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Bake Craft Sew Decorate: DIY Holiday Yarn Tree

Hi friends! Thanks for stopping by! We are continuing our Bake Craft Sew Decorate series! We have some our favorite bloggers – the girls from Petite Party Studio here with us today to share an adorable holiday craft!

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Hi there! Rebecca stopping by from Petite Party Studio to share one of my quick, easy AND budget friendly DIY projects just in time for your holiday decorating! So…I spotted some similar trees at Target and as much as we all LOVE Target, I wanted to bring more handmade into my holiday decor. So, this project was something that I knew wouldn’t take a ton of time and the results were amazing! Let’s check this out!

Here is what you will need to make your very own Holiday Yarn Tree DIY

Styrofoam cones

Yarn

Glue gun

Wood Dowels | Skewers

Star Cut outs or paper punches

Birch Wood Discs

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I started by drilling a hole the size of the dowel into the Birch Wood Disc

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Next, I drilled a small hole in the bottom of my wooden star that was measured off of the skewer size

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I used a small dab of hot glue to secure the wood skewer into the tree topper

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Next up, the tree! Starting at the top of the tree with some glue, begin wrapping the yard around the cone.

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Continue wrapping the yarn down the cone.

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Once the cone was wrapped in yarn, continue with a top layer of yarn to create an overlay pattern.

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Once the entire cone is covered, insert the tree base and star topper

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I made a few of these darling trees in various sizes, you can even play around with layering different colored yarns!!

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My cute yarn trees are mantel ready!! Bring on the holiday decor!!!!

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I also added in these embroidery hoop wreaths…

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Jars filled with faux snow and mini trees, fun, right?

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and why not add a sweet lil’ deer!!

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Well, there you have it! For just a few bucks or maybe you already have some of these supplies available, you now have the “how-to” to get busy creating! Thanks for stopping by! Happy Holidays!!

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    Soak Tanks US
    November 18, 2016 at 11:30 pm

    Completely amazed with this tree! What a beautiful way for spent your holiday.

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