How to Make Glitter String Ornaments

Why not make a few Glitter Ornaments for Christmas out of string or yarn?

They are fast and easy and inexpensive to make.

This is a fun project to do with the kids.

You can make them in any color you want.

Just use colors to match your holiday color scheme.





  • Blow up the Ballon the size you want the ornament to be
  • Tie the string or yarn around the top of the balloon
  • Pull it tight and wind it around the balloon
  • Stop winding when it looks the way you want
  • Cut the end when finished winding
  • Tuck the end under another string and tie a knot
  • Pour the Mod Podge into a bowlApply the Mod Podge to the balloon with a foam paint brush
  • Make sure the sting is wet everywhere
  • When you finish, apply glitter using the second bowl to catch excess
  • Dry overnight
  • Cut the balloon through one of the areas bare of string
  • Push the balloon away from the string on the inside of the string
  • Clip the top of the balloon off
  • Pull the ballon out through an opening in the string
  • Attach string or yarn for hanging on the tree

This is such an easy and fun way to get lots of tree decorations.

If you love a tree with homemade or more casual decorations, I think these fill the bill for that.

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