Christmas decoration is an essential element in Christmas Eve celebration. There are many ways and items through which you can decorate your house and your Christmas tree.
Here, we bring you few ideas using pine cones to decorate your Christmas tree and your house for the big Eve. It is easy and very affordable to bring nature in the house using pine cones because they can match up any kind of decorating style and can also be collected for free.
PINE CONE FLOWER GARLAND:
Using your favorite wood beads, you can customize this beautiful pine cone garland. For this, you will need bunch of pine cones and remember, the bigger the better. You will also need to cut out about a dozen 2 inches circles from felt.
PINE CONE ORNAMENTS:
Collect some pine cones spray paint them in white and use them against evergreen boughs to create a beautiful look for the Eve decoration.
EVER GREEN & PINE CONE WREATH CHANDELIER:
To create a focal point in the room, hang your pine cones with ever greens and some red berries to form a chandelier.
PINE CONE BRANCHES AND WINTER BERRY:
The beauty one gets while welcoming variety of pine cones in the house is amazing. It makes you display your favorite finds as you want along with cherished collection of seashells or rocks. Embellish your plate rack, mirror, window frame or any other place in the house and tuck in a branch of pine cones.
PINE CONE WINDOW DRESSING:
Create an easy DIY pine cone and hang it on the window to keep them looking picture perfect. For this idea, you will have to trim some ribbons in random lengths and press down each ribbon in the base of each pine cone with thumbtack.
ALL WRAPPED UP:
Little things do count in the Christmas decoration like napkins on the dining table tied up with ribbons and topped with pine cones. For this idea, you will have to roll the napkins.
On a traditional mistle toe, put up a spin, nestling sprigs of the plant among a cluster of cones. For this DIY idea, you will have to get pine cones in different sizes and attach various lengths of velvet ribbon to each pine cone.
Decorate the room in a holiday glow with pillar candles and surround them using rings of pine cones. You can use both basic candles as well as scented candles. Collect pine cones in different shapes and hot glue them to the candle’s base.
This idea is for dining table. All you have to do is to welcome your guests to the dining table with crystal, china and personalized pine cone name tags.
PINE CONE DOOR DECORATION:
Create a dramatic swag of flocked sugar pine cones and lichen covered twigs accented with incense cedar and other holiday greens on the front door and welcome your guests in style.
HANGING RIBBONS AND PINE CONES:
If you have a stair case inside the house then this idea is for you. Simply deck the hall with boughs of holly and the stairs with ribbons and pine cones. Use metallic ribbons.
PINE CONE ARRANGEMENT:
A center piece idea which takes as less as 5 minutes to prepare. Just put some pine cones in a large bowl and place a hurricane vase holding the candle in the middle.
TWIG AND PINE CONE GARLAND:
Make a rustic twig garland using natural materials that are actually free but gives a look like a million bucks.
GOLD PINE CONE ORNAMENT:
To the ribbons of varying lengths, tie individual pine cones, plain or glided and then suspend them from a dining room chandelier for a dramatized effect or hang them from an outdoor porch light.
PINE CONES FRAME:
Create a miniature pine cone frames and decorate your tree and holiday presents with the beautiful looking pine cone scale frames. When hung on a tree, it demands a closer look.
EDIBLE CHOCOLATE PINE CONE CENTER PIECE:
A fun snack for kids which can be made from dry cereal and peanut butter mixture. It can be used for an elegant dinner table display.
ROUND PINE CONE TOPIARY:
For complimenting your rose garland, make a matching pine cone topiary at home. You can also dress up a shelf or a table.
TONS OF CHARM:
Get the popular decoration of Italy in your home by using red and gold ribbon bows in a small pine cone to create a traditional touch.
Wrap up your Christmas gifts with ribbons and secure them with double sided tape, once done, hot glue the pine cones on the ribbons for a finishing touch.
Use pine cones, holiday greens and pomanders to make a beautiful fragrant holiday arrangement on a transfer ware plate. You can design patterns on the oranges using a citrus striper or channel knife, make small holes with a small nail and stud the oranges with whole cloves.
ALL THAT SPARKLES:
Give your pine cones a tone of elegance by applying glue heavier on top which will give it a snow dusted look when sprinkled with glitter.
PINE CONE ROSETTE GARLAND:
Turn your ever green garlands in to beautiful décor using Styrofoam globes and pine cones.
PINE CONE GIFT WRAP:
Use cinnamon sticks and winter berries with pine cones to enhance the wrapped gifts. Wire them up with gift tags on velvet ribbon for a complete finishing touch.
TONS OF COLOR:
If the décor of your tree is vibrant then this idea is definitely for you. Get an ombre effect by painting the bottom 2 or 3 layers in darkest shade and then repeating the step with lighter shades while approaching the top of the cone.
GOLDEN PINE CONE TOPIARY:
Create a gleaming holiday trees using pine scales and candle holders. Convert your pine cone to a golden color for a metallic look using a gold spray paint.
