Instructables: exploring - living - decorating - paper Thu, 2 Jul 2015 16:21:34 PDT BLOX v1.01 Butterfly origami wall decor
Butterfly origami wall decor - More DIY How To Projects]]> Praveena Ravishankar This post is on how to make a beautiful wall decor incorporating origami in butterfly shape. Materials required Color paper/Origami paper ScissorsDouble sided tape/one sided tap I chose 15cmx15cm. If you are using color paper, make sure you take a square paper. Its simple, just fold two diago...
By: Praveena Ravishankar

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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 07:18:37 PDT
Independence Day Door Wreath
Independence Day Door Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> dellinger This project will show how to make an easy and fun decoration to celebrate Independence Day. This wreath is low cost and looks great on display on your front door or at any other gathering area on the Fourth of July. It is made by overlapping layers of different size 3D stars in red, white, and blue...
By: dellinger

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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 09:00:08 PDT
Make A Paper Birthday Banner
Make A Paper Birthday Banner - More DIY How To Projects]]> Joekevdv Celebrate your or someone else's birthday with a self-made paper banner! You can personalize the message, shapes and colors. And if there's no upcoming birthday to celebrate, you can also make a banner to send a message to someone special or to decorate your home. What You Need To make your own p...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 09:27:44 PDT
Summer Ice Cream Garland
Summer Ice Cream Garland - More DIY How To Projects]]> diywithalex Hi! This instructable is a DIY room decoration that is summer inspired. When I was thinking of this DIY, I immediately thought of Ice Cream because of the hot weather. This DIY is a really simple and fast garland made of paper to resemble an ice cream cone. Watch the video that I made on Youtube on ...
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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 19:52:09 PDT
Paper Clip Decoration
Paper Clip Decoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> Smithlel03 Want a fun craft you can hang in your bedroom? Then your in the right place! For this craft all you need is paper clips and pins. Finish Find some paper clips. The bigger you want your chain the more you should have. Bend several into a shape (ex; heart). Then link the paper clips and the chain ...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 10:17:23 PDT
DIY Dream Jar
DIY Dream Jar - More DIY How To Projects]]> Misscherie In this youtube video I'll show you how to create a Dream Jar ( )
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Thu, 21 May 2015 12:48:10 PDT
3D Letters from Hot Glue
3D Letters from Hot Glue - More DIY How To Projects]]> Matqux Hi guys! In this weekend I made letters from hot glue. ;) I like using the glue gun as a 3d printer. Hope you like this project! Tools and materials You don't need too many things for this project. You just have:-Glue gun-Hot glue-Pencil-A small wax paper Draw the letter You have to put the sm...
By: Matqux

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Sat, 2 May 2015 03:16:51 PDT
Simple Antique Paper
Simple Antique Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> AJB2 Simple antique/old paper from used tea. "Painting" This is very simple. When you have finished steeping your tea, removed the bag and use it to "paint" the paper. I used very cheap "bond"/printer paper. The key is to cover the entire sheet. Lay the paper flat and allow to dry. I am using green ...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 23:50:53 PST
Paper Lanterns
Paper Lanterns - More DIY How To Projects]]> hinagiku If you love candles this diys for you.Paper creates really amazing shadows.You can use this candles to decorate every room :)) Materials -Candles-A jar or a glass-paper-paint-scissors Yingyang shape Draw a yingyang shape using a round object.Cut one side and paint it black then glue it to the...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:29:58 PST
Cocktail Parasol Light Shade
Cocktail Parasol Light Shade - More DIY How To Projects]]> holmes.tom Parasols shade you from the brightness of the sun which is big. So why not use tiny cocktail parasols to shade you from your room light which is small?This cocktail parasol light shade is so simple to make. It's basically just sticking cocktail parasols to a paper lampshade with PVA glue. But it's a...
By: holmes.tom

