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Christmas Ornaments to Make: Over 150 DIY Ornaments!

Browse a huge list of Christmas ornaments to make! No need to buy any ornaments with these tutorials for DIY Christmas ornaments!

One of my favorite Christmas crafts is making new DIY ornaments.  Christmas ornaments are not just for trees!  You can hang them anywhere… banister, chandeliers, cabinets, etc.

Over the past few years, I have also added quite a few artificial trees to my Christmas decor.  Thank goodness for Goodwill and thrift stores! 

I scored a bunch of new greenery and flocked them all to look like a winter wonderland!  You can read all about how to flock a tree and check out my Christmas home tours if you are interested.

So with my new trees and I need new Christmas tree decorations.  I went to find some new inexpensive Christmas decorations on Pinterest to make and my eyes bulged out of my head! 

There are so many amazing and creative ideas out there that I hadn’t thought of.  

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DIY Christmas ornaments to make at home! Browse how to make different kind of handmade ornaments that use baubles, wood, paper, corks, and more! #ornaments

I was so inspired to get crafting that I wanted to share all of these cute Christmas decorations that you can make at home.  Throw an ornament-making craft party like I did or get your kiddos involved.

Are you ready to oooh and awe??  Below is a list of 170 DIY Christmas ornaments.  I am positive you will find one in this list that you will want to make, I have found a ton!

The list is separated into handmade Christmas baubles, wood ornaments, paper Christmas ornaments, and just plain cool Christmas ornaments that use all sorts of different crafting mediums.

Grab a cup of coffee or better yet one of these amazing hot chocolates and enjoy!

DIY Christmas Ornaments

Handmade Christmas Baubles

One of the easiest ways to make DIY Christmas ornaments is by using clear plastic or glass baubles. The following creative bloggers make handmade Christmas baubles from clear, plastic, glass, different shaped and everything in between!

Wooden Christmas Ornaments

Another fun and easy way to make handmade ornaments is with wood. Any kind and any shape of wood, from wood slices to sticks. The following amazing tutorials will inspire you to add some DIY rustic Christmas decor to your tree this year!

Fabric Ornaments to Make

These unique ornaments use some kind of fabric. Felt isi a popular and cheap fabric to use in making ornaments. Some of the tutorials come with free patterns too! So if you are a seamstress or want to learn to sew make sure to browse through these fabric ornaments.

Handmade Paper Ornaments

Paper is another great craft medium to make homemade ornaments with. Cheap and so many different colors and patterns to choose from including cardstock, old cards, maps, cardboard, and more!

More Cool Christmas Ornaments!

I found some more creative DIY Christmas ornaments using a bunch of other materials including dough, buttons, metal, and everything in between!

Whew!!  Inspiring, right??  What’s on your list to make?

Thanks so much for stopping by and have a creative day!

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Teresa Britton

Friday 4th of October 2019

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