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Pattern and instructions for making a cardboard sleigh that is upholstered with red velvet paper.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1973 (v.51#12) pg. 61, 121

Instructions for making decal-trimmed papier-mache balls and packages for Christmas tree ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1973 (v.51#12) pg. 62, 122

Pattern and instructions for making quilled snowflakes for use as Christmas tree decorations.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1973 (v.51#12) pg. 62, 122

Instructions for decal trimmed papier-mache balls and packages for Christmas tree ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1973 (v.51#12) pg. 62, 122

Patterns and instructions for making "Rose-Window" ornaments from tissue paper and cardboard.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1973 (v.51#12) pg. 76, 134

How to make a quilled Christmas tree ornament and a geometric folded foil paper ornament.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1975 (v.53#12) pg. 62, 106

Bird-shaped ornaments made from heavy white paper.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1983 (v.61#12) pg. 54, 144

Pierced-paper dove Christmas tree ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1987 (v.65#12) pg. 112, 168

"Moonbeam" tree ornament made from Sculpey and cardboard.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1988 (v.66#12) pg. 72, 88

Glossy paper-chain garland.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1988 (v.66#12) pg. 106, 112

Cut-paper angel ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1989 (v.67#12) pg. 36, 53

Paper spirals tree ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1990 (v.68#12) pg. 73, 65

Jumping Jacks, Jills and pals stick puppets that double as Christmas tree ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1991 (v.69#12) pg. 60, 71

Cut paper heart ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1992 (v.70#12) pg. 56, 71

Scherenschnitte Carolers cut paper ornament.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1992 (v.70#12) pg. 58, 65

Purchased brown papier-mache stars are covered with a tissue paper overlay.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1993 (v.71#12) pg. 73

Advent star is made from folded paper with holes punched in it.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1993 (v.71#12) pg. 85, 108

A paper chain of hand-shaped cutouts makes a unique Christmas decoration that traces the growth of a child.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1994 (v.72#12) pg. 210

Paper cones made from sheet music become angel and bell-shaped tree ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1995 (v.73#12) pg. 194

Christmas decorations and gifts to make with a child. (1) Angel-wing garlands. Squares of origami paper folded into pyramids and strung on ribbon. (2) Metallic tagboard stars. (3) Christmas card. (4) Paper chains. (5) Advent missives hung from a wreath. (6) Milk-carton candles (7) Christmas story card.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1996 (v.74#12) pg. 131, 142

Christmas ornaments are made from paper pulp, molded in clay cookie molds and painted.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1996 (v.74#12) pg. 227

A bold-fashioned Christmas. (1) Pinwheel light shades made from colorfun hologram paper slip over miniature Christmas tree lights. (2) Lazy Daisy garland. (3) Breakfast chair backpacks, an alternative to Christmas stockings. (4) Wiggly Squiggly wreath is made from sheet moss and adorned with curled chenille stems, miniature glass ornaments and a Mylar bow.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1998 (v.76#12) pg. 32

Paper Christmas decorations.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1963 (v.53#11) pg. 47

Styrofoam and paper Christmas decorations.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1963 (v.53#11) pg. 83

Simulated stained glass decorations made using colored craft tissue paper.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1965 (v.55#11) pg. 74

Holiday train is made from empty boxes covered with wrapping paper. Car holds wrapped gifts.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1972 (v.62#11) pg. 56

Paper art from the heart. Cast paper ornaments and cards. Clay molds must be purchased.
CRAFTS Nov 1992 (v.15#11) pg. 58

Pair of farm animal Christmas ornaments, a cow and a pig, are made from molded cotton linter paper.
CRAFTS Aug 1993 (v.16#8) pg. 38

A roly-poly Santa and Rudolph's head are made from pot belly papier-mache shapes, painted and hung from a loop of wired paper trist. The hollow containers can be used to hold cookies, candies or small presents.
CRAFTS Nov 1993 (v.16#11) pg. 96, 67

Small cardboard cone is covered with fringed thread, beads and brass charms.
CRAFTS Jan 1994 (v.17#1) pg. 54, 41

Paper Santas are cast in a clay baking mold. Mix the cotton paper casting mixture in your kitchen blender. Use them to decorate gifts, to make cards, as ornaments, etc.
CRAFTS Aug 1994 (v.17#8) pg. 80

Tip toe Tillie angel ornament is made from cardboard, papier-mache eggs and wooden heart shapes.
CRAFTS Nov 1994 (v.17#11) pg. 62, 67

Recycle cardboard gift wrap tubes into a trio of Christmas carolers.
CRAFTS Nov 1995 (v.18#11) pg. 26, 65

Arctic pals. A family of snow people made from either papier-mache or soft felt applied over foam balls.
CRAFTS Nov 1995 (v.18#11) pg. 52, 65

Glitter Santa ornaments. Papier-mache eggs are coated with glitter and trimmed wtih quilt batting for hat trim and beard.
CRAFTS Aug 1997 (v.20#8) pg. 68

Stardust Santa tree ornament is made from a papier-mache pear.
CRAFTS Mar 1998 (v.21#3) pg. 28, 51

Christmas tree ornaments made from old Christmas cards.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #84 Dec 1981 (v.7#12) pg. 41

Victorian fan ornaments made from old Christmas cards.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #90 Dec 1982 (v.8#6) pg. 36

How to make white snowy bells for Christmas ornaments from paper fiber egg cartons.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1977 (v.8#9) pg. 38, 69

How to make quilled Christmas ornaments. Patterns and instructions included for wreath, a candy cane, an egg-shaped ornament, a snowman and quilled decoration on a satin ball.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1977 (v.8#10) pg. 68, 71

Use old or leftover gift wrap paper to make garlands.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1981 (v.12#10) pg. 55

