Fun and Festive Christmas Ornaments

This Christmas season, put your scrapbook supplies to work on these beautiful (and easy) ornaments.

Diamond Snowflake Ornament

Design by Erin Roe

This paper star shape gets a holiday makeover with glitter adorning the center. Subtle pink dots on the red paper add sass to your ornament.

 

SOURCES: Patterned paper: BoBunny Press. Glitter: Martha Stewart Crafts.

Festive Flower Ornament

Design by Leah Fung

Strips of patterned paper combine to form a pretty floral ornament. Experiment with different papers, lengths, and widths to get a variety of looks.

 

SOURCES: Patterned paper: Making Memories (dot), Recollections (stripe). Paper flowers: Making Memories. Gems: JoAnns Stores.

Circle Snowflake Ornament

Design by Erin Roe

Hold punched border strips together in snowflake circles with white chenille stems. Add a red snowflake to the center for a pop of Christmas color.

 

SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper. Punches: EK Success (border), Fiskars (snowflake). Chenille stems: Creatology.

Paper Lantern Ornament

Design by Erin Clarkson

Although this ornament looks sophisticated, it's a breeze to make. Simply string paper strips on a string and embellish with a beautiful bead.

 

SOURCES: Patterned paper: Cosmo Cricket. Beads: Jewelcraft. Floss: DMC Corp.

Mini Present Ornament

Design by Johanna Peterson

This die-cut paper box is decorated with a bright red bow and a miniature gift tag. Floral patterned paper puts a hip twist on traditional holiday designs.

 

SOURCES: Patterned paper: Making Memories. Dies, die-cutting tools: Lifestyle Crafts (tag), Cricut by Provo Craft (box). Curling ribbon, straight pins: Michaels.

Festive Bird Ornament

Design by Leslie Lightfoot

Your seasonal decorating will take flight with this cute bird. A circle folded in half makes up the bird's bright body. Add looped patterned paper for the wings and tail.

 

SOURCES: Patterned paper: Sassafras (dot), Creativity Inc. (floral, red on red), American Crafts (red spirals). Brads: Creativity Inc. Gems: Hero Arts.

Paper Candy Ornament

Design by Lisa Truesdell

This ornament is as sweet as candy! Swirls of patterned paper and a cute button center form the scrumptious candy. White tissue paper ties up the treat in a pretty bow.

 

SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper. Patterned paper: October Afternoon (large dot, small dot), Pink Paislee (stars). Button: Buttons Galore. Tissue paper: Michaels. Circle punch: Fiskars.

Paper Ball Ornament

Design by Michelle Spaw

Circles punched from pretty paper make an easy ornament. Fold the circles in half and glue sides together for a dimensional ball.

 

SOURCES: Patterned paper: Jillibean Soup (diamond), Pink Paislee (paisley), October Afternoon (all other). Twine, buttons: Jo-Ann Stores. Punch: Marvy Uchida.

Scored Snowflake Ornament

Design by Erin Roe

Basic folds in strips of paper make this delicate striped ornament. A shining button center gives some glitter to your tree.

 

SOURCES: Patterned paper: BasicGrey. Buttons: Blumenthal Lansing. Circle punch: Fiskars. Flock: Martha Stewart Crafts.

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