Skip Nav
Shopping Guide
17 Pieces From World Market's Fall 2016 Collection That Will Blow You Away
Decorating Tips
How Fixer Upper's Chip and Joanna Gaines Add Instant Character to a Home
Joanna Gaines
We Did Not See This HUGE News Coming From Chip and Joanna, but We Love It!

Casa Quickie: Costume Jewelry as Ornaments

I bought this kitschy pink mini Christmas tree for $5 at Polkadot Variety in SF on a whim, thinking I'd display it as-is in a small flowerpot. But when I got it home, I realized the tree looked a little bare. Since ornaments probably don't come that small, I decided to unearth my big box of costume jewelry and use rock star pins, clip-ons, buttons, keys, pendants, and guitar picks as ornaments. I used embroidery floss to create hooks for the pieces that couldn't clip onto the tree on their own. And, I wrapped a set of pearl Mardi Gras beads around it as a garland.
No, it's not the most impressive tree, but it kind of makes me laugh. And, my rhinestone costume earrings add a bit of sparkle.

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
aimeeb aimeeb 7 years
Too cute!
rellicDragon rellicDragon 7 years
lol cute ....
TidalWave TidalWave 7 years
Tacky
demure20 demure20 7 years
I so love it! :tree: I want one now!
tweet-hotpants tweet-hotpants 7 years
it reminds me of the charlie brown christmas tree. it's cute!
Cris1192 Cris1192 7 years
That it's too cute, I'm so doing that next year!
The-City-Girl The-City-Girl 7 years
I did this last year! I had an adorable mini tree and didn't like the decorations. . .but then through people running into it/my cat/and other incidents, half my earrings ended up missing! I still haven't reunited a lot of the pairs I used :-(
DIY Tile Photo Coasters
Homemade Quick and Easy Limoncello Recipe
Appetizer Recipes
Workout Tip to Lose Weight
Cinnamon Roll Recipes
Books That Will Change My Life
Homemade Cinnamon Rolls

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Home & Garden
X