DIY Instructions: Making Pinecone Christmas Trees

You need:

  • Large and small pinecones
  • Various craft beads
  • Thin wire
  • Scissors

 Additional material for decorating:

  • Cotton
  • angel hair
  • cinnamon sticks
  • dried orange slices
  • decorative stones
  • etc.

Here's how:

Cut off around 30 cm of wire. Thread it through various beads one after another and fasten each one with 2 or 3 twists.
 

Wind the beaded wire around the pinecone. The ends can be stuck inside the cone.

The pinecone Christmas trees can then be placed individually or in groups with additional decorative material on the table or windowsill.

We have prepared a set of instructions for branch Christmas trees for anyone would would like to make something else. They are fantastic window decorations.

For the little ones, our ideas about finger paints are perfect. Fantastic Christmas cards or gift tags can be produced in no time flat. Those who prefer to bake something can make vanilla hearts, which are based on a recipe for typical German Christmas cookies.