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Easter Candy Baskets

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Beautiful and durable, crepe paper lends itself to countless applications. Glue bands of it to a bunch of eggs, affix tiny crepe blooms, and pile them in a bowl for a simple, elegant display. You also can use the paper to create lifelike flowers with egg centers. Or add crepe ears to an egg and watch it turn into a bunny.
Materials
  • Scissors
  • Styrofoam egg cartion
  • Pinking shears
  • Crepe paper
  • Glue
  • Fabric-covered floral wire
  • Wire cutters
  • Candy
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Golden Feather Candles

Steps:9
Materials
  • For Faux-Bois Candles:Ruler
  • Craft knife
  • Smooth beeswax sheets
  • Wicking
  • 1-inch-wide craft brush
  • Glazing medium in gold
  • Wood-graining tool
  • For Feather Printing: Feathers
  • Ink pad in metallic gold or brown
  • Scrap paper, for blotting
  • Tweezers
  • Candles
  • Brayer
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Black Silk Flower Wreath

Steps:4
This once upon a midnight dreary wreath was created with materials from a crafts store, then sprayed it a raven hue and accented with a silky taffeta ribbon.
Materials
  • 25 to 30 four-inch silk roses
  • 16-inch wooden wreath form
  • Hot-glue gun
  • Black floral spray
  • Black taffeta ribbon
  • Flat thumb tacks
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Creepy Paper Mice and Bats

Steps:3
These creepy, crawly paper mice and bats are not so nice. Stick these unsavory critters on stair risers, baseboards, or any spot where they might give unsuspecting passersby a little jump.
Materials
  • Black construction
  • Paper
  • Scissors
  • Masking tape
  • Creepy mice template
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Spring Celebrations

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Good Thing: New Year's Party Noise Makers

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