How-to: Patriotic lei

Patriotic Lei

Don’t just decorate your home for the holidays… Adorn your party guests too with this festive 4th of July lei! It’s a great way to add a patriotic touch to anyone’s outfit!

Have a happy AND safe Independence Day!

–Annie
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Materials Needed:

    Patriotic Lei How-To PDF
    • Infinite Loops Trim Double Edge Paper Punch
    Star Hole Punch
    Text Weight Paper (Red, Night, Pure White)
    • Ladybug Sugar Coated 12 x 12 Paper
    • Red Stripe Fabric Tape
    Baker’s Twine
    Guillotine Trimmer
    • Large Zots Dots
    • Stapler

    Instructions:

      1. Punch infinite loops, trim along 11″ side of red, pure white and night paper. Cut bands of infinite loops in half measuring 51/2″ x 1″ and set aside.
      2. Cut simple bands from pure white paper, or a mix of colors, measuring 51/2″ x 1″. Stick red stripe fabric tape down center lengths of bands and set aside.
      3. Punch star shapes from ladybug sugar coated 12 x 12, or a mix of colors.
      4. Begin linking approximately 15 bands in a mix of color combos of infinite loops and simple bands dressed with red stripes. Secure to one another with a staple and cover each staple with a star.
      5. Tie ends of links with approximately 18″ of baker’s twine and pull over to head to wear!
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