Christmas star made from Paper Star Strips

SKU#:
v16618

Christmas star made from Paper Star Strips

SKU#:
v16618

Make a braided star out of six star strips – it’s much easier than it looks. The star consists of two halves and is made of half strips, that are woven together. Finally, glue the ends together and count on a little drying time.

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A star consists of two halves glued together at the end. Divide three star strips in the middle for each part.
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Merge the six strips together by weaving them over and under each other, three vertically and three horizontally.
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Glue the outer layer on all four sides.
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Glue the outer layer on all four sides. Repeat steps 2 and 3 as two halves are needed for a star.
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Cut the strips lengthwise, so they are all the same length.
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Take the outer vertical and horizontal strips and twist them one-half turn towards each other. Glue them together and hold them together with a paper clip while they dry. Repeat this step on all four tips and both halves of the star.
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Now glue the two halves together and apply extra glue in the middle. Twist the top half a half-turn from the bottom half.
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When the two parts are glued together, there is a point that is glued together and a point that is not glued over each other.
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Let the star dry under pressure for 1–2 hours.
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Assemble the glued tip with the third straight strip from the opposite star when the star is dry. Glue the three stars together to a point and attach a paper clip until dry. Then cut to a point.
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Tips
Use the star as decoration on the Christmas table.

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Make a braided star out of six star strips – it’s much easier than it looks. The star consists of two halves and is made of half strips, that are woven together. Finally, glue the ends together and count on a little drying time.

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