Best Out of Waste Christmas Decoration Idea using Paper Cups!

Christmas is near and we are all excited to enjoy the Christmas parties! A lot of us love to arrange Christmas parties at our home and have fun. If you too are one of such people, we have an amazing Christmas Decoration option which you can prepare by yourself! The DIY crafts are unpredictable and can be made with interesting twists.

There are some reusable things through which we can prepare some decorative Christmas crafts. One of such interesting items is a paper cup. You can use a paper cup to create something special this Christmas!

Christmas Decoration

So what are you waiting for? Here is the process of making a cool Christmas décor from a paper cup.

Things You Need To Make Easy Paper Cup Christmas Décor

Things You Need For Paper Cup Christmas Décor

  • Paper cups
  • Glue
  • Dry glitters
  • Beads
  • Decorative objects
  • Lace and stars
  • Raw pasta
  • Thread
  • Colours and brushes
  • Glue gun

Steps To Make Easy Christmas Decoration

Step 1- Colour the large cups

Paper Cup Christmas Décor

Let’s start with making the paper cups more decorative. Take 3 small and 3 big paper cups and draw a design on these cups with a pen. Make a wavy design and fill it with a colour. Take a bowl and add some red paint. With a brush, fill the wavy design with the brush. Colour all 3 large cups with these red painted design and let it get dry.

Step 2- Colour and decorate all the cups

DIY Paper Cup Christmas Décor

Now it’s time to colour the small cups with green shade. Make a thick coat on the small cups and let it get dry. Now we have green coloured small cups and red patterned large cups. It’s now time to decorate he cups with decorative laces.  Apply some glue on the bottom of the cup and stick golden lace to the bottom. Decorate all the cups with these laces. Also decorate the top of the cups with this golden lace. Cut the ends with scissors and stick it with glue gun.

Step 3- Use glittery stars for decor

DIY Cup Hanging Craft

Christmas decorations are incomplete without stars and thus, we will use amazing glittery stars to decorate the cups. Take glitter stars and stick it randomly in the small green cups. For the huge white cups, you can choose colourful stars which will get highlighted in the white background. Thus choose large sized colourful stars and stick it randomly on the cup with glue.

Step 4-  Add some shine with glitter beads

Easy DIY Cup Hanging Craft

It’s time to make the décor more glittery and shiny. Take a bowl and add some glue into it. Also get the huge golden beads and green coloured dry glitter. We will sue this glitter to decorate the beads. Thus, apply some glue on the large beads with the help of a brush. Dip these glued beads in the heap of beads. This will help the beads to grab some dry glitter. You can insert the bead into a toothpick for dipping it into the glitter. This way you will get a glorious shiny set of beads! Yu can use different coloured dry glitters to cover the beads.

Step 5- Decorate the hanging thread

Easy DIY Cup Hanging

Every element of Christmas décor must be glittery and shiny. For this, take the thread and cover it with silver glitter. Take a bowl, add some glue and add dip the thread in this mixture.  You can also use silver colour and directly dip the thread into this colour. Let it dry and place it apart.

Step 6- Use the pastas for decor

Cup Hanging Craft For Christmas

There are so many pastas available in different shapes. Make use of these pastas to create some decorative and different shaped designs. Take different shaped pastas and colour them. For colouring, take a paper and pour colour in a bowl, with a brush, colour the pasta and sprinkle dry glitter on the coloured pasta. Let these pastas get dry. Similarly, take another set of pastas and colour it with different shade. Sprinkle dry glitter on these different shades pastas and let it dry.

Step 7- Prepare the hanging

DIY Cup Hanging Craft For Christmas

Now it’s time to make a hanging out of decorative elements. Take the cups and make holes in the bottom of the cups. Pass the silver thread from the hole tie a knot to prevent the thread from leaving the cup. Let the tread pass till the top of the glass and tie a glittery small pom pom in the end of the thread.

Start filling the thread with glitter beads and colourful pastas we prepared previously. Similarly, pass the thread 2 large cups and fill the threads with glitter beads and pastas to make a cool hanging!

Step 8- Make a bell bunch

Hanging Craft For Christmas

You can stick 2 pastas together, while making tying knots to keep the decorative element in their place. Now it’s time to decorate tie the three small glasses.  Lets decorate them as small bunch of bells. For this, paste the bottoms of the three glasses which will develop a formation as a bunch of bells.  Use glue gun and stick the bottoms of these glasses. We will use this bunch of bells for the third large cup hanging. Pass the thread of the large cup between these three bells and continue filling it with the decorative pastas.

Step 9- Combine the cups and prepare the hanging

Paper Cup Hanging Craft For Christmas

Now we get 2 large cups with simple hangings while 1 large cup with the bell style 3 small cups.  Attach all the three hangings together using a thread. You can tie it, prepare a knot or can stick the three threads. Here your amazing and colourful Christmas hanging is ready to use!

