Easy Christmas Ornament DIY (Using a Mop Head)

If you are looking for an easy Christmas ornament, this is it! Oh, and I may or may not have a slight obsession with making easy diy’s the Dollar Tree fiber mop head. The DIY is as fun as it is relaxing to make. Grab a plastic ornament ball and your hot glue gun and get ready to create your own one of a kind Christmas ornament this year…

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supplies for diy christmas ornament

  • Large Dollar Tree plastic ornament ball
  • Dollar Tree microfiber mop head
  • Wire nippers
  • Hot Glue Gun and glue
  • Optional embellishments of beads and ribbonDollar Tree Mop Head Christmas Ornament Supplies

steps for making mop head Christmas ornament

  1. Remove the plastic cap from the mop head using the wire nippers.Christmas Cone Trees removing mop head
  2. Loosen the mop head strings.
  3. Remove the metal topper from the plastic ornament.
  4. Drop a dab of hot glue onto the bottom of the ornament.
  5. Begin gluing down the mop head string in a circular motion until the entire ornament is covered.
  6. Snip and tuck the last piece of string under.
  7. Replace the metal topper.
  8. Optionally, add little colored beads in a triangular pattern around your ornament using hot glue.
  9. Add ribbon for hanging your ornament.

if you prefer to see the video tutorial, it is below.

Dollar Tree easy christmas ornament screenshot

Easy Christmas ornament

Dollar Tree Mop Head Christmas Ornament final

Dollar Tree Mop Head Christmas Ornament close up

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  1. Judy Myers says:

    I love the pumpkin! Got all the stuff to make it👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻

    1. southerncrush says:

      awesome! thank you!

  2. Such beautiful projects you do. Love them all.

    1. southerncrush says:

      Awe! Thank you so very much! I appreciate that!

  3. Love all these projects can’t wait to get started thank you so much

    1. southerncrush says:

      You’re so welcome!

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