outdoor decor? Try this DIY star light.

From ApartmentTherapy

DIY Oversized Ornaments

Want outdoor decorations with “wow” factor? Try this DIY.

From HomeStoriesAtoZ

DIY Wood Reindeer

Does Christmas mean “Santa Claus” to your family? Make this fun wooden reindeer!

From HerToolBelt

Melted Snowman Yard Decoration

Perfect outdoor decoration if you’re looking to make people smile. A fun DIY.

From LivingRoomAndDecorating

Tiered Tomato Cage Christmas Trees

Have tomato cages? Here is a way to make them festive.

From TwoTwentyOne

Grinch Stole Christmas Burlap Wreath

Love the Grinch story? Make this DIY Christmas wreath.

From CraftyMorning


North Pole Front Porch

Isn’t this charming? Its a great DIY to try.

From TheSeasonalHome

How to Make Christmas Light Balls

Perfect if you have a big yard. Just like bright ornaments!

From ChristmasLightsEtc 

Christmas Crate Train

Isn’t this sweet? A charming outdoor Christmas decoration.

From TheKeeperOfTheCheerios

Giant Paper Plate Lolipops

Aren’t these sweet? Look at these festive lolipops.

From SmartSchoolhouse

Mickey and Minnie Mouse Christmas Wreaths

Love Disney characters? Try this fun DIY.

From CraftyMorning

Dress Up Trees with Moravian Stars

Here’s a lovely DIY. Make Moravian stars for your trees.


Outdoor Holiday Decorating Idea Mini Christmas Tree

Isn’t this sweet? Make a mini Christmas tree for outdoors.


Plastic Pumpkin Snowman Decoration

Love snowman? Make this budget friendly DIY.

From CraftyMorning