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Quilted Christmas Balls – Weekend Project

08.27.2012 · Posted in Craft Projects

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Its that time of year when all good elves start working to make gifts for the holiday bazaars.  I love going to bazaars and finding unique and beautiful arts and crafts.  So much fun and really fuels my creative side.  This year I’m making these quilted Christmas ornaments.  They’re  dazzling on a Christmas tree and make a fabulous heirloom gift.

These are easy peasy to make…just fabric scraps, straight pins and 3-inch styrofoam balls.

Check out this video below.

I’ll update this post with new balls as I work my way up to bazaar days so check back often.

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4 Responses to “Quilted Christmas Balls – Weekend Project”

  1. These are absolutely beautiful! My Grandma made similar Christmas decorations, and crochet snowflakes every Christmas. I’ve already followed her footsteps with crochet, and now I’m inspired to create these gorgeous ornaments.

  2. Thank you. I’ve always wanted to make these quilted balls. Lots of fun mix and matching fabrics and watching them come together. If you’re already crochet proficient you should try making a rug. Super easy.

  3. Eva Marcum says:

    Thank you so much for taking the time to show us these. You did an excellent job and they are gorgeous! Cant wait to try to make one :O)
    Eva

  4. Thank you Eva. These make mother’s day gifts or keepsake birthday gifts too. Check out Pinterest for more Quilted Christmas Balls ideas.

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