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Pink Party Decorations

The invitation for this pink fete is a chain of paper dolls dressed up in scraps of patterned paper; our no-sew garland is made from fabric remnants.

Source: Martha Stewart Kids, Volume 17 2005


  • For the Paper-Doll Invitation:

    Patterned paper scraps

  • Construction paper

  • Glue stick

  • For the Garland:

    Fabric remnants 

  • Fabric scissors

  • Single-fold bias tape

  • Fusible tape

  • Iron


  1. Print template. Accordion-fold 12-by-18-inch piece of construction paper so layers are as wide as template.

  2. Lay template on top (dotted lines on folds); cut out on solid lines.

  3. Use template to cut clothing from patterned paper (or photocopy fabric); affix with glue stick.

  4. Our no-sew garland is made from fabric remnants: Cut into shapes shown above.

  5. Open single-fold bias tape; center fusible tape inside. Place fabric so tops align with crease. Fold bias tape over, and iron.

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