Mom Gathers Pinecones. Transforms Them Into Exquisite - And Unexpected Christmas Decor
FaithTap Staff 11/6/2015
We see pine cones all the time but we never knew all the cool things you can do with them. From practical to decorative, there are many reasons you'll want to save your pine cones this holiday season!
Pine Cone Garland
For a beautiful decoration to hang around your home, try this fun craft.
Attach a ring screw into the base of the pine cone (painted a festive holiday color) and string twine through the screw.
Make a knot before and after each pine cone to keep it in place.
Now deck your halls with these natural garland.
Snowy Candle Jars
For this fun project all you need is snow texture paint, lace, twine, epsom salt, and pinecones. Get the full instructions here!
Festive Front Door Hanger
Add a little holiday cheer to your front door with this cool idea! All you need is a ring screw, ribbon and your trusty pine cones.
Just like we did before, attach a ring screw to the bottom of the pine cone.
Thread a ribbon through the screw and tie both ends of the ribbon at the top. Once you've strung all the ribbon, tie them together and use them as a hanger on your door!
Pine Cone Wreath
You can make a beautiful wreath that will impress your holiday guests with a hot-glue gun and things found right in your own backyard.
Mini Christmas Tree Table Topper
Hot-glue a star on top and mini planter to the base and you'll have a fun table decoration that's perfect for Christmas dinner.
Impress your kids with this fun craft! Follow the steps below to get it down pat.
Glittered Pine Cones
First, coat your pine cones with aersol spray adhesive, then roll them all through glitter.
Do this one batch at a time, beginning with your lightest color and ending with your darkest.
Let them dry and decorate your house as you see fit!
These magical pinecones will catch everyone's attention during the Christmas party!
Pine Cone Christmas Tree
Using a styrofoam pyramid (found at any craft store) and a hot-glue gun, attach the pine cones base down to the pyramid.
Gorgeous Natural Ornament
This one is super simple! Just add a bow and twine for an easy ornament you can make in seconds.
Pretty Pine Cone Topiary
Even though this may seem like a complicated project, it's not as difficult as you think! Click here for the full instructions.
Edible Pine Cone Centerpiece
Please those with a sweet tooth this Christmas when you try this great recipe!
That's Not All
For even more fun pine cone craft ideas, watch the video below!
A Little Something For Everyone
No matter if you use these cool craft ideas in your own home or give them to loved ones as gifts, they're sure to be a big hit!