'tis the season to be jolly right? this instructable shows how you can make an easy and affordable ornament for your Christmas tree. these ornaments can act as a lens to make your christmas tree seem to have more lights than it actually has.
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Step 1: Tools and other things

Picture of Tools and other things
these are the materials you will need

exact o knife
bottle (preferably a pop bottle)
needle-nosed pliers
3/16 drill bit
wire (you cam get this off of any dollar store note book)

Step 6: Straighten wire

Picture of straighten wire
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in this step you take the needle nose pliers, and the wire and you put the pliers at the end of the wire and your fingers where the coil begins. Then slide you finger down the wire for a flat and straight wire.than after you straighten the wire you cut it to the length you want.
craftyv4 years ago
Paper clips make great hangers. One end on the piece and the other on the tree. Good crafting
craftyv4 years ago
I acknowledge that you admit that "I just did the basics to show you" but I am encouraging members to try to cut the shapes crisply so that the ornament looks good even when the lights are off. Using the curves and shapes already in the bottle some very attractive designs can be achieved. Even the clear plastic looks good. I have enjoyed making them.
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noble230 (author)  wiley coyote6 years ago