Asked on Oct 9, 2019

How can I make 11 inch snowflakes and hang them safely from a ceiling?

TinyshoesDeeKen Erickson


4 answers
  • Lifestyles Homes
    on Oct 9, 2019

    Cut them out of 11x17 white paper, folded in sixths. I would buy a heavier weight of paper than copy paper and it is rated in pounds.

    I would then use sewing thread and a needle and piece one end of the snowflake, knot that end and then cut the thread to length.

    I would use heavy gauge sewing pins, or push pins on the ceiling, to hang the thread.

  • Ken Erickson
    on Oct 9, 2019

    Ensure your pins are solidly fastened into the ceiling. I would ensure they are high enough to keep kids from jumping up and hitting them.

  • Dee
    on Oct 9, 2019

    You can use fishing line in each snowflake and attach to the ceiling with push pins even heavy duty straight pins will work.

  • Tinyshoes
    on Oct 10, 2019

    Valerie...You can use clear beads and pipe cleaners.

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