How to Make Folded Paper Rosettes
Use this basic technique to turn scrapbooking paper, wallpaper or colored cardstock into a festive decoration.
By: Cristina Bird
- scrapbooking paper, wallpaper or colored card stock
- double-sided tape
- 2 1/2-inch round paper punch
- hot glue gun
- glue sticks
Print and Cut Reindeer Tags
Print and cut the circular Rudolph tags using scissors or a 2-1/2 inch round paper punch.
Fold Paper Rosettes
Fold a 8-1/2 by 11 inch piece of paper into an accordion with 1-inch folds. Repeat twice to get three folded rectangles of paper.
Connect Folded Paper
Fold each widthways and secure with tape. Attach all 3 pieces together and secure the middle with double-sided tape.
Add Party Tag Accent
Hot glue a party tag to the center of the finished rosette.
Hang and Enjoy
Groups of rosettes in varying sizes and colors make eye-catching party decor.
Create Hot Chocolate Favors With Felt Cup Covers
Give guests a warm, sweet drink to enjoy during the holiday season, plus a felt cup cover they can use all year long.
Make Clay Ornaments Stamped With Holiday Cheer
With a set of alphabet stamps and bakeable clay, your favorite holiday saying can become a modern, colorful ornament.
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Handmade sequined balls and bright cutout snowflakes hung on clear monofilament create a festive holiday party backdrop.
How to Make Ombre-Painted Pinecone Ornaments
Classic pinecones get a modern, ombre treatment in this painted DIY project. Use the finished, colorful pinecones as holiday party favors or to decorate your home for the holidays.
Turn Christmas Tablecloths Into Holiday Dish Towels
Bring retro holiday patterns to your party with dish towel favors made from vintage Christmas tablecloths.
Make Your Own Festive Tulle Drink Stirrers
Dress up holiday drinks at your next party with these easy-to-make stirrers.
How to Make Gold Place Cards
Introduce a little metallic flare to your holiday breakfast table with gold embossed place cards that will greet both guests and family members with unexpected elegance.
Make a Festive New Year's Eve Tiara
Using basic party goods as a template, create your own tiaras embellished with glittered cardstock, fringed tissue paper and decorative brads. Or, set up a decorating station and let party guests create their own!
Make Personalized Sleigh Place Cards
Turn our free printable sleigh template into personalized place cards for your Christmas party.
Evergreen Table Centerpiece
A special seasonal foliage centerpiece will dress your table perfectly and set the scene for a festive meal.
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