SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Styrofoam brand foam cone, 4"x9"
- Tinsel garland
- Silver glitter
- Silver floral picks
- Cardboard scrap
- White craft glue
SIZE: Project size 9" tall
- Beginning at bottom and working towards top, wrap garland around cone, gluing in place until cone is completely covered. Cut end and glue to cone top.
- Trace and cut out star pattern. Pattern is shown at 100%, but you may need to enlarge or reduce depending on print-out. Tip to tip should measure 3". Trace star onto cardboard; cut out. Glue top half of toothpick to bottom back of star. Cover both sides and edges of star with glue; sprinkle with glitter and let dry. Poke end of toothpick into cone top.
- Press floral picks into cone base as shown.
For a tinsel wreath, use Styrofoam 6" wreath. Glue 1/2" silver ribbon around inside edge of wreath. Cover wreath in garland. Tie bow from 1" silver wired ribbon; attach to center bottom of wreath. Make hanger from 1/2" ribbon, attach to top back. If 6" wreath is not available, purchase 6" disc and cut out center with serrated knife, leaving 1" wide wreath base.