Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Christmas Ornaments - Restyled with Felt

My goal is to "restyle" my current Christmas decor with a little material, ribbon and paint... oh, and a little patience too.

Last night I transformed a few ornaments using some felt leftover from my ruffled Christmas tree project.

old ornaments + felt + hot glue =

They remind me of snowballs! 
I have a hard time making the same thing more than once, so they're all one-of-a-kind at this point. 

I started with this...

And with some felt circles & hot glue, they turned into...

From a childproofing perspective, I like how the felt will serve as a cushion should one of my kids decide to pluck one off the tree... I know it's going to happen, it's just a matter of time... I see the little wheels spinning.

next up:  paint! lots of paint!

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