Every year I do something for Christmas in the black urns at the front of our house. Make your own topiary for a fraction of the cost of the catalog versions, and get to pick your own colors and styles! When balls are secured to the floral foam ball, attach a festive bow to the top of the trunk. Things are so much more meaningful when we do them together and make some memories while we are at it. A Christmas ball topiary is very simple to make and is an excellent project for beginners. I would try to make this for Christmas. I love them all too. One wire tomato cage in the size of your choice, Your favorite lights, berry picks and decorations. 8. Trim it and push into the planter to make sure it fits tightly. Fashion a DIY Christmas Topiary From A Basic Tomato Cage. Start at the bottom of the cone and insert the flower picks into the foam at an upward angle. I once made a topiary from gumdrops for Christmas. Christmas Topiary DIY. I have admired Christmas Ornament Topiary decorations in stores for years, but the price tag has always made me cringe. Here we have so many wonderful DIY outdoor Christmas decorating projects for your inspiration. 2 Wonderful hub article and have voted, shared and tweeted as well!! These topiaries are a great idea and your instructions are so simple. For the next dollar tree, Diy, I wanna share with you guys how to make an ornament topiary. Saved to your projects. Have political and end of year ideas of my own for these Christmas decorations. You always have the kindest words of encouragement. I had SO many ideas, but couldnât decide which one to actually do. Aurelio Locsin from Orange County, CA on September 22, 2012: These all look so classy and doable but I like the feather ones the best. Taking that decor outdoors is a perfect way to welcome guests into your home for the holidays. I left a part of the foam ball uncovered on the bottom side because the bottom side is not seen once the topiary is finished and this allows for no wasting of the greenery. A pack of 50 feather plume picks in your favorite color and style, Feather water proofing spray (if being used outdoors). vote up +++ and sharing :-). The dowel I used is three feet long. I was shopping last Black Friday at Michaelâs and spotted an over-sized ornament topiary that would have looked adorable on my front porch. I hope you are inspired to go create your own Diy topiary and you took away some tips for decorating that kind of topiary for any season. I could use your Dad around my house. I love this and what wonderful ideas! I like to explore affordable options to overpriced decorations. Take some inspiration from your tree decor and make this cute Christmas ornament topiary. Truth be told, I am very happy to have my Mom and Dad so close by and to have my Dad’s help with some of my projects. By the way, I love the name Chloe. Jan 7, 2018 - Explore Menlinie Thao's board "Christmas topiary", followed by 161 people on Pinterest. Now, where did my get up and go GO??! Put a drop of glue on the inner tip of the cone and insert the stick. I am really excited about todayâs project for several reasons. This is so cute and I like the Berry and the Ball Topiary best but wow! I could simply push my dowel down through the cube of styrofoam and down to the bottom of the urn. I just purchased some of these (completed) after lusting over them in a catalog for years. If using all large ornaments, you will need 70. I love that they are the one decoration in the house I never have to change out. Tammy (author) from North Carolina on September 21, 2012: Thanks so much for reading and commenting Iswaryaa22. :). DIY Christmas Topiary Sorry I am a little late on my Christmas Craft...I have way too many projects going to pick just one! Beautiful pictures, too. Like I mentioned, boxwood topiaries are great to have around the house because they work for all seasons. I made several of these Christmas Topiaries to place around my house because they … Working your way down, cover topiary form with bundled bunches of boxwood sprigs, leaving about 1-2 inches around the bottom uncovered. Next, prune the branches of the tree to match the spiral shape of the tree. Well, they never came, and I eventually canceled the order. Otherwise, it can be covered with decorative material such as decorative duct tape. I usually have sansevieria in these pots, but I pulled them out and put them in the back yard for the holiday season. Remove the tape and make sure your spiral design is the way you want it. Thank you Bonnie! I’m not going to lie. Sharon Smith from Northeast Ohio USA on October 12, 2012: I love your craft hubs Tammy. I like how you set up this article. See more ideas about christmas, christmas holidays, christmas crafts. Voted up and shared, pinned and tweeted! Taking that decor outdoors