DIY Holiday Tree

A basic coat rack becomes the perfect display for holiday ornaments, garland or gift bags.

TOOLS & MATERIALS: For tree: coat rack, black spray paint. For garland: unfinished wooden beads in various sizes, black leather lacing.

INSTRUCTIONS: Step 1: Clean coat rack to prepare for paint. Step 2: Paint and let dry. Repeat if necessary. For wooden bead garland, simply string an assortment of natural wooden beads in different sizes onto black leather lacing. Tie a loop at one end, add beads, and arrange on tree, leaving the other end loose. Tie off when garland is in place.

For more DIY projects like this, see our Winter 2014 issue of MeetMinnie magazine!