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Soaring Santa. A rubber powered novelty model airplane for indoor flying or Christmas decoration. Full-size plan included.
AERO MODELLER #719 Dec 1995 (v.60) pg. 36

How to keep antique Christmas tree ornaments "alive." Tips on cleaning and repairing them.
AMERICANA Nov-Dec 1989 (v.17#5) pg. 55

Use leftover pieces of flat reed to make (1) "mountain pinwheels," originating in Colonial Williamsburg, for use as Christmas ornaments or key chains and (2) "Carolina snowflakes."
BASKETMAKER #24 Fall 1989 (v.6) pg. 32

Four kinds of Christmas tree ornaments you can make.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1972 (v.50#12) pg. 46

Special items for Christmas tree trimmings you can make.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1972 (v.50#12) pg. 60

Christmas tree decorations you can make. Instructions and patterns are given for a treetop angel and a variety of ornaments: a grosgrain ribbon star, a stained-glass star, a painted wood star, miniature icons, snowflakes made from paper lace dollies, and translucent circles made from white glue and seeds or pasta.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1974 (v.52#12) pg. 26, 52

Christmas bells you can make. (1) Mission bell tower, (2) Giant jingle bells made from foam balls backed with miniature bells, and (3) embroidered fabric bells that are lovely when hung.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1974 (v.52#12) pg. 34, 61

Folk Art Christmas tree ornaments to make. Included are instructions for making: (1) Pysanky Eggs (both traditional and simplified versions), (2) Mexican tin-can-top ornaments, (3) Mexican yarn and clay figures, (4) Ecuadorian bread ornaments, and (5) Mexican mirror ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1975 (v.53#12) pg. 22, 66

Treetop star.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1978 (v.56#12) pg. 80, 153

Three sets of heritage dolls (30 in all) from colonial, pioneer, and Victorian eras. Patterns can be painted or embroidered.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1980 (v.58#11) pg. 109, 162

Block printing using stamps of foam rubber, wood, rope, etc. Used to decorate wrapping paper, Christmas tree ornaments, fabric, etc.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1981 (v.59#12) pg. 70

Guardian-angel doll (or tree ornament).
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1984 (v.62#9) pg. 37, 172

Make silver star ornaments for the tree or use them in graduating sizes to make a miniature Christmas tree.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1985 (v.63#12) pg. 71, 160

Make see-through stockings and zippered stars for the Christmas tree.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1985 (v.63#12) pg. 72, 166, 167

Craft miniature portrait ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1985 (v.63#12) pg. 75, 168

Country-Christmas tree ornaments: (1) Needlepoint treetop star, (2) Checkerboard stars made from salt dough, (3) Plaid stars and beads garland, (4) Miniature wooden reindeer, (5) Miniature orange wreaths made from kumquats.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Oct 1987 (v.65#10) pg. 122, 190

"Fishing lure" Christmas tree ornament.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1987 (v.65#12) pg. 104, 160

"Peppermint wreath" Christmas tree ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1987 (v.65#12) pg. 108, 166

Starburst tree ornaments made from modeling clay and wooden barbecue skewers.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1988 (v.66#12) pg. 49, 60

A collection of Yule ornaments. (1) Cross-stitch cookie sprinkled with beads. (2) Bandana wreath. (3) Rocking horse. (4) Beaded heart. (5) Fake-fur stocking. (6) Paper reindeer. (7) Quilt-square. (8) Patchwork tree. (9) Tatted angel. (10) Cross-stitch four-star sampler. (11) Painted tin heart. (12) Toy soldier in needlepoint. (13) Hardboard pine. (14) Paper snowball. (15) Appliqued teddy bear.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1989 (v.67#7) pg. 107, 110

Pasta ornaments (pinwheel, bows, flowers, wreaths, ...) assembled with hot glue.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1990 (v.68#12) pg. 44, 37

Trio of Christmas ornaments. (1) Lopsided heart and irregular stars bounce lightly on a twisted wire. (2) Ordinary Christmas ball is covered with gold net and trimmed with layers of fringe and metalic braid. (3) Frosted glass ornament is wrapped in lace and looped with pearls and ribbon.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1992 (v.70#12) pg. 58, 65

Colonial Christmas decorations including a door ornament, mantel decoration, Christmas ball, lemon tree, hurricane lamp decoration, nut ornament, kitchen window ornament, nut wreath and pinecone trees.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1992 (v.70#12) pg. 87, 99

A collection of holiday decorating ideas that use berries, twigs and other natural ideas. Photos show how to create a Christmas tree centerpiece made from boxwood branches.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1993 (v.71#12) pg. 21

Christmas tree ornaments. (1) Bows and stars made from hardware screen. (2) Beaded heart ornaments.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1993 (v.71#12) pg. 66, 98, 100

Santa in a Star tree-top ornament made from faux fur, batting, raffia and pipecleaners.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1993 (v.71#12) pg. 68, 100

Christmas tree trimmings for kids to make. (1) Painting purchased glass or plastic balls. (2) Chain of pinecones garland. (3) Sparkly icicles. (4) Stuffed felt ornaments. (5) Paper garland of angels. (6) Paper chain of stars and hearts.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1997 (v.75#11) pg. 304

Home for the holidays. Decorations to make that mix tradition and romantic style. (1) Finger-painted wrapping paper. (2) Paper spiral garlands and snowflakes. (3) Snowflake-embossed velvet album cover. (4) Paper lanterns as candle surrounds. (5) Christmas stocking with an organdy overlay, lace cuff and snowflake embellishment. (6) Crocheted lace and appliqued snowflakes to adorn purchased pillows.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1997 (v.75#12) pg. 95

