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Here is a simple idea for an easy decoration. If you can gather some pinecones, you can do this in an afternoon. It makes a colorful display for a porch or table.  

Step 1: Supplies

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Pinecones, Can of spray paint, newspaper and basket or large vase.

Step 2: Wash the pinecones

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Remove any pine needles, Dip the pinecones in a bowl of warm water and allow to air dry for a couple of hours.

Step 3: Paint pinecones

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place pinecones on newspaper and spray paint. Do this outdoors. Allow to dry for about an hour. Turn them over and paint the other side. Allow to dry.

Step 4: Display in container

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Choose a nice basket or vase to display your pinecones.
 
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