Okay, forget everything I said about hating Christmas crafts.
This Octowreath (made by the amazing Hine Mizushima for the Luv-able + Hug-able (+ Wearable!) show) has changed my mind. You can make me any Christmas craft you like, as long as it has tentacles. (Or serpents.)
Hine also photographed a squid in the very act of creating holiday crafts:
Everything about this image is wonderful to me; I love the way it looks like it's been taken from a craft magazine circa 1975! And I am desperate for that teeny-tiny sewing basket...
You can see more of her wonderful work at her blog and buy things from her at her Etsy shop!