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Guest Project — Make a Sentimental Christmas Ornament

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My sister got married about six months ago and, as an early Christmas present, I decided to make her a special 
wedding ornament.
The process was simple and I’m super excited to share the tutorial with everyone!

Start with a glass ornament, scissors and your paper of choice–I used my sister’s wedding invitation.
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I then cut the paper into strips.
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I rolled the strips around my finger to create little curly-ques and placed them inside the ornament.
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I love how the cream colored paper looks inside the ornament–almost vintage-like.
I’m super happy with the outcome!
What a sweet and sentimental ornament.
I love idea — and it’s something that you could make for anyone in your life and fill with things that are special to them!!
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Thank you for sharing it with us Megan! 
Megan has a new blog and loves to share her crafty projects.
She is an ad agency employee by day and closet writer, amateur chef and shoe fanatic by night!
Her blog High Tops and Lace has some really fun ideas and recipes!
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Croissants
Craft Night
{Girls Craft Night — looks so fun!}
If you have a chance, go on over to High Tops and Lace
and give Megan some comment love.
xox


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  1. theUngourmet says:

    Hey, March 6th is my bday! I love this idea! Oh, and those croissants are scrumptious! :)

  2. I love this idea, I actually made "time capsule" ornaments with my kids today. We put special notes
    inside that they will get to take with them when they get their grown up house. =)
    xx

    goodgirlgoneglad.com

  3. Maridith @ Strictly Homemade says:

    This is a great idea. What a great gift for newly weds or anniversary gifts! Great idea!

  4. This is SO cute! Thanks for sharing!

  5. I love the idea of this…..so many possibilities!

  6. A Dixie Girls Delights says:

    what a nice way to keep such a sentimental item around to remind you every year of that special moment. I have some stuff this would be amazing to use for thanks for sharing Ashley

  7. Thanks again for allowing me to share on your blog! I'm so excited!

  8. The Reluctant Blogger says:

    What a great idea…I have a brand new niece and I think using her birth stats would be a great gift for my sister! Thanks for the inspiration.

  9. Great idea! I'm very much a "saver." I'll save movie stubs and playbills, etc. This might just be the thing to do with them!

  10. Kelli @ RTSM says:

    Such a cute idea! I've filled glass ornaments with colored paper before, but I never thought of putting something with writing. This would be really cute with letters to Santa in them!

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