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Vintage Woven Christmas Heart Basket – Part 5

This is part 5 of the very typical Norwegian Christmas tree ornament: the Woven Christmas Heart Basket:
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  • Print on regular (thin) printer paper (I used 80g paper)
  • Cut out the handle
  • Score on the middle line of the two heart pieces
  • Fold in half on the scored line
  • Cut out the heart pieces
  • Cut out the slits on each heart piece
  • Weave one heart piece into the other
  • Attach the handle, either with glue, or you can use brads like I did

Woven Christmas Heart Baskets


In Norway these are mostly used to decorate the Christmas Tree, but you can also see them in windows, or strung as bunting. I used mine to create a wall Christmas Tree in my office 😀

The files are free for your personal use and enjoyment. Go to the download folder below to grab your high quality copies 🙂

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I have used elements from the following sources for this design:

Italian 16th Century Numerals – Historic Design In Printing on Open Library

Quakenbush’s Christmas Tables – Boston Public Library on Flickr

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