Five ways to decorate with Christmas greens. (1) Ivy topiary tree. (2) Living wreath. (3) Bay leave babeche. (4) Tabletop tree consists of a tiered silver serving tray layered with greens. (5) Evergreen and mistletoe kissing ball.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1997 (v.75#12) pg. 112

Christmas ornaments for kids to make. (1) Ballerina and nutcracker. (2) Tree-topper crown. (3) Milk-carton bird house. (4) Bird nest. (5) Bird with folded tissue wings. (6) Wire shapes. (7) Tubular wreath bracelet or ornament. (8) Cornucopia to fill with candy. (9) Dancing elves. (10) Foam stars.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1998 (v.76#11) pg. 295

Christmas wish box for kids to make.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1998 (v.76#11) pg. 312

Handcrafted ball-shaped and star-shaped ornaments made from burlap, twine and tissue paper.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1998 (v.76#12) pg. 130, 150

Deck the halls, walls and doors. (1) Package wraps are fabric, with raffia ties. (2) Burlap swag is accented with with dried floral bundles at the corners. Bundles are also used as tree ornaments. (3) Star-shaped tree ornaments are cut from hardware cloth. (4) Everlasting bouquet in a chicken wire cone. (5) Sunburst ornaments made from auto blind-spot mirrors and metallic papers. (6) Paper icicles are wired to decorative cording to make an elegant garland. (7) Gift envelopes are made from textured packing papers. (8) Glittered star wreath made from copper tubing and snippets of green. (9) Rock candy cascades turn treats into ornaments. (10) Memory wreath. (11) Crazy-quilt gift box. (12) Lacy links garland.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1998 (v.76#12) pg. 139, 155

Tree ornaments a child can make. (1) Little drummer boy. (2) Santa's boots. (3) Twig stars. (4) Pinecone people. (5) Santa in the chimney. (6) Gingerbread people. (7) Family and friends garland. (8) Glowing garland. (9) Christmas pocket packages. (10) Snowmen on parade garland. (11) Reindeer and Santa garland.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1999 (v.77#11) pg. 299

Old World welcome. Christmas trimmings inspired by traditions of Colonial America. (1) Honeysuckle wreath with ivy garland. (2) Kumquat and cinnamon stick tree garland. (3) Citrus slices and curls. (4) Boxwood topiaries. (5) Pineapple cookie ornament. (6) Fruit and magnolia leaf plaque to mount above a door. (7) Wool stocking for the mantel. (8) Boxwood and cranberry kissing ball. (9) Bay leaf and grapefruit window ornament. (10) Square boxwood wreath. (11) Copper pineapple votive covers. (12) Milo berry wreath.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1999 (v.77#12) pg. 183, 74

Northern light. Christmas trimmings inspired by traditions of Scandinavia. (1) Wheat wreath. (2) Heart valance clips. (3) Straw star tree topper. (4) Wheat hearts. (5) Sheer lace-trimmed stocking. (6) Advent wreath. (7) Ivy leaf topiary. (8) Chandelier wreath. (9) Stenciled table runner. (10) Wheat bundle.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1999 (v.77#12) pg. 195, 87

Red and green pencils topped with Santa heads made from fake fur and felt.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1999 (v.77#12) pg. 278

Christmas decorations. Copies of ornaments used in other countries are made from pipe cleaners, straws, paper, cardboard, string and cotton balls.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1969 (v.59#11) pg. 38

Christmas decorations Cub Scouts can make. Included are a non-burn "candle" made from a soda can and paper, Yule bells made from paper cups, and a mobile from greeting cards or tree lights.
BOYS' LIFE Nov 1974 (v.64#11) pg. 48

"Eyelet Angel" ornament has a wooden-bead head and dress and wings of eyelet.
CLOTH DOLL Fall 1985 (v.4#1) pg. 7

Handcrafted tree ornaments. (1) Mitten, bow and spiral bendable ribbon ornaments. (2) Paper angel. (3) Folk dancer. (4) Apple basket. (5) Elegant doves. (6) Cinnamon stick Santa.
CRAFTS Jan 1991 (v.14#1) pg. 52, 43

Mini Victorian hatbox ornaments for Christmas tree. Each has its own painted, beribboned bonnet.
CRAFTS Aug 1991 (v.14#8) pg. 34

A Christmas ornament collection. (1) Bendable bows with cross-stitched centers in four motifs (snowflake, bell, candy cane, wreath). (2) Sparkling santa needlepointed on a diamond-shaped plastic canvas. (3) Heart-shaped ornament cross-stitched with LOVE and edged with ruffled ribbon. (4) Beaded tea ball. (5) Trio of crocheted bells.
CRAFTS Nov 1991 (v.14#11) pg. 100, 71

American Christmas tree ornaments. (1) Felt stars. (2) Uncle Sam teddy bear.
CRAFTS Nov 1991 (v.14#11) pg. 108, 88

Six keepsake holiday ornaments. (1) Metallic foil angel. (2) Birdhouses. (3) Icicles. (4) Christmas cardinal in a bell. (5) Tatted wreath. (6) Three cross-stitch ornaments (two kitten motifs and a snowman).
CRAFTS Dec 1991 (v.14#12) pg. 68, 47

A gallery of Christmas ornaments. (1) Cardinal in hoops. (2) Four cross-stitch inserts for padded ornaments (angel, house, lamb, wreath with Noel). (3) Helicopter ornaments. (4) Three needlepoint ornaments that look like stained glass windows.
CRAFTS Aug 1992 (v.15#8) pg. 78, 51

