How To Make A Christmas Tree Bauble

How To Make A Christmas Tree Bauble

Make A Christmas Tree Bauble. Our arts and crafts expert Arona Khan shows how to make this Christmas tree decoration.

Step 1: You will need

  • A washing machine liquid soap ball
  • 2 sheets of tissue paper in different colours
  • Curling ribbon
  • Scissors
  • double sided tape

Step 2: Tissue paper

Cut two sheets of tissue paper in half at an angle.

Step 3: Curling ribbon

Cut a length of curling ribbon

Step 4: Wrap the ball

Stand the soap ball in the middle and gather the tissue paper over the ball.

Step 5: Tie up

Tie the gathered paper together with your piece of curling ribbon.

Step 6: Curl the ribbon

Cut another long piece of curling ribbon and curl it using scissors. Quickly drag the closed scissors along the ribbon to make it curl into a ringlet. Repeat this at the other end. Then tie it around the gathered paper onto the bauble.

Step 7: Make a loop

Make a long piece of curling ribbon into a loop and stick the ends together with double sided tape. Then attach it to the bauble in amongst the gathered tissue paper with double sided tape.

Step 8: Trim

Trim the tops of the tissue paper with scissors.