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Craft Time: Magnetic Pen Holder

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Pen Holder to Hang on Your Locker or Refrigerator

Difficulty: Easy

Parental supervision is recommended

What you'll need:

  • Small lightweight plastic or cardboard box (like a General Foods Cappuccino Coolers box, cardboard or plastic Band-Aids box)
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Ruler or tape measure
  • Con-tact paper, any color or pattern
  • Sticky magnetic sheet

How to make it:

  1. Measure up 4" from the bottom of whatever container you use and make a mark with your pencil.
  2. Cut off everything above this mark.
  3. Cover with Con-Tact paper on three sides, leaving the back plain.
  4. Cut the magnetic sheet to fit on the back of the box.
  5. Cover the back with the magnetic sheet.
  6. Hang in your locker to store pens and pencils.

Tips:

There are lots of new styles of Con-Tact paper available to match many different tastes.


by on Feb. 8, 2013 at 4:15 PM
Replies (11-15):
arpazia
by on Feb. 15, 2013 at 1:51 PM
Adorable!
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jessicasmom1
by on Feb. 15, 2013 at 4:28 PM

thanks

timon95
by on Feb. 17, 2013 at 11:15 AM

cute - tfs

aneela
by on Feb. 17, 2013 at 11:18 AM

cool

mommythree0508
by on Feb. 17, 2013 at 4:12 PM


Quoting sukainah:

Neat idea!

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