Are you looking for the best handmade Christmas tree ornament ideas for gifts? Learn how to make these quick and easy DIY Hot Chocolate Ornaments.
It’s time to pull out the Christmas tree soon! It’s one of my favorite times of year. I like to make new Christmas ornaments every year to add to our tree, so I have tons of tutorials to teach you how to make homemade Christmas ornaments! It’s so easy and a lot of fun too.
Today, I’m sharing our DIY Hot Chocolate Christmas Ornament tutorial with you. This homemade Christmas ornament looks classy and it makes a wonderful handmade gift idea.
I love giving ornaments as gifts because it’s something people do tend to cherish year after year. It’s amazing how hanging a homemade Christmas ornament on a tree can bring back so many memories!
Clear, fillable ornaments are a really great choice for gifts because you can fill them with all sorts of things like we did in this kid-friendly Tinsel Stuffed Clear Christmas Ornament. DIY Hot Chocolate Ornaments made in these clear ornaments are always a huge hit with kids and adults. It’s also another nice gift idea for teachers.
You can choose to hang your Christmas ornament on your tree for the season then enjoy a nice cup of hot cocoa while you’re packing up or disposing of the Christmas tree. Then you can re-use the clear fillable ornament the following year for crafting or a gift for someone else!
This tutorial is to make one hot cocoa Christmas tree ornament. If you want to make several ornaments for handmade gifts this year, just multiply the ingredients by the number you need.
DIY Hot Chocolate Ornament Tutorial
- Add the cocoa powder, cane sugar and sea salt to an empty ornament. Mix to combine.
- Add a layer of chocolate chips, then a layer of the broken candy cane pieces.
- Add the final layer of mini marshmallows.
- Close the ornament and you have a wonderful gift for the holidays.