DYI: Newspaper Hearts on Lights

I always get so sad taking down my Christmas decorations, so this year I went straight to decorating for Valentines.

The fairy lights in our dinning area really cozy up the place, so they’re officially staying till spring. I made these little hearts to dress them up for the season. They’re not only cute, but free to make and very easy!

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If you’d like to make your own, all you’ll need is: 

Fairy lights (I use icicle, currently on mega sale everywhere!)

A pair of scissors

An old newspaper or magazine

Marker or pencil

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Simply draw your heart shape on newspaper, and cut. I like to do a few pages at a time to make it super fast. Then punch over lights, the paper rips easily since it’s so thin.

This is all I had the energy for on my sick day, hope you guys aren’t feeling yucks! Look after yourselves x.

3 Responses to “DYI: Newspaper Hearts on Lights”

  1. Sarah Says:

    I completely agree – this is so cute, I’m going to have to use it to cheer up our front room.

  2. LB Says:

    What a nice idea! The house always seems empty when you take down Christmas decorations. I think this is a great way to keep the warm festive feeling up through dreary January. :)

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