How To Make Pinecone Elves
Make these easy pinecone elves and add them to a simple garland or tie them directly onto the tree for a sweet ornament!
  • Pinecones
  • Felt
  • Tiny Bells
  • Black Paint
  • String
  • Twine
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Wooden Balls
  1. Cut out the shapes needed for the hat, scarf and shoes.
  2. Glue the ball onto the top of the pinecone.
  3. Fold the rounded triangle in half and add a tiny bead of glue down the seam to form the hat.
  4. Add the tiny bell to the top of the hat and glue it onto the wooden ball.
  5. Wrap the scarf around the head and attach with more hot glue.
  6. Sandwich 2 heart shaped pieces of felt together for the shoes and attach to the bottom of the pinecone with hot glue.
  7. Add 2 tiny dots of paint for the eyes.
  8. Finally, glue a piece of string to the back of the hat.
  9. Tie the elves onto a piece of twine for a garland or directly onto the tree for an ornament.
Recipe by One Little Project at