One of the questions I get asked each holiday season is How to Make a Christmas Tree Topper. So today I’m sharing a few steps to getting started and a complete video tutorial that you can purchase to make your own tree topper.
Christmas tree toppers are BESTSELLERS in my Etsy shop, and it’s easy to see why. A bold tree topper is the perfect statement piece to give your tree an elegant finishing touch that draws the eye and makes your decor feel more thought-through.
Tree toppers are often used by professional decorators because they are so effective in bringing visual interest to a part of a Christmas tree that is often treated as an afterthought . . . and don’t we all want our trees to look as though they have been professionally decorated!?
So if you’ve been wondering Why doesn’t my tree look like the ones on Pinterest?, then you’ve come to the right place.
I want to give you a sneak peak into the custom tutorial I have created to teach you exactly how to make the Christmas tree topper of your dreams without breaking the bank!
HOW TO MAKE A CHRISTMAS TREE TOPPER
To get the full instructions on how to create this Candy Cane inspired Christmas tree topper, visit my Etsy shop to purchase the tutorial.
The tutorial includes an easy-to-follow video outlining detailed instructions on how to make a Christmas tree topper as well as:
- Tutorials for TWO different Christmas Tree Bow designs (including directions on how to use an EZ BowMaker)
- A downloaded PDF document with links to tutorial videos
- Supply list with links to where you can find products
- Written instructions that you can print
- Instructions on how to securely attach the bow to the Christmas tree!
The Basics For How To Make a Christmas Tree Topper
In my tutorial on How to Make a Christmas Tree Topper (available in my Etsy shop), I will give you step-by-step instructions on how to create a Candy Cane inspired Christmas tree topper. These steps can also serve as a formula for designing your own tree topper.
You can use this formula to create a design that is customized to your liking – Traditional, Boho, Farmhouse, Modern . . . the options are limitless.
Once you have decided on the design you want, there are just a few simple steps to put it all together!
STEP #1 – Start with floral sprays and picks
There are so many fun and festive sprays and picks available in craft stores this time of year, so this is where you can have a lot of fun getting creative and picking the pieces that will fit into your design.
STEP #2 – Create the perfect bow
There are few things more impressive than a gorgeous, professional-looking multi-ribbon, multi-layered bow. And you don’t have to be a professional to make one!
In my tutorial, I will show you step-by-step instructions on how to use an extremely helpful tool called an EZ BowMaker to create the perfect bow for your Christmas tree topper.
STEP #3 – Putting it all together
Once you have chosen your design, purchased your materials, and you have created your bow – it’s just a matter of putting it all together!
When you combine your sprays and picks with your bow, you finally get to see your finished Christmas tree topper in all of its holiday glory.
I promise that you will impress yourself with what you can create just by following a few simple steps.
YOU CAN DO IT!
You may feel a bit intimidated when it comes to crafting a Christmas tree topper, but with my step-by-step instructions, you can be sure that you can create the tree topper of your dreams!
To get started, simply purchase the tutorial by clicking the link below.
Don’t forget . . . in addition to the detailed instructions on how to create a Christmas tree topper, also included in the tutorial is a full list of supplies and where to find them.
Have you tried your hand at creating a Christmas tree topper? Tell me about what you’ve made in the comments below!
Not feeling crafty? Check out the entire Christmas Tree Topper Collection available for purchase in my Etsy shop!