Nicole™ Crafts Bling and Ribbon Tree

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by Gail Colladay, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Bling and Ribbon Tree

Beautifully shows how Christmas trees don’t always have to be green!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Wrap Styrofoam cone with burlap and glue in place.
  • 2
    Using Red rickrack and 1/4 inch Gold ribbon along with one row Gold Bling on a Roll, wrap and glue around the Styrofoam cone in a diagonal pattern as shown.
  • 3
    Glue four row Gold Bling on a Roll around the bottom edge of Styrofoam cone.
  • 4
    To make a flower, begin rolling Red ribbon. After a few rolls, add a bead of hot glue. Twist ribbon and roll. Twist the opposite way and roll. Add glue every 1/2 inch. Keep twisting, rolling and gluing until flower is desired size. Cut Red ribbon and glue tail to bottom.
  • 5
    Make one large Red ribbon trim flower for top of Styrofoam cone and glue in place.
  • 6
    Make about eight smaller Red ribbon trim flowers and glue in various locations around Styrofoam cone.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Cone 4 inch x 12 inch 104179414
  • Darice Bling on a Roll 4 Row 3 mm x 3 yard Gold 104743947
  • Darice Bling on a Roll 1 Row 3 mm x 10 yard Gold 104743921
  • Darice Trim 2 Yard Merry Christmas 64 Assorted 104763083
  • Fabric Pallette 18 inch x 24 inch 8 Assorted Burlap 104762662 (White or Ivory Piece)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Scissors