Quick and easy Christmas tree trims to make in minutes using felt, facets, ribbons, paints and colorful cellophane. (1) Teddy bear garland. (2) Porcelain lace. (3) Felt Christmas tree. (4) Faceted eggs. (5) Metallic ribbon packages, candy canes and sleigh.
CRAFTS Nov 1992 (v.15#11) pg. 112, 67

Four ornament cards. (1) Birdhouse. (2) Mailbox. (3) Santa Claus. (4) Snowman.
CRAFTS Nov 1992 (v.15#11) pg. 118, 67

Quick and easy miniature Christmas wreath ornaments are made from buttons and bows.
CRAFTS Jan 1993 (v.16#1) pg. 24

One hour Christmas crafts. (1) Skirt for a wicker basket to hold cards or homemade goodies. (2) Holiday napkin rings with poinsettias made from acrylic gems. (3) Pine cone tree for buffet or centerpiece. (4) Silhouette ornaments. (5) Frosty Ball ornaments. (6) Littlest Angel plaque.
CRAFTS Jan 1993 (v.16#1) pg. 28

An elf and two angel ornaments with jingle bell bodies. Wooden ball heads with painted faces are trimmed with crepe wool hair. Elf has striped legs, a green had, muslin arms and a Christmas print collar. Angels are dressed in ruffled lace, have gold tinsel halos and wings made from gold and white lace ribbon.
CRAFTS Jan 1993 (v.16#1) pg. 54, 45

Let It Snow Christmas ornament. Snowman made from pom poms is encased in a plastic globe dotted with white paint.
CRAFTS Jan 1993 (v.16#1) pg. 70

Miniature sled, painted red, is decorated with 2" Santa figure, sisal tree, a bow and berries.
CRAFTS Aug 1993 (v.16#8) pg. 20

Barnyard bell buddies ornaments are made from metal jingle bells and wooden animal heads (lamb, cow, pig).
CRAFTS Nov 1993 (v.16#11) pg. 44

Sand-sational Christmas ornaments for kids ages 5 and up to make. Santa, candy cane, snowman and Christmas tree shapes to paint with colored sand.
CRAFTS Dec 1993 (v.16#12) pg. 16

Tip on using holstein Christmas motif iron-on transfers to decorate a sweatshirt, ornaments, etc.
CRAFTS Aug 1994 (v.17#8) pg. 72

Christmas tree ornaments. (1) Painted puffy fabric star or heart shape centered on a ring of fabric. (2) Quick tuck stockings. (3) Festive foil ornaments. (4) Beaded felt cowboy boot. (5) Plaid cross stitch stocking on perforated plastic.
CRAFTS Nov 1994 (v.17#11) pg. 22, 67

Cinnamon sticks are converted into Santa decorations.
CRAFTS Nov 1994 (v.17#11) pg. 100

Small, used paint brushes are converted to Santa ornaments.
CRAFTS Dec 1994 (v.17#12) pg. 63

Decorate a wire basket and tree form using foam board, batting and plaid fabrics. Trim with gold cord.
CRAFTS Dec 1994 (v.17#12) pg. 71

Christmas tree ornaments made by gluing pearl buttons to pink painted foam shapes.
CRAFTS Jan 1995 (v.18#1) pg. 70, 43

Santa Claus ornaments are made from spools, corks, mop yarn, etc.
CRAFTS Aug 1995 (v.18#8) pg. 72, 43

Transform old round ball ornaments into Victorian baubles by covering them with fabric, ribbons, trinkets, etc.
CRAFTS Aug 1995 (v.18#8) pg. 81

Oodles of ornaments. (1) Colored beads stitched onto "Aida Plus" cloth cutouts. (2) "Stained glass" ornaments made by painting foam balls or eggs. (3) Santa, elf, and angel tree ornaments. (4) Little snowman ornament.
CRAFTS Nov 1995 (v.18#11) pg. 40, 65

Christmas ornaments simulate giant candies wrapped in cellophane.
CRAFTS Nov 1995 (v.18#11) pg. 102

Candy Claus Christmas. Combine instant papier-mache, foam, air-dry clay and paint to create an assortment of "peppermint" Santas and simulated candies.
CRAFTS Dec 1995 (v.18#12) pg. 20

Santa Claus pins. (1) Star-shaped stuffed fabric pin. (2) Split wood egg given a beard, cap, two eyes and a large red nose.
CRAFTS Dec 1995 (v.18#12) pg. 36, 41

Baubles for the Christmas tree. Four ornaments that are fast to make. (1) Circles of stiffened floss with sprinkles of glitter. (2) Ribbon angels. (3) Mouse in Santa's hat. (4)Battenberg lace heart angel.
CRAFTS Jan 1996 (v.19#1) pg. 66, 41

Teacup ornaments. Assorted small- to medium- china cups are filled with greenery, ribbon, tulle, berries, pine cone, etc.
CRAFTS Nov 1997 (v.20#11) pg. 52

Wooden cottage-shaped tabletop display for a favorite Christmas ornament has snow on the roof and a snowman figure out front.
CRAFTS Nov 1998 (v.21#11) pg. 34, 53

Penguins on Holiday. Tiny penguins are created from the fingers of a canvas garden glove with wooden pieces for wings, beaks and feet. A painted clay pot becomes an igloo cottage for the quintet.
CRAFTS Dec 1998-Jan 1999 (v.21#12) pg. 32, Insert

Arctic animal Yule ornaments (reindeer, polar bear and penguin) are made from the lids of frozen juice cans with wooden shapes for heads and limbs.
CRAFTS Dec 1998-Jan 1999 (v.21#12) pg. 53, Insert

