DIY and Crafts

How to make simple Christmas paper ornaments

Get folding to create these simple paper ornaments in a wash of subtle yet sophisticated colours.

Christmas decoration, paper, origami

You will need:

1 metre of leather cord (for approximately 6 decorations)
Coloured card stock
Double-sided tape
Craft knife



  1. Scan the templates and print out at desired size.
  2. Trace the templates onto card stock and cut out using a craft knife and ruler.
  3. Stick the sides together using thin strips of double-sided tape. Easy!


Words by: Samantha Totty. Photography by: Wendy Fenwick

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