DIY Christmas Ornaments

Before you pull out your box of go-to ornaments from your dusty old attic, you might want to consider making your own this year. Or a few of your own, at the very least!

If you need even more DIY Christmas ornament inspiration after taking a look at the ones we’ve gathered, get some ideas from these DIY holiday decorations. That way, you can make everything match!

Twig Tree Ornaments

Turn a few twigs from your yard and some popsicle sticks from your freezer into tree ornaments. Buy a few star-shaped sequins to use as ornaments and give the whole craft a shimmer.

Get the tutorial at Easy Peasy and Fun.



Pinecone Owls

It’s safe to say these felt birds are a total hoot, right down to their pipe-cleaner talons.

Get the tutorial at Lia Griffith.




Old School Lights Ornaments

These shimmery ornaments get their twinkle from a coat of glitter, so there’s no chance of one burning out.

Get the tutorial at Country Living.



Brass Tacks Ornament

Office supplies FTW! Stud styrofoam balls with pushpins or wrap them with kitchen twine for a textured finish.

Get the tutorial at Good Housekeeping.



Painted Hearts Ornaments

Before you try to wing it freehand, create your own stencil to paint on the main components of your design. Then, use a brush to add the small details.

Get the tutorial at Emuse.