Lia Griffith - handcraft your life on Facebook

Make a Paper Feather Garland with Glittering Tips

Paper Feather Tree Ornaments This Christmas, as you saw in my Handcrafted Holidays video, I decorated my tree with a bird theme in a variety of gold and silver tones. The paper feathers are part of the detail of the tree and to add a little extra bling, I used some pretty gold and silver glitter on the tips of my paper feather ornaments. The feathers are so pretty that today I made this feather garland to coordinate with the tree. I tested several methods and the one that works best is what I am going to share with you today which is using a craft spray glue. My favorite glitter for these feather’s is Martha Stewart’s fine glitter that you can find in any craft store. Below is the step-by-step tutorial as well as the PDF pattern and the Silhouette pattern for these feathers. Please note that the Silhouette template is for the cutting machine and will not open without that software. Enjoy! ~ Lia

PaperFeatherGarlandinGold GoldGlitterPaperFeathers PaperFeatherChristmasGarland PaperFeatherGarland PaperFeatherTutorial PaperFeatherButtonSilhouetteFeather

  1. I love this! So,beautiful. ;)

  2. These are so cute! I am going to make some of these to decorate my homemade gifts for friends too! :) Thanks again for another great post Lia…happy holidays!
    - Melissa

  3. Oh how lovely! I love how simple this project is with a hint of glamour and sparkle…the perfect mix!

  4. I love these feathers the gold makes them look so elegant. Great for any project.
    Wishing you a wonderful Christmas and New year.

    Thank you.

  5. Love this feathered garland, I saw how you used the feathers as embellishment for gifts. They’re so beautiful!

  6. This is a fantastic idea for decorating a tree. They’re so versatile and gorgeous. Love glitter on ends of feathers. How many ways can we use these, it’s incredible.
    I’ll be hanging this from my shutter shelf. Thanks so much for sharing another incredible project. I finally made the feather
    wreath, even my daughter noticed it and didn’t make fun of it, her and her hubs tend to razz me about all my creations. I so love all the beautiful projects you share with us. Thanks so much.

  7. Thanks.
    Un grand merci pour ces très belles plumes.

  8. Beautiful as always, Lia. Such pretty metallic papers, too.

    My best to you, Zoe

  9. This is simply stunning. Thank you for sharing with us!

  10. YEA!!!!! I am LOVING these Silhouette files!!!! Happy happy happy happy….

  11. These are lovely, Lia! Happy Holidays!

  12. Thank you so much for the silhouette file for the feathers! My daughter and I have a special fondness of feathers. We often exchange them in photos as we see them randomly in our day. I’m off to make a garland for each of us!

  1. Pingback: make a paper feather garland | Grey House Harbor

  2. Pingback: Paper Feather Wreath with Glittered Tips | Lia Griffith

  3. Pingback: DIY Paper Feathers | Lia Griffith

Leave a Reply