Cranberry Christmas Centerpiece

Happy Christmas Eve everyone!

I hope your holiday shopping is all done and you’ve enjoyed plenty of Christmas cookies (I know I have! #tummyache)

If you’re looking to add some last minute holiday cheer to your household, then today’s project might be up your alley. This project is unique, easy, and will take you hardly any time at all.

Cranberry Christmas Centerpiece

Cranberry Christmas Centerpiece

It’s a cranberry Christmas vase. This little guy could be great in your kitchen, on your Christmas tablescape, or just tucked somewhere alongside your holiday decor.

All you need are fresh cranberries from the grocery store, a large clear vase, a floating candle, and some artificial greenery. Simply stick the greenery in the vase, add water, and throw your cranberries and candle on top.

Fresh cranberries

My mom has been doing this for years and always receives so many compliments on it.

Rookie Tip #1: Be sure to change out the water every week or so. It can get a little cloudy.

Fresh cranberries and water

Rookie Tip #2: Also change out the fresh cranberries every 10-14 days so they stay red and vibrant.

Cranberry vase

When you hit up the grocery store to buy food for tomorrow’s Christmas feast, throw some cranberries in your cart. I’m telling ya you’re gonna love this red and green vase, and I know your guests will too.


Here’s a simple way to do this using mason jars