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I had all this cardboard infront of me one night and slapped it together to create a table piece for my daughters princess party


Material

  • 7 Long cardboard rolls
  • 1 Shoe box size box
  • 2 Smaller boxes (jatz box)
  • 1 Tube of glue
  • 2 or 3 Tubes of paint colours

Method

  1. Start with your shoes sized box and rearrange your castle towers (cardboard rolls) where you want them and trim if needed to make shorter towers. Do the same with your smaller boxes.
  2. Start gluing your rolls and boxes in place. Let dry
  3. Cut out the number of cones you need from cardboard scraps for the tower tops by cutting a circle with a section cut out the roll it together to make a cone.
    For the box towers you only need a rectangle of cardboard folded in half for the roofs.
    Glue in place
  4. Paint 2 coats in your colours of choice
  5. Het creative with a black sharpie to create the windows doors and decorations on the castle

Notes... Super easy one here. Made a great table decoration for a princess party



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  • Rach
    • 25 Oct 2016
      4:19 pm

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  • So creative. I loved both the big one you did under the porch, and this one!

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  • What an excellent little project that they can continually work on

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  • Ah-maze-ing!! Love this idea

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  • Amazing! I am going to try to make one with my niece.

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  • Slapped it together. Are you kidding me. This is an awesome effort. MoMs are so freaking creative

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  • My daughter would love this. I better start stockpiling the cardboard rolls.

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  • This is awesome. We have been saving all of our cardboard to do projects. This is on our list :)

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  • Totally cool I love it! Great creative outlet and recycling to boot

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  • WHat a georgeous castle it looks amazing

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  • This is amazing, whag a brillant idea. How long did it take to make?

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  • Recycling is the key and this is awesome


    • My girls would have so much fun making this

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  • Oh this is sooo lovely , very creative indeed ..well done. thanks for sharing.

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  • What a creative Mum, it is a very pretty castle.

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  • Ah this is magical! It would look beautiful in pastel colours too.

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  • Absolutely amazing; love this idea and looks great!

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