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DIY: Winter Hat Ornament

These winter hat ornaments are the cutest and they are super easy to make. With just a few simple craft items and 15 minutes you can make an adorable winter hat ornament to put on your Christmas tree or give as a gift.

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You will need:

A skein of yarn

A cardboard tube (paper towel, toilet paper or wrapping paper)

Scissors

Cottonballs

 

Craft Prep:

First, take the cardboard roll and fold it a bit for easier cutting. Cut a section of tube about 3/4″ thick.

Measure and cut approximately 40 strands of yarn 14″ inch long.

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How to assemble:

Fold a strand of yarn in half inserting it through the cardboard ring.

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Take the two ends and feed them through the loop creating a slip-knot.

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Pull the yarn snug.

Repeat this process around the entire cardboard ring, aligning all the the slip-knots along the top.

Once you have completed the circle invert the yarn strands to make the hat cuff. Stuff the loose ends back through the tube.

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To create the top of the hat take a piece of yarn ย and tie all of the loose ends together.

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Trim the ends to create the Pom Pom top.

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To hold the hats shape, stuff the inside of the hat with 2-3 cotton balls.

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Finish off the hat with a string for hanging.

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