I painted them, papered them, and beaded them, but this star is my favorite and my best. These are more paper mache items from Michaels. I decorated the star in the same way I decorated the Easter egg you can see here. You don’t have to use a foreign language magazine for your decoupage, but I sure love the results I get from the Chinese magazine I keep cutting into. I used the same hemp cord shown in that decoupage […]
These cosies were knit with Lion Brand Alpine Wool on an 8 stick toilet paper roll knitter. I closed the last round of loops by pulling the yarn tail through each. Paper mache reindeer antlers by Michaels. Happy winter! For additional spool knitting posts and projects, please click here.
I’m kind of surprised by how these two things complement each other because I didn’t originally have them in mind as partners. The egg is one of those brown paper mache ones from the Phillipines that I found in a package of six at Michael’s. By the way, I’m switching my previous position on the spelling of the paper part – or maybe I’ll just go back and forth between paper and papier depending on my mood! The decoration was […]