DIY Paper Star Ornament

DIY Paper Star Ornament

Following along with using paper to make ornaments, if you missed it check out the Polish Star Ornament I made a while back.  This DIY Paper Star Ornament was even easier to make then the polish star ornament!

Here’s what you will need to make this.

*Paper (I used 8.5 x 11)
*Scissors
*Ruler
*Glue

 

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Step 1: Cut your paper into a perfect square, I cut mine 8.5 x 8.5

 

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Step 2: Fold the paper in half

 

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Step 3: Open the paper up and fold in half the other way.

 

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Step 4: Open the paper up and fold into a triangle.

 

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Step 5: Open the paper up and fold into a triangle the other way.

 

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Step 6: Open the paper up and cut your paper where indicated.  Cut about 3/4’s of the way to the center.

 

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Step 7: Turn the paper over and curl two sections into a point and glue in place do this 4 times per piece of paper.

 

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Step 8:  Once you have your two sides of the star made glue them together back to back.

 

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You are done!!

 

Paper Star Ornaments

Looking for another fun paper ornament to make?  Check out my Polish Star Ornament

 

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35 comments for “DIY Paper Star Ornament

  1. November 24, 2013 at 9:11 pm

    These are beautiful. I wanted to go grab a piece of paper and make one as I was reading the post. Thanks for sharing. Stopping by from Save Money Monday. <3 Kim

    • Dria
      November 24, 2013 at 9:12 pm

      Thank you so much Kim! These ornaments were so easy to make you should give them a try :)

  2. November 22, 2013 at 9:09 pm

    I love these! How pretty would they be using sheet music or book pages?!

    • Dria
      November 23, 2013 at 8:09 am

      Thanks so much Megan! I bet they would be beautiful with printed paper!!

  3. November 20, 2013 at 10:06 pm

    Wow! I’d love to outfit an entire room with these hanging.

    • Dria
      November 20, 2013 at 10:19 pm

      :) You should do it! If you do let me know I’d love to see that! Thanks so much for stopping by!

  4. November 20, 2013 at 2:08 pm

    Love them! Got to make a bunch for my Christmas tree this year 😉

  5. November 20, 2013 at 9:53 am

    These are stunning. I really want to make these this year.

    • Dria
      November 20, 2013 at 10:00 am

      Thank you so much Chasity!! They were so easy to do you will love making them!

  6. November 18, 2013 at 7:54 pm

    These are beautiful!

    • Dria
      November 18, 2013 at 8:15 pm

      Thank you so much Shannon! I had a lot of fun making them :)

  7. November 18, 2013 at 4:05 pm

    I love these Dria! They are so beautiful and look easy to make.

    • Dria
      November 19, 2013 at 8:17 am

      Thank you so much Melissa!!

  8. November 17, 2013 at 7:35 am

    Dria, this is so pretty and I love that could make a whole treeful fast! Thanks so much for sharing and pinning! Hope you have a happy Sunday!

    • Dria
      November 17, 2013 at 9:05 am

      Thank you so much Cindy! I did one of my trees in mostly hand made ornaments this year! I love the cost “free” and they were fun to make!

  9. November 16, 2013 at 12:17 pm

    Wow, these look great! Love it Dria! (And just had to tell you that the first photo is PERFECT with that plaid ribbon!)

    • Dria
      November 16, 2013 at 9:31 pm

      Thank you so much Brynne :) The plaid really made it pop!!

  10. November 16, 2013 at 1:57 am

    takes me back to my childhood. made these stars over 40 years ago.

    • Dria
      November 16, 2013 at 7:26 am

      Hi Ursula, how fun is that! Thank you so much for stopping by!

  11. November 15, 2013 at 10:56 pm

    You are officially the master of paper ornaments. I have all of the supplies (down to the same glue and all) so I think I’m going to make a few of these for Christmas this year.

    • Dria
      November 16, 2013 at 8:30 am

      😉 Yay!! I can’t wait to see your tree, these ornaments are so easy you’ll have fun making them :)

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