Add more rows of flat green. Next use the scissors to cut a 7 length of illusion cord.
Thread back through trunk tree and tree.
How to make button christmas tree ornaments. How to make diy christmas tree decoration cute as a button. Thread through the buttons beginning with the tree topper through the tree. You want a few smaller buttons on.
Use a paintbrush or a foam brush to apply a coat of green acrylic. I think grandma would love these except for the pink one crazy woman didn t like pink and i used one of the cute pink buttons on a recent christmas tree craft as well. Sew the buttons all over the front of one of the pieces of felt randomly.
It helps when putting the tree together later. Firstly i arranged the size of the buttons in the order that i wanted to thread them. Cut a piece of 20 clear filament string and then thread the ends through one of the tree trunk buttons.
Paint a styrofoam cone with green acrylic paint. You will need large buttons for the bottom small buttons for the top and various sizes in between to form the tree shape. Choose your colors and sizes.
Stitch both felt pieces together using a blanket stitch or a running stitch leaving a small hole for stuffing. Stack your trunk buttons together. I did add a few smaller ones in here and there to give it the look of a christmas tree.
Secure flat green buttons along the bottom edge of the cone. How to make a family tree christmas ornament with buttons step 1. Stuff the ornament using a bit of fiberfill.
You can do this with hot glue or straight pins. Then stack your green buttons largest at the bottom to. Cut a long piece of thread about 24.
After not liking the red embroidery floss with the green ornaments i switched and used pink floss on the green button ornaments and green on the pink button ornaments. Begin by sorting the buttons. Then sew the button ornament up completely.
Making a 3d button christmas tree 1. Arrange buttons in size order.