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DIY Christmas Ornaments

Decorate your holiday tree with handmade ornaments made from Christmas balls, crystals, glitter, paint, and more.

Cute Cheap or Free Christmas Ornaments You Can Make Yourself
Decorating a tree on a small budget doesn't mean it will be sparse or boring. Use your creativity to come up with ideas that will reflect your interests and personal style. For example, take ordinary objects and turn them into customized Christmas tree decorations, like these ideas from your Guide to Interior Decorating.

Tips on Decorating Your Christmas Tree
Find good ideas on how to decorate your Christmas tree, then go on to find DIY ornaments.

Glitter Ornaments from Martha Stewart
This project shows how to apply glitter to plain glass ornaments, nuts, and pinecones for some gorgeous ornaments.

HGTV's Christmas Crafts Index
You'll find something interesting to make on this list of holiday craft projects and ideas.

Paper Stars
Photos and instructions from HGTV to create your own star ornaments out of paper strips, using only glue and scissors. From the Carol Duvall Show, Episode CDW-203.

Washi Paper Tree Ornaments
HGTV's instructions for paper tree ornaments to make yourself out of Japanese Washi paper. From HGTV's Carol Duvall Show: Episode CDS-469.

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