Pin Up Girl

Modern Yarn Decorations (and Adventures in Fabric Stiffener)

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There are many tutorials for this out there, but I used craftyendeavors. I'm glad I did because she reminded me to uncoil the string before putting it into the glue to avoid it getting tangled.

There were still some knots, but nothing I couldn't untangle.

Once you master the technique, you're going to want to stiffen everything.

Without looking on Pinterest, I had the idea of making a lamp! The next day I saw this and this.

So I decided to try it.

It turns out this method doesn't easily transfer over to large-scale objects. Like a fool, I failed to actually read the tutorials in the above lamp links.

Obviously I was overconfident and didn't think I needed to...

Read on for some embarrassing photos.

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