Easy + Adorable Kid’s Pinecone Christmas Ornaments

Love pinecone crafts? These easy & adorable kid’s pinecone Christmas ornaments are so fun to make with your kids and look so cute on the Christmas tree!

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Easy + Adorable Kid’s Pinecone Christmas Ornaments

Each holiday season I always enjoy getting my craft on with my two boys and creating something special to put on our tree. Christmas is always such a fun season to do things together as a family and I know these sweet traditions are something I’ll one day look back on and cherish oh so much! Plus it literally melts my heart to see my boys light up when they get to help.

So today I’m sharing 3 easy and super adorable pinecone Christmas ornaments for kids to make, plus I’m providing a step-by-step tutorial for each of them! I’ll be showing you how to create 3 pinecone ornaments perfect for Christmas including owls, Rudolph the red-nosed reindeers, and of course Christmas trees.

Want another easy craft for pinecones? Check out my Easiest DIY Snow Covered Pinecones Tutorial!

Easy + Adorable Kid’s Pinecone Christmas Ornaments

Not only are all of these ornaments both easy and fun to make, they’re inexpensive and require only a few supplies that you can easily find on Amazon or at your local craft store! In case you want to create these with your own little ones or even for yourself, I’m linking all the products used throughout the post. Also, be sure and save this post for later and share it with a friend who’d love it! šŸ™‚

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Christmas Tree Pinecone Ornaments

First up is the easiest of all 3 pinecone crafts and oh so cute- Christmas Tree Pinecone Ornaments! Kids will light up with excitement getting to select the colors to decorate their tree with and this pinecone craft can be created super quickly.

Supplies Needed: 

Step 1: Paint the outside area of the pinecones green and let dry.

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As you can tell in the photos, this was one of my boys favorite parts!

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Step 2: Once pinecones are dry, begin decorating the trees by placing pom poms in various spots on the pinecones.

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Step 3: Hot glue the pom poms in place and place a yellow pom pom on top to represent the Christmas tree’s star. Cut out small piece of ribbon or thread and glue on back of the pinecone ornament for hanging.

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Here’s the finished product on our Pinecone Christmas Tree Ornament! Isn’t it so pretty?

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Rudolph Reindeer Pinecone Christmas Ornaments

Next up is my boy’s favorite and the cutest reindeer all around- Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer! Not only are these reindeer pinecone Christmas ornaments super adorable but they only require a few, inexpensive supplies to make!

Supplies Needed: 

Step 1: Begin by cutting out ears from the brown felt and gluing one of the ends together to create a natural ear shape (as shown below)

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Step 2: Attach ears to the back of the pinecone with the hot glue gun. For reference, the pinecone should have the pointed end facing out.

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Step 3: Attach antlers behind the ears by securing with the hot glue gun

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Step 5: Glue on two eyes and the red nose to complete your Rudolph! Cut out small piece of ribbon or thread and glue on the back of the pinecone ornaments for hanging.

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Optional Step: Decorate kids as Rudolph and take photos of cuteness! šŸ˜‰

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Aren’t these adorable? I just love the little red noses!

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Owl Pinecone Christmas Ornaments

Last but not least (and my personal favorite) are the cutest owl pinecone Christmas ornaments! These owls feature tiny santa hats for an added festive touch and would even look adorable as decoration on a mantle!

Supplies Needed:

Step 1: Begin by cutting out brown felt for the wings for the owl. Attach to sides of pinecones with hot glue, pinching the ends to form a winged shape.

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Step 2: Attach two large googly eyes on the pinecone using the hot glue gun.

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Step 3: Cut out a tiny triangle with orange felt and attach to pinecone using a small white pom pom for better hold.

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Step 4: Create the santa hats by cutting out red felt into half-circles. Fold and roll the felt to meet the opposite end to form a hat shape and secure with hot glue.

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Step 5: Hot glue a small, white pom pom on top and glue white felt around the bottom of the hat.

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Step 6: Place large pom pom on the inside of the hat and glue to top of pinecone. Cut out small piece of ribbon or thread and glue on back of ornament for hanging.

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Can you even deny the cuteness of these owl pinecone Christmas ornaments?! I’m obsessed!

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So there you have it! 3 incredibly adorable and easy pinecone Christmas ornaments that your kids will absolutely love to help make. What do you think of these pinecone Christmas ornaments? Which pinecone ornament is your favorite? Let me know in the comments!

Thanks for stopping by!- Cara

 

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61 Comments

  1. Lisa Offrs wrote:

    Amazing post. I will try to make these with V! Looks so fun. Have a great weekend.

    Posted 12.16.17 Reply
    • Thank-you! They’re definitely a fun craft to make with kids! šŸ™‚

      Posted 12.20.17 Reply
  2. marie wrote:

    Those are absolutely adorable!! I’m totally sharing this with my friend whose children love crafts!! I hope they let me join them in making them, so cute.

    Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  3. These are so cute!!

    Posted 12.5.17 Reply
    • Thanks Chelsea!! I always love making things with my little ones. šŸ™‚

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  4. These are ADORABLE. What a fun craft!

    Posted 12.5.17 Reply
  5. By far the cutest things. I need to pin this for next year so my boys & I can do this.

    Posted 12.5.17 Reply
  6. OK I don’t think these could get any cuter!!!!

    Posted 12.5.17 Reply
    • Thank-you! Such a fun craft this year with the kiddos! šŸ˜‰

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  7. These are so cute!! I especially love the owl, my boys would love this craft!

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
  8. Those ornaments are so cute! I love how easy it is for kids to make them!

    xx,
    Amanda || http://www.fortheloveofglitter.com

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thanks Amanda! We really enjoyed making them together!

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  9. Rebecca Jo wrote:

    I always say googly eyes make everything better. This just proves it.

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
  10. summer wrote:

    These are adorable, especially the owl one – I love it!! Love the Christmas tree ones too – you can make those so many different ways.

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
  11. Shann Eva wrote:

    Such cute craft ideas! I love all three. Your boys are adorable too. We have tons of pinecones in our front yard, so these are perfect. I can’t wait to try these with my boys.

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thank-you! That’s awesome- We didn’t have any pinecones nearby but thankfully they were on sale at the craft store. šŸ™‚

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  12. Helen wrote:

    How fun are these?? You and your kiddos are just the cutest!!

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
  13. Timothy Ferguson wrote:

    Love the pictures of the little boys and love them being Rudolph too. Love those little smiles they just brighten my day. I love how you are always making wonderful crafts and you let the little buddies take part. Merry Christmas and keep reaching for the stars!.

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thanks, love you too! They had fun playing with the googly eyes too. Will share more photos on FB soon! šŸ™‚

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  14. jessica wrote:

    OMG how funny I made these with the girls I nanny for last week for them to hang on their Christmas tree!!! They loved the idea!! Would love for you to stop by! xo, Jessica || The Petite Diaries

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Aw how funny! Great minds… šŸ˜‰ I’ll check it out!

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  15. Beth wrote:

    These ornaments are so beautiful and perfect for kids. They look really easy to make too!

    Beth || http://www.TheStyleBouquet.com

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thank-you! They were super simple and they look great on the tree!

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  16. Kaycee wrote:

    These are super cute!! I just pinned for later. I need some fun crafts for my two year old and this would be perfect.

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thanks Kaycee! The christmas tree would probably be a fun one for your two year old- to play with the pom poms and pick out colors. šŸ™‚

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  17. These are super cute and your sons seemed to have a blast making them!

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thank-you! It was so much fun. They loved playing with the googly eyes the most lol.

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  18. Belle wrote:

    Oh my gosh! These are adorable! I would love to do these with my kids!

    Belle | One Awesome Momma

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
  19. Kate wrote:

    Oh my goodness, these are too cute! Love the little reindeer <3
    Green Fashionista

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
  20. Christina wrote:

    Those are so cute! I love the reindeer and owl ones. I’m pregnant with my first but will definitely do these with my little one once they are old enough! Thanks for sharing.

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thank-you! It’s always so fun to do crafts with kids! šŸ™‚

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  21. Nadine wrote:

    The ornaments turned out so cute!!!!! Such a great holiday craft that you can enjoy year after year!

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thank-you! They loved getting to decorate their own tree this year with these!

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  22. Lily wrote:

    OMG — these are too stinkin’ cute!! I bet your boys had so much fun making them!
    xo, Lily
    Beauty With Lily

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
  23. Sierra wrote:

    These came out so cute! I love this idea for the kids. My boys are always into doing a project or a craft so I think we need to scout out some pinecones. Sierra ~ Beautifully Candid

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thank-you! They’re so easy and a fun way to involve the kiddos! šŸ™‚

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  24. These are so cute! Maybe I will try to make these with V! Looks so fun!

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thank-you! They’re all too cute and so easy to make!

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  25. Megan wrote:

    I love the Christmas trees…is it acceptable to sit and make these as a 26 year old adult?! I’m going to forward these to my mum, she teaches 4 year olds and they would LOVE this.

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thank-you! And absolutely! I’m 27 and even if I didn’t have kids I still would have made them haha šŸ˜‰

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply
  26. Andrea Nine wrote:

    Absolutely adorable! I am crazy about owls so those are my favorite. The boys look so cute and they look like they were having so much fun crafting these awesome little ornaments!

    Posted 12.4.17 Reply
    • Thank-you! Owls are my favorite too! We truly had such a fun time making them together <3

      Posted 12.6.17 Reply