How to DIY a Paper Gem Ornament Out of a Greeting Card

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How to DIY a Paper Gem Ornament Out of a Greeting Card
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Holiday hacks are necessary to keep the season merry and bright! Today, we are showing a holiday decor DIY you can make out of one of the most accessible items ever: greeting cards.

Holiday hacks are necessary to keep the season merry and bright! Today, we are showing a holiday decor DIY you can make out of one of the most accessible items ever: greeting cards.

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Gather your supplies.  Get the printable here: http://bit.ly/2hnDRcM

Gather your supplies. Get the printable here: bit.ly/2hnDRcM

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Cut out printable shapes.

Cut out printable shapes.

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Trace the smaller shapes on the greeting cards six times each.

Trace the smaller shapes on the greeting cards six times each.

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Cut out shapes.

Cut out shapes.

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Fold along the dotted lines on the larger printable shape.

Fold along the dotted lines on the larger printable shape.

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Tape the cut-out card shapes on the larger printable shape. Place one of the shorter triangles behind the dotted triangle with the hole at the top.

Tape the cut-out card shapes on the larger printable shape. Place one of the shorter triangles behind the dotted triangle with the hole at the top.

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Cut out the circle so that both the printable shape and the triangle have holes.

Cut out the circle so that both the printable shape and the triangle have holes.

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String a piece of string through the hole at the top. Tie to make a loop.

String a piece of string through the hole at the top. Tie to make a loop.

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Tape tabs together to form a gem.

Tape tabs together to form a gem.

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What a gem. ; )

What a gem. ; )

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True fact: One can not have too many ornaments.

True fact: One can not have too many ornaments.

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