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Halloween Spider Brooch

Crafting Time:
Varies
Skill Level:
Some Experience Necessary
Project Courtesy of: Lion Brand

Additional Information

Description

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Lion Brand®:
    Vanna' Choice® Black 1 ball or color of choice
    Pom Pom maker
  • Black pipe cleaners
  • Craft glue
  • Small purchased pom poms, 2 for each Spider
  • Small piece of black felt
  • Black plastic headband
  • Pin back
  • Wire cutter
  • Scissors

DIRECTIONS:

SIZES
Brooch Spider
About 5-1/2" across, including legs
MATERIALS NOTE
Materials are sufficient to make multiple headbands and/or brooches.
GAUGE
EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL TO THIS PROJECT.

Spider Body
Following package directions, make a medium pom pom.
Legs
Cut 8 lengths of pipe cleaner, each about 3-1/2" long.
Bend one pipe cleaner close to one end, then again about 1" above first bend. Repeat with remaining pipe cleaners.
Apply a small amount of glue to unbent end of one pipe cleaner. Insert glued end into Spider Body, adjusting leg so that it bends away from the Spider Body. In this same way, insert 4 pipe cleaner legs into each side of Spider Body.

FINISHING
Glue on 2 small pom poms for eyes. Cut a 1" diameter circle from felt. Glue to underside of Spider. Allow to dry, then glue pin back to felt.

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