Create a pastel-colored Christmas village with this step-by-step tutorial. There are tips on what paints to use, and how to get the “snow” look on the rooftops.
Unpainted village houses, or "greenware" is less easy to find now than it used to be, but it's a budget-friendly way to build an epic village...and one that you'll truly treasure for a lifetime.
Small Christmas villages, like this one with a small number of houses look stunning on a fireplace mantel.
Create a magical fairy garden Christmas village by incorporating small hidden homes in jars and surrounding them by plants. Sit houses in decorative bowls to give some height and visual interest.
You can make a gorgeous DIY Christmas village for less than $20 with scrap wood. Love the different styles used for the houses. And the naked wood houses look beautiful against the green holly garlands.
If you are a fan of all things "little red truck" you are going to love this DIY Christmas Village displayed as a table centerpiece, or along a table runner for the most festive tablescape ever.
Colleen was inspired by a Pottery Barn Christmas village. With just a few simple steps, she painted inexpensive ceramic houses with metallic paint and added lots of glitter.