is a perfect way to welcome guests into your home for the holidays. I appreciate you stopping by. Once you have mastered this DIY, you will want to make more of these beauties for your home. What size are the ornaments and where did you buy them?? Of all the topiaries to make by hand, the feather topiary is the simplest and least expensive of all. Chloe is passionate about having a comfortable and well designed home - she also loves to entertain family and friends. Thanks so much carter06. These are great for Christmas, Thanksgiving, and Halloween. The Berry topiary not only looks stunning I am surprised to realise I could make that one. I was shopping last Black Friday at Michael’s and spotted an over-sized ornament topiary that would have looked adorable on my front porch. Jan 8, 2017 - Explore Jackie McFalls's board "topiary decor" on Pinterest. It is a blessing! Continue until you get to the top of the cage. Oct 15, 2016 - Explore Dorene Hedrick's board "artificial topiary" on Pinterest. Thanks so much for visiting! I didn't consider covering them with garland NicoleS. amzn_assoc_linkid = "0a002cf7d3cef39b3a8d377827d9f049"; Start at the top and work down, adding a touch of craft glue to each ball and pushing the hanging portion of the ball into the foam. Nicole S Hanson from Minnesota on September 21, 2012: Very cute ideas! How's it going. This one is great. Once your drum is dry, you’ll want to add embellishments onto that too! Very creative ideas. Remember last year when I said I ordered those topiaries? Insert the foam construction into the planter. How timely! 2 Rose Body Butter. Your instructions are always simple that a novice like me can get a handle of how to go about it. Thank you Marie! Craft Projects • December 16, 2016. We tried the tomato cages with lit garland wrapped around them last year. I pinned to try the Grapevine Topiary. Thanks so much for reading and commenting Billybuc. Voted up and beautiful. Can't wait to see it. Tammy (author) from North Carolina on September 22, 2012: Thanks so much for stopping by Keith. 5:45. Gifted. Good luck on your hunt, this was a bargain compared to buying one! I am so impressed. The foam at the base can be shaved down with a knife if it is too big for the planter. Perfect outdoor decor and craft idea done in 5 minutes! Voted up as awesome and interesting and sharing it across. Unsubscribe at anytime. I’ve been planning this DIY Christmas Decor Project since last year. Here is a step by step guide showing you how to make your own DIY Christmas ornament topiary, and maybe save a little money in the process. Joseph De Cross from New York on September 24, 2012: Felt sold out in these ideas of my Own Christmas Topiaries. As a part of the Loweâs Creative Ideas Blogger team, this monthâs challenge was to create some sort of Holiday décor. And I think I'd like to try the spiral Christmas tree topiary, I really like that one too. John Sarkis from Winter Haven, FL on September 24, 2012: Hi Tammy, and what a wonderful hub this is. DIY Christmas Decor-Ornament Topiary. Glue sprigs of dried or artificial red canella berries to a cone-shaped styrofoam tree with white glue. :) ps. Rose Clearfield from Milwaukee, Wisconsin on September 23, 2012: I love Christmas decorations! November 27, 2012 By Sara @MomEndeavors. You can see that my second ornament had a ridge that needed to be removed. My urn is heavy enough, but that is a handy idea! Get wrapped up in this fantastic topiary! They give the impression of snow-covered pines, albeit with different colored snow. on December 14, 2012: Beautiful stuff, Tammy! Chloe is the creator of Celebrate & Decorate. The tutorials that follow have more in-depth directions on how to make a DIY topiary. ), Festive foil and bows to decorate the pot, Christmas lights if you want a lighted topiary. I hope you enjoyed seeing this area start to come together. Don't over snip. Very lovely dear one. Christmas Tree Topiary. Continue to the bottom and make a spiral shape in the branches. Your examples are right on the buck. You´re very creative tammy. DIY Modern Christmas Village Ken Wingard has a cool and new twist on the traditional Christmas Village that is small in size but mighty in the Christmas spirit. DIY Decorative Topiary Christmas Trees. This is what the topiary looked like from the top once I had the fullness completed to my liking. Suzanne Ridgeway from Dublin, Ireland on September 21, 2012: Wow, Wow and triple WOW!! Thanks for sharing this idea, Tammy; definitely putting it to great use! amzn_assoc_title = "Last Minute Christmas Decor! Yes, I have been attracted to these mini trees, which are used as home decors and have been taken away by the high prices. 