Cup Hanging DIY Craft

You can decorate your home with this beautiful Christmas décoration prepared with reusable items and glitter. Hang it in your entrance, give it a space in your living room, or decorate it around the glorious Christmas tree and make your festival more shiny and bright!

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Happy Christmas crafting!

Christmas Home Decoration Idea : DIY Wall Decor Using Pasta!

Christmas is about to arrive and the markets are full of Christmas trees, glitter balls, crafts and decorative items. The problem with readily available Christmas decorations is that these décor items are very expensive. To solve this, we have an interesting Christmas décor which is quite easy and prepared from handy items!  This Christmas craft can be easily prepared using reusable items and foods!

DIY Pasta Christmas Décor

Ever wondered how food items can prepare the unique and beautiful Christmas decorations? Here is a cool DIY craft prepared with Pasta! Try this interesting and creative craft and brighten up home décor!

Things You Need To Make A DIY Pasta Christmas Decor

Things You Need For Hanger Pasta Hanging

  • Decorative beads
  • Thread
  • Triangular pasta
  • Penne pasta
  • Dry glitters
  • Glue
  • Brush
  • Hanger
  • Colours
  • Scissor
  • Glue gun
  • Cutter

Steps To Make A DIY Pasta Christmas Décor

Step 1- Colour and glitter up the Pastas

Pasta Hanging DIY Craft

Our main décor element in this craft is pasta. So let’s start with decorating the pasta. Take the triangular and penne pasta. In a bowl, get red colour, add some water and prepare a colour. Paint the penne pasta with red colour using a brush. In another bowl, add some red glitter and dip the red painted pasta in the heap of glitter. Let this sparkle stick on the pasta and get dry.

Similarly, colour the triangular pasta with green colour and dip it into the green dry glitter for green shine! This is a very simple process to decorate the pasta. You can also use green glitter and colour for penne pasta to add some variations.

Step 2- Add glitter to the golden Beads

DIY Pasta Hanging Craft

Take a bowl and add glue in it. With a brush, apply this glue on the huge beads with the help of a brush. To make this process tidier, take a white paper, place all the dry glitter on this paper. Create a heap of golden glitter and dip the glued bead in it. Glitter powder will automatically stick to the bead. Keep this bead aside and let it dry.

Step 3- Decorate the hanger

Pasta Hanging Craft DIY

For hanging the Christmas decorations, we will also need a hanger. The threads for wall hanging will be of different sizes. We will make a V shaped wall hanging and thus, cut 7 different threads. The cornered threads will be smallest and the centre thread will be longest. When you cut the threads after taking the measurements, it’s time to decorate the hanger. For this, take some glue in a bowl and with the help of brush, apply glue all over the hanger. Now place this hanger on a paper and sprinkle silver sparkle on the hanger. Get the sparkle get dry and stick to hanger.

Step 4- Decorate the threads

DIY Pasta Craft

The threads we are using for the décor also must be decorative and thus, we will apply silver colour to these threads. Dip the thread into the glue bowl, and dip it into the heap of silver glitter. Once glitter covers the entire thread, let it get dry.

Step 5- Assemble the glitter items

DIY Hanging Craft Using Pasta

We have each and every thing coloured and covered with different glitter shades. It’s now time to assemble all the things and prepare an interesting wall hanging. For this, take the longest thread and stick the green pasta with glue.  With a glue gun stick the pasta. Make a chain of green triangular pastas and at the end, attach a golden bead.

Step 6-Fill the threads with pasta and beads

Hanging Craft Using Pasta

Take the other 2 large threads and use red pastas for this. Make a triangular shape while sticking 2 pastas together. Apply glue one end of both the penne pastas and stick them to the thread. Make a hanging with 2 pastas and one golden bead. Again use 2 pastas and a bead. Repeat this till you reach the end of the thread. Stick all the things with glue to make the hanging more strong and perfect.

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Step 7- Attach the Threads to the hanger

DIY Wall Hanging Craft Using Pasta

Fill in all the threads with similar combinations. Fill the pastas add some beads of different colours and tie a knot at the bottom and end. When all the hangings are ready, take the hanger and arrange the threads as per the sizes. Place the longest thread in centre while the smallest thread at the ends. For tying these threads, you can either make knot surrounding the hanger or can use glue gun to stick the threads to hanger.

Step 8- Give finishing touches

Arrange all the hangings and trim the extra thread with the help of a scissors. Hang this beautiful Christmas hanging on the wall and here your beautiful wall hanging is ready! You can also add some more decorative elements like stars and glitter balls to make it more interesting!

Hanger Pasta Hanging

It is such an interesting task to make some unique Christmas décor items at home! Bring home some glitter, use the household items like pasta and hangers and create such exceptional Christmas décor items quickly. In the dim lights of Christmas, this beautiful shiny wall hanging will brighten up your home!

Try this unique and interesting craft with your kids, add different décor items and don’t forget to post your experience!

Merry Christmas crafting!