The holidays are fast approaching, and that means it’s nearly time to start the countdown until Hanukkah (aka Chanukah). Get ready for the Festival of Lights with some quick and easy DIYs for a fresh and modern take on the tradition this year. Complete with dreidel garlands and Star of David table runners, here are 18 ways you can decorate for Hanukkah this year.

1. Star of David Toppers: What better way to top off sweet treats than with a free printable honoring the Festival of Lights? (via Evermine Occasions)

2. DIY Copper Menorah: Go modern with your menorah and DIY one with a set of copper pipes and gold-dipped candles. (via Brit + Co)

3. Paper Dreidel Garland: Create this pretty little dreidel garland with patterned paper and string. (via Paging Supermom!)

4. Washi Tape Matchbox: This simple-to-make washi tape matchbox is the perfect finishing touch to get ready for Chanukah. (via Creative Jewish Mom)

5. DIY Crackers: Celebrate in style with these colorful confetti-filled crackers. (via Minieco)

6. Custom Wine Label: Personalize wine bottles with a decorative pattern and a special Hanukkah message. (via Evermine Occasions)

7. Tin Can Luminaries: Use a hammer and nail to replicate this sweet design. (via Chai & Home)

8. DIY Hanukkah Ornaments: If you’re looking for something a little simpler, try this silver star craft made of popsicle sticks. (via Evermine Occasions)

9. Countdown Pillow Boxes: Make the countdown to Hanukkah extra special with these cute pillow boxes filled with treats. (via Chai & Home)

10. A Wreath Inspired Star: Use some spare twigs and twine to create this beautifully whimsical star design. (via Avenue Lifestyle)

11. Hanukkah Letter Garland: Print out your own set of letters from this free template or get crafty with a new design. (via Evermine Occasions)

12. Hanukkah Decoupage Catch-All Craft: Add some color with this kid’s craft for Hanukkah that’s sure to add some cheer to any home. (via Creative Jewish Mom)

13. Dreidel in a Jar: If you want to try something a little different, decorate your mantel with a dreidel in a jar. (via Etsy)

14. Knit Star Table Runner: If you’re gifted with a needle, try out this embroidered star table runner challenge. (via Red Heart)

15. Starry Stamped Hanukkah Table Runner: If you’re less acquainted with knitting, this stamped table runner still makes for an impressive festive addition. (via Martha Stewart)

16. Golden Chanukah Banner: If you can’t find a Chanukah banner that comes in metallic gold, just whip out the spray paint and you’ll be left with a much more chic sign. (via Chai & Home)

17. Wooden Bead Stars: Wooden beads and yarn make for this simple craft. Hang your finished stars all over the home for easy Hanukkah decor. (via Bildschoenes)

18. Modern Menorah: Who doesn’t love this modern take on a menorah? Metallic gold spray paint and used wine bottles never looked so good. (via Little Miss Party Planner)

How will you be decorating your home for Hanukkah? Let us know in the comments below!