Many white paper trees on the windowsill bring the winter wonderland into your house, even if it's not snowing outside.
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

How it's done:

01

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

Overview of materials needed for DIY paper trees
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Overview of materials needed for DIY paper trees

02

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

Punch circles out and cut paper strips out
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Punch circles out and cut paper strips out

03

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

Cut the paper strips
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Cut the paper strips

04

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

Apply the glue
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Apply the glue

05

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

Glue the paper on the cardboard cones
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Glue the paper on the cardboard cones

06

Then carefully fold the cut paper ends upwards.

Fold the paper upwards
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Fold the paper upwards

07

Decorate with your self-made paper trees!

Enjoy your DIY paper trees!
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Enjoy your DIY paper trees!