One of the wonderful things about Christmas is that so many people around the world have been celebrating it with their families for generations. This results in fun traditions that maybe we don’t always know the source of, but we do them every year, regardless. I love listening to stories of how the older generation in my family used to celebrate the holidays when they were younger—while a few things may have changed (they definitely didn’t have the movie Elf or ironic Christmas sweaters back in the day), the feelings of family and love have stayed the same.
If you want to re-live the magic of Christmases past, when everyone gathered around the radio instead of the TV, I’ve gathered up 24 vintage sewing patterns for you to use to decorate your home or your tree! These sewing projects are all grandma-approved and are sure to add an adorable vintage vibe to your family’s Christmas celebration.
Vintage Christmas Decor
It’s the little things that really make a house feel like home. These DIY Christmas decorations are sure to make your home’s interior feel merry and bright!
Little Christmas Caroler
Classic Christmas Tree Skirt
Rustic Burlap Christmas Stocking
Vintage Christmas Bunting
One Hour Yuletide Pillows
Christmas Wall Art
Scented Christmas Sachets
Vintage Christmas Ornaments
Of course, we can’t forget the Christmas tree—one of the central Christmas decorations! Dress up your tree just like in the good old days with these classic DIY Christmas ornaments.
Rustic Angel Christmas Ornament
Doily Snowflake Ornament
Prairie Pinecone Ornament
Christmas Pudding Ornaments
Scrappy DIY Christmas Ornaments
Elegant Embroidered Snowflake
Felt Ogee Ornament
Vintage Felt Ornaments
Vintage Kitchen Accessories
With all the cooking and collaboration that goes into preparing a Christmas dinner, it’s safe to say that the kitchen will likely be a hub of activity around the holidays. With these festive kitchen accessories, you’ll be whipping up meals just like Grandma did!
Retro Christmas Dishcloths
50s Holiday Apron
Merry Berry Christmas Towels
Ruffled Hanging Dish Towel
Cozy Cottage Mug Rug
Christmas Hot Pads
Festive Felt Placemats
Decorative Vintage Towel
What’s your favorite Christmas memory? Let us know below in the comments!
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