Ribbon Batting Tree

Categories: Party Decoration, Decor, Holiday, Winter

This tree is made from natural cotton giving it a soft cozy look. It is very easy to make You can dye the batting or embellish with colored accents to coordinate with your holiday color story.

What you need to make this project

Purely Cotton Batting
20" Styrofoam Cone
Small pearl embellishments
Glue gun
Basic sewing supplies

Quick Shop


Step One

Cut a triangle of batting wide enough to wrap around the cone with an overlap and glue in place. Tuck the bottom edge under the cone and glue. You can trim if necessary.



Step Two

Measure the distance from the top of the cone to the bottom and add two inches. (we used a 20″ cone for ours). Cut strips of batting that are 2″ wide by the above-calculated length. run a thin line of glue across the strip of batting and squeeze together to gather. Repeat at even intervals along the strip.


Step Three

Glue the strips to the cone starting at the top. Trim bottom if needed. Glue small pearl or other gems on top of gathered areas. (optional)



Step Four

Gather and twist the batting at the top and glue in place.