Christmas is only a few days away, but you still have today and tomorrow to accomplish a few last minute DIY projects. Are you in need of some last minute decor or gifts? Here are 12 easy Christmas ornament ideas for you – not only would they make great gifts, but you could tie them to the top of a present as an added embellishment. I guarantee you have supplies on hand to accomplish at least a few of these. One of the ideas I found that particularly thrilled was the punched paper photo ornaments above. I have so many punches, photos and so much paper that it wouldn’t be hard to get a few of these done by tonight. Are you in need of some ideas as well? Continue through the jump!
Faux Hot Chocolate 1 of 11This ornament is made out of recycled materials, including a paper towel tube.
See how it was done on Mega*Crafty
Yarn Candy Canes 2 of 11Children can help you make these ornaments using embroidery thread and simple twisting.
Learn how to do it yourself at Family Fun
Paper Orbs 3 of 11This is a great way to use up that scrapbook paper that you have laying around.
Find the template and instructions at How About Orange
Glitter Ombre Ornaments 4 of 11Use the glitter you have on hand to create a unique color gradation on a glass ball ornament.
Learn how it was made on Instructables
Cute Cones 5 of 11These fun ornaments are easily created from tissue paper and a grocery bag.
Get the how-to at How About Orange
Cookie Cutters 6 of 11
Woven Cookie Stars 7 of 11Children will love winding yarn around recycled cardboard to make pretty designs.
Get the step-by-step at The Crafty Crow
Glitter Snowflakes 8 of 11Use your childhood papercutting skills combined with glitter to make this pretty ornaments.
Learn how to make them at Glitter Guide
Pretty Knock Off 9 of 11You don't have to spend a ton of money to get a designer look - you just need Mod Podge.
Get the step-by-step on Crafterhours
Felt Characters 10 of 11Personalized a a felt ornament with shapes that are special to the gift recipient.
Find out how these were made at Craftster by user ninjanator
Fabric Scrappy 11 of 11Use up those small bits from your fabric stash to cover ornaments - just add Mod Podge.
Read the instructions at Sew to Speak
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