DIY Pretty Vintage-Style Ornaments!

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Following is a fun Christmas Craft and guest post
by Nicole at Thrifty Decorating ~ enjoy!!

I fell in love with THESE ornaments from Miss Mustard Seed and started thinking……could I mimic them?

I went to Michael’s and found their fillable glass ornaments at 40% off!

I grabbed one of my old piano books…..yes, it already looked “vintage”….I didn’t even need to age it!

I ran the music through my paper shredder until I had a pile of shredded strips….

I loved Miss Mustard Seed’s, but I wanted to add a little bit of sparkle to mine…

Using regular glue and Martha’s white gold glitter, I painted the tops with glue and shook on the glitter…

I am just loving how they turned out!

I can’t wait to hang them on our tree!

Nicole is a homeschooling mom of 3 who shares crafts, DIY projects and her homeschooling adventures at her blog Thrifty Decorating.  You can also follow her on Facebook where she daily posts creative ideas, household tips, and additional homeschooling links or follow her Pinterest boards to get some creative inspiration!

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See Also:
BIG List of Fun Christmas Crafts at TheFrugalGirls.com

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5 Responses to DIY Pretty Vintage-Style Ornaments!

  1. Rupi says:

    They look lovely – what a great way to reuse and save :)

  2. Great job!!! I love everything about this! Especially the savings part!!

  3. John says:

    That girl knows what she’s doing!

  4. lynn bauman says:

    I was wondering if you could also shred Christmas paper or cut up some ribbon?

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