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Craft Video: Paper Christmas Tree Ornament

Published: October 15, 2013

This easy-to-make Christmas tree ornament is a fun and festive way to add a personal touch to your family’s tree this holiday season. Watch the video or follow the instructions below.


Paper Christmas Tree Ornament

Materials

  • Greeting cards or scrap paper (enough for 3 circles with 6-, 4-, and 2-inch diameters)
  • Scissors
  • 12″ piece of wire
  • Needle nose pliers
  • 1 bead

Directions

  1. Cut 3 paper circles, 6-, 4-, and 2-inch diameter.
  2. Fold 1 circle in half, then in half again.
  3. Open circle, so that fold lines form an X shape, then fold in half once more.
  4. Open circle and push sides inward to create two accordion folds.
  5. Snip very top corner of paper with scissors.
  6. Repeat steps 1 through 4 with each circle.
  7. Loop bottom of wire and push through top of each circle, layering largest circle on bottom to smallest on top.
  8. Put bead on wire. Bend wire to create a loop and wrap additional wire around to keep in place.


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