With these simple Christmas ornaments to sew, you're sure to make good use of the holidays. Sewing crafts don't have to be intimidating and complicated. Keep it simple with these easy Christmas ornaments you can decorate your home with.
Simple Christmas Ornaments to Sew: Holiday Crafts to DIY
Christmas Ornaments to Sew This Holiday Season
I was looking at some patterns when I came across these wonderful Christmas ornaments to make. Then, I realized if I am going to make something for the holiday season, it should be Christmas ornaments to decorate my home and adorn my Christmas tree with.
I was thinking my daughter and I would enjoy sewing and putting sparkly things together. These DIY craft ideas and sewing patterns for Christmas ornaments I've collected make excellent Christmas projects for beginners.
And, when the holiday is over, you can stow away these decorative crafts in a box so you can still use them for next year. So create as many of these simple Christmas ornaments as you can, and you will be ready for Santa in no time!
I remember the first time I decided to make a Christmas sewing project. The tutorial and pattern I tried were so overwhelming, I had to keep it until I get it all done.
Today, I will be sharing lots of wonderful felt ornament patterns and tutorials for easy Christmas ornaments to make, even for beginners.
Sewing crafts don't have to be intimidating and complicated. Keep it simple with these easy Christmas ornaments you can decorate your home with.
1. Snowman Ornament
Snowmen are quite all the rage these days–thanks to Olaf from Frozen. Kids will pick on them for sure, so you want them soft, cozy, and safe for your preschoolers.
You can make snowman ornaments out of fabric scraps and with an easy sewing technique. Or make them in bulk and use them as tree trimming, gifts, or present accents.
2. Fresh Mint Candy Cane Ornament
3. Santa Hat Ornament
Add some personal touches to your Christmas tree with these easy Santa hat ornaments! These are Christmas ornaments to sew with kids, even preschoolers, this holiday season.
Making more of these little Santa hats will give a unique style to your decorations! They are sturdy and lightweight, so there’s no need to worry about breakage.
4. Felt Tree Ornament
5. Needle-Felted Penguin Ornament
These needle-felt penguins will be the newest stars of your Christmas home decor. Place them on your mantel or on a tabletop vignette.
6. DIY Little Yarn Hats Ornament
While this is an easy-peasy no-sew DIY ornament, it's also a perfect craft project for sewing buffs. You can make these cute ornaments at the last minute with your ready tools and materials.
7. Little Baby Jesus Ornament
8. Felt Ornaments with Decorative Machine Stitch
9. Fabric Christmas Tree Ornament
You can use your scrap fabric to sew this Christmas tree ornament. It even has three-dimensional patchwork to help it stand by itself. You can display it on shelves beside your tree, or add a ribbon to hang it up.
10. Holiday Dove Ornament
11. Lace Angel Christmas Ornament
Angel ornaments are lovely additions to your Christmas tree. And these lace angels handmade ornaments are pretty and within budget.
12. European Stocking Ornament
Trim your tree this holiday season with this simple European stocking ornament! You can place it anywhere in your house that needs some Christmas cheer!
13. Scrappy Pentagons Christmas Baubles
14. Elf Boot Ornament
15. Pom-pom Gnome Homemade Christmas Ornaments
It's possible for someone to adore garden gnomes and sewing crafts at the same time. So, if you're one whose up for both, you'll love these super cute pom-pom gnome ornaments.
16. Easy Embroidery Hoop Christmas Ornament
This embroidered hoop homemade Christmas ornament will make your holiday more festive. You can add this to your Christmas tree decor. Or give them away as gifts for friends and family.
17. Felt Christmas Mushrooms
18. Hogwarts House Crest Ornament
If you are a Harry Potter fan, you’ll love this Hogwarts house crest ornament. Isn’t it cute and unique?
Add magical touches to your tree. It is also great for beginners, and you can make them with your kids.
19. Stuffed Homemade Christmas Tree Ornament
Create adorable ornaments out of fabric scraps. It is easy and sure to be a hit in your family!
This Christmas ornaments to sew are customizable with pretty beads, or you can even place a star on top. You can also transform it into a standing Christmas decoration.
20. Mini Mittens Ornament
These mini mittens ornament are perfect to show off your creativity. Definitely one of my personal favorites when it comes to Christmas ornaments to sew.
21. DIY Fabric-Wrapped Glass Ornaments
Looking for creative ways to use fabric scraps? These DIY fabric-wrapped glass ornaments are only one of them.
Find a fabric scrap you like–the more festive, the better. Then, wrap clear plastic or glass ornaments with the fabric. Tie with a ribbon, and hang!
22. Felt Christmas Pinecone
Don't you love this felt pinecone homemade Christmas ornament? This will be a lovely gift for friends and family this holiday season.
23. Scrappy Christmas Bulbs
Christmas sewing usually means ending up with lots of fabric scraps. From colorful to patterned to holiday-themed. Don't let them go to waste! Use them to make this Christmas bulb ornament.
24. DIY Holiday Yo-Yo
25. Highland Hot Air Ornament
This Highland hot air ornament is a cute ornament to decorate your tree with. It's one of those Christmas ornaments to sew with no special materials needed.
26. Doily Snowflakes Ornament
27. Glitter Pompom Balls and Tissue Paper Tree Ornament
Make room for this easy tissue paper tree ornament you can make in a jiffy. All you need are tissue paper, glitter pompom balls, and a golden glitter pipe cleaner.
28. Snowman DIY Ornament
This snowman DIY ornament is a cute DIY project to get busy with your little helper. You can use any scrap felt from your stash.
