These twig toppers add a whimsical touch to gifts (or place settings), and you probably already have most of the supplies.
Photography: Burcu Avsar
Source: Martha Stewart Living, December 2013
Multi-surface satin-finish acrylic paint, by Martha Stewart Crafts, in Party Streamer, Pond, Arrowhead, and Granny Smith, $2 for 2 oz., michaels.com
First collect a few small twigs and lightly sand them, then brush on a coat of craft paint.
Tightly roll small pieces of tinsel garland into pom-poms, trim them to size, and glue them to the twigs.