Ornaments! I’m Feelin’ Crafty!

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Last year I bought some glass balls intending to do that adorable thing where you fill it with hot chocolate, layering candy canes and sprinkles and marshmallows, but I never followed through. So I thought, since they’re just laying around, why not mess with them!!! Here’s what I got.. One for my sis and bro in law, one for my BFF and her hubby, and one for my parents. I used my glass etching cream and did the first letters of their last name. The loose diamonds I bought when I threw my sis her bridal shower (they were scattered on the tables).. Glad I kept them!!!.

Christmas Fairy

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Step one: buy wooden body looking things.

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Step two: glue on pipe cleaner to look like arms and legs!

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Step three: hand sew a little shirt, out of a piece of felt.

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Step four: hand sew little pants.

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(The hard part is turning them right side out after you sew them! The little arm holes are so tiny!!)

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Step five: put tiny clothes on the tiny body… I let my glue dry over night.. Which is a must. You have to yank its little limbs pretty hard to get them thru. I attached a little safety pin to his hands and feet to make them more sturdy to get thru.

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Step six: sew a little elf hat. I attached a little Pom Pom ball to the end, cuz that’s how ours was growing up.. Then I took some string (like what you used to make friendship bracelets out of) and…

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