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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 11:29:52 PST
Minecraft Animals From Card Stock
Minecraft Animals From Card Stock - More DIY How To Projects]]> aascvd01 These are Minecraft animals I made from card stock. No Tape or Glue Required! No tape or glue was required! Print and Cut Cut out the picture above. One of the legs shows where you should cut.On the section of body beside the outlined leg, there are two black lines. Slits need to be made ther...
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Mon, 29 Dec 2014 16:12:04 PST
Paper Wreath
Paper Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> dogsrule0909 How to make a paper Christmas wreath. This wreath is very easy and fun to make. It's also great craft for kids! What You'll Need Two pieces of green paperRed piece of paperScissorsTape Cutting Get the two pieces of green paper, and cut some slits on both sides. Make sure there is at least a f...
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Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:29:07 PST
grocery bag pendant lamp
grocery bag pendant lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> blissful2015 Trader Joe's is one of my favorite grocery stores – yummy foods, happy people, and those cool looking paper bags!This pendant lamp is made with one and a half paper bag. All you need is a little folding.And the magic of origami: it can shape-shift into a much smaller object! Materials, tools, & a ...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:30:22 PST
DIY Papercut Lamp
DIY Papercut Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> polethzav In this tutorial we’ll show you how to make a papercut lamp It´s beautiful, simple and not expensive decoration . Video Tutorial You need: -cardstock in the colors of your choice-a x-acto knife -pencil -glue stick -ruler Cut a 15 by 15 inches cardstock square .but you can cut any size and ...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:46:58 PDT
Map Rose Wreath
Map Rose Wreath - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tree House Early Learning Center In this instructable you will learn how to make your own map rose wreath. It's a great decoration for any time of year.Things you will need- A metal wreath frame, (you could also use a foam wreath or even just a cardboard circle) Maps (I used maps from an old atlas book that was out of date wh...
By: Tree House Early Learning Center

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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 09:50:07 PDT
Small Decoration Lamp from House Products
Small Decoration Lamp from House Products - More DIY How To Projects]]> sheharyarrashid1 This is my first Instructable So please dont mind any mistakes,Things Needed1:USB Charger or Any charger for Light Bulb2:Any Good Bulb3:A Sphere Paper Weight First We need a USB Charger with 2 wires out We need usb charger for the bulb to light it. Take a cap of a bottle and the Paper Weight T...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:34:24 PDT
Faux Tudor Panel. For those who love it but can’t afford it.
Faux Tudor Panel. For those who love it but can’t afford it. - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cassandra-Dido So you like Tudor paneling but can’t afford it? Here is the solution: just fake it! You will need You willneed:A wall.Measure tape.Kraft paper.Water based wallpaper glue.Acrylic or latex paint, mahogany color.Alcohol based dyes for wood in two different colors, one dark and one lighter (but darke...
By: Cassandra-Dido

