Nicole™ Crafts 5 Inch Twine Christmas Ball Ornament

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by Gail Colladay, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts 5 Inch Twine Christmas Ball Ornament

Use pearls and lace to add an elegant touch to ornaments!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Place and glue screw eye into Styrofoam ball.
  • 2
    Start wrapping and gluing jute around Styrofoam ball, starting at screw eye. Cover entire Styrofoam ball.
  • 3
    Wrap and glue crochet trim around center of Styrofoam ball.
  • 4
    Place straight pins through pearls and push into Styrofoam ball over trim, spacing about one inch apart. Alternate pearl sizes.
  • 5
    Cut ten 3 inch pieces of chain. Open loop of eye pin, thread chains onto loop and close. Add bead cone onto eye pin. Add bead caps and beads and add a loop onto top. Connect another eye pin to top loop and insert into bottom of Styrofoam ball.
  • 6
    Cut an 8 inch piece of burlap ribbon. Thread into eye screw. Add a large-hole bead and tie together to create hanger.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Ball 5 inch 104183643
  • Darice 3 ply 28-1/2 lb Natural Jute 104243963
  • Nicole™ Crafts Assorted Pewter Findings Silver 104678771 (you will need 2 Bead Caps and 1 Bead Cone)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Eye Pins 2 inch 70 pc. Silver 104240672
  • Elizabeth Ward Sweet Beads Fundamental Findings Chain 72 inch Silver 104597085
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bead It Jewelry Connection™ Pearls 4 mm White 1000 pc. 104240722
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bead It Jewelry Connection™ Pearls 8 mm White 330 pc. 104240726
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bead It Jewelry Connection™ Pearls 24 mm White 12 pc. 104240718
  • Nicole™ Crafts Simply Fall Ribbon 10 yard Thin Jute Natural 104793613
  • Nicole™ Crafts Trim-it 3 foot Crochet Trim Ivory 104788010
  • Dritz Size 17 Dressmaker Pins 750 pc. 104239843
  • Screw Eye
  • Cousin Tool Basics Value Pack 3 pc. 104257385 (you will need the Needle Nose Pliers and Round Nose Pliers)
  • Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Scissors
  • Ruler