Google+ House Revivals: New Star Ornament Designs!

Sunday, November 7, 2010

New Star Ornament Designs!

We have some new woven star ornaments.  I almost decided to call them snowflakes, because they are so lacy and pretty, but alas, they have eight points!

I already posted about this ornament last week (watch for the tutorial in the next couple of days).

This second ornament is very similar to the first, only it's a little more "filled in", and the points are more pronounced.

You might recall that this paper comes from a vintage gardening book found at our local Goodwill.

These stars will be a perfect Christmas gift for my sweet mother-in law, who is an incredible gardener.

The woven design of these stars is a traditional pattern, typically done from reed.  My twist on the pattern is the use of folded book pages, and vintage glitter.

The third ornament is an adaptation of the star from last week.

I think it just might be the prettiest one so far...

What do you think?

Don't forget to watch for the tutorial for this star in the next couple of days!

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For a tutorial on making this five-pointed dimensional star, click here.

Hope everyone had a wonderful weekend!

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  1. I can't wait for the tutorial. It looks brilliant.


  2. It looks wonderful. I'm so excited to learn how to do this. It's perfect for home decoration

  3. They are beautiful...can't wait for the tutorial!!

  4. I so want to make some of these...I can picture them hanging in my window. Looking forward to that tutorial...


  5. Absolutely beautiful! I can envision them twinkling on the tree...


  6. They are absolutely gorgeous... can't wait for the tutorial!!!

  7. I like the last one best. I can't wait to see the tutorial.

  8. wow! those star ornaments are stunning!!

  9. You're so talented - I love your stars!! I'm a new follower from Nifty Thrifty's nice to meet you :O)

    Marie @ Sally Lee by the Sea

  10. I love the stars, so pretty! Have a wonderful Tuesday~

  11. Visiting from Linda's party. I can't wait to see your tutorial- these stars are wonderful and I really want to make them for one of my holiday trees. :-) I needed a new idea and this one looks as if it will be great!! ~ Sue


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