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:53:59 PDT
DIY Wipeboard
DIY Wipeboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> larapaiva Hey there! Do you always need a to do list, so you do not forget stuff easily? But, let's recycle paper? (:Today I'm going to show you a cute, simple way to reuse a old picture frame, and transform it in a little "white board!" Gather Your Materials What you will need:- A old picture frame- Decor...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 06:59:44 PDT
Flower Vase in Magazine Paper
Flower Vase in Magazine Paper - More DIY How To Projects]]> arungvijay Here is a great looking flower vase made of magazine papers and package boxesNo buying required for making this flower vase. All we need is papers and a pieces of thick card boardsOnce we are practiced with one or two vases. We can start trying different shapes of the sameLet's see the step by step ...
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Sat, 28 Jun 2014 02:32:36 PDT
Paper Lantern (Basic) Super Easy
Paper Lantern (Basic) Super Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ikadeo This Instructable is so easy that it's almost unnecessary, so I'll keep it as short as possible.You'll need:A jar (any size)A candle (votive or tea light)A piece of card stock or computer paperClear tape Choose and prep your paper Card stock looks more legit (non-homemade,) but computer paper wil...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:10:10 PDT
LED Lotus Flower
LED Lotus Flower - More DIY How To Projects]]> Umamaheswari Anandane LED Lotus flower is a great for decorations either with or without the LED lights. Paper lotus are easy to make and adds a wonderful addition to any occasions. It will make a perfect decoration on wedding tables. And being charged by batteries, they glow at the press of the button. Making of the L...
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Thu, 12 Jun 2014 10:50:41 PDT
Einfache Halterung und Präsentation für Ansteckeräsentation-für-Anstecker/
Einfache Halterung und Präsentation für Anstecker - More DIY How To Projects]]> Firefighter Darius Hier zeige ich euch, wie ihr aus Papier und Pappe eine einfache Halterung und Präsentation für eure Anstecker basteln könnt. Was du brauchst: - (buntes) Papier - Pappe (vorzugsweise etwas dünnere Pappe)- Geodreieck, Linieal- Bleistift oder Kugelschreiber- Schere oder Cuttermesser - Klebestift un...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 08:23:12 PDT
Photo Frame
Photo Frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ayushi Sharma Hey, get ready to make an easy and beautiful photo frame made entirely with paper. Enjoy :) Materials Required You will need the following: chart papers or colored papers of 2 different colorsscissorsgluecardboard piece or a thick papera photograph you love Cutting the papers into rectangles C...
By: Ayushi Sharma

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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 12:05:22 PDT
DIY Origami Ball Sonobe Style in pastell
DIY Origami Ball Sonobe Style in pastell - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ludorn This year pastel colors are popular.For this reason, I again wanted to make a beautiful Sonobe post with pastel colors. As with my previous post here, you have to use 12 units for this ball. Here we go: You need a A4 (For Us: US Letter size) size per unit, which is cut into a square.Please fold...
By: Ludorn

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Fri, 23 May 2014 15:04:36 PDT
DIY Geometric Poster
DIY Geometric Poster - More DIY How To Projects]]> Ludorn Mein Muttertagspost kam so gut an, das ich die Idee hatte, eine weitere Version von diesem geometrischen Poster zu machen.Ich musste echt googeln: “Wie zeichne ich ein Hexagon?” Die Schule ist halt ein wenig her! ;-)Nachdem ich die Vorlage fertig hatte, war es leicht, diese als Schablonen zu benutze...
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Wed, 21 May 2014 09:17:00 PDT
Rainbow frame
Rainbow frame - More DIY How To Projects]]> MinkyPop Hello DIY lovers, here is my recent artwork : easy to make rainbow frame. I wanted to have kinda "geek" wall with sci-fi and fantastic retro TV shows photos I collected, and when I think geek, I think rainbow. So here it is. More DIY tutorials : *********** Sorry, my englis...
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Sun, 18 May 2014 13:14:13 PDT
Flickering Origami Lantern
Flickering Origami Lantern - More DIY How To Projects]]> ohhmyhead I made a slew of origami lanterns for a friend's wedding a few years back, and it seemed only right to add lights to the design. After all, they are lanterns! As I have no desire to burn my apartment down, I decided to use some flickering LEDs from Evil Mad Scientist that give the appearance of ...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:41:23 PDT
Laminated Paper Pendant Lampshade
Laminated Paper Pendant Lampshade - More DIY How To Projects]]> turiya I decided to try and replicate one of NZ designer David Trubridge's amazing pendant light shades (be sure to check him out if you haven't already. His work is stunning) while I was off work for a week with the flu. And I had to use what I had around the house cause I was too crook to drive for sup...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 23:29:06 PDT
How to make an Artistic Cross Design SpecificLove In this video I show you How to make an Artistic Cross Design This is a very simple way to make some wall art for your house or for a gift using some common household products. It looks like the medal artwork done by some designers, but it does not have the weight. This can also be a good craft fo...
By: SpecificLove

