Hey guys! this is some photos from my “Junk trunk kit” unboxing, i have been invited to be part of the January Junk Trunk kit team and i recieved the box today! so needless to say i was pretty excited to bust it open and see what i got!
I will have a video linked below of the unboxing but i am posting some photos show casing some of the things, so excited to try and make some of this stuff and my very open junk journal
All things to make fun tassels and keychains
Fun ephemera pieces, fabric and printables
Thank you Jessica for inviting me and i hope i can make some fun videos for ya!
Perfect for Parties, New years eve and Gender Reveals!
Things you will need
1 – Toilet paper roll
“2 – Standard size balloons
3 – Some sort of wide tape
4 – Confetti (bought or home made)
5 – Construction paper / Card stock
Save those toilet rolls so you can make a bunch, use tissue paper cut into tiny squares or grab the dots from your hole puncher for some inexpensive confetti
Cut a piece of card stock to fit the length and circumference of your tube, its about 4″ x 5 1/2″
Take your balloon and tie a knot at the end of the balloon, cut off the top of the balloon about half way
Stretch the knotted side of the balloon over the end of your toilet paper roll, it might deform your roll a bit and you can reinforce your roll with cardstock in side it or just try to form it back into a cylindrical tube
Use some sort of wide tape, masking tape, packing or duct tape to secure the balloon to the tube
Now its time to decorate the card stock that will go around your tube, you have the option of keeping it plain or you can decorate with gel pens, washi tape, printed duct tape or glitter!
Now you can use a tape runner or glue and apply it over the back completely and apply the card stock to the tube, it will add some more interest, rigidity, and cover up the balloon and tape