delightful

in case you missed last weeks guest post for Freeworld Design Centre, it was delightful…

a-ball-of-string

The simplest of materials can sometimes create the most beautiful objects. Take this ball of string… such a useful yet somewhat mundane household item, but look at what you could shape from the humble ball of string. Beautiful string light balls

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Or wrap some twine around a glass jar for an interesting votive holder…

glass-jar-lights

A happy row of twinkling glass lights, strung together with twine, would make such pretty outdoor party decorations…

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Perhaps give those crochet doilies a granny-chic update by wrapping them around a glass jar?

doily-light-paper-flowersa-piece-of-paper

And the unassertive piece of paper? Imagine the delightful DIY cube string lights one could create with a simple sheet of white paper? Here’s how…

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How about wrapping perforated paper with a delicate pattern around a glass vase for a sophisticated candle holder?

paper-cutout-lights

I love these DIY paper cup garlands covered in different wrapping paper prints…they look really easy and inexpensive to make.

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This is a showstopper of the paper variety… a stunning origami-style paper pendant fashioned into a spherical prickly ball. Gorgeous!

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So let your imaginations take flight and create beauty and charm with the humblest of materials. They’re truly delightful.

origami-birds-paper-garland

(Origami birds & circle garlands)

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