5 ornament ideas to refresh your tree on a budget
If last year’s ornaments are broken or in need of some refreshing, it may be time to go shopping. And beautiful ornaments don’t need to cost a fortune. In fact, after a quick trip to a craft store like Michael’s, it’s also a chance to bring the family together.
We’ve found some perfect ornament ideas, from crafty to elegant, that are budget friendly and will make for perfect addition to your tree.
1. Craft away:
Start with a clean slate. We love the ArtMinds Paper Mache Ornaments, which are ready for paint, markers, glitter, or anything creative minds can imagine. ArtMinds Paper Mache Ornament Flat Star, $1.49 (plus Cash Back), Michaels.com
2. Filled with fun:
Plastic ornaments will stand up to even the most mischievous of tree-climbing cats. With this set, consider adding snow, glitter, photos, confetti or just about anything that will fit through the opening. Plastic Ornaments By ArtMinds 12 Pack, $3.99 (plus Cash Back), Michaels.com
3. Bright with color:
If you’re looking for bargains, look for ornament sets, like these adorable, colorful little trees from Target, perfect for a tree with a modern edge. Christmas Tree Ornament Assorted Pack, $3 (plus Cash Back), Target.com
4. Go traditional:
For the more traditional look, we like this metallic ornament set. Metallic Ornament Set, $3 for 25 (plus Cash Back), Target.com
5. Bring on the characters:
How about a classic? This Rudolph the Red-Nose Reindeer ornament is sure to be a hit every year. Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer With Wreath, $5.99 (plus Cash Back), Walmart.com