Salt dough recipe: cup salt cup warm water 1 cup flour Roll out the dough and cut the shapes. Then poke large holes for the string. Bake them at 250 for about two hours. Paint them with acrylic paint if desired. Great for personalized gift tags!
DIY modern perforated christmas trees: uses simple paper mache cones found at the craft store, drill a few holes (sand them a bit as needed) and spray paint white. Set a LED tealight (battery operated) under the cone for the lit up effect!