Simple Christmas Decorations: Paper Medallion

Hi there! It’s Laura from Make Life Lovely, and I’m thrilled to be here to share a pretty paper medallion Christmas decoration that you can make yourself with just a few simple supplies! December is my absolute favorite time of the year, and I love making handmade ornaments and decorations for my home. That little homemade touch makes such a difference!

Paper medallion Christmas decoration

These paper medallion Christmas decorations are made from pages cut out of an old book or a Dollar Store book. When they are rolled, glued, and combined with a few more supplies, they become elegant and festive decorations that can be hung on a Christmas tree or anywhere else in the house.

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Paper Medallion Christmas Decorations

Supplies:

  • An old book (or Dollar Store book)
  • Scissors
  • Glue gun
  • Green or red crepe paper
  • White faux fur (or any color of felt, paper, or material)
  • Silver jingle bell
  • Ribbon or felt (to hang the decoration)

Paper medallion Christmas decoration supplies

Step 1. Carefully rip out some pages from your book, being careful not to tear the paper. Cut out small squares from the text portion of the pages, cutting a few pages at a time. You can cut the squares any size that you want- smaller squares make smaller decorations, larger squares make larger decorations. Mine squares were about 2-2 1/2 ” wide. [Read More…]

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As always, click on each link to be taken directly to each recipe.  Thanks!

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