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  • Publisher: Search Press
  • Edition: BC Paperback
  • Publication: 30 September 2021
  • ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782219729
  • Carton Qty: Not Yet Published
  • Size: 216x280 mm
  • Illustrations: 300
  • Pages: 144
  • RRP: $19.95

The Eco-Christmas Craft Book


30 stylish festive projects that won’t hurt the planet by Marrianne Miall

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Book Description

Learn to make beautiful, stylish Christmas decorations using eco-friendly materials that won't cost a fortune or harm the planet!

If you love Christmas, you'll love this book! It's the perfect antidote to the traditional tinsels and glitters that shed harmful microplastics, polluting our oceans and waterways.

The Eco-Christmas Craft Book is filled with lots of ideas to create your own stylishly beautiful, eco-friendly Christmas.

All you need to do is save up some recyclable or foraged items such as cardboard, newspaper, wine bottle corks, twigs and pine cones. You can choose your own colour scheme to match your home and, because the materials are recyclable, you could make new ones every year!

Including all the things that make Christmas special, such as tree decorations, advent items, Christmas cards, table decorations, wreaths and many more, there are 30 fabulous projects to make, and ideas for many more. So start collecting and learn how to make gorgeous, professional-looking decorations cheaply, without harming the planet.

Table of Contents

Introduction 6
Materials 8
Tools 10
Techniques 12
Making an origami star 12
Making a tassel 16
Making a bow 17

The Projects 18
Christmas Crackers 18
Ribbon Tree 22
Felt Bauble 26
Milk Bottle Fairy 30
Yarn-wrapped Cardboard Tree 34
Foliage-filled Bottle 38
Cork and Rosemary Place Cards 42
Cardboard Star Garland 46
Cardboard Tube Snowflake 50
Cardboard Angel 54
Christmas Cards 58
Napkin Rings 62
Origami Star Wall Hanging 66
Paper Strip Bauble 70
Cork Christmas Tree 74
Cork Rudolph the Reindeer 78
Cotton Twine Tied Wreath 82
Hessian Ruffle Wreath 86
Branch Christmas Tree 90
Mini Envelope Advent 94
Cardboard Tube Advent 98
Decorated Jars and Tins 102
Santa Sack Fabric Advent 106
Gift Wrapping 110
Hanging Twig Star 118
Folded Book Tree 122
Pine Cone Tree 126
Cork Wreath 130
Concertina Christmas Tree 134
Dried Orange Slice Decorations 138
Templates 142
Index 144

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