Glitter Yarn Baubles

Make your Christmas tree look amazing with these colourful glitter yarn bauble decorations.

Skill Level


Time to Make

30 minutes + drying time

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Add two parts PVA glue and one part water into a bowl and mix together thoroughly.
  2. Take some red wool, cut a long strip of it and then dip it into the glue mixture.
  3. Blow up a water balloon and tie the top of it tightly. Wrap the red wool around the balloon.
  4. Cut another strip of red wool and add it to the mixture. Then wrap it around the balloon until it is well covered.
  5. Cover the yarn covered balloon in red glitter, then leave to dry overnight.
  6. Once dry, take a pin and carefully pop the balloon, leaving just the yarn ball.
  7. Tie a piece of matching red ribbon to the top of the yarn ball.

Top Tip

Place a dish underneath the bauble when adding the glitter to prevent any mess.

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