Holly Jolly DIY Paper Ornaments
The best part about decorating the Christmas tree is being able to customize your holiday aesthetic! Now you can put a homemade spin on your tree with these positively stunning Holly Jolly DIY Paper Ornaments! This simple ornament craft is a Christmas activity the whole family can enjoy. Just cut, staple, and hang for festive decor you won't want to take down until February! These DIY ornaments are modeled after a classic ornament shape, and they'll complement any other wintry decor. The best part? Since this paper ornament tutorial uses brilliantly colored holiday print paper, it's an easy way to deck the halls on a budget.
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Estimated CostUnder $10
Time to CompleteUnder an hour
Primary TechniquePaper Crafts
Project or Page Size8.5 inches x 11 inches
Type of Paper UsedConstruction Paper
Age GroupElementary School, Pre-Teens, Teens
Project TypeMake a Project
- Westcott 8'' Design Line Scissors
- Westcott Carbo Titanium Narrow Body Trimmer
- Colorful paper
- Hole punch
Gather your supplies.
Using your Westcott CarboTitanium Narrow Body Trimmer cut the paper into one-inch strips (using five strips per ornament). Make two strips seven inches, two that are six inches, and one that is five inches.
Stack strips together and line up the top edges. Staple one-inch down to leave room for a hole-punched twine handle.
On the opposite end, line up all the different length strips so they meet. The ornament will then take shape. Secure with another staple.
Next, punch a hole in the top and cut the twine with your Westcott 8” Design Line Scissors. Last, tread the twine through the hole and hang for all to see!
What's your favorite DIY Christmas ornament? Let us know below in the comments!
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