13 Trendy DIY Ornaments

Beautify your tree with a homemade touch that is top on the trends. You can start out by using glass ball ornaments and painting them with glitter or even candy sprinkles. Drink stirrers come in handy when you are making geometric ornaments, and ombre adds a lovely artistic touch to a tree. If you’re really feeling crafty, go ahead and throw an ornament-making party with friends and family. And it’s super easy to get the kids involved in the fun, too!

Check out the 13 trendy DIY ornaments here…

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  • Snow Ornament 2 of 14

    Learn how to create a sweet snow ornament with the kids. 
    Get the tutorial at Design Improvised

  • Gold Leaf Ornament 3 of 14

    Learn how to make beautiful golden designs on your ornaments.
    Get the tutorial at Henry Happened

  • Bottle Cap Reindeer 4 of 14

    Here is a great way to recycle bottle caps, and bonus: it's a fun craft idea.
    Get the tutorial at The Country Chic Cottage

  • Gold-Dipped Ornaments 5 of 14

    These trendy gold-dipped ornaments are sure to make a scene on your tree.
    Get the tutorial at Suburble

  • Ombre Ornaments 6 of 14

    Use glass stains to create this beautiful ombre effect.
    Get the tutorial at Ambrosia Girl

  • Ornament Pinatas 7 of 14

    Everyone loves a fun pinata! Make some mini ones for your tree.
    Get the tutorial at Studio DIY

  • Cupcake Ornament 8 of 14

    Make these adorable cupcake ornaments for your tree this year! Everyone loves a cupcake.
    Get the tutorial at Miss Nelsons Got The Camera

  • Salt Dough Ornaments 9 of 14

    Make salt dough ornaments in any shape you'd like.
    Get the tutorial at Pretty Prudent

  • Friendly and Fun Elves 10 of 14

    These adorable ornaments are fun to make and you can add your own touch by using different colors of yarn and felt.
    Get the tutorial at A Lion's Nest

  • Tissue Fringe Ornaments 11 of 14

    Decorate your pine-ata with fringe ornaments made from tissue paper.
    Get the tutorial at Pretty Prudent

  • Chalkboard Ornaments 12 of 14

    Chalkboard ornaments are great because you can add your own personal touch by writing messages to your loved ones.
    Get the tutorial at Finding Home Online

  • Burned Wood Ornaments 13 of 14

    Write words or draw designs into wood for natural ornaments this year.
    Get the tutorial at Design Mom

  • Sharpie Ornaments 14 of 14

    Decorate ceramic ornaments with Sharpie markers.
    Get the tutorial at Pretty Prudent

Jacinda Boneau is a fabric designer and founding co-editor at Pretty Prudent, the premier design and lifestyle blog providing inspiration and instruction to help anyone create beautiful things, food, and experiences for their friends and family.

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