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by Lisa Storms, Fiskars

Fiskars Faux Football Paper Lanterns Banner

Decorate your house for the big football game!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the glue.
  • 2
    Trim each of the cardstock (two sheets each of Nutmeg, Primary Red, Lake Blue, Lettuce and Light Blue) except Snowcap to 6 inch x 8 inch and score an inch from the edge along each long side using a scoring blade in your rotary trimmer.
  • 3
    Cut lines between the scored lines every inch using a trimmer. Adhere ends together as shown.
  • 4
    Once glue is fully dry, puff out strips to form lantern shape.
  • 5
    Use a 1/16 inch circle hand punch to string lanterns together for hanging.
  • 6
    To create laces (you will only need these for the Nutmeg paper lanterns), cut a 1-3/8 inch wide strip of Snowcap cardstock and punch along one side using the Notebook border punch.
  • 7
    Flip the strip over and beginning in the same position to be sure the designs align, punch along the other side.
  • 8
    Trim strip to eight laces long and snip off edges as shown.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Fiskars Deluxe Scrapbooking Rotary Paper Trimmer 104787703
  • Fiskars Border Punch Notebook
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Nutmeg 104061493 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Primary Red 104061431 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Lake Blue 104061417 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Lettuce 104061404 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Light Blue 104061348 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Snowcap 104061494 (2)
  • McGill Hole Punch Round 1/16 inch x 2 inch 104094612
  • Elmer's CraftBond Glue Stick Extra Strength 0.88 oz. 104148370
  • String
  • Scissors
  • Ruler