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Holiday Star Ornament

Foss fabric and a steamer makes dimensional star ornaments to hang on trees or in windows and doorways instead of mistletoe.

DIFFICULTY: Easy

Overview

Who says steamers are just for cleaning? Get your creative steam flowing and use your steamer to create handmade star ornaments.

1

Fill the steamer

Fill the steamer with water and heat until ready.

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2

Trace your shape

Using a template, trace the shape.

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3

Cut the fabric

Cut three stars out of the fabric.

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4

Steam the first star

Fold one of the stars in half and hold with tongs. Steam until stiff.

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5

Add additional stars

Repeat with the other two stars, combining them as you go.

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6

Paint the star

Once cool and firm, spray the star with paint using a festive color. When the paint has dried, hot glue decorative berries on the points of the star.

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7

Hang and enjoy

Once dry, use an awl to puncture a hole through the top of the star. String with tinsel or twine to create a rustic hanger. Hang and enjoy.

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Products Used

Materials

Foss shape fabric

Decorative berries

Hot glue gun

Kitchen tongs

Tinsel twine

Awl

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