How To Make a Dried-Orange Holiday Garland

Nature-inspired holiday decor is my favorite. I prefer natural decorations over something plastic and artificial. Incorporating bits of the natural world inspires unique color schemes and gives your home a sense of calm. This easy-to-make dried orange garland is the perfect addition to your holiday trimming.

Dried orange holiday garland

Step-by-Step Instructions for Making a Dried Orange Holiday Garland

  1. Cut oranges into 1/8 inch thick slices. Keep each slice the same thickness.
  2. Place oranges on parchment paper lined baking sheet.
  3. Pat the orange slices dry using paper towel before placing them in the oven.
  4. Bake you orange slices in a 200 deg F oven for 5-6 hours, flipping each slice over every 30 minutes.
  5. Once your orange slices are dry, string them onto jute or twine to create your garland.

How-To Make a Dried Orange Holiday Garland Video

The possibilities are limited only to your imagination when you bring nature inside to decorate your home for the holidays. I can’t wait to see what you create.

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