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Birthday party

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Photo Birthday Party Hats

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For a personalized take on the classic party hat, make your own with a few especially silly or endearing photos. Don't forget the silver bow on top!
Materials
  • Hat template
  • Legal paper
  • Cutting mat
  • Craft knife
  • Snapshots
  • Clear tape
  • Narrow elastic
  • Stick-on gift bow
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Cutout Letter Candles

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Poetic Wrappings

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Party Blowers

Steps:4
These handmade party blowers are as much fun to create as they are to use. For a paper tongue that will curl properly, choose a decorative paper that is about the same weight as photocopy paper.
Materials
  • Plastic straw
  • Vellum
  • Double-sided sheet adhesive
  • Scissors
  • Decorative paper
  • Clear tape
  • Pencil
  • Rubber band
  • White glue
  • Decorative tape
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Party Hats

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Paper Ribbons

Steps:3
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Woven Ribbon Wrap

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Peep-Wreath Centerpiece

Steps:7
This adorable candy wreath is perfect for a kid's birthday party.
Materials
  • One 12-inch round Styrofoam wreath form
  • Five 6-inch round Styrofoam wreath forms
  • 28-inch dowel, 1/2-inch diameter
  • Sharpened pencil
  • 1/2-inch-wide green ribbon, seam binding, and twill tape
  • Glue
  • Flathead pins
  • Floral pins
  • About 25 Marshmallow Peeps of one color (for flower center)
  • About 60 Marshmallow Peeps of a second color (for flower petals)
  • Royal Icing
  • Toothpicks
  • Clear vessel filled with jelly beans or other candy
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