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« on: October 25, 2011 11:28:56 AM »

I found a really cool banner and tutorial on a blog (no, its not mine!) and decided it would be perfect for my partner in the Mini 13 Days of Halloween Swap!



With a bunch of book page folding, assembly, cutting, and gluing you have a fabulous banner!  The pages I used are from the illustrated version of Sherlock Holmes.  For the letters, I printed them off the computer in a font I liked, taped them onto paper, and used an exacto knife to cut them out.  I then painted on some glitter glue, since I didn't have any spray and the glitter glue was only a $1 at Michaels.  I used little plastic rings and hot glued them to the bag and then strung and tied each section on the ribbon. 





The blog that I found the tutorial can be found here:  http://thecraftingchicks.com/2010/09/spooky-accordian-halloween-banner.html
Thanks for the wonderful idea, Crafting Chicks!

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« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2011 12:01:37 PM »

Very cool!  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2011 12:34:44 PM »

What a great banner! I love the colors you used. Also, thanks for sharing the link to the tutorial!
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« Reply #3 on: October 25, 2011 02:50:38 PM »

That is adorable.  I LOVE the look of the banner, you could so do that for any holiday or occassion.  Thanks for sharing the tutorial!!!
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« Reply #4 on: October 28, 2011 10:38:14 AM »

Thanks everyone!

That is adorable.  I LOVE the look of the banner, you could so do that for any holiday or occassion.  Thanks for sharing the tutorial!!!

You really could!  I think on the blog she did one for a birthday party. 
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