Party Ideas

Party Ideas

 

Flower-Pot Caddy

 

Here’s a neat idea! Purchase a few terracotta pots, paint them, add a finishing touch and viola..

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Tissue Paper Pom Poms

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MATERIALS

  • 24-gauge white cloth-covered floralwire
  • Scissors

STEPS

  1. Stack eight 20-by-30-inch sheets of tissue. Make 1 1/2-inchwide accordion folds, creasing with each fold.
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  2. Fold an 18-inch piece of floral wire in half, and slip over center of folded tissue; twist. With scissors, trim ends of tissue into rounded or pointy shapes.
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  3. Separate layers, pulling away from center one at a time.
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  4. Tie a length of monofilament to floral wire for hanging.
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