Introduction: DIY Upcycled Paper Heart Charms

Inexpensive, way to make your own heart charms with cardboard from a cereal box.

Watch the step by step video to see how I made them or read the full tutorial bellow.

Step 1: Trace It

First of all, you will need to make a template, so all the hearts look the same.

Trace the shapes onto the back of a cereal box, you will need at least 3 hearts to make each charm.

Step 2: Cut and Glue It

Cut the shapes carefully and glue the 3 layers together.

Step 3: Punch It

Punch a hole at the top

Step 4: Paint It

Use red or pink nail polish to paint, you might need to paint two layers.

Step 5: Draw

Draw a heart beat with a permanent marker

Step 6: Add the Chain

If you want to use the charm on a necklace, get your pliers and attach the chain.

Jewelry Contest 2017

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Jewelry Contest 2017

Papercraft Contest 2017

Participated in the
Papercraft Contest 2017