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Celebrate : Chritsmas Eve

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It's Christmas Eve day! You probably have a to-do list a mile long, but if you're in need of quick decor or packaging ideas, see below for a bit of last-minute inspiration.

Don't have a wreath on your door yet? Below are a few easy options - click here for a full gallery of wreath ideas.

This fresh, fern wreath from the December issue of Living takes no time to make. See the full how-to here.

This pinup wreath can be made with a piece of ribbon, and embroidery hoop and clothes pins (if you have them around the house). Just clip on holiday cards you've received to finish. See the full how-to here.


If you've already made gingerbread men, string them together to make a wreath! Get the full how-to here.

With such little time left before the big day, clip-art crafts are the way to go if you're still in need of table or tree decorations. Just print, cut out and fold! Click here for more clip-art holiday crafts.

These sweet cone labels are great on a table or as party favors. Get the full how-to here.

This tree place-card requires very little time and work - click here for the how-to and here for more place card ideas.

I love this sweet, vintage-inspired Santa card - for the full how-to, click here.

If you're in need of decorations around the house, string lights inside glass hurricanes (which you may already have at home!) are a quick project that look really beautiful.

Whether they are outside or in, tying bows to the ends of branches with bits of ribbon is a quick way to dress up your tree.

Don't forget the gift wrap! Click here for quick wrapping ideas.

For more last-minute inspiration, check out our Easy Christmas Idea gallery here and our time saving tips here.

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