A miniature rustic Mouse House, decorated for Christmas.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #66 Dec 1978 (v.6#6) pg. 57

How to make traditional Ojos de Dios like those made by the Huichol Indians of Mexico. Instructions for a mini-ojo, a star ojo and a stylized Christmas tree.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #72 Dec 1979 (v.6#12) pg. 20

Handmade Christmas ornaments. (1) Nut cradles, (2) Mexican tin ornaments, (3) Snowman, (4) Bird houses, (5) Stenciled Velon, (6) Sun bonnet girls, and (7) Birds of paradise.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #72 Dec 1979 (v.6#12) pg. 40

Pick your own snowflakes. Use dried blossoms of the Wild Carrot or Queen Anne's Lace as Christmas decorations.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #90 Dec 1982 (v.8#6) pg. 41

All-American country-crafted tree ornaments. (1) Folk-painted ceramic ornaments. (2) Miniature holiday wreath. (3) Reed and cane ornaments.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #96 Dec 1983 (v.8#12) pg. 24
Added Info CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #102 Dec 1984 (v.9#6) pg. 7

Miniature Christmas decorations. Includes a wreath, candle holder, treetop angel, door swag, bird in hoop, and poinsettias.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #102 Dec 1984 (v.9#6) pg. 24

A medley of Christmas ornaments. Includes a cone-covered basket, stocking, sawdust ornaments, etc.
CREATIVE CRAFTS & MINIATURES #102 Dec 1984 (v.9#6) pg. 48

Personalized Christmas tree decorations. (1) Cookie cutter used as picture frames. (2) Mini tree stockings.
CREATIVE IDEAS FOR LIVING Nov-Dec 1989 (v.20#6) pg. 12

Snowflakes and Christmas tree motifs worked in hardanger for use as Yule tree or package ornaments. Intermediate skill level.
CROSS STITCH SAMPLER Winter 1991 (v.9#4) pg. 26, 38

Four Yule tree ornaments or package trims cross-stitched in musical instrument motifs of a horn, harp, violin and drum. Intermediate skill level.
CROSS STITCH SAMPLER Winter 1991 (v.9#4) pg. 37

Yule decorations you can make. A santa wreath, a sleigh with reindeer, three wise men, angels, and a jeweled tree.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1974-Jan 1975 (v.5#3) pg. 18

Twelve different ornaments to make for a Christmas tree.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1975-Jan 1976 (v.6#3) pg. 47

Eleven different ornaments to make for a Christmas tree.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1975-Jan 1976 (v.6#3) pg. 48

An assortment of Christmas ornaments to make for trimming a tree or decorating packages. Instructions included for snowy bells made from egg cartons, fabric crayon ornaments (hearts, stars and birds), miniature yarn Ojo de Dios, wheat weavings, fabric fruit, crocheted ornaments, burnished brass spangles, and macrame snowflakes. Patterns and instructions included.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1977 (v.8#9) pg. 36, 50, 68

How to make a Scandinavian Girl mobile and a spherical Christmas ornament.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1977 (v.8#10) pg. 18, 70

How to make Christmas tree ornaments that look like a milk glass hen, a hen on a nest and clothespin chickens.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1977 (v.8#10) pg. 44, 64, 67

How to make egg ornaments that represent the Twelve Days of Christmas.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1977 (v.8#10) pg. 64, 67

Sleeping mouse in a sardine can bed is a Yule decoration for under the tree.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1978 (v.9#9) pg. 30

Victorian Christmas tree ornaments to make include old Christmas card pictures trimmed with ribbon, lace, etc., a cornucopia ornament and three gold crocheted ornaments.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1978 (v.9#9) pg. 38, 70

Glue dot Christmas tree ornaments: A tree, a ball and a bell.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1978 (v.9#9) pg. 61

Christmas tree ornaments to make. (1) Tole-painted balls, (2) Beaded snowflakes, (3) Macrame tree, (4) Painted wooden house, (5) Painted wooden trees, (6) Miniature skateboards, and (7) Tiny wooden sleighs.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1978 (v.9#10) pg. 29

An assortment of decorative ways to use gourds. (1) Pomanders, (2) carved planter, (3) woodburned tree ornaments, (4) a rattle, (5) a drum, and (6) a necklace.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1979 (v.10#9) pg. 28

Handcrafted tree ornaments. (1) Gingerbread men, (2) Tiny crocheted stocking, (3) Decoupage bells, (4) Pierced paper ornaments, (5) Baker's clay and wooden spool ornaments (angels, toy soldier, Santa and elf).
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1979 (v.10#10) pg. 34

Gauze decoupage angel Christmas tree ornament.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Nov 1980 (v.11#9) pg. 23

Quick and easy tree ornaments. (1) Tiny lace pillows. (2) Feather angels. (3) Etched glass ball filled with potpourri. (4) Mirror stars and diamonds. (5) Three straw ornament patterns.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1980 (v.11#10) pg. 10

Christmas ornaments, wreaths and gifts to make for a bazaar.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Oct 1981 (v.12#8) pg. 50

Tree ornaments. (1) Pre-colored dough ornaments. (2) Felt angel ornament. (3) Tin lid angel ornament. (4) Ballerina clothespin dolls.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jul-Aug 1982 (v.13#6) pg. 44, 89

An easy, new way to make festive garlands from evergreens and discarded nylon hosiery.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Dec 1982 (v.13#10) pg. 20

Candy train lane. How to build a scene of a tiny train circling a tree inside a plastic globe ornament or dome.
DOLLHOUSE MINIATURES Dec 1997 (v.27#12) pg. 39

