Introduction: A Decoration Which Pricks !

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I will present to you a creation very easy and fun to do which moreover will be very pretty!
This is a hedgehog in paperback. This is a practical activity to do with children. 

To do this hedgehog, you need :
- A book with about a hundred pages.
- Three buttons : two identical small black buttons and one slightly larger black too.
- Some glue.
- A little bit of patience.

Step 1:

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First of all, you must first make the folds.

Step 2:

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Firstly, you have to take the corner of the right page, to turn it down toward the centre of the book.

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Then, you have to fold back the side of the page.

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Thereafter, you have to reproduce these two folds on all the pages.

The hedgehog will be more stable if you cut the corners of the cover.

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When this stage is complete, it remains only to decorate the hedgehog.

To make the eyes of the hedgehog, you have to attach the two identical buttons and then the largest button to make the muzzle

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You can add some ears with lightweight felt for example or decorate according to your taste.

The hedgehog can be used to hold papers, postcards slide into the pages.


ChrysN (author)2011-11-30

So cute! I love hedgehogs.

Penolopy Bulnick (author)2011-11-30

That is so cute! What an interesting idea!

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