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Friday, February 15, 2013

Surprising Barn Stars

I am passionate about saving money but still having a beautiful home. Its tricky to keep on a tight budget. I have found many ways to make Barn Stars fun made with scrapbook paper, but this one took me away. I didn't believe it at first sight, but now I am hooked and telling everyone...

These Beautiful Barn Stars are made from...

CEREAL BOXES! Can you believe it?! People who come over to our home always comment on how cute they are, until I turn them around and they look at me like, "WHAT?!" 

They are so simple and ADORABLE, you will want to make them today. I saw this on a few years ago and fell in love with the idea!

 First go to Google and print out a perfect star on paper. Cut it out and grab the largest cereal box you have. Trace the perfect star onto the box and cut out the star. Next fold the star "in half" all five points around, really make the seams deep for a more 3D Barn Star. Then paint, cover, or scrapbook paper away! The options are endless, and definitely cheap! 

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  1. Great job. I love this idea. And I LOVE stars....great way to save money too. I saw this on the Six Sisters Stuff link party! Please consider linking it over at The Patriotic Pam too this weekend. I would love to have my viewers see this. I know so many people that will also LOVE this idea. I just became your newest GFC! And I pinned this star too!
    Hope to see you over at The Patriotic Pam!
    Pam :O)

  2. I adore barn stars. The color & pattern possibilities are endless with these! Thanks for the inspiration! I'm now following you via Google Friend Connect. Would love to have you stop by my blog :) Have a great weekend!

    Shandy @ Aprons 'n Pearls

  3. That is awesome. I will definitely make one. Rhonda