Valentine Crafts for Kids – Easy Heart Garland

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This pretty Valentine’s Day garland is as easy as it is and fun to make. All you need is some heart-shaped cookie cutters in various sizes, invisible bead cord, and some glue dots or tape, and voila! You’ll have a festive garland you can hang anywhere to add some Valentine’s Day fun.

Kids will love cutting out the hearts and gluing them onto the cord, and will be proud to show off their work when they’re done. Let’s get started!

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Easy, Beautiful Vellum Stars Ornaments

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How pretty are these stars ornaments? The trick is to use vellum paper, which is translucent and lets light through. (Just wait till the sunlight shines through them; they will look like they glow!) You can find gorgeous, affordable vellum paper through Paper and More, an online retailer that offers sample packs of vellum and other fine papers in various beautiful colors.

These ornaments are easy to make, beautiful, and kid-friendly too! They won’t break, and can be made in minutes with no fuss or mess. Here’s how you can create these vellum stars.

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Paper Jack O’ Lantern Halloween Garland

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This adorable paper jack o’ lantern Halloween wreath is so easy to make, and doesn’t require anything more than a pumpkin-shaped cookie cutter and marker. And the results? Just look how cute! You and your kids will love making this adorable Halloween craft. Here’s how to get started:

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Rattail Cord Friendship Bracelet

Rattail Cord Friendship Bracelet

You won’t believe how easy this pretty rattail cord friendship bracelet is to make. It’s so simple, even school-age kids will be able to follow the pattern. Once you get the hang of the stitch, you will want to make several to share with friends. And the color and shine of the rattail cords — they are the definition of pretty! This friendship bracelet has definitely become one of our favorites.

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