Make Your Own Cork Snowflake Ornament!

6 Materials
$2
1 Hour
Easy

Use up some of those old wine corks you have laying around by making this simple holiday ornament project!
make your own cork snowflake ornament
DIY Cork Snowflake Ornament Directions:

• Put your corks in a bowl of water and microwave for about a minute and a half (or until your water is hot)
• Remove your corks from the water, cut your corks in half and allow them to dry.
make your own cork snowflake ornament
• Once your corks are dry, dip the rough end of your cork into your silver paint, just covering the tip.
• Now dip the same end of the cork, while paint-wet, into your glitter.
• Let your paint dry for several hours.
make your own cork snowflake ornament
• Hot glue six (6) of the half-corks together in a circle, glitter side out.
• Next, glue two (2) half-corks off of each middle cork, glitter side out.
• Hot glue a piece of twine onto the back middle of your ornament for a hanger.
make your own cork snowflake ornament
• Allow to cool, and now your ornament is ready to hang, or give as a gift!
• Please note that most of time for this project is paint, cork, and glue dry-time.

I cannot be the only one with a lot of saved wine corks - a  pretty easy, yet clever and useful way to repurpose all those corks you  have been saving. These DIY cork snowflake ornaments can be glittered  any color. If giving as a gift, tape the string to the front of a  present instead of a bow! I often do that with ornaments, and people  seem  to like the extra little gift.you  have been saving. These DIY cork snowflake ornaments can be glittered  any color. If giving as a gift, tape the string to the front of a  present instead of a bow! I often do that with ornaments, and people  seem  to like the extra little gift.
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