Handmade ornaments add a special touch to your tree, make great gifts for family and friends, and are the perfect creative outlet during the stressful holiday season. Use cookie cutter shapes and metallic leather to make classic ornaments. Basic crafts paint can completely transform storebought balls. Paint retro heart shapes or add metallic touches. Wooden ornaments look pretty with painted motifs or geometric designs. Update cheap cardboard ornaments with fave holiday fabric. Friends will love personalized emoji ornaments — the faces are made with vinyl shapes! Poke holes in clay shapes for a subtle decoration. A mini woven hanger or a crochet star are fun ways to use yarn scraps for beautiful ornaments.