Need some more ornaments for the tree?
How about making some of your own!
Have felt? And left over beads? How about paperclips? Here's what you can do:
|Vintage style felt ornies|
I made these little ornies in just an hour and two. I cut out the felt pieces (for the blue one I used a pinking shears). Then some of the trim pieces I adhered with needle and thread and others I glued on with my hot glue gun. Some I decorated with beads.
Then I sewed the front and the back together leaving the top open. I stuffed them with leftover stuffing. Before finishing sewing them together, I added a paperclip to simulate the wire hanger at the top of the ornament. Need the pattern? Here ya go:
Click on the picture and then print! You can adjust the size to your needs with your printer or by hand with a grid. Enjoy! And, you could even use these as package decorations! What ever you do, have FUN doing it!