Newspaper Easter hat idea
The Easter hat parade is a fun way to get into some easy crafts with your kids. If you don't have much time or much prowess in the crafting department, you could easily make this easy floppy newspaper hat the night before the parade.
What you need:
- 2 x sheets of newspaper
- flowers (fake or from the garden will do)
- Easter eggs (plastic, styrofoam or real ones)
- Easter chick (optional)
How to make a newspaper hat:
The video below shows you the basics of how to make a newspaper hat. Watch the video and then keep reading to find out how to alter it to suit an Easter hat.
How to make it into a floppy Easter hat:
Instead of scrunching the brim of the hat, just use scissors and trim around the edge so that the brim is round and floppy!
Then decorate it with Easter things. You might use eggs, chickens, flowers ... whatever Easter means to you. Just bung it all on with glue or sticky tape and you're good to go!
Hints and tips:
- You could also paint the newspaper before you make the hat.
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