Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Handmade Star Christmas Ornaments


Yesterday I shared my handmade vintage snowflake ornament I made to sell a local boutique and also at an Antique store's open house. I also handmade these vintage inspired wooden star ornaments. They were so fun to make! I love making ornaments! 


I painted these wooden stars cream and distressed them.


Then I embellished them with vintage book page pinwheels {tutorial here}, German Glass Glitter {one of the prettiest things on earth!}, and red glitter snowflakes.  


I tied them up with red and white baker's twine.


I love making things for Christmas! 

~I made a couple extra that I will have available in the Shoppe~


I am sharing a post that is near and dear to my heart today over at Kristin's blog on an experience that made me truly grateful. 


I hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving! 

9 comments :

Jennifer Taylor said...

Ooooh! I love your crafty stuff Kristen! You always inpired me to do something! Maybe I will have a craft day with the girls and makes some new ornaments for the tree! Miss you and love you!

Kelly @ thelilypadcottage said...

Loved your post over at Simply Klassic, how scary. So glad he is all right! Beautifully written as always :)

Amy Kinser said...

You do beautiful work!

I love "trying" to make Christmas ornaments also. I may be the only one who likes them, but that's okay because it sure is fun!

Blessings, Amy

City Farmhouse said...

Hi Kristen! So cute, I made some very similar from old books. Happy Thanksgiving!

20 North Ora said...

Kristen - Beautiful ornaments. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family.

Judy

Kristin @ Simply Klassic Home said...

So so so so PRETTY!!! I love them!!!

shaggysheephome said...

Love the colors! Love your gratitude story

Cozy Little House said...

Very cute!
Brenda

Optimistic Existentialist said...

These put me in the Christmas spirit!!

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