Nifty·Posted on Dec 14, 201328 Insanely Easy Christmas Decorations To Make In A PinchFor the festive procrastinator, add holiday cheer with very little effort.by Pippa ArmbresterBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. Cranberry Centerpieces madiganmade.com Fill clear containers (plastic or glass will do) with Epsom salts, cranberries, and some evergreen trimmings, as done here. 2. Ornament Vase myinvisiblecrown.com Got leftover ornaments? Stick them in a vase for a quick and pretty centerpiece, as done here. 3. Thumbtack Candles sparkandchemistry.com Stick a bunch of metallic thumbtacks into plain white candles to make them instantly party ready! This blogger had the bright idea. 4. Pipe Cleaner Tree Decorations dreamalittlebigger.com All you need are fingers and pipe cleaners to make these wonky tree decorations. So quick you can make just a few, or dozens! Check out this post. 5. Swank Stir Sticks julieblanner.com Tape curled ribbon to the top of bamboo sticks for glamorous party libations. Julie Blanner tells you how. 6. Simple Bow tovestoogfirbeinte.blogspot.no Bows aren't just for gifts — place them above your doorknob or on your mantle for a simple festive touch, as seen here. 7. Snow Ornaments designimprovised.com Fill a clear ornament with polyester fiber fill to bring some snow indoors in seconds. Check out this post. 8. Wheat Stalks Centerpiece onekindesign.com Loosely cinch craft-store wheat stalks with ribbon and place in a glass container for an au natural Christmas centerpiece, as done here. 9. Candy Mantel midwestliving.com Fill glass jars with candies that match your holiday decor. Quick, easy, and yummy. As seen here. 10. Ornament Swag julieblanner.com Got leftover ornaments? String them together with wire to make pretty wall decor, as done here. 11. Peppermint Candies goodhousekeeping.com Peppermint candies are pretty enough to use as tabletop decorations. 12. Pinecone Garland Via bebehblog.com Make this natural garland by wrapping the ends of pinecones with yarn and hanging them above the mantle. 13. Ornament Planter gregoryvanboven.com / Via traditionalhome.com Add a pop of holiday decor by filling the vase of a house plant with bright bulb ornaments, as done here. 14. Persimmon Branches thekitchn.com If you're lucky enough to have a persimmon tree, you can hang a few branches on your doorway, like this. But this looks lovely with evergreens too! 15. Evergreen Trimming pikkuvarpunen.blogspot.fi Everyone loses a few Christmas tree branches in the installation process. Stick them in a glass jar like this blogger. 16. Gift Bow Garland rufflesandstuff.com This fun garland is simply made of gift bows stuck on string. 17. Cake Stand Greenery honeycombcreativeco.blogspot.com If you don't have time to make ornate Christmas cakes, fill your cake stand with greenery and/or ornaments, as done here. 18. Candy Cane Decor julieloveshome.wordpress.com Candy canes are just plain pretty. Stick them in a vase or potted plant for instant holiday cheer. 19. Ribbon Wrapped Candles bhg.com Wrap red and white ribbons around simple white candles for Christmas flare, as seen here. 20. Mistletoe thehouseofsmithsdesigns.com / Via indulgy.com Mistletoe is always fun, and best when simple as done here. Just hang it over a doorway, or anywhere you chose. 21. Stacked Bowls youtube.com To make this simple centerpiece, fill stacked bowls with ornaments, nuts, fir trimmings, and berries. 22. Berry Branches in Bottles frenchlarkspur.blogspot.com So easy and so elegant. 23. Jingle Bells realsimple.com You can hang jingle bells big and small pretty much anywhere — on the door, as done here, above the mantle, on the tree, and even scattered atop the table. 24. Cookie Cutters blog.heylook.fi Add a little something more to a white tabletop by scattering Christmas-shaped cookie cutters throughout, like this blogger did. 25. Stockings Stuffed with Utensils justimagine-ddoc.com Buy a bunch of mini stockings at the craft store, and use them to hold utensils at your Christmas table, as done here. 26. Stick Candles weekdaycarnival.blogspot.com Though understated, stick candles are appropriately festive when surrounded by a bit of greenery like this. 27. Faux Snow designfieldnotes.com Scatter faux snow on the mantle, table, or just about anywhere for instant Christmas. As seen here. 28. Barn Stars katescreativespace.com Adding a large barn star to your mantle makes it feel like Noel. Get this look by buying a star or make your own.