99634; 372 . See more ideas about Christmas tree topiary, Topiary, Easy christmas diy. DIY projects help me stay festive without breaking the bank. I find them at some different locations… At Home, Home Depot, Walmart, etc. Chloe, I love these. If this will be placed outdoors, add rocks before adding the floral foam. :). 11K Followers. THE SECOND BEST CHRISTMAS TIP YOU WILL EVER GET… EASY GIFT WRAP STATION . In His Love, Faith Reaper. $32.99 $ 32. Eeekkkk!!!! Pinning . If you mix sizes you will need about 84. Can be used indoors or outdoors. I appreciate your kind comment. I love this Christmas decoration. But you can also make the house look great with them all. I think this would be a great thing the whole family can do during the holidays! amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; This is a beautiful project. Sending Angels your way. If you are setting this topiary outdoors, you will need to anchor it to prevent it from blowing away. Maybe Bev and I will make a couple of these. I hope you have a very Merry Christmas. The instructions in this tutorial can be used to make big, tall, seasonal, indoor, outdoor and any other type of topiary you can think of! If you are concerned about it, you can simply turn the top ornament upside down, squeeze some hot glue into it and then stick the dowel into it and hold it until the glue has secured it. Thanks so much Sandra! Wow.. Lord de Cross has finally been inspired to do crafts. 08 of 21. Just glue on in a zig-zag type design to give it that Christmas drum look! It looked nice but it was a little tricky outdoors with wind and such. So many different things that you could do with these. Supplies for One Christmas Berry Topiary: C E Clark from North Texas on June 24, 2013: I just love the craft projects you publish. DIY Christmas Ornament Topiary. A really nice and helpful look at making topiaries. Typical retail prices for a standard topiary start at $45.00, making them an expensive investment during an already financially taxing holiday season. Then roll out a bit of air-dry clay and wind around a wooden dowel and let dry. :). This is how the inside of my urn looks, the foam and the rocks surround my plant when it is in the urn, for this application, I wedged a square of styrofoam firmly into the urn. I especially like the spiral topiary. Ruby Jean Richert from Southern Illinois on September 21, 2012: This is such a clever idea. If you scratch your ornaments at all or can’t get them snug enough, you can always add some glitter or decorative beads to hide and irregularities. Shared since the holidays are fast approaching. It actually makes me consider redoing my tree this year. Start from the bottom and work up in sections, allowing some of the sprigs to hang over the planter for a natural look. Bill Holland from Olympia, WA on September 21, 2012: My mom and grandma used to make these....I love these kinds of crafts....well done Tammy! They come in many sizes. Voted up and shared. I hope you guys will try it and make lots of memories! Very ingenious! THE SECOND BEST CHRISTMAS TIP YOU WILL EVER GETâ¦ EASY GIFT WRAP STATION . moonlake from America on November 30, 2012: Enjoyed your hub. Fashion a DIY Christmas Topiary From A Basic Tomato Cage. Required fields are marked *. Thanks for reading and commenting Suzie HQ. DIY Decorative Topiary Christmas Trees. Set the styrofoam cone inside the planter. - Celebrate & Decorate, Easy and Fun DIY Christmas Decorations – Craft Bouse World, mejoresideasdemoda 40+ Hacks de Navidad DIY fáciles y económicos para unas vacaciones más agradables - mejoresideasdemoda, Christmas Topiary Tree Decorations – Christmas Room Decor, Tuesday Turn About #26 Farewell Fall - my wee abode, A Life in Celebration - Celebrate & Decorate. A wonderful hub! Today we're making this christmas Dollar Tree DIY Snowman Topiary. I used approximately 7 greenery stems for each topiary. I love that they are the one decoration in the house I never have to change out. The instructions in this tutorial can be used to make big, tall, seasonal, indoor, outdoor and any other type of topiary you can think of! carol stanley from Arizona on September 21, 2012: These are gorgeous for Christmas..Maybe Thanksgiving also. Voted Way Up, except funny. Patricia Scott from North Central Florida on November 21, 2012: Gorgeous. From front porch tall ornament topiary to lighted DIY illuminated wooden snowflakes, add fun and festive flair to the front porch or yard of your home with one of our do-it-yourself outdoor Christmas decorations. Two cute DIY Christmas topiary tree’s. Thanks so much! Thanks so much for reading and commenting! I had an old glue gun that I made sure had no glue in. They are creative and each one beautiful. Love the feather trees too! Tammy (author) from North Carolina on December 01, 2012: That is a very creative idea moonlake! Explore Hometalk TV You can do it! Two cute DIY Christmas topiary