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21 Turnt Up DIY Ornaments You Need To Make Before 2015

Crafters are magical beings.

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1. Mason Jar Lids

A normal person sees: Sealable lids that make you feel like a farmer when you open them.A crafter sees: Mini-windows into the Christmas spirit. Get the tutorial here.
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A normal person sees: Sealable lids that make you feel like a farmer when you open them.

A crafter sees: Mini-windows into the Christmas spirit.

Get the tutorial here.

2. Retired Toys

A normal person: Toys that need to be donated.A crafter sees: Toys that need to be donated to the land of imagination where they can be spun into holiday cheer. Get the tutorial here.
Cassie Freeman at Hi Sugarplum!

A normal person: Toys that need to be donated.

A crafter sees: Toys that need to be donated to the land of imagination where they can be spun into holiday cheer.

Get the tutorial here.

3. Cardboard Fragments

A normal person sees: Something the cat rips up.A crafter sees: An igloo.Get the tutorial here.
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A normal person sees: Something the cat rips up.

A crafter sees: An igloo.

Get the tutorial here.

4. Toilet Paper Tubes

A normal person sees: A vehicle for toilet paper.A crafter sees: A rustic ornament. Get the tutorial here.
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A normal person sees: A vehicle for toilet paper.

A crafter sees: A rustic ornament.

Get the tutorial here.

5. Birch Wood Slices

A normal person sees: The parts of a tree.A crafter sees: The blessed building blocks of a snowman. Get the tutorial here.
addicted2diy.com

A normal person sees: The parts of a tree.

A crafter sees: The blessed building blocks of a snowman.

Get the tutorial here.

6. Sprinkles

A normal person sees: Edible beads.A crafter sees: Tiny beach balls that make everything fun.Get the tutorial here.
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A normal person sees: Edible beads.

A crafter sees: Tiny beach balls that make everything fun.

Get the tutorial here.

7. Dead Lightbulbs

A normal person sees: Straight-up garbage.A crafter sees: Something begging to be rolled in glitter and hung on a tree.Get the tutorial here.
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A normal person sees: Straight-up garbage.

A crafter sees: Something begging to be rolled in glitter and hung on a tree.

Get the tutorial here.

8. Scraps of Paper

A normal person sees: A mess you don't wanna clean up.A crafter sees: Confetti from the gods.Read more about them here.
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A normal person sees: A mess you don't wanna clean up.

A crafter sees: Confetti from the gods.

Read more about them here.

9. Chalkboard Paint

A normal person sees: The stuff crafters slather on everything.A crafter sees: The stuff you own way too much of. Get the tutorial here.
anightowlblog.com

A normal person sees: The stuff crafters slather on everything.

A crafter sees: The stuff you own way too much of.

Get the tutorial here.

10. Cookie Cutters

A normal person sees: A cookie-making tool.A crafter sees: The star template you've been searching for all year. Get the tutorial here.
anightowlblog.com

A normal person sees: A cookie-making tool.

A crafter sees: The star template you've been searching for all year.

Get the tutorial here.

11. Animal Photos

A normal person sees: Things you never print out anymore.A crafter sees: Things you obviously always print out because you will place them inside memory spheres filled with snow and specialness. Get the tutorial here.
Travis Rees

A normal person sees: Things you never print out anymore.

A crafter sees: Things you obviously always print out because you will place them inside memory spheres filled with snow and specialness.

Get the tutorial here.

12. Clay

A normal person sees: Something you worry your kids will eat.A crafter sees: Something your kids have already eaten, and they survived just fine.Get the tutorial here.
Teri at The Lovely Drawer

A normal person sees: Something you worry your kids will eat.

A crafter sees: Something your kids have already eaten, and they survived just fine.

Get the tutorial here.

13. Card Stock

A normal person sees: Something to write a letter on. A crafter sees: A plane of possibility waiting to be folded into a matrix of greatness. Get the tutorial here.
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A normal person sees: Something to write a letter on.

A crafter sees: A plane of possibility waiting to be folded into a matrix of greatness.

Get the tutorial here.

14. Paint Pens

A normal person sees: Pens filled with paint.A crafter sees: EXACTLY. Get the tutorial here.
Cassie Freeman at Hi Sugarplum!

A normal person sees: Pens filled with paint.

A crafter sees: EXACTLY.

Get the tutorial here.

15. Ripped Paper

A normal person sees: What happens when you read your ex's Valentine's Day card.A crafter sees: What happens when you read said card with the intention of turning it into an ornament. Get the tutorial here.
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A normal person sees: What happens when you read your ex's Valentine's Day card.

A crafter sees: What happens when you read said card with the intention of turning it into an ornament.

Get the tutorial here.

16. Ultrasound Pictures

A normal person sees: Your baby's first pictures.A crafter sees: Monochromatic emotion strips that up any craft's game because BABIES.Get the tutorial here.
Mari Orr / Via crabandfish.blogspot.com

A normal person sees: Your baby's first pictures.

A crafter sees: Monochromatic emotion strips that up any craft's game because BABIES.

Get the tutorial here.

17. Twine

A normal person sees: Something used to tie stuff.A crafter sees: Something used to turn a candy cane into something that actually matches your decor theme.Get the tutorial here.
anightowlblog.com

A normal person sees: Something used to tie stuff.

A crafter sees: Something used to turn a candy cane into something that actually matches your decor theme.

Get the tutorial here.

18. Balsa Wood

A normal person sees: Cheap and bland wood.A crafter sees: A radiant diamond.Get the tutorial here.
abeautifulmess.com

A normal person sees: Cheap and bland wood.

A crafter sees: A radiant diamond.

Get the tutorial here.

19. Brass Tacks

A normal person sees: Something that goes on a cork board.A crafter sees: Something that goes on a foam ball to create a series of gilded scales.Get the tutorial here.
fellowfellow.com

A normal person sees: Something that goes on a cork board.

A crafter sees: Something that goes on a foam ball to create a series of gilded scales.

Get the tutorial here.

20. Scrabble Letters

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A normal person sees: A game.

A crafter sees: A game you take very, very seriously.

Get the tutorial here.

21. Mason Jars

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A normal person sees: Something a hipster uses as a glass.

A crafter sees: A super cute ornament, obvs.

Get the tutorial here.

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