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Crafting and DIY

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Jack-in-the-Box Costume

Steps:9
Other Ideas:
Baby costumes
Materials
  • One very large white T-shirt or two regular white T-shirts
  • Fusible hem tape or fabric glue
  • Scissors and/or rotary cutter with mat
  • Unsweetened flavored drink mix
  • Paper towels
  • Marker
  • Hot-glue gun and hot-glue sticks
  • Cardboard and/or existing square box
  • Duct tape
  • Decorative paper, wrapping paper, and/or decorative gift bags
  • Plastic table cover (optional)
  • Package of coffee filters
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Accordion Photo Wedding Favors

Steps:3
Other Ideas:
Party favors, Photos
Thank your wedding or party guests with a clever, handmade photo favor, dreamed up by TV crafter Kristin St. Clair for her own wedding.
Materials
  • Camera or photo booth
  • Scissors or craft knife
  • Scanner
  • Large sheets of paper (13 by 19 inches recommended)
  • Scoring board
  • Mat board
  • Glue
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Black Sheep Costume

Steps:6
Other Ideas:
Kids' costumes
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Tutus Two Ways

Steps:4
Other Ideas:
Halloween costumes
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Gnome Costume

Steps:6
Other Ideas:
Kids' costumes
Make your own gnome costume for Halloween with some cotton balls and other dollar store material.
Materials
  • Large T-shirt
  • Two pairs black knee-high socks
  • Gold foil candy
  • Glue
  • Cardboard
  • Sneakers or work boots
  • Baby bib
  • Cotton balls
  • Fabric glue
  • Large red bag or large piece of red paper
  • Pencil
  • String
  • Craft knife or scissors
  • Double-sided tape
  • Spun-Cotton Mushroom Ornaments, optional
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Ladybug Art

Make a delightful, easy-to-assemble piece of wall art using creatively arranged paper circles.
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Superhero Costume

Steps:10
Forget the phone booth! To make this superhero transformation, just pay a visit to your local dollar store.
Materials
  • Tights or pantyhose
  • Shirt or sweater
  • Briefs or bathing suit bottom
  • Shoes or sneakers
  • Tube socks
  • Electrical tape
  • Plastic tablecloth
  • Plastic garbage bag
  • Nylon head cap
  • Card stock
  • Coffee filters
  • Foam (or paper) plates
  • Foam (or paper) bowls
  • Black washcloth
  • Scissors
  • Craft knife
  • Straight edge or ruler (optional)
  • Hot glue gun and hot glue sticks
  • Stapler and staples
  • Double-sided tape
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Turnip Votive Holder How-To

Use turnips in varying sizes for the most interesting display. As usual, don't leave lit candles ...
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Sprout Napkin Ties How-To

Steps:2
Other Ideas:
Nature crafts, Tabletop
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