DIY Christmas Ornaments are the most meaningful way to capture Christmas memories you can cherish and hang onto. They can be passed down through the generations or given as gifts.
Plan your DIY Christmas Ornament crafts now so you can have all of your supplies on hand when you gather the kids for ornament making time.
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Many of these 21 DIY Ornament Ideas are for any skill level. The whole family can make easy Christmas ornaments for the tree or to give as gifts.
Visit each one for the instructions.
DIY Christmas Ornaments
A great way to save money and create memories during the holidays is to plan a homemade Christmas ornaments crafting time.
Reflect on those Christmas crafting together memories with every ornament you hang on your family Christmas tree.
This list includes ways to fill clear ornaments, paper ornaments, fabric ornaments, felt ornaments, wood slice ornaments, snowman ornaments, Tartan plaid and Buffalo plaid ornaments.
How To Hang Heavy Ornaments on the Tree
Hang your heaviest ornaments toward in the inside of the tree where the branches are more sturdy. This is part of the layering process we recommend for decorating your tree.
One more tip for hanging heavy ornaments is to invest in these Ornament Anchor heavy duty ornament hooks which say they hold up to 8 lbs. I found them on Amazon.
Hanging heavy ornaments is more of a problem with a live tree rather than artificial trees. Wood slice ornaments can be heavy. I hang my wood ornaments with ribbon on my artificial tree and they look very pretty.
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