How to Make Sweater Christmas Tree Decorations

Use scraps of sweaters, Styrofoam cones, toilet paper rolls, sequins and pompoms to make adorable tabletop tree decorations. 

Christmas Sweater Tree

Christmas Sweater Tree

Photo by: Chelsea Laine Francis

Chelsea Laine Francis

Tools and Materials

  • foam cones
  • green sweater
  • sequins and sequin pins
  • toilet paper rolls
  • craft glue
  • scissors
  • seed beads
  • pompoms

Step 1

Christmas Sweater Tree

Christmas Sweater Tree

Wrap a scrap of sweater around the cone to determine what to size triangle to cut the material. When you have the size right, mark and then cut the fabric.

Step 2

Christmas Sweater Tree

Christmas Sweater Tree

Pin the fabric to the cone using sequin pins.

Step 3

Christmas Sweater Tree

Christmas Sweater Tree

Using a combination of sequins, seed beads and sequin pins to decorate the trees.

Step 4

Christmas Sweater Tree

Christmas Sweater Tree

Glue a toilet paper or wrapping paper tube to the bottom of the tree. Add decorative trim to the base of the tree to hide connection points.

Step 5

Christmas Sweater Tree

Christmas Sweater Tree

Photo by: Chelsea Laine Francis

Chelsea Laine Francis

Add pompoms on top as stars.

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