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Make a Wallpaper Leaves Garland with Cambridge Community Scrapstore

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  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 1
    Step 1

    Make a template roughly this shape from a piece of A4 paper.

  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 2
    Step 2

    Cut it out.

  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 3
    Step 3

    Choose a piece of wallpaper around A3 size and fold in half.

  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 4
    Step 4

    Draw round the template making sure the longest side is against the crease of the fold.

  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 5
    Step 5

    Cut it out.

  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 6
    Step 6

    Unfold.

  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 7
    Step 7

    Open up the wallpaper and begin to concertina the paper from the widest end until it is complete.

  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 8
    Step 8

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  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 9
    Step 9

    Turn the paper round so the widest edge is at the top and gently begin to fold in half so the longest corners meet then secure with some glue or tape.

  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 10
    Step 10

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  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 11
    Step 11

    Double sided tape would be the most suitable.

  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 12
    Step 12

    You can make a leaf stalk with a thin long piece of the wallpaper.
    It can be secured to the base of the leave with glue or tape.

  • How to make a garland. Wallpaper Leaves Garland - Step 13
    Step 13

    If you leave the stalk long enough you can use it to secure it to some ribbon or string to create hanging leaves.​

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