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String-Light "Wall" Tree with Felt Star Ornaments

Steps:4
Materials
  • Star templates
  • Wool felt, 18 by 18 inches, by Ecrue, purlsoho.com
  • Ribbon
  • Mini white lights, 2 1/2-inch spacing, 50-light strand (used for tree's interior), christmaslightsetc.com
  • Mini white lights, 2 1/2-inch spacing, 100-light strand (used for tree's perimeter), christmaslightsetc.com
  • Adhesive mini hooks, in Clear, by Command, createforless.com
  • Floral wire
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Paper-Boat Place Card

Steps:10
Other Ideas:
Paper, Place cards
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Pencil Stamps

Steps:1
Instead of using your pencil eraser to make marks disappear, turn it into a stamp and make playful pictures appear on cards and wrapping paper. 
Materials
  • Pencil with eraser
  • Utility knife
  • Stamp ink
  • Kraft paper
  • Blank card stock
  • Green pencil
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Tic-Tac-Towel

Steps:3
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Shell Wind Chimes

Steps:3
Other Ideas:
Good Things
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Bubble Wands

Steps:6
Blowing the perfect bubble depends on equal parts science and magic. With a few twists of wire, you can make fantastic bubble wands and spend long, lazy days practicing your technique. The best bubble solution is 10 cups water to 4 cups dish-washing liquid, plus 1 cup Karo corn syrup.
Materials
  • Plastic-coated wire coat hangers or floral netting or plasti-coated chicken wire
  • Wire cutters
  • Needle-nose pliers
  • 8-gauge cloth-covered wire
  • Tin can
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