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#1: Bottle cap Snowmen

I have to admit, snowmen are hands down my favorite decoration for the holidays. I love their simplicity, playfulness and charm – and these bottle cap snowmen will be the perfect addition to your children’s handmade ornaments!

+ Bottle cap Snowmen
+ via One Artsy Mama

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#2: Cork Christmas Trees

If you collect wine corks and you’re looking for the perfect holiday project to use them on – these cork Christmas trees are for you! My son and I had a blast making these in an array of colors and we hang them not only on our tree, but the doorknobs throughout our home as well.

+ Cork Christmas Trees

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#3: Glitter Animals

Is your child’s bedroom floor littered with tiny plastic toy animals? If so, grab a handful and a few supplies and transform them into cute, sparkly, ornaments. Wouldn’t these be perfect on a child’s tabletop Christmas tree?

+ Glitter Animals
+ via Curbly

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#4: Big Eyed Owls

These recycled felt owls are the perfect addition to any Christmas tree. You can add any type of found embellishments you would like to make your owl unique.

+ Big Eyed Owls
+ via Bugs and Fishes

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#5: Button Christmas Trees

I have finally found the perfect craft for that large jar of colorful buttons in my craft closet. I love that these can be customized to your child’s liking, and that the color possibilities are endless. So fun!

+ Button Christmas Trees
+ via The Knitter Kritter

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#6: Nature Twig Trees

This craft gives you the perfect excuse to take a winter hike with your children. Along the way have them collect a selection of twigs that can be used to create these adorable nature twig Christmas Tree ornaments.

+ Nature Twig Trees
+ via Fun Holiday Crafts