DIY Pearl Christmas Baubles

DIY Pearl Christmas Baubles

With the festive season around the corner, it's the perfect time to start planning your Christmas decor! We've got a gorgeous DIY pearl Christmas bauble to get you started, that we know will look just stunning on your tree. This is what you need to know:

What you will need:
-Polystyrene balls of differing sizes
-Pearl headed pins / gold tacks
-Braid, ribbon or lace
-Pearl beads / stick on crystals
-Craft Glue

Step One: Choose the size of your polystyrene balls

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Step Two: Thread your pearls with pearl headed pins and stick into the polystyrene

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If the hole in the pearl is too large, you can always use a see-through sequin on the pin before inserting it into the pearl

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How amazing is this looking!

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Here you can also use gold tacks in place of the pins for a heavier look

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You can also use braid, fringing, ribbon or lace to cover the ball. Use craft glue and embellish with pearls or stick on crystals

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Step Three: Use lace to wrap up the ball and tie a bow on the top. You can also make a pattern on the lace with stick on pearls and crystals for extra bling!

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Create different looks using the same size pearls or switch between small, medium and large beads

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Step Four: Put a large pearl bead on the top and bottom to finish it off

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Step Five: Make a loop with ribbon and secure with a pin. Add a dab of glue for extra strength

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Your beautiful creation is now ready to hang on your Christmas Tree!