Be creative all winter long with these 30+ winter crafts for adults. Includes decor, fashion, gift ideas, and more – all with a wintery vibe!
When the weather outside is frightful, you can bundle up under the covers and wait for spring or you can embrace the winter season and get creative!
No need to go outside, just gather some supplies and do a few winter crafts for adults. You can keep busy by yourself, or get the whole family involved in making a cold weather themed craft.
Winter Theme Ideas
The most obvious theme for a winter craft would be snow or ice related. This could be snowflakes, snowmen, icicles, etc. You could also go in the direction of a cozy theme. Think sweaters, scarves, mittens, or chunky knit blankets.
Lastly, you can create winter crafts that center around winter activities like ice skating, skiing, or snowball fights. Whatever brings a smile to your face!
With these winter themes in mind, I’ve collected over 30 fun crafts for adults that you are going to love! Grab a hot chocolate, sit by the fire and scroll down to see all of the winter fun you can have with crafts.
Winter Crafts for Adults
You're going to love this list of winter craft ideas for adults including decor, gifts, and more!
Giant Snowflake Light-Up Marquee
I like the idea of being able to use my winter decor for more than one year, so that's what I love about this wood snowflake marquee! While it might take some time to build, the results are stunning and it lasts forever.
Boho Winter Wreath
I love the use of varying materials and textures for this bohemian wreath. It really adds interest to the piece.
Use textured Epsom salt and Mod Podge to make these gorgeous mason jar luminaries! These are easy and so pretty for winter.
Winter Snowflake Pillow
Grab your sewing machine for this pillow cover tutorial. I love the pom pom trim; it reminds me of snowballs!
Winter Wood Slice Coasters
If you love woodland themed crafts, these painted wood slice coasters are for you. They only take minutes to make and are perfect for gifts!
Snowflake Trinket Dish
There’s nothing better than the combination of glitter and Mod Podge – use it to create this pretty snowflake trinket dish for winter!
My favorite part of this cute mitten is the little cuff with the two snowflake buttons! This would be perfect decor for winter.
Mercury Glass Centerpiece
Who knew old glass bottles could be so pretty? You'll need a little mercury glass spray paint and some other festive touches to make this cool centerpiece (perfect for winter and New Year's).
Winter Yarn Wreath
Just wrap a wreath base with yarn, add some bottlebrush trees and hang using a plaid ribbon. I love the yarn on this wreath - very wintery!
Dryer Vent Snowman
You don't need many supplies to make this cute snowman. Just a dryer vent, felt, and some scrap fabric for the scarf!
Snowflake Resin Jewelry
Find out how to make snowflake themed resin jewelry with (believe it or not) stickers! These earring turned out awesome.
Snowflake Mason Jar
Easily customize your colors and designs for this centerpiece, but I just absolutely love the shades of blue in this project! You can use these all winter.
Winter Wonderland Glass Jars
Are you looking for winter wonderland decorations? These jars are so easy to put together with a few simple supplies! Great for mantel decor.
Grab a wood spindle from the hardware store or a construction site and turn it into this unique snowman craft. This snowman made from wood is perfect seasonal display piece!
Snowy Vase Centerpiece
Create these unique DIY winter vases with a snowy scene! These are perfect for a holiday mantel, table decor, or for gifting. Easy to make!
Chunky Knit Vase
I can't believe that this vase is made with clay. When I first saw it, I really thought it was some sort of knit cozie!
Penguin Painted Rocks
Everyone loves a cute penguin craft, and these little painted rocks are perfect to add to your decor! It's easy to find small rocks shaped like penguins. You'll be surprised!
Mini Winter Hat Garland
How cute is this garland? These mini winter hats are just adorable, and are a nice small winter touch to add to your decor.
Turn a plain sweater or shirt into a winter-themed shirt by giving it some bling! All you need is some jewelry glue, various rhinestone shapes and a bit of creativity.
Ski Lodge Sign
Turn a dated piece of wall art into something useful! I love the buffalo plaid background of this winter ski themed piece, and I'd keep it up all the way through winter.
Epsom Salt Snowman Votive
Celebrate winter indoors with a unique snowman craft – make this cute votive made with Epsom salt and Mod Podge! Very easy winter decor.
Knit Candle Cozies
Give your candles a little winter upgrade with knit cozies. It is kind of like making a little sweater for your candle!
In this cute winter craft, you’ll use Mod Podge and dollar store supplies to decorate snowflake votives. So easy and inexpensive!
Crochet Heart Snowflake
This crochet snowflake is great all winter long! With the heart in the center it goes well with Valentine's Day too.
Learn how to make a pinecone wreath for winter in minutes with just a few supplies – this DIY pinecone wreath is such a lovely holiday and winter display!
Mason Jar Snowman
Make a mason jar snowman using simple craft store supplies! This is a perfect winter project for a beginner; great for gifts or decor.
Baby It's Cold Outside Hand Embroidery Pattern
Looking for a fun project to help you while away the long winter days? This is the perfect project to curl up by the fire with on a cold winter afternoon!
Felt Wreath Pillow
Inspired by a Birch Lane pillow, Jami made this super easy no-sew pillow cover using felt leaves and some pearls!
Snowy Pinecone Candle Jars
Make pretty winter luminaries that appear to be covered with freshly fallen snow! Oh so gorgeous and perfect for the holidays, they are very easy to make
Wood Block Snowman
Add a touch of playfulness to your seasonal decor with this stackable wood block snowman craft idea using upcycled scrap wood and other supplies.
In winter, tights are a staple for me! I absolutely love them, and this is such a fun way to jazz up a plain pair. You won't believe how easy it is.
Pottery Barn Inspired Snowflake Sign
Brooke was inspired by a $350 Pottery Barn find! Make this snowflake art to decorate your wall all the way through winter.
If you’re looking for easy winter canvas ideas that even a kid could do, this ombre snowflake art is perfect! Looks great on the wall or mantel.
Snowflake Bath Bombs
Get some much needed moisture for your winter dry skin with these snowflake shaped bath bombs. Keep them or give them as gifts!
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