Charming Ornaments Made from Scraps
December 5, 2017 |
Wire Gives Them a Special Touch of Whimsy!
Fabric scraps, buttons and plastic coated wire combine in these charming holiday ornaments. Hang them on your tree or use them to give any gift a special touch.
Santa is, of course, perfect for the holidays. The star, however, can be used throughout the year. We can easily imagine several as part of a nursery’s decor.
Both ornaments begin with simple piecing that is cut to shape. The star is given dimension with batting while Santa is lightly stuffed.
The finished ornaments, designed by Chris Malone, are 4″ x 6 1/2″ (Santa) and 5″ x 5″ (star), not including the wire.
You’ll find the patterns for the “Whimsy Wire Ornaments” in A Quilted Christmas.
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