There really is no shortage of caker crafts you can make this holiday season. Alls you need is gold spray paint, access to a dollar store and about four minutes.
This macaroni Christmas tree is a cinch to make – and just look at the results! You'd probably pay close to twenty dollars for this in the Sears catalogue.
The instructions said to use white glue, but I had a problem getting the macaroni to stick. Plus I kept eating it. (The glue, I mean, not the macaroni.) So I brought out the ol’ glue gun and managed to burn off a few layers of my fingertips. Be careful! Especially when gluing on those little elbow buggers. I was cussing a blue streak. But all the pain was worth it. Now if only I could type without having to use the end of a pencil.
Special thanks to Georgia for loaning me her book!
Awesome tree. And its shaped like a Renuzit solid air freshener!ReplyDelete
Must remember not to check out this blog while at work. Totally lost it over "Alls you need..", thus proving without a doubt that I was not reloading a router as I had said I was.
Look, reloading a router is often hilarious work. I'm sure no one suspected a thing.Delete
Because YES! I wholeheartedly endorse pasta craft in any form but a gilded Christmas tree? Divine.ReplyDelete
I really do think pasta crafts deserve a comeback, don't you? This younger generation has no idea of the masterpieces our ancestors created with penne.Delete
oooOOOOOshiny pretty pasta oooooooReplyDelete
Your oooOOOOs remind me of pasta shapes.Delete
I really, really want one of these. But I can't be arsed to make one - I will make do with the Novelty Dancing Snowballs from last year I think. What date is your party/ I literally will be glued to my blog reader to see what occurred.ReplyDelete
Lya, the date of my party is December 22nd. I figured it'd be best to plan it after Dec. 21 on account of that Mayan calendar thing. Just in case. Be warned: the dancing balls are stinky!Delete
We (my mom and I) made macaroni wreaths and gave them as gifts one year!ReplyDelete
And I bet every single one of those people still has their macaroni wreath. Or, at the very least, they ate them after the holidays were over.Delete
What a thing of beauty!ReplyDelete
Oh, go on. You're just saying that.Delete