How to Make Hollow Grapevine Ball Ornaments

Grapevine ball ornaments make beautiful, natural decorations for the home or garden. Now you can make them yourself in a range of sizes to best suit your needs. Get creative with abundant natural materials such as grapevine, stretching your decorating budget and putting your own creative stamp on your decor.

Step 1

Cut or gather grapevines.

Step 2

Purchase inflatable beach balls in whatever size you wish to create your grapevine ornaments.

Step 3

Soak any dry grapevines in warm water for at least half an hour to make pliable. If the vines are fresh, you can skip this step.

Step 4

Inflate the beach ball.

Step 5

Wrap the grapevines around the beach ball, intertwining or overlapping in any pattern you like.

Step 6

Set the covered beach ball aside and allow it to dry.

Step 7

When the vines appear dry, deflate the beach ball and gently pull it out from inside of the grapevine ornament.