Whether you have a towering fir in need of a bit of bling or an all-white tree that could use a pop, here are 14 do-it-yourself ornaments that you'll actually want to make — and can pull off with ease.
1. DIY Fabric-Wrapped Christmas Tree Ornaments
2. DIY Embroidery Hoop Christmas Ornaments
3. DIY Gold Glitter Ornaments
4. DIY Marbled Ornaments
5. DIY Mini Bottle Brush Tree Ornaments
This DIY Christmas decor looks like it came from some fancy store, but they only take a few minutes to make. Perfect for trimming your tree, but you can also use them to add a seasonal touch to your mantle or as place settings for your table. Learn how Shauna from Satori Design made these festive ornaments here.
6. DIY Clay Ornaments
7. DIY Graphic Painted Ornaments
Retro chic, anyone? Inspired by the Memphis design movement of the 1980s, these graphic painted ornaments by Kara from A Kailo Chic Life are completely eye-catching — and surprisingly simple to create.
8. DIY Geometric Ornaments
Being a minimalist doesn't mean you have to be content with a bare tree. Grab a cup of warm cocoa and make these sparkling geometric gems instead. All you need are some brass jewelry connectors and a little string, and voilà ... you've created elegant minimalist magic. Caitlin from The Merrythought shares the how-to here.
9. DIY Marble Tree Ornaments
The weather outside may be frightful, but this marbled DIY by Jeran from Oleander and Palm is so delightful. Turn on the twinkly lights and watch these black and white clay trees steal the show.
10. DIY Bright Berry Ornaments
11. DIY Wood Burned Snowflake Ornaments
12. DIY Tree Ornaments
A modern twist on a Christmas classic, these wood tree ornaments by Kristi Murphy are a study in contrast. Bold black paint in unique and graphic arrangements on thin pieces of birch wood result in minimal yet eye-catching decorations that will pair beautifully with the rest of your Scandinavian holiday decor.
13. DIY House Cookie Cutter Ornaments
Sometimes you've got to think outside of the box. Case in point: This genius tutorial from Caitlin over at The Merrythought that transforms cookie cutters into modern DIY Christmas ornaments.
14. DIY Bath Salt Ornaments
Filled with rose petals and lavender bath salts, these ornaments by Luisa from Why Don't You Make Me? are fun and fragrant. To make 'em extra festive, try a few drops of peppermint oil or cinnamon sticks and dried orange slices. What's great is that you can give these as gifts to all of your bath loving friends, too.