Embellished Vintage Silver Heart Ornaments

       I ran quickly through our neighborhood church
fair this weekend and came home with a treasure!

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I found a box of 6 silver heart ornaments from Whitehurst

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They were quite old, I could tell by the box and the tag that was still attached to each ornament. Each one has a little silver missing in one place or another. You just know they spent years in someone's attic. 

I looked them up on ebay and the same ornaments from this company in a different color were selling for $15 each! 

I think they are beautiful! 

Vintage Silver Heart Ornaments. Homeroad.net

I love the little Christmas tree shaped hook at the top of the heart. 

I wanted to embellish these hearts a bit and give them as gifts this year. 

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I began by searching Pinterest for ideas and decided to print out the word believe in vinyl and attached it to the ornaments. 

I pulled out my Silhouette machine and cut the word believe 6 times on red vinyl. 

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Vinyl Believe embellishments for Christmas ornaments . Homeroad.net

I attached the vinyl to the hearts and added a plaid bow to each ornament. 

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Each ornament is wrapped in it's own little cello bag for gift giving. 

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By the way... do you know it is incredibly hard to photograph these mirrored hearts without getting my phone or me in my pajamas in the reflection? 🤩

These vintage silver hearts were a great find
at the church fair this weekend and are finally getting 
a turn to spend Christmas out of the box!



I am Susan, the author and creator at Homeroad. I am a wife of 28 years, the mother of 4 daughters, and the grandmother of 4 grandsons. I am a DIY Blogger and a part time PreK teacher.


  1. Beautiful Susan. I've often contemplated getting a Silhouette machine. We'll have to talk!


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