8 DIY Christmas Ornaments You’ll Be Proud to Hang on Your Tree
Homemade Christmas ornaments can be incredibly chic, not to mention incredibly sentimental. Just pick one of these ideas for unique ornaments, and start crafting.
Christmas Tree Star Ornaments
Courtesy Katie Hea
Recycle a little cardboard, scraps of yarn and cardstock for these charming, homemade Christmas ornaments from Live Craft Eat. (Your kids can totally help, too!) Head to Live Craft Eat for the full instructions. Check out these other easy Christmas ornaments your kids can help you make.
Vintage Map Ornaments
courtesy Adrienne Boswell from Chic California
courtesy Gimme Some Oven
Dress up simple glass balls with this sweet idea from Gimme Some Oven—sugary sprinkles! Get the instructions from Gimme Some Oven.
Wood Slice String Art Ornaments
courtesy Sara McClure author-of-www.happybrownhouse.com
You probably have everything you need for these rustic Christmas ornaments in and around your house—a few nails, a slice of wood from a thick branch, and some colorful twine. Get the full instructions at Happy Brown House. (By the way, this is what your Christmas tree wishes you knew.)
Gem Icicle Ornaments
courtesy Jessica Hill of madincrafts.com
Homemade Christmas ornaments don’t have to look “crafty.” These glittery icicle ornaments will add a touch of glam to your tree. Get the full instructions from Mad in Crafts. Have too many ornaments for your tree? Try these creative ideas for using them in your holiday decor.
Christmas Candy Ornaments
courtesy Frugal Mom Eh
Pretty hard rock candies and an oven are all you need to make these stained-glass looking ornaments. A little confectioners glaze will help them last season after season! See how to make them at Frugal Mom Eh.
courtesy Melissa from Mama Miss
These adorable stars will add a colorful and whimsical touch to your tree. Get the instructions at Mama Miss.