Beautifully bright red, this small shatterproof berry looks beautifully ripe—a prime pick for the Christmas tree.
glitter spun cotton strawberries ornament

We've got just the thing for a starter tree: a box of handmade ornaments so delectable, they'll conjure visions of sugarplums. And because they're crafted from shatterproof spun cotton—coated in craft paint, then glitter—you can gift a full set knowing they'll stand the test of time (and pets, and toddlers).

For more ideas, scroll through our entire collection of DIY Ornaments.


What you need


How to do it

Part 1

Step 1

Paint strawberry with craft paint; let dry. Apply craft glue with a paintbrush, then sprinkle with bright-red glitter; let dry.

Step 2

Apply little dots of craft glue all over strawberry, then apply black glitter to glue dots with finger. Let dry.

Step 3

Cut out a four-pointed star shape from green paper. Affix to top of strawberry with hot glue.

Step 4

Poke hole in strawberry through center of green paper with wire. Remove wire, apply a spot of craft glue to end, reinsert, and let dry.


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