DIY Sparkly Scalloped Garland

Ready, set, go! You have less than a week to put this garland together for your New Year’s Eve party, but don’t worry, it’s super easy, promise! {all images courtesy of Izzy Hugdins Photography}


Here’s what you’ll need:

  • twine
  • gold glittered paper {they sell some at Michael’s}
  • glue gun and glue sticks
  • large whole punch {also sold at Michael’s}


Here’s what you do:

  • Pre-cut desired amount of circles out of the glitter paper and fold circles in half.
  • Also pre-cut desired twine length, make sure to leave room for tying.


  • lay twine in fold being sure to leave space at both ends for tying


  • glue down the flaps to secure on twine


  • repeat until the desired length is achieved
  • hang, and enjoy!


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About AGrayHarper

Andrea Gray Harper is an artist, designer, and maker who incorporates embroidery, screen-printing, and digital techniques into her handmade objects. A native of the Southeastern United Sates, Gray’s exposure to tropical plants and a lack of winter season garnished her love for the outdoors, plants, and bright colors. In 2007 Gray received a B.F.A degree from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University in Textiles and Fashion. Since then she has attained an M.F.A in Fibers, participated in various solo and group exhibitions and trade shows, won Second Place in the Annual Juried Artist Book Symposium at the ACA Library of SCAD, and received the Ben C. Morris travel scholarship to study abroad in Cambodia. Today Gray is working on a variety of projects, from photo styling to garden design and event planning.

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