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"How to Make Ornaments: 10 Christmas Ornaments to Make" eBook

By: Julia Litz, editor of

How to Make Ornaments: 10 Christmas Ornaments to Make How to Make Ornaments: 10 Christmas Ornaments

Is there anything more iconic then a lit-up, sparkly Christmas tree? When the holiday season starts, one of the first things you’ll notice is the outline of a shiny Christmas tree in your neighbor’s front window. It seems that one of the most important and meaningful activities after Thanksgiving is unwrapping ornaments and decorating the tree. Get in on the spirit and create your own memories by creating your own homemade ornaments.

There are so many options for anyone that wants to know how to make ornaments. There are the more traditional round ornaments, yarn-crafted ornaments that are made by knitting or crocheting as well as sewn ornaments. There are also ornaments you can make on your own and ornaments you can make with kids. The possibilities are endless when it comes to Christmas ornaments. Make one tonight – it’s a great way to feel the holiday spirit!

In this eBook, there are three types of ornament crafts: Christmas ball ornaments, Christmas crafts for kids and Christmas ornament ideas. If you’re looking for Christmas decorating ideas, then you’ll be amazed by all this eBook has to offer! Within the 26 pages of How to Make Ornaments: 10 Christmas Ornaments to Make, you’ll find all kinds of Christmas ornaments to make with inexpensive, easy-to-use materials. Whether you want to spend an afternoon crafting or enjoy family time around the table, this eBook has got you covered with plenty of free, easy Christmas ornaments to make. This eBook is free and is downloaded as a PDF file so you can save it on your desktop forever!

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Christmas Ball Ornaments: Music Sphere Ornament

Is there anything better than a little Christmas music to set the mood? If you’re musically inclined (or you want to be), this is the perfect Christmas ornament to make. Start with a Styrofoam ball and cover it in recycled sheet music or scrapbook paper! This is a great way to reuse old songbooks or paper that might otherwise be thrown away or recycled. Also, use Wordstrips for your Christmas ornaments. Make it all come together with a coat of Modge Podge and glitter! Customize your ornament to add a meaningful touch.

Christmas Ball Ornaments: Snow Ball Ornament

In just three steps, you can create a Christmas ornament that looks like a little round snowball! Craft beginners will love this easy-to-make ornament. Start with a Styrofoam ball and as many flat head pins as you can find. You will need felt for this ornament but have no fear – you don’t need to cut the felt into perfect circles to achieve the best look. This is the perfect craft for something that wants to make homemade ornaments for less.


How to Make Ornaments: 10 Christmas Ornaments to Make 

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Christmas Crafts for Kids: Cardboard Star Ornament

Christmas crafts for kids can be messy, but not this fun ornament! You can use recycled cardboard tubes to make your own pretty star. What a great way to trim your trash and help the Earth! Christmas ornament ideas like this one are perfect if you want to save yourself a trip to the craft store – all of these supplies are easy to find and very inexpensive. Use simple Elmer’s Glue and pipe cleaner to complete your craft.

Christmas Crafts for Kids: Ballerina Ornament

Is there a little ballerina in your life? If so, then they will go crazy for this adorable ornament. Use Popsicle sticks and tissue paper help this little ornament come to life. Use google eyes, yarn and other embellishments to personalize your ballerina. This is the perfect craft for kids because it used easy materials that are easy to work with. Watch as creativity comes to life!



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Christmas Ornament Ideas: Pom Burlap Christmas Ornaments

If you’ve ever wanted to know how to make ornaments but you don’t have a ton of expensive materials, you don’t have to worry. This ornament requires only a half a yard of fabric – it doesn’t even have to be burlap! In fact, the designer of this craft used natural muslin for her ornament. Grab a glue fun, some scissors and plastic ornaments and get to work! This is one of the most fun decorations to make for your tree.

Christmas Ornament Ideas: 3D Star Ornament

Love the look of origami? Then this is the perfect project for you. Best of all, you don’t have to fold the paper – just cut out pieces and glue them together. Christmas ornament ideas like this one are a little less traditional but still so much fun. It doesn’t even take an hour to create this ornament – just cut out the stars and glue the pieces together! You can even watch TV while you make this ornament.

Christmas Ornament Ideas: Snowman Pail Ornament

Who doesn’t love a smiling snowman? What about a group of smiling snowmen? Fill a little paint pail with a few jumbo craft sticks covered in paint. Use hot glue a toothbrush, stencils and other materials to create a desired look. This ornament is sure to leave a smile on your face! Crafts for Christmas don’t get much cuter or more fun than this.

Christmas Ornament Ideas: Crystal Snowflake Ornaments

Sparkly beads make everything more fun and during the Christmas season, they can really elevate your crafts. Start with a blank snowflake form and add beads. You can use the pattern provided or come up with your own ideas. In just two steps, you’ll have your own pretty snowflake ornament. This is a great Christmas ornament to make in less than an hour. Give one as a gift to your favorite girly girl – it’s sure to be a showstopper during the holiday season.

Christmas Ornament Ideas: Mercury Glass Star Ornaments

Turn boring stars into amazing orbs with some water and paint. You only need three different craft supplies for this project and an hour of free time and you’ll have a pretty, traditional ornament to create these Christmas ornaments. Make a bunch at one time and hang them on different areas of your tree – they look great and have tons of personality!

Christmas Ornament Ideas: Birdie Ornaments

There’s a reason why this project is popular on AllFreeChristmasCrafts – it’s just so cute! This is one of the best Christmas ornament to make if you love to work with a needle and thread. In fact, you don’t even need a sewing machine! Use fun, bright floss and plan felt to create a birdie that really sticks out. Make this ornament in an evening and just wait for the compliments to begin. Be prepared to make a few for friends and family members!

Learn how to make 10 different ornaments with help from this free eBook. As you’ll see in this eBook Christmas decorating ideas come in all shapes and sizes. In fact, there is not one right way to make an ornament. You can sew one, glue one, paint one or just draw one – it’s up to you. Use this eBook as an inspiration throughout the year. Even when the sun is blazing and the temperatures are soaring, you can make a festive ornament to evoke the spirit of the holidays.


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