Wednesday, December 5, 2012

A Happy Button Ornament


My favorite ornaments on the tree 
are the ones the girls make.
So every year I make sure to have a 
couple ornament crafts.

Our first one this year was inspired by this picture I saw on Pinterest.


So happy!

We gathered our supplies:


 I loved this craft because it was super easy and the girls didn't need my help.

 After the balls went flying a few times, we realized it was easier to keep them steady in a glass.





I quickly realized that little sharp pins and Maggie 
were not a good combo.
So I improvised for her.


She was just happy to play with the buttons.



Definitely adds a bit of happy to the tree!

Hope you have a happy and colorful day!



10 comments:

  1. Eeek! My girls would love this!!!! Going to the craft store today my friend! You cuties did a great job. :)

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  2. awwww...i love it!! poor little kait and her bandages :( bless her heart. maggie looks happy to just be part of the party. ha!!

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  3. I have seen these on Pinterest..so cute! I love homemade ornaments as well. It is fun to look back at the ornaments they have made through the years.

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  4. such a cute idea
    for making ornaments and memories

    love love love the colorful buttons
    and photos of your girls concentrating hard!

    {alison}

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  5. remember the same brain thing? I am looking for ornaments to make today! I would make these but I have no buttons and not really much money to justify buying buttons :) lol. LOVE THESE! cute cute cute! I wanna see your whole tree! :) xo

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  6. These are adorable!! Your pictures make me happy.

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  7. So pretty! The girls did a great job. It is hard finding something all ages can do but Maggie looks happy with her cute tree.

    Happy Thursday!

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  8. Those are SO cute! We will be making them, soon! :)

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