Gnome decorations are beyond adorable for Christmas this year! If you’re on a budget, you are probably wondering how you can make your own DIY Christmas Gnome decorations without spending a fortune on craft supplies.
It turns out there are several ways to add a cute and happy Christmas Gnome to your holiday decor! From Gnome paper crafts, to painted rocks, to no-sew cuddly Gnomes, and even the most adorable Christmas Tree Gnomes for outside, you’ll definitely find a project here that will suit your style, skill level, and budget.
Christmas Gnome Decorating Ideas
You can easily incorporate gnomes into your Christmas decor in several different ways! On this list I’ve gathered up for you will find Gnome decor inspiration for:
- Outdoor Christmas Gnomes
- Christmas Tree (and wreath) Gnomes
- Gnome porch plantar ideas
- Painted rock gnomes
- Christmas Gnome paper crafts
- Cuddly no-sew gnomes
- DIY Gnome Ornaments for the tree
- and more!
How to Make DIY Christmas Gnomes
Most of these Christmas gnome projects use supplies you either have around the house or can grab for cheap from your local dollar store or craft supply store.
Here is a list of craft supplies to make DIY Christmas Gnomes
- Hot Glue
- Glue Gun
Make sure to check out this list of my favorite easy DIY Christmas Gnome tutorials. You’ll definitely find something perfect to add to your holiday decor this year!
DIY Christmas Gnome Decoration Ideas
No-Sew DIY Gnome Christmas Ornaments
These easy no sew gnome Christmas ornaments are perfect for a crafty beginner.
How to Make Christmas Gnomes: Free Felt Gnomes Pattern
These cute little felt Christmas gnomes make the cutest ornaments for your holiday tree.
DIY Christmas Gnome Wreath
I love the simplicity and creativity of this DIY Christmas Gnome wreath.
DIY Scandinavian Christmas Gnome with Rice (Tomte or Nisse)
These little rice Christmas gnomes have a classic neutral vibe that you could fit into your holiday decor or keep up year round.
Christmas Gnome Shaker Card
Why spend 8 bucks on a card from the store, when you can make your own Gnome shaker card to send to your friends and family this Christmas.
Christmas Gnome Ornaments – A Quick, Adorable Craft
These gnome Christmas ornaments are quick, easy, and adorable on your tree.
Super Easy to Make Cute Norwegian Christmas Gnomes
These traditional Norwegian Christmas gnomes are so cute and easy to make.
How to Make a Scented Gnome with Cinnamon Dough
Not only are these cinnamon scented Christmas gnomes cute, but they will also make your home smell amazing!
How to Make a Gnome Planter with Clay
This clay plantar is the perfect way to add a Christmas tree gnome to your front porch.
Scandinavian Tomte Christmas Elf Ornament Tutorial
These beautiful Scandinavian Christmas gnomes make great ornaments or decorative gift toppers.
Gnome Ornament from a Recycled Furniture Leg
If you love to upcycle old broken furniture or other items, this gnome ornament from a recycled furniture leg is for you!
Embellishing a Wine Bag: Free Gnome SVG
Add an adorable gnome to a wine bag to create a perfect gift for a friend.
Christmas gnome painted rocks
These Christmas gnome painted rocks make a great rainy day activity for the kids.
Paper plate gnome craft for kids
Let your kids participate in the holiday gnome decorating with this easy paper plate craft.
5 Adorable DIY Christmas Gnomes – No Sewing Required!
When I saw that adorable little golden Christmas tree gnome, I knew I had to include this tutorial! You'll find a few different Christmas gnome DIY projects on Thrifty Northwest Mom.
Easy Egg Carton Craft for Christmas
Finally a creative use for all of those egg cartons I've been saving for craft time. I can't believe how gorgeous this one turns out!
DIY Christmas Gnome
A cheap and easy DIY sock gnome for crafters of all skill levels!
Easy No Sew Gnome Decor
This easy no sew Christmas gnome uses craft supplies that can mostly be found around the house.
How to make a 3D shadow box with lights
This beautiful 3D shadow box is a fun way to incorporate a Christmas gnome into your decor.
How to make an easy paper gnome craft
An easy paper gnome craft to create with your kids.
How to make adorable Christmas gnome painted rocks
This easy painted rock tutorial will help you learn to draw the sweetest little Christmas gnomes.
Make: DIY Bean Bag Gnome Softies
These cute little Christmas gnome bean bags are a fun and easy craft idea to do with your kids.
Make this No-Sew DIY Christmas Gnome Pattern in Minutes!
These no sew DIY Christmas gnomes will be a part of your decor for years to come.
How to Make a Christmas Gnome with Feet (Really Big Feet!)
How cute is this DIY Christmas gnome with really big feet?!
Wood Peg Gnome Doll DIY (Easy Christmas Craft)
This easy DIY wood peg gnome doll is a fun Christmas Craft to add to gifts or centerpieces.
Adorable No Sew Felt Gnomes
These DIY no sew felt gnomes are a fun and simple beginner craft, and so colorful too.
Christmas Gnome Ornament
I love the fluffy beards on these adorable Christmas gnome ornaments.
Gnome DIY Light it Up for the Holidays!
This is a really thorough DIY gnome tutorial, and such a fun project!
How to Make an Easy No Sew Sock Gnome
A no sew sock gnome is so fun and cuddly to add to a Christmas basket or centerpiece.
How to Make Christmas Gnomes: Sew and No Sew (Sock) Instructions
This easy DIY Christmas gnome tutorial includes instructions for no sew or using basic sewing skills.
More DIY Christmas Decorating Ideas:
So many cute gnomes to make! Thanks so much for sharing my Christmas Gnome Wreath Tutorial.
Thank you! Your wreath is gnome perfection!!