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Easy DIY Harvest Banner

Anita Scroggins
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November 15, 2016

 

Who doesn't love a fun banner for every season? This easy DIY banner is so quick, you will be back to doing laundry in no time. JOY iron-on letters add the perfect touch to your project. 

Supplies:

  • JOY iron-on letters
  • Die-cut leaf shapes
  • Hot glue gun
  • Large paper punch (mine is the shape of a mason jar)
  • Kraft paper
  • Adhesive stencil
  • Black fine-point marker
  • Twine, flowers, ribbon
  • Mini clothespins  

There are a variety of styles and colors to choose from when picking your letters for a project.

I chose the leaf die-cuts and letters I wanted to use and lined them up on my work surface. I purchased die-cuts that already had the glitter detail on it to save a step. I used a hot glue gun to layer the punched shapes, then the letters on each leaf, and add the detail embellishments. 

I used mini clothespins to attach my leaves to a ribbon so I could hang it.

I use a lot of mason jars in my fall decorating, so adding these punched mason jar pieces will be perfect. I outlined the edges of each punched shape to add some dimension. I needed a little more detail, so I used an adhesive stencil on the bottom of each piece and colored it in with the marker. 

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