The cute size of this Christmas tree ornaments makes it a great addition to your home decoration. Have fun creating this snowman ornament that's easy, inexpensive, and cute!
29. Fancy Embroidered Christmas Ornament
30. Pom-Pom Snowman Ornament
Spread the Christmas cheer with these cute snowman ornaments! If you're looking for quick and simple Christmas ornaments to sew, this is it. They're fun, cute, and easy to make!
31. Fabric and Buttons Pinwheel Christmas Ornament
Make your Christmas tree a hodgepodge of things you and your family love! Add these cute fabric pinwheels. But instead of paper, use fabric and add some cute buttons!
32. DIY Scented Ornament
Learn how to sew this DIY scented ornament with its one-of-a-kind charming idea. Made out of scrap fabric, it will make your house smell extra festive during the holiday season!
33. DIY Fabric Scrap on Glass Ornaments
This is why we sewing junkies never throw fabric scraps away. What seems like junk could turn into something beautiful. Like these colorful fabric-filled glass ornaments.
34. Embroidered Snowflakes Ornaments
35. Scrappy Star Patchwork Pattern
You can use your scrap fabric to make this star patchwork pattern to display indoors.
Made out of any color and print combination, this patchwork idea is so simple and rustic. You can either make a big one to hang outside your door or make a tiny version for your Christmas tree.
36. Felt Gingerbread Man Ornament
Homemade Christmas ornaments are cozier, warmer, and more affordable than store-bought decors. This felt gingerbread man ornament is so pretty and intricate.
37. Felt Tree Ornament
Most sewing machines have several decorative stitches we barely use. In this sewing project, you’ll have the opportunity to make use of your machine’s stitch pattern.
This felt tree ornament is great for both beginners and experienced sewers. You can make several pieces to match your gift wrapping.
38. Diving Elf Legs Ornament
39. Three-Dimensional Doily Ornament
This three-dimensional doily ornament is the kind of traditional we love. I'm sure it will turn out to be one of your most rewarding DIY projects for the holiday season!
40. Crazy Patchwork Tree Ornament
41. Fabric Lollipop Christmas Ornament
Put your fabric scraps into good use with these adorable lollipop tree ornaments. Sewing beginners might wrestle with the first loop on the sewing machine, but you'll get the hang of it.
42. Christmas Birdie Ornament
This Christmas birdie ornament will bring a tranquility to your Christmas decor. You can add this to your Christmas tree adornments, or use it as a pincushion. Dual purpose, right?
43. Stitched Dala Horse Christmas Ornament
I love this stitched Dala horse Christmas ornament. It’s so easy, I can make a pair in one evening. These Christmas ornaments to sew will add color to your Christmas tree for sure!
44. Santa Face Ornaments
This Christmas, decorate your home a little differently. How about these Santa face ornaments? They're squishy, and would make great DIY gifts, too.
45. Glitter Pompom Balls DIY Ornament
This is one super easy fabric craft even your preschoolers can do. Yes, it'll be a mess! But this holiday season, let your kids have fun with it.
46. Fabric Scraps Christmas Ornaments
Add some color to your Christmas tree with this fabric scraps Christmas ornament. Let these Christmas ornaments to sew will clear out your stash of scraps! And it will grant you a fresh start for the next year.
47. Felt Christmas Light Ornament
Got preschoolers or toddlers at home? Then you'll love this felt Christmas light ornament. It's a decoration you don’t have to worry about getting broken!
48. Hanging Hearts Pattern
Gather your supplies and create these lovely hanging heart ornaments with your kids. Decorate your Christmas tree with love symbols with these Christmas ornaments to sew.
49. Felt Ice Skate Ornament
This felt ice skate ornament is another cool idea to decorate your tree. It’s very easy and affordable. Your kids will love these.
50. Felt and Leather Stitched Ornament
51. Scrappy Punched Christmas Ornament
Take out your colorful fabric scraps again for another scrap-busting DIY project. It's also a super easy fabric craft project. But that doesn't make it any less lovely and cozy for your Christmas tree.
52. Donut Decorations
These are a 100% fat-free donuts! Gather your colorful felt, beads, and coordinating threads! It's time to make these fun DIY donut homemade Christmas ornaments.
53. Ribbon Candy Felt Ornament
Decorate your tree with these ribbon candy felt ornaments. These are the colorful ornaments to sew with your little ones. Plus, they're are perfect for a vintage Christmas theme!
54. Christmas Gingerbread House
Design your home with cheerful Christmas ornaments that look good enough to eat! Add a little sweetness to your Christmas tree with these gingerbread house ornaments.
55. Pineapple Christmas Felt Ornament
56. Snow Day Snowflakes Ornament
57. No Sew “Quilted” Christmas Ornament
58. Felt Coffee Cup Ornament
59. Ball Fabric Ornament
60. Hanging Christmas Ornament
61. Deer and Fox Felt Christmas Ornament
These deer and fox felt Christmas ornaments are too cute to resist. My theme for this year is a white Christmas. But I can't get this out of my head. So I’m adding this to my list of Christmas ornaments to sew since the background picture is snow. 🙂
Decorating your home for Christmas doesn't need to be expensive. Try your hand at some of these Christmas ornaments to sew to usher in the holidays! Enjoy!
Did you find Christmas ornaments to sew this holiday season? Let me know by leaving a message in comments section below!
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Editor’s Note: This article was originally published 0n December 18, 2016, and has been updated for quality and relevancy.