It’s a Mod, Mod Ornament

Maybe it’s because of my paper addiction, but I find vast amounts of satisfaction in making something super cool out of nothing more than paper. These Twirly Top ornaments are a great example.

Tutorial to make these Mod Paper Ornaments at #christmas #ornaments #kidscraft

Every month we create a project for local parenting magazine Raising Arizona Kids using supplies that are readily available or found around the house. We designed these mod ornaments for the December issue. Make your ornaments with the free Printable Patterned Paper we used.

Twirly Top Ornaments from featured in Raising Arizona Kids Mag #christmas #ornaments

I think these ornaments look more complex than they really are — the trick to their fun shape is in cutting paper strips to three different lengths. For the full instructions visit

Mod Paper Ornament Tutorial at #christmas #mod #ornament #tutorial



Founder at Paging Supermom
Bettijo is the founder and designer of Paging Supermom where she shares what she's dreamed up for family fun. Known for practical and kid-friendly activities, free printables and simple ideas for holidays. She is a single mom of three girls and one boy. Bettijo was a guest on the Martha Stewart Show and has frequently appeared on local television. Her work has also been featured in national magazines including Real Simple, O, Redbook, Parents, Family Circle, and Health. During quieter moments, she enjoys art, retro-modern design, photography and making new things. Bettijo lives with her four kiddos in Phoenix, Arizona.

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