Personalized Glass Ornaments

With a special message tucked inside each one, these one-of-a-kind ornaments are made with surprisingly simple supplies.
Personalized Glass Christmas Ornament

Personalized Glass Christmas Ornament

By: Whitney Gainer and Ashley Turner

Materials Needed:

  • clear glass ornaments
  • decorative ribbon or twine
  • computer and printer
  • lightweight card stock
  • pencil

Write Messages for Recipients

First, purchase clear glass ornaments from a craft supply store or a home improvement store. Then, type personalized holiday messages for each ornament on lightweight card stock. Try and keep every message to just one line. You can include many messages on the same piece of paper, but make sure to leave ample space between each line.

Clear Glass Ornaments

Clear Glass Ornaments

Cut and Curl

Cut up each message into strips. Then curl the paper around a pencil to make it rounded.

Type, Print and Cut Out Personalized Holiday Messages

Type, Print and Cut Out Personalized Holiday Messages

Attach Ribbon

Finish this project by tying a bit of ribbon or twine to the ornament as a hanger.

Tie Twine or Ribbon to Ornaments

Tie Twine or Ribbon to Ornaments

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