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Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:55:52 PST
Origami stars OceanLady Some origami star ornaments I made from old damaged books. They are threaded with fishing wire, which serves to hang them and to hold the bead in the middle.
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 19:49:56 PST
Spring Terrarium Ornaments Little Mom on the Prairie Ornaments are not just for winter holidays! At least, that is what I am telling myself, since I made some Spring Terrarium Ornaments! My favorite part of this idea, is that you can put almost anything small into the bare bulb ornaments. Over the years I have saved little miniatures that I found int...
By: Little Mom on the Prairie

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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 05:39:47 PST
Found Paper Minimalist Canvas Art
Found Paper Minimalist Canvas Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> hlooper I just moved into a new house, and wanted something to cover a big space and tie together all of the different decor colors in the room. I settled on a grouping of six 8x10" canvases, but you could do this with any size, provided that the found paper is big enough to cover it. I'm using sheet music,...
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 18:54:02 PST
Paper chain snowflakes
Paper chain snowflakes - More DIY How To Projects]]> dogsrule0909 Fun snowflake chains, great for decorating windows or walls! Things you'll need PaperScissorsX-acto knifePencil Beginning Start by printing out the snowflake template from the included PDF. Next cut out the flake and set aside.Take the piece of paper and cut a strip from it that is the same h...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 17:42:22 PST
Tissue Paper Rose Ball - DIY Tutorial
Tissue Paper Rose Ball - DIY Tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> Victor Does In this tutorial we will go through some simple steps, but time consuming... (depending on the size of roses your crafting!). But the reacts from your friends and family when they see your masterpiece will make up for the time spent! Material Needed Price: 1 -3 Dollar || Time: 2 - 10h || Diffi...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 14:40:14 PST
Paper heart decorations
Paper heart decorations - More DIY How To Projects]]> emilyvanleemput I was trying to use an origami module that I use a lot (for example here and here) for making decorations. I knew that I could make flat squares and triangles with it, so I realized hearts should be possible to make with them. I drew out the heart, to know how many pieces it would take, and folded a...
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 06:00:24 PST
Giant Acorns
Giant Acorns - More DIY How To Projects]]> robbtoberfest I made these giant acorns to hang on my natural themed Christmas tree this year. Pretty simple to make over a few evenings (drying time) at the coffee table. Materials: A box of old pine cones Newspaper Masking tape White glue Hot glue sticks Paints Tools: Hot glue Paint brushes Make an "egg"cor...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 18:03:42 PST
papier mache yhdesai Papier-mâché (French for "chewed paper"), alternatively, paper mache, is a composite material consisting of paper pieces or pulp, sometimes reinforced with textiles, bound with an adhesive, such as glue, starch, or wallpaper paste. Step 1: INGRIDIENTS INGRIDIENTS: PAPERS WARM WATER MIXING BOWL GLU...
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Tue, 3 Dec 2013 12:00:56 PST
Holiday Place Cards
Holiday Place Cards - More DIY How To Projects]]> Jessie Marie With the holidays drawing near, one might be in need of some speedy decorations to spice up the dining table. Place cards are a simple and useful decoration that can bring smiles to the table. Place cards can also add colorful fun to the scene. They do not take long to make, so why not create a set ...
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 15:28:11 PST
Quick and Easy Bottle Makeover.
Quick and Easy Bottle Makeover. - More DIY How To Projects]]> hawkabee Hello! This is a super easy way to convert ANY glass bottle into a beautiful decorative vase. Great for any holiday or as a staple peice for any home and/or office. What you will need: -Glass bottle  -School Glue -Scissors -Pile of cut and/or ripped news paper, news print, tissue paper...etc.  (I ...
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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 11:50:10 PST
