Here is a small glass bauble that's been drizzled with glitter glue:
This is super simple and good to make with little children (...and isn't that blue sky in the background beautiful?)
Here's another ornament that I've made with youngsters ~ an ever so slightly skew whiff wooden star:
This was made with clothes pegs that were stuck together with PVA (white) glue and sprayed with gold paint.
Here is a little beaded star that I've constructed with wire and beads:
...and here's one of my favourites:
It isn't really simple, I know.
It hasn't been made by me either, but I think it's lovely.
I bought it last year from a beautiful gift store called Lotus and was really excited to find a tutorial to make ornaments just like it, with cookie cutters, over at Sunshine's Creations.