crepe paper garland {a tutorial}

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When I saw oh happy day’s paper dots garland post last month, I fell in love with the garlands’ simplicity and sweetness. Varying only slightly on Jordan’s design (I used crepe paper streamers vs. sheets like she did, because that’s what I had on hand), I really liked the end results.

All you need is half an hour, two free hands, and some crepe paper…

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Step 1: Take crepe paper in one hand (I used my left), and use your other hand to twist a section approximately 2 inches or so…

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Step 2: Move your (left) hand down a couple of inches, again, twist your crepe paper…

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Continue twisting until you are happy with the length.

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Doesn’t get much easier than that.
(For those who may want to know, the black and white dotted streamers came from Party City.)

Definitely a 30 minute makeable.

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