Photo by Mother Earth Living.
If you have some old glass ornaments up in your attic, it's
time to give them a facelift. With a little crafting, you can
have a brand new tree! Instead of trashing old glass
ornaments, you can add color and texture that will bring new life
to your decorations. Here's what you need:
Assorted pieces tissue paper and lightweight gift-wrap
A small paintbrush
Mod Podge decoupage medium
Start by tearing narrow strips of wrapping and tissue paper.
Torn edges blend most easily and make a smoother surface.
Spread a thin layer of Mod Podge on the globe and attach a paper
Add another stripe of Mod Podge next to the paper strip being
sure to overlap the paper you've applied. Continue until
globe is completely covered.
If your background paper is solid, you could add small pictures
from greeting cards and vintage paper, as we have here.
Allow to dry for several hours or overnight, and then add
another layer of Mod Podge to seal the surface and add a
For more holiday ideas, keep reading.