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Party blowers are a dime a dozen, but they're not usually remembered as the cutest part of the party. But making your own gives you the freedom to choose the paper's color or pattern to coordinate with your party atmosphere.
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This simple craft project was a Valentine's-themed guest post by Deb Averett (Dose of Happy) on Design Mom and they're a wonderful idea for a non-candy kid's Valentine. But bookmark the idea for any party or festive occasion you have coming up or just as a fun "crafternoon" project with your kid.

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(Images: Deb Averett via Design Mom)