DIY Paper Trees

DIY Paper Trees

Many white paper trees on the windowsill bring the winter wonderland into your house, even if it's not snowing outside. These winter decorations are simply made from plain white paper and cardboard cones - the more, the better!

  • cardboard cones 20 cm, 25 cm and 30 cm
  • white paper
  • scissors
  • cutter
  • ruler
  • cutting mat
  • round punch Ø 4 cm
  • adhesive roller


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Overview of materials needed for DIY paper trees


We need: Cardboard cones 20 cm, 25 cm and 30 cm, white paper, scissors, cutter, ruler, cutting mat, round punch Ø 4 cm, adhesive roller

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Punch circles out and cut paper strips out


For the circle tree, punch out circles from the paper. For the tree with paper fringes, cut 4.5 cm paper strips.

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Cut the paper strips


Cut the paper strips in short intervals up to about 1 cm to the edge; cut off at 4 cm.

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Apply the glue


Apply glue on the uncut edge of the paper and the border of the circles.

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Glue the paper on the cardboard cones


Now glue the paper strips and the circles slightly offset and overlapping on the cardboard cones.

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Fold the paper upwards


Then carefully fold the cut paper ends upwards.

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Enjoy your DIY paper trees!


Decorate with your self-made paper trees!