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Pretty Paper Bowls

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Miniature Books

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Crepe Paper Carrots

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Animal Party Blowouts

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Kids will love to play with these adorable animal-shaped blowouts inspired by characters in children's author Matthew Van Fleet's interactive book, "Heads." Make them for a children's birthday party, and when the event is over, send each little guest home with a brand-new toy.
Materials
  • Animal templates: Alligator color
  • Animal templates: Alligator (color or black and white), Elephant (color or black and white), Tiger (color or black and white)
  • Legal paper
  • Colored pencils or crayons (optional)
  • Spray adhesive, Twin-Tack or glue stick (optional)
  • Cardstock or manila folder (optional)
  • Bone folder
  • Scissors
  • Assembly template
  • Double-sided tape
  • Blowouts
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Daffodil Candy Cups

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Party Cup Garland and Game

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Cleverly arranged -- and charmingly decorated -- cups become a festive happy birthday banner that doubles as a fun party game.
Materials
  • Happy birthday template
  • Post-it full-adhesive craft paper
  • Alphabet template
  • Scissors
  • Paper party cups
  • Paper party bags
  • Clothespins
  • Starburst punch
  • Seam binding or ribbon
  • Candy and/or small gifts
  • Ping-Pong balls
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Tinsel Drink Stirrers

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Circle Garland

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Sparkle Script Letters

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Dress up your party with these glittery letters made from mat board. Scatter them around the tables, tape them to glass votive candleholders, or hang them on a wall.
Materials
  • Mat or illustration board
  • Cutting mat
  • Craft knife
  • Kraft paper
  • Spray adhesive
  • Glitter
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