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Glittered Pop-Up Place Cards

These glitter-embellished cards will make your table twinkle in candlelight.
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Fabric Balls

Steps:4
These luminous fabric-covered ornaments are made without sewing a stitch, so they are the perfect project for kids old enough to work with pins. We covered the balls with satin, taffeta, and velvet and finished them with metallic-silver ribbons and twine.
Materials
  • Fabric balls template
  • 2- and 3-inch Styrofoam balls
  • Fabric
  • Ribbons, rickrack, and/or cord
  • Straight pins and pearl-head pins
  • Pearl beads, tassel balls and tassels
  • Craft glue
  • Sewing shears (for cutting fabric) and embroidery scissors (for cutting trimmings)
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Golden-Cedar Wreath

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Mistletoe Kissing Ball

Steps:2
You can deck the halls with all kinds of evergreens, but only one plant evokes such a passionate response. Let mistletoe serve as a gentle reminder, amid the holiday hubbub, to take a momentary respite for romance.
Materials
  • 24-gauge wire
  • Wire cutters
  • Ribbon
  • Scissors
  • 4 1/2-inch-diameter floral-foam ball
  • Mistletoe
  • Small silver, white, or pale-blue beads
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Glittered Laurel Crown Tree Topper

Steps:5
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Pinecone Penguin

Steps:7
This family of painted pinecone birds colonizes a magical snowscape decorated with glitter, bits of flocking, and a mirror pond.
Materials
  • Scissors
  • 2 large pinecone scales (for wings)
  • Sandpaper
  • 1 small piece cut from top of a pinecone (for neck)
  • 1 long pinecone (for body)
  • Small paintbrushes
  • Craft glue
  • White acrylic paint
  • 1 acorn cap (for face)
  • White glass glitter
  • Brown acrylic paint
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