27 Pipe Cleaner Christmas Crafts

With Christmas quickly approaching, it is time to get busy making Christmas crafts. If you are looking for crafting ideas for kids, we have a long list of ideas for you. Most of the pipe cleaner Christmas crafts we listed are super simple and kid-friendly.

But we know that adults enjoy pipe cleaner crafts too. That is why we added some intricate designs that you can be proud of.

PIPE CLEANER CHRISTMAS CRAFTS

Below is our list of 27 pipe cleaner Christmas crafts. We have included everything from simple icicles to complex Christmas trees.

1. Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes from First Palette

There is something special about homemade Christmas ornaments. With this step-by-step picture tutorial, your kids can make several of these pipe cleaner snowflakes. You can use them as ornaments or give them away as presents.

Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes from Skymagenta’s Crafty DIY

Find the Tutorial from First Palette HERE

2. DIY Miniature Pipe Cleaner Christmas Trees

This little Christmas tree would make a great centrepiece. The project is a little complicated and would be suited for an older child.

Find the Tutorial from PRIKNOWtomakeit HERE

3. Bead and Pipe Cleaner Christmas Trees from Happy Hooligans

Toddlers and preschoolers can make these beaded ornaments. The pipe cleaner Christmas trees are not only fun to make, but they will also help young children strengthen their fine motor skills.

Bead and Pipe Cleaner Christmas Trees from Happy Hooligans

Find the Pattern from Happy Hooligans HERE

4. Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes Ornaments

These pipe cleaner snowflakes are extremely easy to make. Make one or make a dozen. Use a colour that will work well with your Christmas decor.

Find the Pattern from One Little Project HERE

5. Easy DIY Rudolph Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornament

This is a simple Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer ornament you can make with your kids. The design is super easy to understand. And the kids will love the red nose and wiggle eyes.

Easy DIY Rudolph Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornament

Find the Tutorial from Kid Friendly Things to Do HERE

6. DIY Pipe Cleaner Candy Canes from House of Hawthornes

You cannot find a craft easier than these DIY pipe cleaner candy cane. You do not even have to add a hanger to hang them on the tree. Simply place the hook of the candy cane over a limb, and you are done.

You might also want to check these Crochet Candy Canes.

DIY Pipe Cleaner Candy Canes from House of Hawthornes

Find the Tutorial from House of Hawthornes HERE

7. Easy Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes Ornaments for Christmas

Use beads to make these snowflakes. These ornaments can be hung on a tree or in a window. The beads will make these pipe cleaner snowflakes pretty sun catchers.

Find the Tutorial from Red Ted Art HERE

8. DIY Pipe Cleaner Christmas Crafts from Play Trains

These pipe cleaner Christmas trees can be used for play sets or train sets. It is a simple design that can be easily changed up by adding beads or sequins and altering the colour of the pipe cleaners.   

DIY Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornaments from DIO Home Improvements

Find the Tutorial from Play Trains HERE

9. Pony Bead Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornaments from Cutesy Crafts

Pony beads are often used in pipe cleaner Christmas ornament. And this Christmas ornament tutorial uses a lot of them. This is an ideal project for young children that need to work on their fine motor skills. Or just kids that love being creative.

Tri-Shaped Beads Plastic Pipe Cleaners for Decorations

Find the Tutorial from Cutesy Crafts HERE

10. Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes from Skymagenta’s Crafty DIY

Here are some impressive pipe cleaner snowflakes. The tutorial is easy to understand. However, it would be a little too complicated for younger children.

Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes from Skymagenta’s Crafty DIY

Find the Tutorial from Skymagenta’s Crafty DIY HERE

11. DIY Chenille Pipe Cleaner Christmas Tree from The Shabby Tree

Christmas crafts are often targeted towards children. Not this one. This one is incredible. If you are looking for an alternative to a large Christmas tree, make this DIY pipe cleaner Christmas tree.

3D Jingle Bell Ball Ornament Using Pipe Cleaners from Crafty Morning

Find the Tutorial from The Shabby Tree HERE

12. DIY Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornament Wreath

Make these little wreaths to decorate your tree or hang on a doll house. The wreaths are extremely easy to make. The trick to the spiral design is a pencil.

Find the Tutorial From JKEasyCraft HERE

13. DIY Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornaments from DIO Home Improvements

Here are some large pipe cleaner snowflakes that are adorned with clear plastic beads. You can make these in silver and clear or get creative and use some bright festive colours.

DIY Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornaments from DIO Home Improvements

Find the Tutorial from DIO Home Improvements HERE

14. DIY Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes Coasters from Sugar and Charm

These DIY pipe cleaner snowflakes are wonderful for holiday entertaining! They’re easy to make and a cute way to add a little holiday decor to your table.

For more stylish coasters, check out these Diy tile coasters and Macrame Coasters.

DIY Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes Coasters from Sugar and Charm

Find the Tutorial from Sugar and Charm HERE

15. 3D Jingle Bell Ball Ornament Using Pipe Cleaners from Crafty Morning

Make some of these gorgeous jingle bell ball ornaments for your tree or a wreath.

You could even use them to decorate packages.

3D Jingle Bell Ball Ornament Using Pipe Cleaners from Crafty Morning

Find the Tutorial from Crafty Morning HERE

16. Crystal Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes from Pennsylvania College of Art and Design

Take your Christmas crafts to the next level with a little science. Borax makes these snowflakes look like crystals.

