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Pearl Snowflake Ornament

When adorned with pearls in a six-point design, these pristine baubles are akin to a flurry of flakes on your Christmas tree.

pearl snowflake ornament DIY

Photography: Shanna Sullivan

Source: Martha Stewart

Introduction

These were used to decorate our Winter White Christmas tree.

materials

  • White ball ornaments

  • Flat-back pearls in assorted sizes (Pictured: Mixed Flat Back Pearl Beads by Bead Landing, $10, michaels.com)

  • Hot-glue gun

  • White ribbon (Pictured: Double-Faced Satin Ribbon in White, $2.98 per yard, mjtrim.com)

  • Scissors

steps

  1. Arrange pearls on a six-point snowflake design, securing to ball ornament with dabs of hot glue. (Tip: For a dimensional look, we used the largest size pearl as the center, six medium-size ones for the spokes, and smaller ones for the tips.) Let dry completely.

    white pearl snowflake ornament
  2. Cut a length of ribbon and tie into a bow on the metal cap.

    white pearl snowflake ornament

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