by Antonella – Blogacavolo

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MATERIALS REQUIRED:

 

  • A tin of Vergnano coffee
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Half of a breakfast napkin
  • A wooden stick
  • A little bell
  • Baker twine
  • A tag
  • A black pen
  • Colored washitape
  • An awl (or a wool needle)

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Coat the bottom of the can with two turns of colored washitape.

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Once the metal cap has been removed,cut in two halfs the plastic one.

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Cover the cap with colored washitape and glue it to the can with strong glue (you can use hot glue).

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Punch the breakfast napkin with the awl and insert 15cm of Baker Twine securing it on the back with a knot. If necessary, reinforce with glue points

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Glue the half placemat to the can.

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Fix the wooden stick under the can with plenty of glue.

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Write on the tag the word “Bird’s Home”

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Paste the tag as in picture.

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After having tied it to 8 cm of Baker twine, fix the l bell to the stick

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Here is our little birdhouse, ready to hang on the balcony.

Good spring!