DIY Hama or Perler Bead Ornaments. Top Photo: Heart Ornaments from Craft and Creativity here. Bottom Photo: Snowflake Ornaments from heodeza here (plus a link to snowflake templates). Perler Beads are.
I have canned oranges. Don't do light syrup. Try heavy syrup, orange juice in place of water, or cut the out skin completely off. The pith (white part) can make the syrup bitter. Wasted several quarts because too bitter.