How to Make Leaf Decorations for Fall!

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How to Make Leaf Decorations for Fall!
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Gather leaves (I chose 6 normal ones and 1 huge one).

Gather leaves (I chose 6 normal ones and 1 huge one).

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They are probably ready to break and dry and wrinkled so....

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Submerge leaves in a sink full of HOT water and set the timer for 10 minutes. This will make the leaves more flexible and less prone to break.

Submerge leaves in a sink full of HOT water and set the timer for 10 minutes. This will make the leaves more flexible and less prone to break.

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Take leaves out of sink and drain water. Lay them out on a towel or hand towel.

Take leaves out of sink and drain water. Lay them out on a towel or hand towel.

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Gently press them flat.

Gently press them flat.

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Carefully lay another towel on top, pressing the leaves flat as you go.

Carefully lay another towel on top, pressing the leaves flat as you go.

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Towel sandwhich.

Towel sandwhich.

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Pat dry.

Pat dry.

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After about a minute of patting, gently remove towel, rubbing leaves dry as you go.

After about a minute of patting, gently remove towel, rubbing leaves dry as you go.

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Get your leaf and glitter ready.

Get your leaf and glitter ready.

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I used a glue stick for this leaf.

I used a glue stick for this leaf.

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The different types of glue you can use. (Glue stick, glue bottle, fabric glue, or...puffy paint!? πŸ˜‚)

The different types of glue you can use. (Glue stick, glue bottle, fabric glue, or...puffy paint!? πŸ˜‚)

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*update! BTW, my leaves lasted for months! (They were still fine even after that, but I chose to take them down and put up my snowflakes instead! πŸ˜ƒ)

*update! BTW, my leaves lasted for months! (They were still fine even after that, but I chose to take them down and put up my snowflakes instead! πŸ˜ƒ)

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