Traditional Moravian Christmas tree is a wooden four-sided pyramid made from dowels and covered with evergreen sprigs. Includes instructions for traditional paper ornaments: the seal of the Moravian Church, verse cards and folded paper stars.
EARLY AMERICAN LIFE Dec 1985 (v.16#6) pg. 61

New and different holiday ideas. (1) Tissue-flower topiary. (2) Beribboned mobile. (3) Candy tree. (4) Christmas candelabra.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 22 1981 (v.94#17) pg. 120

Special ornaments which children can make from paper. (1) Christmas angel. (2) Rocking horse.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 11 1984 (v.97#17) pg. 96

Christmas tree ornaments to make from pictures cut from old cards and trimmed with ribbon, rickrack, etc.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1978 (v.187#6) pg. 96

Three paper Yule ornaments. (1) Paper chains. (2) Doves. (3) Angels made from doilies.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Jan 1989 (v.208#1) pg. 106, 189

Old-fashioned tree ornaments made from paper. (1) Candles. (2) String of colored-paper disks. (3) Bells. (4) Star for the top of the tree.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1989 (v.209#6) pg. 124, 264

Heart-shaped Danish Christmas basket is woven from two colors of construction paper.
HANDWOVEN Sep-Oct 1987 (v.8#4) pg. 59

Origami yule decorations are made from brightly colored paper stars. Can be used for a wreath, tabletop tree, kissing ball, star garlands for the tree and trimming for gifts.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Winter 1980 (v.25#4) pg. 114, 73

Tiny 3" square shadowbox scenes made from old Christmas Cards.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Sep-Oct 1981 (v.26#5) pg. 108, 133

Paper filigree snowflakes and an elegant angel for Christmas decorations.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS May-Jun 1983 (v.28#3) pg. 62, 116

How to make Scandanavian "Stars of Christmas" ornaments from tissue paper.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1984 (v.29#6) pg. 53

Six-sided cut-paper ornaments.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1985 (v.30#6) pg. 58, 84

Trio of angel ornaments made from paper resemble stained glass.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1989 (v.34#6) pg. 54, 87

Four tree ornaments made from perforated paper: a stocking, a poinsettia, a bell, and a tree.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1981 (v.4#6) pg. 12

Make a perforated paper beaded poinsettia ornament.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1985 (v.8#4) pg. 13, 25, 41

Cornucopia tree ornament consists of a paper cone filled with small toys and sweets.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Dec 1984 (v.12#10) pg. 220

Three holiday decorations made from paper plates. Patterns and instructions for making an angel, a dove and a goose.
SUNSET Dec 1977 (v.159#6) pg. 92

Colorful Christmas decorations to make from paper, ribbons and wood. (1) Tissue ruffles on a wooden dowel tree. (2) Red and green ribbon curtain for a doorway with bells on the ribbon ends. (3) Large tissue paper snowflakes to hang from white thread.
SUNSET Dec 1979 (v.163#6) pg. 68

How to make tissue-wrapped candy containers to decorate a Christmas tree.
SUNSET Dec 1979 (v.163#6) pg. 116

Lightweight holiday stars to make from plastic straws and gold paper.
SUNSET Dec 1979 (v.163#6) pg. 130

Paper Christmas tree ornaments utilize the accordion fold. Pattern for dove, flower, leaf, butterfly, etc.
SUNSET Dec 1981 (v.167#6) pg. 124

Traditional Filipino star-shaped lanterns are made from sticks and tissue paper.
SUNSET Dec 1982 (v.169#6) pg. 72

Punch-and-sew greeting cards and Christmas ornaments that grade-schoolers can master are made from blotting paper and embroidery thread.
SUNSET Nov 1986 (v.177#5) pg. 130

Folded and cut paper ornaments for greeting cards, tree ornaments and wrappings. (1) Kitten-twins chain. (2) Origami bird. (3) Swedish wreath with cutout reindeer, trees and a Santa. (4) Czechoslovakian-inspired cut-paper doilies.
SUNSET Dec 1987 (v.179#6) pg. 64

Lightweight cellophane balls look like a collection of cones joined at their points.
SUNSET Dec 1987 (v.179#6) pg. 106

Small origami gift bags hang on Christmas tree. Each bag holds a tiny gift.
SUNSET Dec 1988 (v.181#6) pg. 104

Twelve-point star ornament is made by folding and cutting paper plates.
SUNSET Dec 1989 (v.183#6) pg. 88

Make paper snowflake cutouts to decorate windows.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 11 1984 (v.48#4) pg. 131, 226

Four sparkling Christmas tree ornaments (a frog, penguin, pig and girl) are made from poster board covered with colored paper and glitter.
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1982 (v.48#2) pg. 68

Santa Claus napkin ring is made from paper.
WORKBASKET Sep 1986 (v.51#10) pg. 78

Tips on recycling greeting cards into gift tags and Christmas tree ornaments by adding a crocheted edging.
WORKBASKET Aug 1988 (v.53#9) pg. 22

Quilled-paper snowflake Christmas tree ornaments.
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1988 (v.54#2) pg. 12

Cone-shaped ornaments made from silver foil and lightweight cardboard. Cones are decorated with star and snowflake motifs.
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1989 (v.55#2) pg. 14

Paper ornaments for the tree are made by tracing around cookie cutters and adding decorative trims.
WORKBASKET Jun-Jul 1990 (v.55#8) pg. 34

Whimsical Santa head and mittens to quill for use as package trim or as an ornament.
WORKBASKET Dec 1991-Jan 1992 (v.57#2) pg. 57

Paper-cut snowflakes for decorating cards, wrapping paper and "sugared" with fine beaded glass for use as ornaments.
WORKBASKET Jun-Jul 1993 (v.58#5) pg. 80