Christmas Crafts


Christmas brings with it a flood of Christmas special products in the market but the charm and warmth of handmade Christmas cards, gifts, home decoration ornaments and other Christmas themed utility items cannot be matched by any factory made product. So, scroll down and get ready to read easy and quick Christmas craft ideas that give you a chance of indulging in the festivity with the play of your creativity and the magic of our special ideas.

Holly Corsage

To make your Christmas different you can try making this new and beautiful version of the traditional pin. Just get hold of the material listed and follow the easy steps as described below.

Material
  • Wool felt of 18*18 inches in varied colours
  • Hot glue gun
  • Iron
  • Assorted embellishments
  • Holy Template
  • Barrettes or brooch pins

Steps
  • Print and cut out the holy template. Now cut one 2.5 by 5 inch rectangle for each pair of leaves. Fold the rectangle into halves.
  • Trace the template on the folded rectangle and cut it out.
  • Unfold it and then cross two felt shapes to prepare four leaves.
  • Use a low temperature glue gun to attach them.
  • Finally, stick the trimmings in the front to decorate it and a pin to the back for it to make it ready to be used.

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Pipe Cleaner Snowflake Ornament

You can make these snowflake ornaments of any size you like. You will amazed to learn this interesting way of converting something as trivial as a pipe cleaner into a decoration ornament.

Material
  • Needle nose pliers
  • Wire cutter
  • 3 pieces of pipe cleaner each of 6 inch length
  • Six 2.5 inch and six 2 inch pieces of pipe cleaner

Steps
  • Use a wire cutter to cut pieces of pipe cleaner in the above mentioned dimensions and quantity.
  • To make six spoked asterisk twist 6 inch pieces together at their midpoint.
  • Keep a 2.5 inch piece at the midpoint of the spoke and twist it on the spoke. Tighten the twist using needle nose pliers. Follow the same for other five spokes.
  • Center one 2 inch piece about 0.5 inch from the arm attached in step 3 near the spoke’s tip. Twist it on the spoke and use needle nose pliers to tighten it.
  • Center one 0.5 inch piece about 0.5 inches away from the arm attached in step 4 and twist it. Tighten it as you had done before. Trim arms if required.
  • Stick a loop of cord at the backside of a spoke to be able to hang your snowflake ornament.
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