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How to make decorative paper butterflies, for your wall

Make Decorative Paper Butterflies, for Your Wall

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First you take two different sized boxes. Mine got the measurement 12x12 and 14x14.

First you take two different sized boxes. Mine got the measurement 12x12 and 14x14.

Then you draw around the box, on the page you have chosen, from your old magazine.

Then you draw around the box, on the page you have chosen, from your old magazine.

Then you should end up with this.

Then you should end up with this.

I do exactly the same, with the smaller box.

I do exactly the same, with the smaller box.

Now i cut the pieces out.

Now i cut the pieces out.

Then i fold my pieces like this ^

Then i fold my pieces like this ^

Then you should end up with this.

Then you should end up with this.

Then i put them together, so they look like a butterfly.

Then i put them together, so they look like a butterfly.

Then i put sewing thread around the middle. So the two pieces stick together. It can be a little tricky, so ask someone for help, if you can.

Then i put sewing thread around the middle. So the two pieces stick together. It can be a little tricky, so ask someone for help, if you can.

Then you should end up with this. Now you can put it on your wall, or use it for something else.

Then you should end up with this. Now you can put it on your wall, or use it for something else.

  • Pen
  • Scissor
  • Sewing Thread
  • Ruler
  • Old magazines