Birdhouses and other Christmas whimsies. (1) Wren house made from scrap wood. (2) Painted angels and star-shaped ornaments made from 1/4" Luan plywood. (3) Pomegranate and bay leaves are combined to make a tree ornament.
EARLY AMERICAN LIFE Christmas 1994 pg. 33, 70

Casting German wax relief ornaments from beeswax.
EARLY AMERICAN LIFE Christmas 1995 pg. 56

Five tree-top ornaments. (1) Balsa cherub, (2) Balsa star, (3) Paper angel, (4) Crocheted Santa, and (5) Crocheted trio of bells.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 15 1978 (v.91#14) pg. 62, 66

A house full of Christmas. How to decorate a tree, a room and trim packages with a Victorian flavor.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 11 1979 (v.92#17) pg. 106, 196

A country Christmas. Calico lions and lambs for tree ornaments, a quilted wall hanging of the lion and lamb together, calico pillows and gift wraps.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 11 1979 (v.92#17) pg. 108

Old fashioned nosegays and satin-look balls.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 16 1980 (v.93#17) pg. 96, 122

Twenty five Yule decorations for the table are all made from natural materials.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 16 1980 (v.93#17) pg. 106

Sparkling ornaments to make and treasure.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 22 1981 (v.94#17) pg. 116

Ornaments from top to bottom. Made various ornaments from balsa wood, foil, paper, fabric, paint, marking pens, etc.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 7 1982 (v.95#17) pg. 48

Nine pages of yule decorations you make yourself, including wreaths, ornaments, stockings, garlands, etc.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 7 1982 (v.95#17) pg. 87, 145

Four pages of simple-to-do and inexpensive Christmas decorations made from natural materials (pinecones, leaves, branches, herbs, spices, etc.).
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 7 1982 (v.95#17) pg. 106, 166

Christmas decorations featuring a floral theme.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 6 1983 (v.96#17) pg. 98, 135

Christmas decorations featuring a western motif consisting of boots, rocking horses, and "bandanna" covered tree ornaments.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 6 1983 (v.96#17) pg. 100, 136

Six pages of Christmas holiday decorating ideas.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 6 1983 (v.96#17) pg. 106, 132

Four pages of tree trims to make and cherish year after year.
FAMILY CIRCLE Dec 11 1984 (v.97#17) pg. 122, 154

Tips on ways to use evergreen trimmings.
GARDEN GATE #30 Dec 1999 pg. 4

Bejeweled fan ornaments to decorate the tree.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1978 (v.187#5) pg. 192, 334

How to decorate a chandelier for Christmas.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1978 (v.187#6) pg. 129, 240

How to make an evergreen valance.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1978 (v.187#6) pg. 134, 240

Nine angel Christmas ornaments to make.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1979 (v.189#6) pg. 100, 220

A treasury of Christmas decorations you can make that invoke an old-time Christmas. Instructions for wreaths, swags, tree ornaments, package decorations and centerpieces.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1979 (v.189#6) pg. 112, 282

Button ball and rose ball Christmas tree ornaments to make.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1979 (v.189#6) pg. 284

Seven yule needlework ornaments designed by Erica Wilson.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1980 (v.191#6) pg. 158, 229

Make it an old-fashioned Christmas. Collection of authentically Victorian ornaments, garlands, gift wraps, etc. to buy or make from easy how-to instructions included.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1982 (v.195#6) pg. 130, 112

Merry Christmas with the Muppets. Deck your tree with wreaths of maribou, garlands of Kermit bells, Miss Piggy pearls, lace, and other merry Muppet ornaments.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1982 (v.195#6) pg. 144, 70

Christmas keepsakes: four tree ornaments decorated with family photos.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Nov 1983 (v.197#5) pg. 174, 342

Merry Christmas house. Six pages of Christmas decorating ideas plus instructions for making some of the decorations illustrated.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1984 (v.199#6) pg. 128, 260

37 ornaments to make. Delightful Christmas keepsakes to trim the tree, dress up gift packages, tuck into Christmas stockings, etc.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1984 (v.199#6) pg. 140, 208

Handmade Christmas tree ornaments. A silver star, cross-stitch goose, holly ball and beaded "NOEL".
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1985 (v.201#6) pg. 183, 304

Five techniques for decorating Christmas ball ornaments. (1) Glued on glitter and glass gems. (2) Shells and pearls. (3) Wrappings of cording and tapestry. (4) Dried berries and flowers. (5) Silver and gold marbling.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Dec 1995 (v.221#6) pg. 122

Piglette tree ornaments.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING NEEDLECRAFT Fall 1980-Winter 1981 pg. 48

Homemade yule ornaments made from calico, clothespins, walnut shells, felt, ribbon, macrame, balsa wood, and stained glass.
HANDY ANDY Dec 1980 (v.5#3) pg. 16

A guide to holiday greens.
HARROWSMITH COUNTRY LIFE #137 Nov-Dec 1997 (v.21) pg. 12

All that glitters. An introduction to the world of collectible Christmas ornaments.
HARROWSMITH COUNTRY LIFE #137 Nov-Dec 1997 (v.21) pg. 49

Simple scented projects for decorating a bowl of potpourri or for ornamenting trees and wreaths. (1) Kumquat pomanders. (2) Orange-peel paisleys. (3) Citrus peel twists. (4) Rose-hip garland. (5) Fruit or flower sprigs. (6) Christmas tree branches.
HERB COMPANION Dec 1997-Jan 1998 (v.10#2) pg. 31

