Illuminate the festive spirit with our Christmas Lights Craft made from toilet paper tubes!
This delightful and eco-friendly craft is a perfect way to add a touch of holiday magic to your home.
Transform humble toilet paper tubes into colorful and whimsical Christmas lights that will brighten up any space.
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Gather the family for a creative and sustainable crafting experience, as you turn recycling into a joyful celebration of the season.
Get ready to spread the warmth and glow of the holidays with this charming Christmas Lights Craft that combines creativity and environmental consciousness in the most festive way!
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Materials for Christmas Lights Craft
Gather all the materials needed in this tutorial:
- 3 pcs toilet paper roll
- cellophane (yellow, red, blue and green)
- white acrylic paint
- paint brush
- hot glue
- a pair of scissors
- white glue
- crochet thread
- a cereal box
How to Make Christmas Lights Crafts
Step into the world of festive creativity with our Christmas Lights Craft made from recycled toilet paper tubes! Follow these simple steps to transform ordinary household items into whimsical and eco-friendly holiday decorations.
Cut the toilet paper roll into several pieces, each about 1 to 2 centimeters wide. Paint the roll strips with white paint and let them dry.
Cut random squares from colorful cellophane, sizing them approximately to the diameter of the toilet paper roll.
Pinch each roll on both sides, creating an eye-shaped object resembling a bulb.Apply generous glue on one side of the roll, then stretch the cellophane over the glued portion. Allow the cellophane to bind with the roll for about an hour.
Trim excess cellophane from the sides of the roll bulb.
Cut small rectangles to fit the diameter of the bulbs, then paint them with white acrylic paint and let them dry.
Place the rectangles on the upper thirds of the bulbs, creating the base or socket of the bulb.
Hot glue the sockets onto crochet thread, spacing them properly to achieve the perfect look.
Your modern Christmas lights garland is ready for hanging and display on your walls. Embrace the joy of sustainable crafting and illuminate your holiday season with this charming and resourceful Christmas Lights Craft!
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