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Mini Santa Hats Craft

Make small Santa hats ornaments with these mini Santa hats craft instructions. These yarn Santa Claus Hats are inexpensive and super easy to make.

 

mini santa hats craft

 

This is a no sew mini Santa hats craft and no needles of any kind are needed.  It involves tying yarn around a cardboard tube and hot glueing tiny pompoms.  It would make a fun kids craft other than they would need help with the hot glue gun. 

 

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small Santa hats for ornaments

 

These cute little hats would look darling on your Christmas tree.  And they could dress up your Christmas presents as package toppers.  These mini Santa hats are so easy you could make several in a couple hours.  We used a paper towel tube but a toilet tissue tube could also be used. 

 

What you need for this Mini Santa Hats Craft:

Supplies:

Equipment:

  • Scissors
  • Hot Glue Gun

 

How to make these small Santa hats for ornaments:

 

red yarn, pop poms and cardboard tube

 

Start your mini hats by cutting several pieces of the red yarn in about 6 inch pieces.  Cut one inch off the end of your cardboard tube. 

 

tying yard around the cardboard tube

 

Fold your first piece of yarn in half to create a loop on one end.  Pull the loop through the center of the tube.  And with the loop on the inside of the tube and the ends of the yarn on the outside, pull the ends of yarn through the loop.  This will wrap the yarn around the tube and secure it in place. 

 

making mini santa hats craft

 

Continue wrapping and looping the yarn around the tube until all of the cardboard is covered. 

 

tying yarn around the pieces of yarn

 

Lay the little Santa Hat flat on the table and straighten out all the pieces.  Place another piece of yarn under the hat, near the center.   Pull the ends of the yarn together and tie them in a knot to gather all the yarn pieces together to create a little hat. 

 

yarn tied around the top of the hat

 

Trim the extra ends off with scissors to make a little yarn hat.

 

mini Santa Hats with pom poms

 

Use your hot glue gun to attach the white pom poms around the base of the hat.   Glue one pom pom to the top of the hat where the string is tied. 

 

small santa hats ornament

 

To hang your small Santa hats on the tree, wrap a piece of yarn around the top of hat.  Secure it with a knot and then tie the ends together in a knot on top to create a loop. 

 

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Mini Santa Hats Craft

Make small Santa hats ornaments with these mini Santa hats craft instructions. These yarn Santa Claus Hats are inexpensive and super easy to make.
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Keyword: mini Santa hats craft, Santa hats ornaments, yarn Santa Claus Hats
Servings: 1
Author: Evelyn
Cost: $1

Ingredients

Instructions

  • Start your mini hats by cutting several pieces of the red yarn in about 6 inch pieces. Cut one inch off the end of your cardboard tube.
  • Fold your first piece of yarn in half to create a loop on one end. Pull the loop through the center of the tube. And with the loop on the inside of the tube and the ends of the yarn on the outside, pull the ends of yarn through the loop. This will wrap the yarn around the tube and secure it in place.
  • Continue wrapping and looping the yarn around the tube until all of the cardboard is covered.
  • Lay the little Santa Hat flat on the table and straighten out all the pieces. Place another piece of yarn under the hat, near the center. Pull the ends of the yarn together and tie them in a knot to gather all the yarn pieces together to create a little hat.
  • Trim the extra ends off with scissors to make a little yarn hat.
  • Use your hot glue gun to attach the white pompoms around the base of the hat. Glue one pom pom to the top of the hat where the string is tied.
  • To hang your small Santa hats on the tree, wrap a piece of yarn around the top of hat. Secure it with a knot and then tie the ends together in a knot on top to create a loop.

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