October 2, 2023


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Easy methods to Make Fluffy Yarn Wrapped Christmas Tree Decor | Thrifty Decor Chick

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Easy methods to make the cutest and (fluffiest!) yarn wrapped Christmas tree decor. 

That is certainly one of my best vacation DIYs but! These Styrofoam yarn timber could be modified up with any materials you would like to make use of. 

I wished some new vacation decor for our basement however did not need to spend a
ton of cash — I got here up with this concept and so they turned out higher than I

At first I used to be going to make use of primary yarn on Styrofoam cones, however wished a
fluffier look. 

Enter this finger knit yarn I’ve had perpetually — for the blanket I nonetheless
have not made but, ha!: 

cream finger knit yarn

It’s SO so tender and fluffy and I had an thought — I puzzled how it might work
wound across the cones as a substitute of normal yarn. Properly, I am going to inform you…it
labored ADORABLE. 😁

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These DIY yarn Christmas timber are fast to make with only a few straightforward steps.

I began with primary craft foam kinds: 

Styrofoam cones for Christmas

I acquired my yarn and foam cones from Michael’s. 

And used my scorching glue gun to connect the yard on the backside of the cone first: 

Adding fluffy yarn to foam cones

I began the primary line of yarn about an inch from the underside as a result of this yarn drapes so
a lot. 

I went up about 3/4 inch to an inch every cross across the cone: 

Hot glue yarn to foam cones

Simply do a bead of scorching glue after which frivolously press the highest portion of the yarn
alongside the glue. 

I simply saved wrapping…this was an important senseless craft to do whereas watching

They go collectively quick: 

Fluffy yarn on foam cone

After I acquired to the highest of the very prime of the cone, I lower simply sufficient extra yarn after which wrapped it up on the very tip with scorching glue. 

This finger knit looped stuff could be very forgiving! 

I did three completely different sizes — one was about six inches, one was
11 inches and the ultimate was about 17 inches however I lower these two down a bit:

Fluffy finger knit yarn trees

It is like a snowy, fluffy forest! 🙂 I feel they’re the cutest. 

do not even should do something to cowl the white foam — it disappears
behind the yarn: 

White fluffy yarn trees

I giggled each time I completed one. They’re lovely and SO straightforward and

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I added a number of the
fairy lights I confirmed you right here
for a little bit of twinkle: 

Fluffy yarn trees with fairy lights

It’s also possible to have them glow from “inside” by working these tiny lights
underneath the yarn across the tree: 

Twinkle lights inside foam yarn trees

You may gown this Christmas tree craft up in so some ways! 

  • Add a pop of coloration by sticking in pink beads right here and there to appear to be berries.
  • Use elaborations like these adorable tiny plaid bows, mini pine cones or holly berry leaves all through the timber. (I could have so as to add these bows!)
  • This may be a REALLY cute thought for a child’s room in quite a lot of brilliant colourful yarns. 
  • Stick a small dowel rod into the highest with a star or angel glued on for a of entirety. 
  • Pom poms glued throughout or hooked up with pins can be lovely as nicely!

I wished one thing easy however enjoyable on this desk in our basement and these
have been good!

I went tremendous cozy and a bit rustic with the decor down there, in order that they match
proper in: 

I really like our “snowy” fluffy timber! I feel they could should go on the mantel subsequent yr as a substitute. 🙂

You may pin this craft for later utilizing this picture: 

Fluffy yarn Christmas trees in cream

Now I am off to make a shawl with the remaining yarn I’ve! 😉 

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