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Cereal Box Organizer

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Tinsel Stars

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Painted Umbrella

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Mini Pumpkin Creatures

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Kids' Cardboard Frame

Steps:6
Children will love crafting this adorable cardboard picture frame.
Materials
  • Cardboard pieces or boxes
  • Box cutter
  • Grid ruler
  • Pencil
  • Photo for framing
  • Frame back (stand) template for your frame size: 8-by-10-inch portrait or landscape
  • Transparent tape
  • Double-sided tape
  • Tools to make embellishments: hand punches, border punches, scissors, and/or craft knife
  • Premade embellishments: stickers, chipboard shapes, adhesive ribbon, etc.
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Roll-Up Pencil Kit

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Our organizer safely keeps pencils together in one place and rolls up, too, making it compact enough to tote to school and back. We used an old place mat for extra sturdiness and a cheerful design, and added shoelaces instead of ribbons for the ties.
Materials
  • Place mat (approximately 18 inches wide)
  • Pins
  • Ruler
  • Washable marker
  • Shoelace
  • Sewing machine or needle and thread
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Snowball Wreath

Steps:5
Materials
  • 8- or 10-inch-diameter round of white cardboard or a heavy paper plate
  • Coffee-can lid
  • Utility knife
  • Hot glue and hot glue gun
  • 24 2-inch, 15 1-inch, and about 10 1/2-inch pom-poms
  • 12 white fabric leaves
  • Grosgrain ribbon
  • Nail or hook
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Crystal Snowflake

Steps:2
This snowflake's sparkly clusters are made by dipping shaped pipe cleaners into borax dissolved in boiling water with food coloring. As the water cools, borax forms crystals that cling to pipe cleaners.
Materials
  • Pipe cleaners
  • String
  • Pencil
  • Jar
  • Borax
  • Blue food coloring
  • Boiling water
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