50 Beautiful Ornaments YOU Can Recreate! Part 1


Stuck in a rut when it comes to Christmas decorating? Budget got you down? How about 50 beautiful ornaments that you can recreate? Turn that frown upside down, these are budget friendly!

Hello friends!

Have I got a treat for you today! I reached out to my blogging friends for ornament inspiration and boy howdy did they deliver! 50 beautiful ornaments you can recreate!

Seriously, there is something for every theme, every tree, every style! This will be part 1 of 2 for this post. The ideas are so very good- I don’t want you to miss out on any of these happy beauties!

So, let’s get started with all this fabulousness!


Do you have a Farm House Inspired Tree? These Grain sack ornaments are so cute from Confessions of a Plate Addict! Would you believe they were practically free? True story – Debbie’s own words!

DIY Grain Sack Ornaments



Ariel blogs at PMQ for Two and let me tell you – I will be following her lead with this awesome up-cycle. Who doesn’t have a few fun but broken necklaces taking up space?

Upcycled Christmas Ornaments



Ready for a fun addition to your tree? These little robots are made out of scraps. I know my son would love to make these and Michelle at Weekend Craft made the instructions  easy.

DIY Robot Ornaments



I’m seeing several forest style Christmas trees this year and Corinna from A Designer at Home created these sweet little ornament perfect for a woodsy theme.

Twig & Glitter Christmas Ornaments



Ready to step out of the box on creating something new for your tree? How about glamorous paint brushes – with fur and jewels? Jen, who blogs at The Magic Paint Brush Inc. can show you how make your own.

DIY Glittered Ornaments/Paint Brushes



Ashley at Handmade Haven took a spin on the tradition snowflake decoration by making her ornament out of metal.. thats right, metal. So cool, can’t wait to try it!

Metal Christmas Snowflake Ornaments



Simple yet elegant truly describes Laura’s Amaryllis Inspired Christmas ornament. It’s a stunner, friends. You can full instructions at Inspiration for Moms.

DIY Amaryllis Inspired Christmas Ornament



Ok, show of hands… who has puzzles with missing pieces? Yeah, me too. Che has a super cute answer for those lone puzzle pieces. Take a look at these easy ornaments at That’s What Che Said.

Puzzle Piece Ornaments


Why not add an adorable gumball ornament to the mix? Che shows you how here!


Our Crafty Mom took an ordinary deer ornament and turned it into something perfect for the farmhouse tree!

DIY Wood Slice Deer Ornament


Do not throw away the cereal boxes! You gotta try this awesome idea from Christine who blogs at Where The Smiles Have Been. How can an old cereal box become a uber cool rusted Christmas ornament? See how she did it…

DIY Faux Rusted Metal State Ornaments


Reusing sweaters for winter decor is very popular, Petal and Ply takes a new spin on the idea with a stamped version. Love how these turned out.

Sweater Stamped Clay Ornaments


Jessica at Petal and Ply also shares this sweet take on a DIY Snowball Ornament.

Yarn Snowball Ornament


This little beauty takes a Cricut cutting machine. It’s amazing what you can create! Try this ornament dreamed up by Sheri at Hazel and Gold Designs.

DIY Subway Art Faux Suede Christmas Ornament



Carrie from Lovely Etc. created two very sweet ornaments perfect for Farmhouse Decor. Keeping the meaning clear.

DIY Mini Farmhouse Sign Christmas Ornament


O Little Town of Bethlehem Ornament


Do you have a laundry scoop laying around? If you are like me, you have a few! Well if you do – guess what? That scoop can be an ornament! Yep, Susan from Organized 31 will show you how.

Recycled Laundry Scoop Christmas Decorations


Adding Vintage style is easy when you recreate Amy’s Christmas Bingo Cards! Cute thing about this craft? You can play or enjoy the vintage vibe by hanging them from your tree! All the How To’s are at Atta Girl Says.

Christmas Bingo Card Handmade Ornaments


Time for a little glam! Tammy from Pink Peppermint Design delivers with her take on the traditional monogram using German glass glitter.

German Glass Glitter DIY Monogram Ornament


Kathy from Up to Date Interiors knocks her little ornament reimagine out of the park with a little ribbon tape. So simple, such BIG impact!

DIY Ribbon Tape Ornaments


I’m crushing on this sweet boho style Christmas Tree ornament that my friend Nicki whipped up. She promises it’s super easy! Check out Sweet Parrish Place…

Boho Christmas Tree Ornament


Who doesn’t love a good pouf? How about an adorable one for your tree? Patti from Hearth and Vine has the perfect one!

DIY Mini Pouf Ornament Tutorial


I gotta admit, I fell hard for this classy tassel wreath. I love the how sleek and chic it is and it has really big impact!  Jess from Domicile 37 has the step by step.

DIY Tasseled Christmas Wreath


Jess created these unique Monogram ornaments that can double for gift tags! I love their trendy appeal.

Abstract Monogram Ornament/Gift Tag


Cindy, the gal behind DIY Beautify took a basic clear ornament and added a ton of style! How cute would these be as place cards? The ideas are endless!

Marbled Metallic Ornaments

Whew! Are you so inspired to go and DIY to your heart’s content? I sure am! Guess what?!? This is only part 1!!! Seriously MORE reimagined goodness to come!

Oh! and  I want to mention a sweet little Christmas Home Hop that is happening this week that I am participating in.


Find Part 2 of 50 beautiful ornaments you can create here.

Till later, friends!

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