PINE CONE WREATH:
This season bypass the traditional colors and design a rustic wreath which compliments your décor. To a grapevine base, hot glue the pine cones and let it get dry. Once done, paint the wreath in a hue coordinating with the room and again let it dry. Dab glue on pine cones and sprinkle with glitter using a clean brush and then set it on display.
Pump up the cute factor on the Christmas tree by using felt wings, wooden head and a pine cone body to make a bird that peeks amongst the branches of your tree.
HOLIDAY STAR WREATH:
Using a pine cone star wreath, make a beautiful & a unique statement wreath and impress your guests in style.
GLASS CLOCHE PINE CONES:
Turn the pine cones in to frosty work of art using few light spritzes of fake snow and perch them underneath glass cloches misted with the same icy spray to get an ultra refined snow globe.
JINGLE ALL THE WAY:
A cluster of 3 pine cone with a bell on top is better than one single pine cone. Screw little hooks in the base of each pine cone to make it easy to tie all the elements together with a twine.
SNOW DIPPED PINE CONE GARLAND:
In a DIY craft project, convert twine, white paint and pine cones in to a winter wonderland garland.
Add a sophisticated wintery touch to your front door using a faux frost tipped wreath which can be made using pine cones and a dark chiffon ribbon.
SPOTS OF GLAMOUR:
On a white background, a gold leaf will stand out beautifully. Dip your pine cones in white paint and then add few spots of gold for sparkle. Use a colored ribbon of your choice for a playful finishing touch and you are good to go.
RUSTIC FAUX ANTLER AND PINE CONE WREATH:
Make a simple pine cone wreath and faux antlers. You can use clay along with metal coat hangers to make faux antlers.
PINE CONE TREE:
On a cone shaped foam base, create a pine cone tree. Use a container to anchor the base and then wire the cones on wooden floral picks. Insert the picks downwards in the foam, starting at the bottom with the largest cones and working to the top with smaller ones. By tucking the sheet moss among the pine cones, conceal the foam.
BLEACHED PINE CONES: Bleach your pine cones to turn them to a soft taupe and white from a dark, deep brown. This process might take almost a week so you need to plan accordingly.
PINE CONE BOUQUET:
You will not need flowers to create this pine cone bouquet. It is an easy DIY process which you can try at home along with your kids. You can now spruce up the coffee table with a bouquet of pine cones. Garnish it with fabric leaves for a beautiful touch and finish it off with a velvet ribbon.
GLITTER & SNOW PINE CONES:
For a glamorous holiday decoration, assemble few easy to make glittery pine cones in a bowl on an end table and impress your guests with a unique swag.
ALL ABOUT THE BOW:
Holidays are the busiest time of the year and that is why we are giving you a 30 second craft idea in which you have to hot glue the twine loop on the top of pine cone and wrap a big satin bow where the twine meets the base.
PINE CONE VILLAGE:
Prepare a charming village using pine cone shingles in a unique DIY pine cone village project and display it on the shelf for an elegant look.
SNOWY PINE CONE MASON JAR CANDLES:
With an easy Mason jar votives, light up the mantel or your front porch. For this DIY idea, you will need: Twine, Lace, Epsom Salt, Pine Cones and a Jar of Snow Texture Paint.
GOLD BRUSHED ACCENT:
Use a foam brush to add the metallic gold paint by working from the widest part of the pine cone down to the thinnest, if you want just a simple touch of gold to glam up the tree.
PINE CONE TAPER CANDLE HOLDERS:
By using Candles, Wire Cutters, Pine Cones and hot glue give some heights to your décor and bring the outdoor atmosphere inside during winters.
PINE CONE SNAP ORNAMENT:
With a simple plastic snap together sphere filled with pine cones and evergreen boughs create a snow globe – inspired ornament this season.
PINE CONE BRACT WREATH:
To create a pine cone scale or a bract masterpiece in the house, use an easy DIY idea to make a wreath.
PINE CONE FIRE PLACE DECORATION:
Use brawny sugar pine cones and anchor a mixed cone garland above the fireplace. You can make it on your own with a speed drill and braided picture hanger wire. Finally, place inverted cones in urns to create quick and easy pine cone topiaries.
EVERGREEN TREE FOREST:
For this idea you will need craft papers, pine cone scales and Styrofoam to make a tiny forest for Christmas decoration. You can display it on the mantel for a perfect look.
BLEACHED PINE CONE ARRANGEMENT:
Lighten up the backyard treasures with some bleach or warm white color paint if your regular rich brown hues feel too dark for the décor.
SIMPLE PINE CONE & KISSING BALL:
You might get a kiss from your loved one under the pine cones when you hang this beautiful DIY kissing ball craft as your holiday décor.
For this idea you will have to select the embellishments that suit the size of your room and fireplace. You can use petite pine cones for smaller spaces and bigger ones for grand rooms. In this idea, you will need to dress up a basic grapevine wreath with flowers, cones and fresh pines.
Here ends the trending list of pine cone décor ideas. Try them out and impress your Guests with your DIY skills. Mix 2 or more ideas to experiment on decoration.