Crafts With Chestnuts – Inspiring DIY Ideas With Autumn Mood

Editor   August 24, 2017   Comments Off on Crafts With Chestnuts – Inspiring DIY Ideas With Autumn Mood

Autumn is getting closer and closer, and you are beginning to think more about how to decorate your apartment in harmony with the new season. At this time of the year, the home-made decoration is extremely popular with both young and old. That is why interesting DIY ideas with chestnuts are the focus of our present contribution. We hope you get some inspiration from these whimsical DIY projects!

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Decoration made of chestnut

If you want to make autumn decor yourself, you often use natural materials such as chestnuts. They are easy to find and reflect the authentic autumn mood. During a pleasant walk in the park or through the forest you can collect a large quantity of these natural materials. But do not be wrong, only children with chestnut tinkle!

Also many adults are in love with DIY ideas with natural materials and also gladly tinker with chestnuts.

If you also want to put on original and fresh autumn decor, then you need a lot of chestnuts and go to work! Serve your creativity and create elegant decorations for the wall or door. You will appreciate your home in a natural way!

Chestnuts are easily found in autumn

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Make a wreath of chestnut for the autumn decor

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Stylish autumn decoration for the entrance or the garden fence

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Funny figures from chestnuts

Chestnuts are also suitable for quite funny DIY projects! Especially children prepare these great fun! However, adults can hardly remain indifferent to these quaint bazaar ideas! Thus, children with chestnuts can make funny figures themselves, which resemble real animals! With chestnuts you can create typical funny chestnuts! You do not need many things for the DIY projects: in most cases, apart from the chestnut itself, there are also matches, leaves, plasticine, pipe cleaners, etc. The chestnut trees are often painted to achieve a better result. So a great opportunity to promote the fine motor skills of your children.

Let your imagination run wild!

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With wiggly eyes the chestnuts become real eye-catchers


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How to make a spider of chestnut?

Here we will briefly present to you how to make a cute spider with a single chestnut. It does not cost much, so it can be done by children.

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Let’s see step by step how that goes!

What you need:

  • chestnut
  • Two pipe cleaners
  • Wackelaugen

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Glue the wobbly eyes

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Cut each pipe cleaner into two so that you get four small pieces

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Start with the first two pieces of pipe cleaners. Place them on top of each other, creating a cross

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Fold the one piece of pipe cleaner

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Tightly bind the two pieces together

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Now add the other two pieces of pipe cleaners to make a star

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Bind all the pieces together

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Fold the end of the pipe cleaner so you can make the legs of the spider

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Glue the legs to the bottom of the spider

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So, do not go negligently over the fallen chestnuts! Collect a few of these and use them for your new autumn decoration! Put your creative ideas into practice! Certainly your children want to join in! The following examples could serve as a further inspiration for your own DIY ideas…

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