If you don't have a fireplace, but still want to hang stockings and decorate a mantel, you can craft one out of cardboard! Using cardboard display boards (ones students use for science projects), you can build a realistic (and lightweight) fireplace.
25 DIY Christmas Crafts for Kids to Make Brilliant DIY Pine Cone Trees, I love this idea for a Christmas village! Plus, 25 DIY Holiday Decorations and Kids Crafts. Need great ideas concerning arts and crafts?
Step-by-step photo tutorial and patterns, plus a simple way to hang paper snowflakes in a window. DIY Holiday Decorations We know how to snip paper snowflakes - I just liked the way these are hung in the window.