Aleene's® Plastic Cup Heart Garland
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Aleene's® Plastic Cup Heart Garland

Here's a fun way to upcycle red plastic party cups into a Valentines garland!

Designed by Heidi Borchers, courtesy of Aleene's®.

Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Uses Recycled Items: Yes
 
 
 
 
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 Aleene's® Tacky Dot Singles™, small

Aleene's® Tacky Dot Singles™

 

Material List

  • Paper Doilies
  • Plastic Cup ā€“ Red
  • Scissors
  • Marking Pen ā€“ Black
  • Hole Punch, Small
  • Craft Wire
  • Round Nose Pliers
  • Beads ā€“ Assorted
 

Project Instructions

Cut down side of cup and cut off bottom of cup to create a flat surface.

Draw a pattern onto inside (white side) of cup and cut with scissors. Select desired paper doily shape.

Place Aleene's® Tacky Dot Singles™ on back of doily.

Lay glue side down onto front of heart. Cut away excess doily.

Punch small holes in each side of heart.

Cut craft wire to desired lengths. String with beads. Place ends through holes in heart and use pliers to create swirls in the end of wire to hold together.

Decorate several hearts and string together to create a garland.