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Spring

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Fresh Apple Cider

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Lemon Uses, Tips and Tricks

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A Fashion Show of Lightweight Spring Jackets

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Gardening Tips and Tools

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South African Plants from Wave Hill Gardens

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Easter Candy Baskets

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Beautiful and durable, crepe paper lends itself to countless applications. Glue bands of it to a bunch of eggs, affix tiny crepe blooms, and pile them in a bowl for a simple, elegant display. You also can use the paper to create lifelike flowers with egg centers. Or add crepe ears to an egg and watch it turn into a bunny.
Materials
  • Scissors
  • Styrofoam egg cartion
  • Pinking shears
  • Crepe paper
  • Glue
  • Fabric-covered floral wire
  • Wire cutters
  • Candy
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Gardener's Gift Basket

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For your favorite horticulturist, choose a sturdy basket that can have a long life of service in the garden. We decorated ours using a palette of yellows and oranges, inspired by the early-blooming daffodils.
Materials
  • Store-bought basket
  • Ribbon
  • Easter straw
  • Tissue paper
  • Garden clogs
  • Canvas gloves
  • Canvas apron
  • Pruning snips
  • Pruning shears
  • Seed packets
  • Plant labels
  • Small pot of daffodils
  • Lemon jelly beans
  • Decorated eggs
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Tea Party Basket

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Miniature Gardens Easter Basket

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May Day Baskets

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Other Ideas:
Crepe paper
Materials
  • A box, such as one used for oatmeal, salt, or tissues. You can also use paper cups.
  • Crepe paper in desired colors
  • Scissors
  • Glue or stapler
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Silk flowers (optional)
  • Flowers, candy, and trinkets
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