Dried Citrus Slice Ornaments - Cut four unpeeled oranges into rounds about inch thick and bake on a greased cookie sheet at 175 degrees for 4 hours. To hang, poke a hole near one edge with a needle and thread doubled twine through to make a loop.
DIY Dried Oranges in the oven---but could also be done in a dehydrator or air dried on screens. Great for primitive Christmas decorating. Be Care when drying in the oven, better to take them out a little early than let them get too brown and dead looking.
I actually use dried orange slices to deter my cat from the tree. Im going to have to tey these this year :-) How to Make Dried Orange and Cloves Slices Christmas Decorations - Our Little House in the Country
Dried Orange Slices Garland: Slice navel orange very thinly; line on nonstick baking mat; generously dust with confectioners' sugar; bake at 200 degrees for hours until peels are dry and flesh is translucent
Holiday Card Ornaments With simple household items, you can transform the holiday cards of the past into Christmas decorations of the present -- Hang or display ornamental balls made from last year's greeting cards.
PHOTO: EARL CARTER of 49 > Glittered Deer Table Decorations A little sparkle transforms inexpensive toys into shimmering decorations for the dining table. How to Make the Glittered Deer Table Decorations
Make a tribe of cute crafted pine cone elves to decorate far more than the elf on the shelf could ever manage. Pine cones, felt, brown pipe cleaners, a wooden bead and a bit of paint plus needle and thread are all you need to make your own pine cone elf