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Four ways with fairy lights

Make these stunning projects using fairy lights imaginatively.

4 projects involving fairy lights

To infinity and beyond
You will need: Canvas; Resene Metallic paints, I used Resene Solid Gold, Resene So Cool, Resene Go Go Go, Resene Yeehaa, Resene Glitterbug and Resene Zoop De Loop; Paint brushes; skewer; battery or plug-in fairy lights (a great selection is available at

Twinkle twinkle Christmas flower
You will need: Vase or pot; green florist oasis blocks (I bought this from the dollar store); toothpicks; sharp knife; jug of water (approx 1 litre); flowers, battery fairy lights.

Glowing wreath
You will need: Wire ring, plain white ribbon (about 1.5cm wide); about six small paper doilies; fairy lights on a wire; glue stick; hotglue gun.

Sugar plum fairy
You will need: 2 metres of organza or other sheer fabric; small matching draw string organza bag; elastic (the length of your child's waist); matching thread; needle and pins; sewing machine (optional); battery-powered fairy lights.

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