Christmas · DIY

12 days of Christmas crafts…day 10.

Here are a few quick and easy natural ornaments that you and your family still have time to make. I absolutely love this blog and all of the sweet things this family makes, plus hearing about the tales of the Little Red House. 🙂

Our Little Red House

Day 10-DIY-Tiny handmade ornaments

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It is so much fun giving and receiving little handmade ornaments.

Over the years we have made baby hand print ornaments.

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Tiny baskets with little embroidery thread balls and toothpicks with black beads as knitting needles.

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Besides making our own we also buy from other artists out in the world.

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This little paper angel was my favorite hand made ornament I bought this year. I bought it from the Scandinavian festival. The woman I bought it from told me her friend makes them and they take a long time to make.

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My most recent purchase was a little walnut mouse from the children’s theater. It’s half a walnut shell with little whiskers on one side and a Santa hat. All hand made by tiny hands.

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We make a new ornament every year, it’s a tradition. Usually what ever ornament we design for that year gets added…

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Christmas · DIY

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