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Animal Night-Light

Steps:17
Other Ideas:
Baby, Crafting and DIY, Kids, Nursery
This adorable animal night-light makes the perfect addition to any nursery.
Materials
  • Seam binding
  • Colored tissue paper
  • Green tongue depressors
  • Turtle template
  • Elephant template
  • Mat knife
  • Green card stock paper
  • Pin
  • Decoupage gel
  • Balloon
  • Medium bowl
  • Paper towel
  • Oil
  • Natural cheese-cloth
  • Scissors
  • 8-inch-diameter round lampshade bottom wire
  • Fabric stiffener
  • Spray bottle
  • Black marker
  • Google eyes, optional
  • Bulb stand
  • 7.5 watt bulb
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From the Garden: Sylvan Reverie

Steps:4
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Pinecone Frame

Steps:4
Materials
  • To add a holiday flourish to your pinecone frame, cut a piece of ribbon to the desired length. Attach adhesive-backed Velcro to the back of the frame and the corresponding pieces to the ribbon. The ribbon is purely decorative; the picture will still be hung from the wire.
  • D-rings, for hanging (optional)
  • Foam brush
  • Craft glue
  • Small pinecones
  • Clear acrylic spray
  • Wire, for hanging
  • Adhesive-backed Velcro (optional)
  • Ribbon, for hanging (optional)
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Hanging Bird Basin

Steps:3
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Trimming Pillowcases

Steps:3
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Twig Peg Rack with Conan

Steps:3
Create a rustic peg rack out of a white birch branch. You need only a few tools and someone to assist you. And remember, when selecting a branch, look for one that has already fallen off the tree.
Materials
  • 2-inch-diameter birch branch or other suitable branch
  • Small pruning shears
  • Small saw
  • #6 countersink bit
  • Two 2 1/2-inch #6 wood screws
  • Two 3/8-inch wood plugs
  • Rubber mallet
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