Handmade Christmas Competition

personalised Christmas ornaments

We love handmade Christmas things at the National Trust. Enter our Handmade Competition to be in with the chance of winning fantastic prizes and more.

Are you making things for Christmas this year? We'd love to see them. Whether it's a homemade Christmas cake, knitted stockings or crafted Christmas decorations, you could enter them into the National Trust Handmade Christmas Competition.

What are the pizes?

First prize of £50 worth of goodies:

  • Paint your own Russian nesting dolls kit 
  • Book, 'Lazing on a Sunday crafternoon'
  • Dark chocolate and ginger truffle selection box
  • Assorted butter biscuits with lemon curd and fudge pieces in a robin tin 
  • Christmas tree decoration kit
  • Book, 'We knit you a merry Christmas'
  • Christmas cupcake cases
  • Chocolate coins
  • 20 secret garden postcards
  • Two candy canes

10 runners up win a dark chocolate and ginger truffle selection box

Plus, be featured on the National Trust website and social media. 

Competition details

You have until Thursday 31 December at 5pm to submit your photo of your handmade Christmas thing.

Jo Middleton, who writes a blog and is author of a DIY wrapping guide is our judge. She's looking for creative, festive and fun crafts. From recipes to children's decorations or intracate sewn items, she'll be looking over all entries to decide on our winner and 10 runners up. 

How to enter

Ready to show us your handmade Christmas things?

Facebook:  Enter the competition.

Twitter and Instragram: enter by tweeting your photo and use the hashtag #NTHandmadeChristmas. 

Handmade inspiration

Looking for some handmade inspiration? View our handmade Christmas inpiration guide

Remember the competition closes on New Year's Eve (31 December 2015).

The competition terms and conditions