Twelve Days of Christmas Heart Garland

12 days of xmas

12 days of xmas

12 days of xmas

Materials
White Card
Red Marker
Pencil
Scissors
String
Tape
Heart shape cookie cutter

Instructions
Step One:
Take your white card and draw twelve hearts using a heart cookie cutter or something that will give you a heart shape.
Step Two: Cut out the hearts.
Step Three: Write on your hearts with the red marker. I used a typewriter font from my computer and traced it onto my hearts.
The words are: a partridge in a pear tree, two turtle doves, three french hens, four colly birds, five golden rings, six geese-a-laying, seven swans-a-swimming, eight maids-a-milking, nine ladies dancing, ten lords-a-leaping, eleven pipers piping, twelve drummers drumming.
Step Four:
To get the right length of string, lay out your twelve hearts on the floor and position how far apart you would like them. Measure your string and cut!
Step Five: Now tape the string to the back of the hearts and your done!

12 days of xmas

12 days of xmas

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3D Paper Snowflakes

3D Paper Snow Flakes_DIY

3D Paper Snow Flakes_DIY

Materials:

Ribbon
Scissors
Paper
Glue

Other Things:
Vase
Branches

3D Paper Snow Flakes_DIY

Cut two pieces of paper the same size.

3D Paper Snow Flakes_DIY

Put the two pieces of paper together so you don’t have to do things twice. Concertina the paper till you reach the end.

3D Paper Snow Flakes_DIY

Then cut any kind of pattern you like.

3D Paper Snow Flakes_DIY

Separate the pieces and fold them in half.

3D Paper Snow Flakes_DIY

Where the fold meets on the inside glue on both sides and stick together. Do this to both pieces of paper.

3D Paper Snow Flakes_DIY

3D Paper Snow Flakes_DIY

Glue one piece to the other, on both sides, so that it creates a circle.

3D Paper Snow Flakes_DIY

Add the ribbon to any of the holes you have created. You can then hang it on the branches in the vase.

3D Paper Snow Flakes_DIY