Nicole™ Crafts Paper Circle Bulb Ornament

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by Denise Bianco, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Paper Circle Bulb Ornament

The overlapping paper creates a layered effect. You may also want to try using Nicole Crafts Nutmeg Cardstock for the paper. The overlapping effect will make this ornament look like a pine cone.

Project Details

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

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Remove cap from ornament.
  • 2
    Cut a 20 inch piece of Lime mesh tubing. Cut a slit down the length.
  • 3
    Shred tubing into small pieces and insert into ornament. Replace cap.
  • 4
    Punch enough circles from cardstock so ornament is at desired coverage.
  • 5
    Start at the top of ornament and glue circles just below cap, overlapping each one slightly. Only apply glue to top back of each circle as remaining circles will be glued underneath each previous row.
  • 6
    Glue as many rows as desired. Circles should be staggered between the row above.
  • 7
    Apply glitter glue around threads of cap and allow to dry.
  • 8
    Make a small bow using mesh tubing and glue to top of cap.
  • 9
    Glue a rhinestone in the center of one paper circle and glue to center of bow.

Project Details

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

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Clear Plastic Bulb 100 mm 104761615
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Glue 4 oz. Lime 104735614
  • Darice® Expressions™ Mesh Tubing 8 mm x 20 yard Lime with Metallic Lime 104718754
  • Nicole™ Crafts Rhinestones 120 pc. Round Multi-Color 8 mm 104240542
  • Beacon® Zip Dry® Paper Glue 2 oz. 104070877
  • Hole Punch that Punches 1/2 inch Circles
  • Fiskars® Heidi Grace Designs 12 inch x 12 inch Cardstock Jolly 104057909 and Momenta® 12 inch x 12 inch Cardstock Red Medallion 104515298 (or Other Christmas-Themed Cardstock)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik™ Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928