DIY Cement Stars for Christmas Tree Decoration

Allgemein, Decor, WINTER

This weekend I will start to prepare my winter and Christmas decoration at my home. From my last projects with cement I still have some leftovers. So I decided to make Christmas tree decoration with cement. Cutters for cutout cookies are perfect to get the shape of a star or a falling star. Follow my easy step by step approach to get the best results.

  1. Source of inspiration 

I already collected all my ideas for Christmas decoration on my DIY Christmas Decor Pinterest board.

  1. Required supplies

Money Cement: 2,00€ / 1,5kg = 0,20€ / 0,15kg

MoneyAcrylic Paint: 3,00€ / 120ml = 0,08€ (gold-coloured)

 Supplies that you might possess already:

  • Cutters for cutout cookies
  • Cardboard (e.g. old shoebox)

Total cost = 0,28€ for cement stars

 search v2 Where to find: 

modulor – Cement
modulor – Acrylic Paint

  1. DIY – Step by Step
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    DIY step by step – Cement stars

    Zeit 60 minutes

    4. Results

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    DIY Cement Stars – Christmas Decoration

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    DIY Cement Stars – Christmas decoration

DIY Advent Calendar – Black & White

Allgemein, Decor, WINTER

Only 43 days until Christmas! You think it is too early to start your Christmas preparations? If you want to surprise someone you love and care about, you should start to think about a handmade advent calendar NOW! I myself would like to surprise my little sisters and brothers. They do not expect anything from me and always complain that their advent calendars are much too fast empty. If you also want to bring a smile to a special person, follow my easy step by step approach.

  1. Source of inspiration

There are a lot of very nice handmade advent calendar-ideas out there. Have a look at my DIY advent calendar pinboard on Pinterest to get further inspiration.

  1. Required supplies

Money Wrapping paper: 0,98€ / 70 x 200cm = 0,14€ / (ca. 20 x 20 cm *5 prensents)

Money Napkins: 0,88€ / 20 napkins = ca. o,26€ / 6 napkins

Money Clothes pegs: 2,49€ / 50 pieces =  1,20€ / 24 pieces

Money String (for wrapping presents): 1,98€ / 50m = 0,08€ / 2m

Money Band with sequins (for hanging presents): 2,40€ / 5m = 0,72€ / 1,5m

Freebie

Freebie_advent stars

Total cost = 2,4o€ per advent calendar

Recyle things that you already possess such as…

  • Toilet paper roles or paper towel roles
  • Golden nail polish

  search v2  Where to find: 

Søstrene Grene – Wrapping paper / Søstrene Grene – Napkins or Amazon – Napkins /

Amazon – Clothes pegs / Amazon – String / Amazon – Band with sequins

  1. DIY – Step by Step
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    DIY advent calendar – Step by step

     

    Zeit 180 minutes

    4. Results

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    DIY advent calendar – Black & White

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    DIY advent calendar – Black & White