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#DIY Fall Decor – Pumpkin Books

Snapshot_9Get ready for the fall season with these awesome, simple, and easy to make pumpkins from books. Perfect fall decor for any room. We made this one as a teacher gift for my daughter’s favorite teacher. These would be fun as a centerpiece too. Ideas are endless! Let’s get crafty!

YouTube video showing you how to make your own.

Items Needed:
Book
Pumpkin Printout
Moss
Leaf
Stick
Orange Paint
Orange Paperclips
Paintbrush
Sharpie
Scissors
Hot Glue Gun

Directions:

1- Use the pumpkin printout and trace half of it on your book.

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2 – Use sharp scissors and start cutting the half pumpkin shape out of your book. This does not have to be perfect, you will end up going back and trimming things up anyway.

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3- Mix your orange paint with water.

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4- Start painting the outside edges of the pages. This will take more than one coat.

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5- After the paint has dried use your hot glue gun and glue the cover to the back of your book.

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6- Grab your orange paperclips and place them strategically as needed to make the book complete the pumpkin circle.

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7- Hot glue a stick inside the middle of your pumpkin.

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8- Add moss around the stick to hide the hot glue and a leaf.

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