Some crafts that use large pinecones include door decorations, bleached pinecone ornaments and fireplace decorations. As of 2017, these craft ideas and others for large pinecones are available at CountryLiving.com.
A craft project for large pinecones is a door decoration perfect for brightening the fall and winter months. This project means spraying two large pinecones with white paint or snow paint and tying them together so that they hang downward. To make this project more decorative, it is easy to add twigs and a cloth bow. Home owners can use pinecones and twigs found in their own yard for this project.
Bleaching pinecones for ornaments is a craft project that is easy but takes a day or more to complete. The pinecones need to sit in a bleach and water solution for at least 24 hours to give them a beautiful light color. The pinecones are attached to a velvet bow and string with a hot glue gun and hung from a tree, banister or anything else.
Craft project using large pinecones include creating fireplace decorations. Home owners can place large pinecones in a large candle holder or affix them to a large platter and place on the mantel during the cooler months. In a large ceramic vase, home owners can place large pinecones and place near the fireplace.