Gilded Pinecones How-To In a ventilated area, line a surface with plastic and then paper. Secure a rod across an open cardboard box. Insert a screw eye into base of each pinecone. Attach a wire to each screw eye.
I got one of these about 12 years ago from friends and still put it on the kitchen counter every year as decoration. You can also use paint pens to personalize it: "Merry Christmas from the Smiths" and the year or customize with their FAV sports team.
Center of Attention: Use your pinecone-filled vase as a centerpiece. Remove the tall branches & place the vase in the middle of the table. Fill clear ornaments with pine clippings. Group pinecones & greenery around the base.