Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Glittery Star Garland

I have a bit of a 'thing' for garlands. I just can't get enough of them and their festive qualities. Blake isn't quite as fond of them as I am but he has learnt to live with them.....I think. It took him 8 months to notice I had hung one in the living area so I figure if it takes him that long to realise it can't be bothering him too much.

The latest addition to my garland family is this glittery starry little number. It has made its home in Millie's room along with the one made from crochet rectangles. It's a match made in heaven really!

This one was so simple to make. Here are the steps, it was easy peasy.....

1. Cut out stars from glittery card. I cut out two different sizes for a bit of variety.
2. Glue stars back to back so that they are glittery on both sides. I just used regular craft glue to do this.
3. Once the glue has dried punch a small hole in each star ready for threading.
4. Thread and knot each star onto yarn/cord. I used a cream coloured cotton yarn to make this one.

Are you working on any special crafty projects this week?

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  1. Super cute! Who can resist stars, glitter and garlands! Love it!
    Sophie x

    1. Garlands are irresistible! Thank you for dropping by Sophie. Have a beautiful week x

  2. Love it! It is nice to see some festivities not just at Christmas time. Am itching to get out the scissors and glue now!

    1. Thank-you Miss Adelaide! Every day deserves to be a festive one. Happy glueing. Melinda x

  3. Love this! Every space needs a garland i think......even if the hubby never notices!

    1. I'm so glad you like it Malea. Have a lovely weekend. Melinda x


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