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Ah, the ever-versatile egg carton. Before you toss your next few, consider recycling them into something cool like this project...fairy lights.

You can go with one color egg carton or mix it up with various colors. Just cut away the cup strips and then cut petals along the edges to create the "flowers." Make sure you use LED lights only.

Find the complete tutorial here at Esprit Cabane.