These cute little miniature present ornaments will look wonderful hanging on your tree! They are super-easy to make, but are quite elegant-looking. Decorate your whole home with festive Christmas crafts! Create homemade cards, your own Christmas ornaments, tasty Christmas recipes, or just snuggle up together with printable Christmas activities.
Wood cubes are available at your local craft supply store.
Let children pick whatever colors they like for the paint, festive or holiday colors are not a requirement!
If you prefer to make this a recycling project, use small boxes, such as a toothpick box.
Paint each cube with desired color. Let dry.
If you like, make polka dots on your cube using a toothpick dipped in paint. Let dry (see image).
Cut a piece of ribbon about 12 inches long. Find the center of the ribbon and place a painted cube onto it. Wrap the ribbon around the cube as you would a regular present.
Tie the ends into a bow, and then double knot the bow.
Take the two open ends of the ribbon and bring the up together, tie in a knot at the top to create the hanger.
Use a few dots of white glue to secure the ribbon to the cube.