Christmas decorations for your home.
HOME CRAFTSMAN Nov-Dec 1964 (v.33#6) pg. 18

Old-fashioned Christmas ornaments you can make.
HOMEOWNER Dec 1986 (v.11#10) pg. 28, 58

Tips on decorating a home for the Christmas holiday.
HOMEOWNER Dec 1988 (v.13#10) pg. 58

Old-fashioned tree ornaments to make. (1) Victorian prints glued to balsa shapes, (2) Crocheted egg covers, and (3) Assorted Santa characters to knit and weave.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Winter 1978 (v.23#4) pg. 43, 44, 80, 116

Forty two tree ornaments to make using a variety of techniques, including dough art, punch-needle embroidery, papier-mache, felt, and Mexican yarn craft.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Winter 1979 (v.24#4) pg. 66, 115

Egg head Yule ornaments: Chef, Goldilocks, Paper Boy and Clown.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Sep-Oct 1981 (v.26#5) pg. 82, 136

Four styles of Yule ornaments. (1) Plastic balls covered with fabric scraps and ribbons. (2) Bell-shaped angels with woven wire wings. (3) Cross-stitch puffs in Yule shapes. (4) Perforated paper shapes, painted and trimmed.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Sep-Oct 1981 (v.26#5) pg. 84, 125, 118

Christmas decorations with angel theme. (1) Crocheted angel ornament. (2) Blackwork angel hanging. (3) Net darning angel hanging.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jul-Aug 1982 (v.27#4) pg. 96

Assortment of angelic tree ornaments.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Sep-Oct 1982 (v.27#5) pg. 86

Victorian "heirloom" ornaments you can make.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jul-Aug 1983 (v.28#4) pg. 88

Holiday time. SPECIAL SECTION includes a variety of Christmas decorating ideas. Instructions are given for most of the items shown.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Nov-Dec 1983 (v.28#6) pg. 50

Christmas ornaments feature an angel pattern.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1984 (v.29#5) pg. 70, 94-95

Christmas tree decorations in the shape of bears, reindeer, elfs, and Santas.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1984 (v.29#5) pg. 80, 12, 20, 92

Six different styles of heart shaped decorations.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1984 (v.29#5) pg. 90

Potpourri cone and butterfly ornaments.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1985 (v.30#5) pg. 90

Spanish-moss heart-shaped wreath ornament.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1985 (v.30#5) pg. 90

Angel and pixie ornaments have wood ball heads and wire and fabric bodies.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1985 (v.30#6) pg. 50, 82

Amish-inspired Christmas tree ornaments. (1) Patchwork hearts. (2) Cross-stitch figures in embroidery hoops. (3) Traditional quilt patterns painted on squares of wood.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1986 (v.31#5) pg. 72, 106, 108, 112

Victorian Christmas tree ornaments. (1) "Antique" paper cutouts are trimmed with tinsel and ribbons. (2) Pearls, beads and constume jewelry gems are strung onto wire and shaped into hearts, stars and wreaths. (3) Papier-mache bird is painted and covered with glitter. (4) Tiny ear of corn is gilded. (5) Cocktail pick flags and ribbon fans add patriotic touch.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1986 (v.31#6) pg. 48, 72

Heart-shaped wall-hung decoration is made from cinnamon sticks.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1987 (v.32#5) pg. 92, 102

An assortment of minature toys to go beneath a small Yule tree, 24" tall, along with a tree skirt and tiny ornaments for the tree.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1988 (v.33#7) pg. 62, 79, 83, 86

Ballerina tree ornaments.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1988 (v.33#8) pg. 40, 71

"Hollywood cats" tree ornaments.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1988 (v.33#8) pg. 43, 57

"Terra-cotta" tree ornaments in the shape of a cat, a dog and a rabbit.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1988 (v.33#8) pg. 45, 75

Scandianvian-inspired reindeer, giraffe and unicorn ornaments made from "Creative Twist".
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1988 (v.33#8) pg. 47, 63

Santa tree ornaments are made with cast candy mold heads and net bodies that can be filled with candy and little gifts.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1989 (v.34#5) pg. 59, 96

Machine-embroidered metallic-thread flowers and ribbons are glued to purchased clear balls.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1991 (v.37#6) pg. 56, 62

Gilded bird ornaments. Mushroom birds in a nest of Spanish moss are gilded and trimmed with berries and gold braid.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Dec 1992 (v.38#6) pg. 51, 53

Make your own tree ornaments from scrap materials and hold a tree-trimming and ornament-making party.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #72 Nov-Dec 1981 pg. 120

"Treasure box" Yule tree ornament. Fabric-covered pieces of plastic or cardboard are joined so that an unstitched side opens when the other two sides are pinched together. Small gifts can be hidden inside.
NEEDLE & CRAFT Feb 1989 (v.12#1) pg. 8

Yule mouse candy cane holder.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1981 (v.1#5) pg. 51

Suggestions for a theme Christmas tree and handmade tree trims.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1981 (v.1#5) pg. 53

"Stained glass" design reverse applique ornaments framed in tiny embroidery hoops. (1) Holly, (2) Candles, (3) Mistletoe.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1982 (v.2#6) pg. 14, 30, 45

Three pages of Christmas tree ornaments to make.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1983 (v.3#6) pg. 17, 18, 19

Make angel duet ornaments done in stencil and shadow applique.
NEEDLE & THREAD Sep-Oct 1984 (v.4#5) pg. 16, 22, 45

Make a counted bead work "scottie dog" ornament.
NEEDLE & THREAD Nov-Dec 1985 (v.5#4) pg. 10, 27, 41

