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Make Stunning String Balls Yourself with Only 4 Household Items

Make Stunning String Balls Yourself with Only 4 Household Items

S. Shanthi
If home decor is something you are passionate about, this can be quite interesting as well as handy. String balls not only look gorgeous, but can easily be made at home. Here we give you a simple Do-It-Yourself tutorial. This way you don't have to shell out a lot of money on this and also feel happy about accomplishing something creative. It can be made with some standard home supplies. It is also a fun craft to do with the kids. And, you don't have to wait for Diwali or Christmas to do this, as it hardly takes any time or effort.

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Materials needed: Glue, Different sized balloons, Strings and Scissors

Step 1:
Pour glue into a bowl and add warm water. Mix well till you have a nice consistency. Ensure there are no lumps.

Step 2:
Dip strings in the solution. This can get little messy. So ensure you have a sheet on your art table.

Step 3:
Tie a knot on top of the balloon knot. From there, wrap string around ball in different directions, covering all gaps. Keep dipping and wrapping. Cut the other end when done.

Step 4:
Leave the ball to dry by keeping it on a container or hanging it. It takes 24 hours to dry completely.

Step 5:
Pop or burst the balloon and take it out from the mesh. Add lights or glitter to give it a stunning look. You can repeat this with different sized balls.

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(Image Credit: Pinterest)

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