One of the simplest ways of using pine cones to beautify an area of the home is to combine them, with branches of winterberry, and set them atop a mantel or a window frame. For some easy pine cone decorations, collect pine cones of different sizes, shapes, and textures, for there is a wide variety around, and each can be used for a different purpose.
Pine Cone Craft Ideas
Pine cones make fantastic Christmas ornaments. One can string them onto the branches of the tree just the way they are. If you find this look too rustic, you can add richness to them by painting or spray painting them in gold and/or silver metallic paint.
Place silver gray beads on eye pins, and stick them in the holes you've made. Use a little glue to hold them secure. Use sheer ribbon to suspend these decorations from the branches of your Christmas tree or elsewhere.
Use pine cone flowers along with silk pine spray to create a very pretty Christmas centerpiece for the overall decor. You could also assemble the pine cone around a three long and thick scented candles, while placing some flowers and green in between the pines. The end result will look splendid.
Another way to make a table centerpiece with pine cones is to take a beautiful array of bloomed deep red roses, and set them in a round arrangement. Use a semi circular floral oasis, and arrange rose stems and greens on its, with pine cones added in between.
Another idea is to spray the pine cones silver the way we mentioned in the first decoration, and then string it along with some berries and a bell. Tie a beautiful silver/gold ribbon bow and hang it on the front door or anywhere else.
There are a multitude of ways in which pine cones can be used. Many like to make it into a pine cone bird feeder, while others use it as a burst of decoration on a gift. Once you try out the ones those been mentioned here, you'll have many more ideas flooding your head.