Six types of tree trims to make. (1) Crocheted bells and figures. (2) Huck weaving ornaments. (3) Woven ribbon wreaths. (4) Stocking-face Santa and angel. (5) Woven ribbon ornaments. (6) Batik ornaments.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1979 (v.2#6) pg. 14, 45

Pompon ornaments: (1) angel (2) clown (3) snowman.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jul-Aug 1980 (v.3#4) pg. 21, 57

Ring of teddy bears Christmas tree ornament.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1980 (v.3#6) pg. 12, 49

A potpourri of blue and white Christmas tree ornaments. Circles worked in needlepoint, quilted or batiked are edged with lace or eyelet. Also includes a satin star for the top of the tree and a batik tree skirt.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1981 (v.4#6) pg. 6

Five pompon birds for tree ornaments. Some have jaunty caps and scarves.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1981 (v.4#6) pg. 11

Pigtailed treetop angel.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1981 (v.4#6) pg. 12

Boy and girl kachinas and a kachina headdress ornament.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1982 (v.5#6) pg. 5, 23, 38

Hot air balloon shaped ornaments.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1982 (v.5#6) pg. 6, 24, 38

Angels of the world ornaments. (1) Eskimo. (2) Oriental. (3) European. (4) African.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1982 (v.5#6) pg. 8, 26, 41

Three Christmas items whose design is based on the Mola needleart of the San Blas Indians of Panama. (1) Stocking. (2) Nativity scene. (3) Tree-shaped ornaments.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1982 (v.5#6) pg. 9, 31, 41

Three tree-top ornaments. (1) Victorian doll. (2) Spoon angel. (3) St. Francis of Assisi.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1982 (v.5#6) pg. 11, 30, 44

Four pages of Christmas tree ornaments including Victorian ornaments, needlepoint, cross-stitch, etc.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1983 (v.6#6) pg. 13+, 45+, 25+

Ornaments decorate Christmas packages.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jul-Aug 1984 (v.7#4) pg. 17, 31, 33, 44-45

Make an airplane ornament from cinnamon sticks.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1984 (v.7#6) pg. 10, 41

Make five "mouse" ornaments.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1984 (v.7#6) pg. 12, 23, 43

Make four pompom "teddy bear" ornaments.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Nov-Dec 1984 (v.7#6) pg. 19, 52

"And not a creature was stirring ...". This "mouse nest" wreath-like decoration features miniature mice figures, a chimney with stockings, children nestled in bed, ... etc.
NUTSHELL NEWS Dec 1995 (v.25#12) pg. 90

Decorating for an old-fashioned Christmas.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Nov 1980 (v.8#11) pg. 157

Victorian Christmas tree decorations and some tips on a Victorian-style Christmas.
OLD-HOUSE JOURNAL Nov 1981 (v.9#11) pg. 251

How to make natural Christmas tree decorations. Instructions included for pomanders, gingham and calico balls, Ojos de Dios (Eyes of God), painted gourds and wood and straw ornaments.
ORGANIC GARDENING Dec 1977 (v.24#12) pg. 106

How to turn dried gourds and okra pods into Christmas tree ornaments.
ORGANIC GARDENING Nov-Dec 1997 (v.44#8) pg. 74

Christmas ornaments from household items.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1963 (v.120#6) pg. 143

Christmas decorations you can make for almost nothing. Included are (1) wreath of pine cones and boxwood, (2) aluminum can tree ornaments, (3) pine cone garland, (4) cottage cheese and milk carton lantern, (5) "cathedral-glass" ornaments made of plastic, (6) a plastic wreath and (7) pine cone ribbon hanger.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1972 (v.138#6) pg. 75

Four Christmas tree ornaments made from (1) Thin wood shavings, (2) painted wood, (3) Thin colored metal and (4) stained glass pieces.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1976 (v.146#6) pg. 114

How to make decorations for your Christmas tree from various countries of the world.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1977 (v.148#6) pg. 122

Imitation stained glass decorations for Christmas.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1977 (v.148#6) pg. 124

Decorations for Christmas tree include: (1) Miniature rocking chairs painted bright colors, (2) gutter strainers made into "hot air balloon" decorations, (3) wooden balls, stars and other shapes made from plywood and veneer, (4) plastic ornaments made from casting resin and (5) cookie cutter ornaments.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1978 (v.150#6) pg. 74

14 decorations you can make for the holidays. Includes tree ornaments, candle holders, etc.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1980 (v.154#6) pg. 98

Christmas tree trimming tips.
POPULAR SCIENCE Dec 1964 (v.185#6) pg. 123

How to decorate house plants for Christmas.
SUNSET Dec 1979 (v.163#6) pg. 76

Miniature boxes to hang from the tree. Can hold small gifts.
SUNSET Dec 1980 (v.165#6) pg. 76

Make a Hawaiian Christmas tree angel decoration from prunings, dried leaves, grasses, etc.
SUNSET Dec 1982 (v.169#6) pg. 70

Christmas tree decorations. (1) Molded tissue fruit or birds. (2) Foam-core critters. (3) Dried flowers & leaves in acetate. (4) Shimmering mylar.
SUNSET Dec 1983 (v.171#6) pg. 80

Make a hanging mirror cube for the tree.
SUNSET Dec 1984 (v.173#6) pg. 128

Tips on making admire-and-sniff ornaments and wreaths.
SUNSET Dec 1984 (v.173#6) pg. 130

Trimming the Christmas tree with fresh flowers inserted in small water vials.
SUNSET Dec 1990 (v.185#6) pg. 122

