DIY: piñata

September 22nd, 2011

It’s never a bash without a pinata! Here is a quick and easy method to making your party a real hit! (no pun ;) Click on Check out more, to follow our steps!

You’ll need:

- balloon

- news paper

-  2 cups of flour

- 3 cups of water

- hot glue

- 3 packs of tissue paper

 

Direction: Shred an old newspaper into strips. Then, Mix 2 cups of flour and 3 cups of water for glue paste. Next, blow up a round balloon and prop it up on a stand. Now start dipping the newspaper strips in the glue paste  wrap the balloon. Make sure to leave an opening on the top to put the candy in. Repeat with another layer.  After the balloon is wrapped, let it sit to dry for approx 4-5 hours. When the newspaper is hard and dry, pop the balloon inside from the hole you left on the top. Now stuff it with goodies and paste over two coats of newspaper to close it shut.

Start cutting your tissue paper in stripes and cut little fringe on the bottom of each strip. Hot glue the strips of tissue paper until you covered the entire pinata and WHOLA ! You got a banging pinata!

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