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These cute paper and wood brooches are fun for kids to help make for Mother’s Day or just because! Wear them together for an adorable mini-me look with your little ones.


– Colored construction paper

– Brooch pins backs

– Scissors

– Glue

– Balsa wood sheets

Step 1: Gather your supplies.

Step 2: Start cutting geometric shapes out of you construction colored paper (triangle, circles, rectangle, etc).

Step 3: Put some paper shapes together and then glue them together. Turn your brooch on the other side, and on the back add a piece of balsa wood, glue it. It prevents your brooch to any drama!

Step 4: Glue your brooch pin back to your brooch; let’s dry and VOILA! you are done.

Marie-Laure, is an Architect first, a mom of two, but also a Do It Yourself kind of girl. She LOVES CRAFTING. Her blog La Maison de Loulou is a piece of her with simple and fun crafts, ideas, projects, and activities to do with your kids at anytime. Her children Louise and Roman are her inspiration and all the DIY’s are made for them to have fun. Toys, games, costumes..she loves exploring the kids world with her own twist.

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