3D Jingle Bell Ball Ornament Using Pipe Cleaners from Crafty Morning

Find the Tutorial from Pennsylvania College of Art and Design HERE

17. Feather & Pipe Cleaner Angels from Powerful Mothering

The addition of feathers makes these angel ornaments look light and wispy. You can make a classic white angel, or have fun and use any other colour you choose.

Feather & Pipe Cleaner Angels from Powerful Mothering

Find the Tutorial from Powerful Mothering HERE

18. Beaded Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes from Early Learning Ideas

Kids can use their favourite colours to make these beaded snowflakes. This pattern will help your children with counting and motor skills.   

Beaded Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes from Early Learning Ideas

Find the Tutorial from Early Learning Ideas HERE

19. Beaded Icicle Ornaments

Here is a project that is great for strengthening motor skills and hand-eye coordination. They are quick and easy to make, and you can use all different types of beads.

Find the Tutorial from Happy Hooligans HERE

20. Wreath Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornaments

This simple Christmas craft pattern takes the classic wreath and makes it unique with a simple twist. Once you have the wreath decorate it with a bow and go a step further with some ornaments.

Find the Tutorial from One Little Project HERE

21. Santa Pipe Cleaner Christmas Crafts

All kids love Santa Claus. The pattern is a little complicated, so we would recommend it for older children and adults.

Find the Tutorial from Eager Crafts HERE

22. Angel Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornaments

Sometimes, classic is the way to go. These silver pipe cleaner angel ornaments would look wonderful on a traditionally decorated Christmas tree.

Find the Tutorial from One Little Project HERE

23. How to make a Poinsettia flower

Make a bouquet of these poinsettia flowers to decorate your table. Or add them to a wreath.

Find the Tutorial from My Crafting Life HERE

24. Beaded Pipe Cleaner Candy Cane Ornament from Happy Bird’s Glitter Nest

This pattern creates a substantial sized ornament that your kids will be proud of. They can use classic red and white or any colours they choose.

Beaded Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes from Early Learning Ideas

Find the Tutorial from Happy Bird’s Glitter Nest HERE

25. Pipe Cleaner Christmas Tree

Use different shades of green pipe cleaners when making this Christmas tree to give it a little depth. The finished tree is quite large and would make the ideal centrepiece.

Find the Tutorial from Eager Crafts HERE

26. Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes from The Best Ideas for Kids

This free tutorial has 4 different patterns. Kids will enjoy making these in different designs and sizes.

Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes from The Best Ideas for Kids

Find the Tutorial from The Best Ideas for Kids HERE

27. Easy Christmas Angel Pipe Cleaner Christmas Crafts

Here is an easy-to-follow tutorial that is ideal for children. This would be the perfect craft idea for a Sunday School class.  

Find the Tutorial from Ana | DIY Crafts HERE

Kits for Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornaments

If you do not want to go out and buy all the supplies separately, check out some of the kits for pipe cleaner Christmas ornaments we have listed below. These kits have everything you need to keep the kids busy for hours.

1. Whaline 1150Pcs Christmas Beaded Ornament Kit

Make a wide variety of pipe cleaner Christmas crafts using this ornament kit. It includes 1000 colourful pony beads, 50 black pony beads, 50 chenille stems, 50 jingle bells, and string.

Whaline 1150Pcs Christmas Beaded Ornament Kit

Find the Kit on Amazon HERE

2. Whaline 1300Pcs Beaded Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornament Kit

With this kit, you get 1000 tri beads, 200 pony beads, 50 chenille stems, 50 Christmas bells, and string. Use this kit to make Christmas wreaths, bowknots, candy canes, and bracelets among other crafts.

Whaline 1300Pcs Beaded Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornament Kit

Find the Kit on Amazon HERE

3. Christmas Crafts Create Your Own Cute Elves Christmas Tree Decoration

Make a bunch of colourful elf ornaments with this large kit. It includes 160 round beads, 64 bee beads, 64 spiral beads, 48 square beads and 32 pieces of pipe cleaners.

Christmas Pipe Cleaners Chenille Stems for Christmas Decorations

Find the Kit on Amazon HERE

4. Christmas Pipe Cleaners Chenille Stems for Christmas Decorations

This kit is perfect for making pipe cleaner Christmas ornament. Or you can add earring hooks and make jewellery. The kit includes 800 pony beads and 50 pieces of pipe cleaner.

Christmas Pipe Cleaners Chenille Stems for Christmas Decorations

Find the Kit on Amazon HERE

5. Tri-Shaped Beads Plastic Pipe Cleaners for Decorations

With this kit, you can make snowflakes, candy canes, and wreaths. It comes with 1300 beads, 40 pieces of pipe cleaner, 32 feet of green ribbon, and 15 bells.

Tri-Shaped Beads Plastic Pipe Cleaners for Decorations

Find the Kit on Amazon HERE

Pipe cleaner Christmas crafts can be enjoyed by people of all ages. You will be amazed at all the projects you can create with pipe cleaners.

The holidays are the perfect time for crafting. And when you want to get the kids involved, there is no easier way than with pipe cleaners. These things can be bent into any shape and decorated in countless ways.

Check out our Christmas projects: Plastic Canvas Christmas Patterns, Felt Christmas Ornaments Patterns, Christmas Elves Cross Stitch Patterns, Christmas Stockings.

Try your hand at some of these patterns and share your finished ornaments on our Facebook Page!

If you are looking for some fun activities to do at home or in a classroom, try some of the many pipe cleaner Christmas crafts we have listed.