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DIY Christmas Ornament | Handmade Christmas gift

Thank you so much for joining me for this DIY Christmas Ornament tutorial, Let's jump right in.

I needed a handmade gift for a co-worker in short order, so I grabbed some clear ornaments from Micheals and promptly brought them home to be altered. I started by adding some Crystal Clear Polycrylic inside the Ornament so that my Glitter would stick to the entire area. Once I shook my Rock Candy glitter around I set the Ornament aside to dry and started working on the outside.

I brought out my Cricut Air 2 and cut a design for the front of the Ornament from some Red and White Vinyl. After weeding the vinyl, I used some transfer tape to move the design onto my Ornament. Then for some added interest around the rest of the Ornament, I used some snowflake dies from my stash and cut them out of the same White vinyl.

For a final touch, I brought in some beautiful ribbon to create a way to hang the Ornament and a bow, I added a snowflake adornment to the bow as well for some added shimmer and shine. I love how this turned out!!

Thank you so much for stopping by for this quick look at my DIY Christmas Ornament tutorial. If you would like a more in-depth look please check out the video below, I also have a complete supplies list in case you want to know exactly what I used. I hope to see you again very soon!!


Clear Ornament

Minwax Crystal Clear Polycrylic

Distress Rock Candy Glitter

Garland and tinsel glitter

Nuvo spoon


Nuvo Deluxe Glue

White Vinyl

Red vinyl

Sizzix Switch Die cutting machine

Sizzix Standard Multi-purpose Base

Sizzix Standard Plates

Sizzix Chrome Precision Plate

Cricut Air 2

Bulb Pins

Beautiful Ribbon

Tim Holtz Glass media mat

Tim Holtz paper trimmer

Tim Holtz Mini Paper Snowflake Dies

Simon Says Stamp Harmony Snowflake Wafer Dies

Tim Holtz mini Snips

Tim Holtz Craft Pick

Reverse Tweezers

Designs Bundles Christmas Split Letters

Tim Holtz SnowFlake Adornments

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