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DIY Barraettes

... shellie wilson/Craftbits:

What you need:

1 Small Piece Each of Orange, Yellow and White Felt
Barrette Clips
Hot Glue Gun


1. Gather your materials and heat up your glue gun.



2. Take a barrette clip and trace a candy corn shape around to cover the clip/

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3.  Cut out candy corn shape.

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4. Trace your cut out candy corn to make an exact replica.

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5. Trace top portion only of orange felt piece on top of white felt to create top portion of candy corn. Make two.

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6. Now trace bottom portion of orange felt piece to yellow felt, to create bottom yellow portion. Make two as well.

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7.  Place white and yellow pieces on top of orange in typical candy corn fashion!

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8. Glue yellow and white pieces to orange felt using hot glue gun.

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9. Once pieces of candy corn has dried, apply glue to barrette clip and affix the candy corn quickly to the barrette.

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10.  Once glue is completely dry, create amazing hairstyles with your new candy corn barrettes! Happy Halloween!!

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