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Easy Christmas Crafts for Kids


Reindeer Balloon Hat

This reindeer balloon hat is sure to get you into the Christmas spirit. Make one for each of Santa's reindeer.

What You'll Need:

Four Balloons (two red, two green)

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Reindeer Balloon Hat

1. Begin by inflating four balloons, leaving a two-inch tail on each.

2. Pinch and twist a four-inch bubble and a one-inch bubble.

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Twist a four-inch bubble and a one-inch bubble.
(Step 2)

3. Ear twist the one-inch bubble.

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Ear twist the one-inch bubble. (Step 3)

4. Repeat steps 2 and 3 twice.

5. Repeat steps 2 through 4 on the second balloon.

­6. Twist-lock the two balloons together at the ends.­­

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Lock the two balloons. (Step 6)

­7. Using the third balloon, find the halfway point. Wrap it around the first balloon four inches from where the first balloon is joined to the second balloon, as shown. Pinch and twist-lock.

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Wrap the third balloon around the first two balloons
at the halfway point. (Step 7)

8. Using the fourth balloon, repeat step 7, wrapping it around the second balloon. Twist-lock the tying ends of the third and fourth balloons.

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Repeat Step 7 with the fourth balloon. (Step 8)

­9. ­Twist-lock the other ends of the third and fourth balloons.Your house will be full of Christmas trees after you learn the next craft.

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