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10 Popsicle Sticks Crafts You Can Make On A Rainy Afternoon

Popsicle sticks are a wonderful craft material; they are versatile and simple to handle; absolutely perfect for crafting with children! You can either buy a bag of only Popsicle sticks or get yourself a whole bag of actual Popsicle and then save up the sticks. (We’re not trying to get you to buy more Popsicle, but if it works out that way – no harm, no foul). Once you’ve got your supply, check out the 10 Popsicle sticks crafts you can make while stuck inside on a rainy afternoon!

1. Arrow Wall Art

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Wall art is always a good idea! It fills the room with something artistic and powerful, breathing life into plain white walls. Arrows are a great way to make your wall look hip and modern! Frestoon And Frill will show you how to make this great arrow wall art using only Popsicle sticks!

2. Chandelier

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Everybody dreams of having a big, beautiful chandelier hanging from the ceiling and lighting up their living room. This Popsicle sticks chandelier by Bored & Crafty is probably one of the simplest chandeliers to make – it’s perfect if you’re not a lover of complicated crafts, but still want something that looks amazing!

3. Starburst Mirror

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Make way for a fancy mirror that doesn’t look like a cheap knock-off, but genuinely looks like the real deal! Our favorite part about it is that you don’t need to go bankrupt; all you need is a pack of Popsicle sticks! Head over to The Happier Home Maker and see how it’s done!

4. Mini Pallet Signs

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We still have some time to prepare for Christmas, but it’s never too early to start! These mini Popsicle sticks pallet signs will make wonderful ornaments for your Christmas décor! If they spike your interest, The Crafted Sparrow will show you how to make them!

5. Motivational Bracelets

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Once you see this brilliant method of making bracelets from Popsicle sticks by Inspiration Made Simple, you will get addicted to it and won’t be able to stop making them! Don’t say we didn’t warn you! They are a perfect gift for your friends, especially when they need a little daily motivation!

6. Vase Decoration

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If you’ve been looking for a way to spice up a plain vase, Popsicle sticks are your new best friend! This is such a unique way to tackle the problem of a boring vase you got as present and don’t know what to do with. Now you do! Visit The Cheese Thief for the tutorial!

7. Popsicle Sticks Chalkboard

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Who doesn’t want to have a tiny chalkboard in their home, to write cute messages on for their loved ones? Just think of all the smiles the messages will bring! This is definitely a simple craft that’s worth making, so don’t hesitate with finding the instructions as Caseperlatesta.

8. Hexagon Shelf

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Goodbye boring shelves, hello hexagons! If you’re not on board yet with geometric shapes that have been dominating in home décor, you’ve been missing out! They are a great way to bring some dynamic and fun into the everyday interior. Make & Do Crew will show you how to make an awesome hexagon shelves by putting those Popsicle sticks to use!

9. Popsicle Sticks Bookmarks

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Bookworms, rejoice! Here’s a new idea for the never-ending bookmark problem! We get it, with so many books there’s never enough bookmarks, especially when we insist on reading more at the same time! Lucky for you, with these adorable Popsicle stick bookmarks, you can unleash your creativity and make as many bookmarks as you need! Visit Rock Paper Feather for more details!

10. Pencil Holder

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You know that moment when your children are coloring at the table and you’re so happy they’re sitting still, but then they finish and you realize there’s a hundred crayons and pencils lying around? Fix the mess with this creative pencil holder we found at Art Projects For Kids!

You thought you couldn’t love Popsicle any more than you already do, and yet here we are!