One Minute Tip: How to Make Felt Mistletoe

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Happy New Year everyone! As you kiss this year goodbye, don't forget to do whatever you can to increase your chances of getting kissed! In today's video, Ashley Anderson gives us the step-by-step on how to make a beautiful felt mistletoe.

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Happy New Year everyone! As you kiss this year goodbye, don't forget to do whatever you can to increase your chances of getting kissed! In today's video, Ashley Anderson gives us the step-by-step on how to make a beautiful felt mistletoe.

Supplies:

Felt

Needle and thread

Pom poms


Start with two pieces of felt, 6-8 inches wide
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Cut the felt in half (3-4 inch strips)
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Using a chalk pencil, draw a squiggle back and forth all the way down your strip of felt
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Cut your felt, following the shape of the line you just drew
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Using a needle and some string, sew a loose stitch up the edge of your felt
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Pull the string tight
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Apply hot glue along the edge of your felt
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Roll it together, like you would a cinnamon roll
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Glue both pieces together
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Spread out the felt ruffles
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Sew a hanging string and pom poms!
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• The Star: Ashley Anderson is on our Operations Team here at Apartment Therapy. Born in Texas, she got to New York as soon as she could. When not at the office, she can be found sewing pillows, painting over canvases, or running Room & Order, a home organizing company she started way back in high school.

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Learn how to make your own felt pom poms here!

(Image credits: Rebecca Blumhagen)

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