Wine Cork Ornaments
As long as you’re equipped with a pair of round nose pliers, you still have time to stud your tree with wine cork ornaments. Here is a short guide to inspire your crafting genius that uses very affordable supplies.
–Save your money for wine.
What you Need to Make Wine Cork Ornaments
There are a couple of tools you may need to acquire. For the rest, this is the perfect opportunity to pull out your craft box and dig through leftovers.
- Round nose pliers
- Wire cutters
- Ornament hangers
- Hammer & nails to punch through corks
- About 20 Corks
How To Make Wine Cork Ornaments
Start by putting straight holes in corks and then wire the ornament hanger in. The round nose pliers come in very handy for making eyelets to attach different parts together. Since corks are small, plan on pumping out at least 10 designs to decorate your tree.
How to make vertical holes through corks? Use small-headed finishing nails and stack them on top of each other if they are shorter than the length of the cork. To make cork ornaments for this article I went to the dollar store for last minute supplies. Fortunately being a tardy holiday decorater has its benefits as everything was 50% off.