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10 DIY Projects for Your Tween


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Let There Be Light
A little paint and yarn can take them from drab to fab!
A little paint and yarn can take them from drab to fab!
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Boys and girls want their bedrooms to reflect their interests and budding personal styles. Why not include your child in his bedroom makeover? One of the easiest ways to personalize a lamp is to add a child-decorated shade to an existing lamp base. From crayon drawings to beribboned confections in girlie pastels, tween-designed lampshades make an easy, inexpensive afternoon project that will shed a warm glow on your kid's artistic vision. This short tutorial will get you started.