This blog will focus on the design and making of DIY Christmas ornaments.
Be sure to check out the ones that your children could help you with so they can be involved as well. There is nothing better than spending quality time with the family. We are going to focus on the top 5 ornaments that we feel are the best for you to create but make sure to check out the full list of 50 below.
We are picking the top 5 for a variety of reasons including ease of creating, decorative charm and cost to make as a few reasons. Instructions are provided in each link on how to produce each ornament.
Great for Families
Children’s Handprint Ornament
We chose this craft as it is a great way to bring the family together and do a craft with your children. After all, Christmas is about spending time with family and what better way to do that than doing something fun. Your kids will enjoy making this painted hand-print ornament with you because they get to help and also can get messy without getting in trouble. These ornaments make great gifts for family and friends too!
For the Birds
Make a craft that even nature will enjoy. This birdseed ornament can be formed into any shape to promote whatever holiday you want. Since this is for the Christmas season and it is harder for birds to find food due to snow, why not create a snowman, Christmas tree, or ornament shape? The birds will enjoy it and these help out our winged friends.
To Greet Santa
Santa is a popular figure at Christmastime and that is to no surprise why. Kids love him across the globe but as different names such as Father Noel. This simple and fun ornament can be made with both plastic or glass ornaments and a wide variety of items you can use for the black belt.
Another fun one for Kids
Almost every kid want to makes beaded ornaments and now is the chance to make a beaded ornament with your children or for your crafting business. These simple to make candy cane beaded ornaments are an easy craft to decorate your tree, hooks or gifts. Since there are so many bead options out there, your designs can be extremely creative and unique!
Give the Tree Some Snowflakes
Make your own snowflakes with hot glue. It isn’t hard to create a snowflake with only hot glue and you can either use a template or free hand your designs because after all, no two snowflakes are alike. Some simple household materials are needed before you get started so if you have glue sticks, you can get started right away.
But checkout the full list:
Those are our favorites out of the list below but there are many other great projects so check out the rest of them here:
Which one is your favorite?
Did you try making one of these? Do you have a favorite? Let us know in the comments below.