Thursday, March 7, 2013

Easter Garland

Last week, I found these adorable cupcake liners in the dollar spot of Target.  I loved how my Valentine's Day Garland turned out using cupcake liners so I decided to make it again for Easter.

This is such an easy and cheap project.  Grab cord of any kind, some cupcake liners and some washi tape.  You also need some double sided tape.

Start by folding your cupcake liner in half, stick a piece of double sided tape across the middle, place your cord down the middle of the liner and fold over.  You may need an extra piece of tape to secure it down.  You could also sew across the liners to hold the cord in place.  My sewing machine is kept in a closet.  I didn't want to pull it down so I went with this version.  Add some washi tape and repeat.

When I was finished, I snipped the washi tape to make them into little bitty pennants and then hung up my garland.

Isn't it adorable?  And this is such an easy project.  Anyone can do this with some basic materials.  I also love how these colors take us into Spring!

I paired it with my Easter Pennant Bunting and love how they compliment each other!

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Diana - FreeStyleMama said...

This is adorable!!!

Erin @ Isaboo Designs said...

Im pretty sure I wont be decorating for easter...I feel like its so many holidays bam bam bam. But this is super cute! I'll probably stick some fake hydrangeas in a vase and call it a day ;)

Melody Logan said...

What a great idea! I've been looking for some simple ideas for my kids to be able to help me with and this looks great!

Linda Bouffard said...

This is SWEET!! I'd love to have you share this at What to do Weekends. It's a perfect weekend project! Following you on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest. Linda

Carrie @ My Favorite Finds said...

Cute, Eva! I love it. Thanks for sharing at Pinworthy Projects.

April Tuell said...

I love this! I'd like to invite you to link up on Saturday Spotlight @ Angels Homestead today. I'll be featuring Easter treats and crafts soon, and would love to include this in the collection.

Hope to see you there :)


Kristin said...

Love it! Pinned it too!

KC Coake said...

So adorable and so easy and inexpensive! Thanks for the idea.

Lisa said...

Sweet, thrifty, and easy - well done! Hope you can stop by the enchanted oven.

Melanie G said...

so cute! this would be a fun activity for me & my daughter. I'm a new follower stopping by from Make the Scene Monday. Have a great week!

Marilyn Clark said...

Eva, this is super cute and a great spring decoration (and favorite kind of project)! Thanks so much for sharing at March Madness

Jenny Melrose said...

So cute! I love the cupcake liners combined with the washi tape. I'll be sharing on G+!

Rita said...

What a fun idea! I love how easy and cute it is. Thanks for sharing.

Emily Thompson said...

very cute, looks super easy too. I would not have thought of using the cupcake wrappers like that. I stopped over from Ginger Snap Crafts... would love to have you come check out my link party..

Katie @ Creatively Living said...

So Easy and cute! I love a cute banner! Pinning to the Monday Funday pin board!

Danielle Wood said...

How fun!! Pinned it! Thanks for sharing it at the Practically Functional party - that's where I found you!

Happy Wednesday!

Carrie @ My Favorite Finds said...

Sharing this on FB tomorrow!

Jeanette said...

So darn cute! Cupcake liners! I've used cocktail napkins for banners, but never thought of cupcake liners!

Danielle Wood said...

I commented before, but I'd wanted to come back and invite you to join the Pinterest Power Party as well! Hope you have a terrific Thursday!


Jessica Manz said...

I love this! I just pinned for future reference. I don't normally decorate for easter, but I think I'll do this garland this year!

Thanks for the inspiration :)


Trish - Mom On Timeout said...

This garland is so sweet and the possibilities are endless! Thanks so much for sharing at Mom On Timeout!

Betsi Goutal said...

So cute and clever! I love the mix of scallop shapes from the cupcake wrappers and flags from the washi tape. Pinned! :)

Ashley Phipps said...

This is so stinkin' awesome! I love it!!

Thanks so much for linking it up at our link party on Friday!

We are featuring it on our blogs tomorrow morning!


Katie Adams said...

I love your garland! Thank you for sharing on Blog Stalking Thursday at The Crafty Blog Stalker. You have been featured this week. I would love for you to stop by to grab a feature button! Wear it proudly – after all, your practically famous! Blog Stalking Thursday Features

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