Old-Fashioned Christmas Ornament - Tin Foil Christmas Decorations

Illustrated directions to make an old-fashioned tin foil Christmas ornament. [Victoriana Magazine]

 

Here we provide illustrated directions to make an old-fashioned tin foil Victorian Christmas ornament. An effective trimming made of tinfoil is in the form of fringe ruching. It is easy to make.

Illustrated directions to make an old-fashioned tin foil Christmas ornament. [Victoriana Magazine]

Use three layers of the foil and cut them into fringe (Fig. 4), then take a strong, coarse string and twist the tinfoil fringe around and around it forming a rope of silvery fringe (Fig. 5).

 

 

trimming made of tinfoil is in the form of fringe ruching. Use three layers of the foil and cut them into fringe

[FROM: "CHRISTMAS TREE DECORATIONS, Good to Eat & Good to Look Upon". The Delineator, Dec. 1901]

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