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It’s hard to believe Thanksgiving is right around the corner! If you’re looking for a cute and easy decor for your Thanksgiving table, these playful turkey balloons are the perfect touch.

Hang them on the wall, strew them around your Thanksgiving table, or set up a little crafting table for the kids to keep them busy while you’re off cooking up a storm. No doubt your little turkeys will get a big kick out of them.

DIY Turkey Balloons – Materials:

– Balloons
Colored cardstock
– Scissors
– Double stick tape
– Large googly eyes

Step 1. Cut out all your paper parts. Cut one feather shape and use that as a template to cut more in different colors. Cut a triangle for nose, and teardrop shape for the wattle.

Step 2. Blow up your balloons and assemble your turkey. Use double stick tape to attach the feathers, eyes, nose, and wattle on to each balloon.

Your cute and friendly turkey balloon is ready to play!

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Agnes Hsu is a mom of three and has been inspiring parents and kids to get creative with easy activities and family friendly recipes for over 10 years. She shares her love for creative play and kids food to her 2MM+ followers online. Agnes' commitment to playful learning and kindness has not only raised funds for charity but also earned features in prestigious nationwide publications.