Bring orange pom-poms, crinkle paper, and feathers to life by stuffing them into plastic ornaments.

pumpkin tree ornaments
Credit: Alexandra Grablewski

What You'll Need

  • Clear plastic craft ornaments
  • Black permanent marker
  • Orange crinkle paper
  • Feathers and pom-poms
  • Glue
  • 1/4" green ribbon

Make It

1. Open craft ornament and draw a pumpkin face on the inside of one side with permanent marker. (Tip: First draw desired face on scrap paper and tape to round side of ornament, then trace features with marker from within.)

2. Fill ornament with crinkle paper, feathers, or pom-poms, then add a dab of flue to bottom to secure; let dry,

3. Cut a small piece of ribbon and string through the loop at the top to hang.

Originally published in the October 2009 issue of Parents magazine.

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