The 6 Easiest Crafts for Teachers to Bring Back to School

6 easy crafts for teachers including origami in a ball, lines from books in a ball, and a super simple felt lollipop. | OrnamentShop Pin it

Looking for simple crafts for kids? These are some of our absolute easiest, and themed for back to school! At Ornament Shop, we love decorations so much that we come up with our own “do it yourself” ornaments! All of our DIY posts have a list of materials and pictures to walk you through each …

The 7 Best American Dishes: Can You Guess Them?

Five of the top seven foods in America, represented with ornaments. | OrnamentShop.com Pin it

We love celebrating our favorite food! Can you guess the top 7 in America? When we think about American food, we often jump to fast food, but that’s not entirely true! American cuisine is so much more than chains and has a fascinating history. There’s something very special about enjoying a meal together, not matter …

Gotta Catch ‘Em All Pokémon Ornaments – Pikachu & Pokéball

Two DIY Pokemon ornaments are surrounded by a Pokemon fan's trading card collection. | OrnamentShop.com Pin it

Are you a Pokémon fan or know someone who is obsessed with Pokémon Go?  Last year celebrated the 20th anniversary of this Japanese cult cartoon and the creation of 802 Pokemon species over two decades!  Did you know the word Pokémon means “Pocket Monsters?” Kids who love Pokémon trading cards and Ash Ketchum’s Pikachu, will love making …

Grow Your Own Chia Pet! A One-Of-A-Kind DIY Ornament

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Did you know that September 8th marks 40 years since the introduction of the Chia Pet?  We wanted to step back in time and celebrate this occasion by making DIY Ornaments that will remind you of the fun you had growing your first Chia Pet and naming it.  Believe it or not, this phenomenon is …

Fan Favorites – Tooth Fairy Day, Senior Citizens Day, and Tell a Joke Day

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Check out the most popular ornaments we shared in August! Were these your favorites, too? August marks nearly the end of summer as kids get ready for going back to school, and everyone tries to make the most of our remaining warm-weather weekends. Our fan favorite ornaments this month include some representing quirky holidays that …