Gifts from the kitchen, garden, and heart. (1) Citrus curd. (2) Family photo ornaments. (3) Simmering spice potpourri. (4) Southwest bonsai. (5) Chili chocolate truffles. (6) Personalized maps. (7) Fresh foliage rings to decorate candles.
SUNSET Dec 1994 (v.193#6) pg. 82

Three ways to use material from the garden for mantel decorations. (1) "Winter mantel" with birch logs and willow twigs. (2) "California Country" embellished with gold. (3) "Winter White" uses nursery plants and a gold wired ribbon.
SUNSET Dec 1994 (v.193#6) pg. 104

Miniature dried flower arrangements that make Christmas tree ornaments.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 19 1978 (v.42#4) pg. 24, 207

Fourteen Christmas decorations to make that were entries in Woman's Day "Deck the Halls" contest.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 19 1978 (v.42#4) pg. 109, 198

Seven white Victorian Yule tree ornaments.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 19 1978 (v.42#4) pg. 112, 204

Assorted tree decorations to make. (1) Pompon figures. (2) Glitter stars and balls. (3) Pleated stars and snowflakes. (4) Pasta wreaths. (5) Honeycomb fans. (6) Plastic champagne glasses trimmed with sequins and braid.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 18 1979 (v.43#4) pg. 88, 166

(1) Tinsel star. (2) Glitter snowflake. (3) Spice plaque. (4) Skyrocket ball. (5) Foil star. (6) Painted wooden horse. (7) "Cloisonne" eggs.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 23 1980 (v.44#4) pg. 80, 120

(1) Wooden flying angel. (2) Wooden dove of peace. (3) Popcorn wreath. (4) Yarn Santa. (5) Calico wreath. (6) Yarn snowmen. (7) Foil disk.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 23 1980 (v.44#4) pg. 82, 120

Old-fashion Xmas: (1) Christmas mantle with decoys & greens. (2) Window prisms. (3) Fireplace fronds. (4) Bittersweet garlands & wreath. (5) Juniper & apples spray. (6) Topiary tree. (7) Succulent wreath. (8) Boxwood & strawberry crown.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 23 1980 (v.44#4) pg. 84, 120

100 bazaar best-sellers. Do-ahead Christmas decorations.
WOMAN'S DAY Sep 1 1981 (v.44#14) pg. 77

Christmas trimmings to make including wreaths, garlands table decorations and more.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 22 1981 (v.45#4) pg. 76, 114

Give your home that holiday glow. Glorious decorations to dazzle the eye. Make them with a delicate Victorian air, a touch of folk art, or a contemporary glitter.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 14 1982 (v.46#4) pg. 82, 128

Miscellaneous tree ornaments.
WOMAN'S DAY Aug 2 1983 (v.46#13) pg. 95, 160, 161

Winning ornaments from the Woman's Day Tree-Trimmings Contest.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 13 1983 (v.47#4) pg. 32, 165

How to make Christmas tree ornaments from your kitchen.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 13 1983 (v.47#4) pg. 52, 152

Nine pages of Christmas decorations to make or assemble.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 13 1983 (v.47#4) pg. 101, 178

Use cinnamon sticks to make dried flower boxes and Christmas decorations.
WOMAN'S DAY Aug 1 1984 (v.47#13) pg. 98, 124

Trim a jewel of a yule tree. Turn ordinary household items into ornaments for big and little trees.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 11 1984 (v.48#4) pg. 132, 229

Handmade ornaments include braided raffia hearts and pretzel, stenciled wood, and cranberries.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 11 1984 (v.48#4) pg. 135, 183

Ornaments for a child's tree include airy balls made from blown up balloons and geometric stars made of thread dipped in glue.
WOMAN'S DAY Dec 11 1984 (v.48#4) pg. 136, 181

Merry Mop-Tops and Love angel ornaments are made from cork beads and stoppers, with yarn hair and felt trim.
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1980 (v.46#2) pg. 50

Tree shaped decoration is covered with puffs and pompoms.
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1981 (v.47#2) pg. 27

Granny boot to hold small gifts or to use as a Christmas tree ornament.
WORKBASKET Sep 1982 (v.47#10) pg. 66

Tea ball ornament is filled with potpourri and covered with beads, sequins, pearls and gold braid.
WORKBASKET Oct 1986 (v.52#1) pg. 57

Candy-cane reindeer Christmas tree ornament.
WORKBASKET Jun-Jul 1987 (v.52#8) pg. 44

Five traditional tree ornaments made from dried rosebuds, ribbons, lace, beads and potpourri.
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1987 (v.53#2) pg. 24

Christmas angel decoration for the top of the tree.
WORKBASKET Nov-Dec 1987 (v.53#2) pg. 57

Christmas ornaments for holiday bazaars. (1) Snowmen. (2) Angel critter. (3) Knitting basket and knitting in progress. (4) Christmas tree from cinnamon stick and glitter stems.
WORKBASKET Jun-Jul 1993 (v.58#5) pg. 18

Painted pinecones and lacy clip-apart ornaments.
WORKBASKET Dec 1995-Jan 1996 (v.61#2) pg. 18

Artificial bird in a nest of Spanish moss. The nest is decorated with an embroidered message (such as "Happy Holidays").
WORKBASKET Dec 1995-Jan 1996 (v.61#2) pg. 21

Madonna and church window made of sheet aluminum, wood turnings, hardboard, and foil paper.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1965 (v.21#6) pg. 64

How to make a giant "snowball" ornament that has cutouts for four scenes clipped from magazines. Pictures can be backlit with an electric light.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1973 (v.29#6) pg. 52