I've had a desire to make a simple, realistic, 3D paper pinecone ever since I spotted this cutie.
Link: Snapping Monsters
It's a great embellishment, especially this time of year when you see pinecones scattered on the ground. Think I'll give it a whirl and see what I can come up with.
I've compiled a few more images for ideas. Some of these are so clever! Look at this whimsical beauty below.
Here's something for those who like uses e-cutters for less labor intensive work. Loving the uses of alternating colors on this.
For those who are fabric lovers and would like a bit of color, here's something for you.
Of course, there are many other ideas available online. These were along the lines of what I was looking for. Think I'll give it a go on some of these ideas.