DIY Christmas crafts are everywhere, and with many jumping on the trend, they’re more stylish and versatile than they used to be. Among a ton of DIY Christmas craft options out there, we’re little obsessed with Christmas crafts made out of toilet paper rolls. You know why? Because we know that there is a Santa, a Rudolf, a Christmas Ornament or a Snowman in every little tube of cardboard.
We’ve jotted down 30 darling ideas below to turn a toilet paper roll into a hard-to-resist Christmas craft. C’mon, grab some empty toilet paper rolls and glue gun to get started with crafting.
Toilet Paper Roll Santa
Oh, what fun it is to make the tiny Santa from a roll of toilet paper! Decored with the mini red cup, felt, pompoms and cotton balls, does it get any adorable than this? No, it doesn’t. Use them to decorate the Christmas trees.
Adorable Toilet Paper Roll Santa
Swap the store-bought Santa for these DIY versions that can be put together with red and white paper, a permanent black marker, scissors, glue stick and a piece of twine. And the result? A whimsical display for your Christmas tree.
Cute Snow Owl Christmas Ornaments
Because Christmas is ‘Owlways’ fun. Toilet paper roll, few pieces of paper and white paint are all you need to add that extra ‘whoo-hoo’ element to your Christmas tree.
Alien Elves with Three Eyes
A spiffy DIY for the table tops. Dressed up as Santa’s elves, this toilet paper aliens with three googly eyes will up your Christmas decoration. Extra special, extraterrestrial, and extra fun!
Creative Toilet Paper Roll Snowmen
This is probably the sweetest and cutest way empty toilet paper rolls have ever looked. Grab a couple of toilet paper roll, a glue gun, pom-pom balls, pipe cleaner, armband, orange cardstock, buttons, some little sticks, and have each person at home bring life to the snowman.
Paper drums Ornament for Christmas tree
It’s easy to feel festive with a few toilet paper rolls, decorative plastic, and glue. Once done, hang them on the tree. We are already in love with this cute ornament. Aren’t you?
Toilet paper Christmas tree
This year, this adorable Christmas tree will do all the talking. Warning – this tree is made of 32 toilet paper rolls; if you have enough numbers, well and good otherwise stock them up.
Toilet Paper Tube Ornaments
You can’t go wrong with a Christmas tree embellished with paper decorations! Once ready, group them and use as the table top display or hang them on your Christmas tree.
Toilet Roll Christmas Caroller Craft
Give empty toilet paper rolls new lives by transforming them into Christmas carolers. Bet your kid will love this DIY. A handy tip: a mix of stout and skinny carollers would look even cuter.
Toilet Paper Roll Gingerbread Man Craft
This gingerbread man will make a statement on your outdoor Christmas tree set up. Truly easy and fun Christmas craft you can create in no time with your kids.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Ornaments – With Toilet Paper Rolls
Have TMNT lovers at home? Please them with Ninja Turtle Ornaments made out of green paint, glue, googly eyes, the swatch of blue, red, purple and orange fabric or washi tape. These are cute and so easy-to-make.
Easy Paper Roll Rudolph Christmas Craft
Toilet paper roll Rudolf is the easiest and impressive head-turning decoration to get oohs and aahs. Fill them with Christmas treats and gifts and hang on your Christmas tree.
Big Shot Pillow Box Santa and Snowman
Show your creativity with this adorable big shot pillow box Santa and snowman. They are easy to make and perfect to give a statement to your Christmas decorations. And yes, kids will love making these cuties.
Santa Going Down a Toilet Paper Roll Chimney
Making a Christmas craft to be proud of requires these – Red, black, tan, and white paper, Black sharpie, Toilet paper roll, Glue/tape, Scissors, and String. Totally adorable Santa Sack!
Charming Cross Wall Hanging with paper rolls
Hot glue the flattened toilet paper rolls to add a festive piece of decor to your entryway. To give an edge spray metallic paint so the cross will look like it is made out of metal. Kids will love making something so charming.
Beautiful Bird’s Cottages Christmas Craft
Believe it or not, these beautiful bird’s cottages are actually toilet paper rolls with windows carefully cut out and topped with patterned papers. Hang them from a twine on the Christmas tree.
Light the party up paper roll craft
You always need cozy lights when you throw a garden party! This burnt ball mage of toilet paper roll is so charming that you’ll want to make new ones for Christmas and New Year.
Christmas Wreath with toilet paper roll
The trick that makes this flattened toilet paper wreath so pretty is the pops of red buttons and leafy structures made out of the patterned green papers. After all, nothing beats Christmas colors – red and green.
Countdown to Christmas Advent Calendar Craft
Countdown to Christmas advent calendar in style and a sweet twist! Tuck tiny gifts, goodies, Christmas treats, candy canes or scriptures inside so, each day will be worth waiting for the kids.
Toilet Paper Roll Grinch
To upcycle the empty toilet paper rolls into this fun and festive Christmas Grinch requires only 5 stationery items which you can easily find at home – Cotton balls, toilet paper rolls, cardstock, markers, and paint.
It’s magical how quickly a roll of paper and a few branches from the garden springs to life and becomes a festive Reindeer. Children can paint them; add eyes and a nose with literally anything available at home.
Quick and Easy Christmas Elf Craft
Make this adorable Christmas Elf craft for your Christmas tree and get ready for the compliments you will receive from friends and family. Placing the group of elf on the shelf is also worth giving a thought.
Paper roll Trees
Green paper rolls of different sizes glued together is easy to do with children. Hang these tiny trees on a rustic Christmas tree, or tie them onto the outside of a wrapped present. Win-win, indeed!
Paper roll Christmas wreath embellished with flowers
Few flattened rolls of toilet paper glued in the right place and embellished with flowers made of teal silk ribbon and white fabric: and here is a pretty paper roll Christmas wreath for your doors and walls.
Advent Tree to count down the days
Few empty paper rolls glued together in the form of a Christmas tree with date tags attached using twine/yarn and voila! A second bonus – candies and Christmas treats hidden inside the paper roll!
Three Wise Kings Christmas Nativity Craft
A royal addition to the nativity scene – the three wise kings Christmas craft. Ingredients you need – paper rolls, acrylic paint, fabric scraps, googly eyes, wool, felt, and glue. Cut, color, paste and have fun.
Santa’s Trousers Christmas Craft with toilet paper roll
Any crafters dream! Turn a dull, empty toilet paper roll into Santa’s trousers for spruce up the Christmas décor. The best part about this Christmas craft is that it only takes creativity and patience.
Paper Tube Flower Wreath Christmas Craft
This adorable wreath made out of paper rolls is for you if you are a daisy lover. Make this pretty wreath to adorn your entryway. Embellish it with a bow made of solid red and plaid ribbon to bring a smile on your guests’ face.
Red and White Christmas Wreaths
Recycle the empty Toilet paper roll into adorable paper wreaths! After you cut the rolls, all you have to do is flatten and glue. Involve your kids and paint them in white and crimson red, and you will have them finished before you know it!
Cardboard Tube and Paper Plate Wreath Craft
Nothing cheers up your front door or walls more than this gorgeous paper roll wreath in green. Red office stickers and bow ribbon in white and red – a facelift, indeed!