treeâs. Use a plant pot as the base. A spiral topiary may look intimidating, but it is an easy project. This is what the topiary looked like from the top once I had the fullness completed to my liking. . I really like the one with red berries to add color. See more ideas about topiary, christmas crafts, christmas diy. Well-done! This is so pretty! For one, I am thrilled to be partnering with RYOBI Power Tools in 2014 and this is the first of several fun projects that Iâll be sharing featuring my favorite RYOBI Power Tools. Wow, just amazing Tammy. One floral block to fit the base of the planter you choose, One large floral craft stem to make the topiary trunk, One extra large floral ball for the top of the trunk. amzn_assoc_asins = "B009L8TLRA,B01G6ZQ5SS,B00EW0284U,B00GCET28E"; Enjoyed the photos of your different projects and I particularly liked the red berry tree. My Dad simply pulled the tops off of the ornaments. Darice 6614-102 Galvanized Chicken Wire Net for Craftwork, 18 by 39-Inch, Painted White. With a few tools, some floral foam, a base, and some creativity, topiaries can be custom decorated by you for just a few dollars. amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; Christmas balls in your favorite colors. There’s no better time to put some love into your own one-of-a-kind creations, whether you’re gifting them or keeping them.Even if you’re a first-time crafter, our 45 DIY dollar store Christmas decor crafts are beginner-friendly while still offering a totally giftable, professional-looking end result. If you’re a diehard crafter, then you’ve probably been waiting for Christmas all year. :). DIY. In the summer they hold my ferns and normally by this time of year … . Tammy (author) from North Carolina on October 01, 2012: These are beautiful! I love that your father is hands on for things like this. Make Santa's nice list this year with this tutorial for a Santa Hat DIY Christmas Topiary that is incredibly sweet and filled with cheer! CHRISTMAS TOPIARY DIY. This is so beautiful that I had to go shopping right away to get all the items to make it. That would be an interesting hub! Put your artful eye and creativity to work to make your fresh or faux tree … It is always surprising to look back at a project and realize that I forgot to take a picture of the ornaments before I began working on them! amzn_assoc_marketplace = "amazon"; I am so excited about this fun DIY Christmas project! Christmas Topiary DIY. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. I think with your inspiration, I could make those. Thanks for reading and commenting. Gifted. Up votes and sharing. There are lots of Christmas ornaments out with this design this year. To tell the truth, I had these ornaments for a few weeks before I began this project, but on this particular day my Mother informed me that my Dad had been feisty, and didn’t I have a project for him! I don't want to give details on how to craft that one myself. Whether you’re looking for a last-minute Christmas decor project or saving up ideas for next year, I love the way these DIY Christmas topiaries turned out! Growing up my dad was always the one preparing for Christmas as he was very handy as well. I turned the glue gun in and held it against the ornament until a hole began to be melted through the shell of the ornament. DIY Modern Christmas Village Ken Wingard has a cool and new twist on the traditional Christmas Village that is small in size but mighty in the Christmas spirit. I appreciate your visit! Feb 29, 2016 - Explore Cori Meeres's board "Christmas Topiary", followed by 729 people on Pinterest. Chloe you are such a creative person. As long as you keep the evergreen alive it will continue to grow. I was at Michael's last night - I'd have gotten supplies to make one. We respect your privacy. Get the DIY from Sweet Haute. First of all, here are the basics for trimming a shrub into fun shapes. I've always loved Christmas ball decorations and at the end of the season you can buy the ornaments for a steal! Topiary Decorating Ideas DIY Christmas Topiary Ideas. Get wrapped up in this fantastic topiary! Aug 30, 2019 - Explore Ruben Diaz's board "Christmas tree topiary" on Pinterest. I love that your dad helps out. Thanks for reading! there is no problem with the top coming off, as it rests on the dowel. DIY Christmas Topiary. . Feather Topiary. Those deerâ¦there were always one or two who had a leg or something that wouldnât light! If you click on any of the links in this post, I may get a small commission that will in no way affect the price of anything you might purchase. From front porch tall ornament topiary to lighted DIY illuminated wooden snowflakes, add fun and festive flair to the front porch or yard of your home with one of our do-it-yourself outdoor Christmas decorations.