What to make with pine cones – 64 Ideas with photos

DIY with natural materials and easy to find offers a good hobby with children, stimulates creativity and triggers imagination. Pine cones are everywhere. You can find them in the streets of your city, in the park and in the forest. Even if you have not gone out to pick up materials, you can have fun looking for interesting pine cones. There are small and large, firmer and more fragile and different species of trees. But what to make with pine cones? Most often we make Christmas decorations such as garlands, Christmas wreaths, Christmas trees , snowflakes and so on. With few auxiliary materials you can make everything you want. To succeed in the ideas that we will give you here, we advise you to arm yourself with felt paper, plastic eyes, different paints, felt or cotton and polystyrene shapes. These are the materials you will need most often. And again a little important tip – before washing the cones it’s good to put them in the oven for about 20 minutes at a temperature of 200 degrees to sterilize them.

What to make with pine cones – fantastic decorations ideas made with free materials

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

To make one of these funny deer you will need:

  • two pine cones
  • a pair of plastic eyes
  • a little red pompon
  • glue
  • felt paper
  • some little sticks.
  1. Wash well and dry the pine cones
  2. If you want, you can paint the pine cones or cover them with clear lacquer
  3. Take the two pine cones and stick them together to form the body and head
  4. Paste eyes and pompom instead of nose, as also small sticks to form the feet and antlers of the deer
  5. Cut small ears of felt paper and stick them under the woods

If you are among the people who are wondering what to make with pine cones you will get all the right answers here!

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos



The shape of pine cones is very good for making different things. You can for example make these hedgehogs super easy and super fun! What you will need:

  • small pine cones
  • felt paper
  • from school
  • plastic eyes
  • modeling clay

First variant:

  1. Wash and dry pine cones
  2. Take a sheet of paper and cut out a piece in the shape of a circle
  3. Cut the circle and glue both sides together forming a cylinder
  4. Glue the cylinder instead of the hedgehog’s nose
  5. Glue your eyes

Second variant:

Make the nose and feet of the hedgehog in the fimo paste

What to make with pine cones? Why not these nice hedgehogs!

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

Friendly owl with a pine cone and cotton:

  • a cone
  • cotton or felt
  • plastic eyes
  • pipe cleaners or felt paper
  • glue
  1. Take a nice pine cone, wash it and dry it
  2. Form small balls of cotton with your fingers and start filling the empty spaces by putting the small balls dipped in a little glue.
  3. If you want you can do that with colorful felt
  4. Glue your eyes
  5. Form the wings of the owl with pipe cleaners or felt paper and stick them to the cone

This little owl is made from simple materials and easy to find. Charm your children by tinkering with them!

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

A deco garland super easy. They will need you:

  • yarn into a favorite color
  • paints
  • several cones

First variant:

  1. Wash well and dry the cones
  2. Dip a cone in the paint to color its tips
  3. Then tie the wire around the cone or where possible to tie it to the wire
  4. Continue like this by dipping the cones and tying them to the wire to receive a long festive garland

It’s a warm decor that will bring you a lot of joy during the Christmas holidays!

Second variant:

You can use a wire to tie the cone and soak it completely in the paint.

Pretty decorative garland in cones painted in various colors

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

Pretty crown of cones to decorate the door. You will need:

How to do it

  1. Prepare the pine cones, taking them out according to their size and piercing in the base of each cone a small hole with the drill
  2. Insert the toothpicks into the holes and begin to prick the cones on the polystyrene crown
  3. Keep the smallest cones for the unoccupied seats at the end
  4. If you want you can also use glands for smaller places and paint the materials with different paints

The Christmas wreath is the first decoration you see when you return home

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

The brilliant result of a fun job

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

These pretty pine cones painted in pastels will suit a Scandinavian piece

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

Foxes easy to make and very original

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

Party decoration to do alone

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

Warm decoration with pinecones with pink dots

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos  What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

This easy garland is very pretty when put next to a white wall

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos  What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

Little friendly and easy Christmas trees

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

Colorful angels to do it yourself

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

Garland that you can do for Valentine’s Day or Christmas

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

Pine cones that look like snow-covered flowers

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

Pine cone painted in a sweet color

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

Create this easy decoration that you can use as a centerpiece

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos

 

What to make with pine cones - 64 Ideas with photos


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