Scandinavian Christmas Ornaments You Can Make or Buy

A collection of Scandinavian-style ornaments you’ll love making (or buying) and putting on your tree!


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Scandinavian style is minimalistic and simple but still so earthy and beautiful – think white walls, warm woods, hints of black, lots of greenery, and not a lot of clutter. And we can apply those same ideals to our ornaments – nature-inspired, not fussy, and fairly neutral. There’s certainly a lot to love about these Scandinavian Christmas Ornaments!

Scandinavian Christmas Ornaments via TinyFoxHole on Etsy.

These ornaments above are from a beautiful Etsy shop called TinyFoxHole. They have tons of Scandinavian Christmas Ornaments and I highly recommend you check them out.

Salt Dough Ornaments

Salt Dough Snowflakes Hung on the Tree- full tutorial in post

Salt Dough Ornaments are probably my favorite to make. And this year – I made these painted snowflake salt dough ornaments and I loved them even more!

Wood Bead Ornaments

how to make wood bead ornaments diy, christmas

These wood bead ornaments are very simple to make – but add a ton of these to your tree and you will make quite the statement. These fit right in with that warm wood nordic vibe.

Cinnamon Applesauce Ornaments

cinnamon applesauce ornaments on tree

You need just a few ingredients to make these rustic cinnamon applesauce ornaments, and they smell absolutely divine!

Dried Orange Ornaments

How to Make Dried Orange Ornaments for your Christmas Tree

These dried orange ornaments look like stained glass when your Christmas lights shine through them. It’s a perfect natural Scandi touch for your tree.

Pipe Cleaner Candy Cane Ornaments

photo of pipe cleaner candy canes - how to make pipe cleaner candy canes for the Holidays

These candy cane ornaments look great on your tree or even as a garland draped across windows, your mantel or doorways. Nestle them in with some garland!

Macrame Ornaments

showing a row of macrame spiral knots with fringe

These macrame spiral ornaments are a cinch to put together and look like icicles!

Scandinavian Christmas Ornaments You Can Buy

If DIY is not your thing, I rounded up a collection of beautiful Scandinavian ornaments that you can buy. These make great little gifts and gift toppers as well. It’s hard not to love these!

Scandinavian Christmas Ornaments You Can Make or Buy - Scandinavian style is minimalistic and simple but still so earthy and beautiful - think white walls, warm woods, hints of black, lots of greenery, and not a lot of clutter. And we can apply those same ideals to our ornaments - nature-inspired, not fussy, and fairly neutral. There's certainly a lot to love about these Scandinavian Christmas Ornaments!

Thanks as always for being here!

xo, Karen