Sustainable DIY Christmas Tree JoopB Every year, millions of trees get cut down for a short decorative stay over in our homes. That's a lot of waste, just to brighten up our holidays. Assembli's solution to this matter is to build a beautiful tree sculpture yourself, with a free paper template. Just download it, print the file at home ...
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 04:36:31 PST
Build 3-D Papercraft Terrains: Minecraft Style
Build 3-D Papercraft Terrains: Minecraft Style - More DIY How To Projects]]> laboratory424 Some gamers need a Railgun, others choose an M1A1, most seem to desire an Energy Sword...but what we need is a pickaxe! That's right, our current favorite diversion from lab work is Minecraft. We didn't want the fun to stop on the screen, so we created giant, 3-D, papercraft Minecraft terrains on ou...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 14:02:09 PDT
Zombie Hand Holder
Zombie Hand Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> lindarose92 Yesterday, later in the afternoon, I had this idea of a hand coming out of a wall that could be used to hold keys, jewelry or whatever you want. I thought this would have been perfect for the Zombie Contest but I realized that there was only one day left to enter! For some unknown reasons, ideas com...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 13:55:46 PDT
CMY paper platonic solids
CMY paper platonic solids - More DIY How To Projects]]> sursula why platonic solids? my inspiration for this project was the print "stars" by amazing artist m c escher, or more exactly the "study for stars". I've added an image of the study for stars, this is not a picture i took myself! in this picture you can see the five platonic solids, along with 4 more com...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 06:33:43 PDT
Butterfly Collection
Butterfly Collection - More DIY How To Projects]]> Brooklyntonia Fan of those beautiful eyes on butterfly wings? Don't want to spend your days jumping around with a net and a jar trying to catch a live one only to find that you've damaged it's wings and the color doesn't match your decor? Create your own personalized collection of butterflies simply and easily.  ...
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 16:09:15 PDT
How to make an Origami kusudama flower ball! TCGames A tutorial on how to make the origami kusudama ball, which is a traditional model. Enjoy!
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Mon, 24 Jun 2013 14:09:57 PDT
Paper Flowers
Paper Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> ofm11  With spring in the air, but a severe lack of flowers outside, I decided to make my own! Here's a cheap, easy, and eco-friendly decorating idea. You will need: -newspaper (or a different paper of your choosing) -wire -wire cutters -branches (from the ground-NOT a living tree) -paint Creating t...
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Sat, 20 Apr 2013 13:56:33 PDT
Alice in Wonderland Party - A very merry Unbirthday jermwen My whole family had a lot of fun doing paper mache and other projects to make this party so special
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Wed, 20 Mar 2013 16:50:51 PDT
Easy, Cheap, Awesome looking TLC Pendant Paper Lamp a.k.a Tender, Love & Care Pendant Paper Lamp
Easy, Cheap, Awesome looking TLC Pendant Paper Lamp a.k.a Tender, Love & Care Pendant Paper Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tarun Upadhyaya I love pendant lamps, this is the lamp I usually make for special occasions like Diwali (in India), but I thought it is really more than that and came up with this cool idea of using it as a night pendant lamp or just pendant lamp. It is simple and easy, but a little bit time consuming if you apply...
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Sun, 24 Feb 2013 09:30:13 PST
LED Flowers
LED Flowers - More DIY How To Projects]]> mischka What would be a better present for your valentine than a bunch of flowers? The flowers I made glow nice in the dark and dont fade away. They dont need water, but electric energy to live. Here is how to make a bunch of LED flowers for your valentine. I lend the circuit from the "Conrad Advent C...
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Tue, 5 Feb 2013 08:36:55 PST
Fingernail Polish Christmas Decorations
Fingernail Polish Christmas Decorations - More DIY How To Projects]]> msjdela94 Want to make something Christmas-y to hang on your wall or door with stuff right in your house? I came up with this idea after a stressful week at school, and my sister/roommate loved it. It's paper Christmas ornaments decorated completely with FINGERNAIL POLISH. Step 1: What You Need You'll n...
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