These woven Danish Christmas Hearts or Julehjerte can be dated back to the 1860s where the author Hans Christian Andersen was known to make a few. In addition to writing poems and fairy tales, H.C. Andersen, was also famous for his intricate paper cutouts and mobiles.
Feel free to make your own ornaments this Christmas with the pattern below. Simply print on paper or card stock and cut out.
Fold the two body pieces in half and make cuts along the lines.
Weave in the ends. (If you need more step by step instructions visit this site).
Attach the top piece with tape to the inside and hang by itself or with string.