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use glass beads and top with acorn cap

Use glass beads and top with real acorn cap! These were made for jewelry, but I could see the same thing done with beads or marbles and displayed in a container for fall.

Cracked Marble Necklaces

DIY Cracked Marble pendants : Bake marbles at 350 F for 20 min, drop them into ice bath, and watch them crack into a pretty pattern.

Stained Glass Cake Stand.  Fill tof a 12 cake pan with CHEAP, plastic, transparent pony beads. Baked them in a 425 degree oven for 3040 minutes until all the beads had melted. Let the pan cool for 20 minutes, then flip the melted bead plate out  Finally, I glued it to a dollar store candle stick and, presto! Cake stand!

DIY Cake Stand : "cheap, plastic, transparent pony beads placed in a metal cake pan. Baked beads at 425 degrees for mins.until beads completely melted. Cool in the pan for about 20 minutes, pop out & glue onto a dollar store candle stick w/ glue.

Painted autumn acorns

Another awesome art project to do with kids over break: On your next nature walk, have your little one help gather acorns for mommy's next project! With this simple How to Paint Acorns craft, you can create some stunning fall decor! From J Hunter.


Finally something to do with my lampwork beads! Lampwork Glass Beaded Lariat Necklaces Boro Great idea for these besides a bracelet!

DIY Acorn Marble Necklace Nature Craft

DIY Acorn Marble Necklace Nature Craft

This DIY acorn marble necklace is an easy nature craft idea for kids and adults. They are made with natural acorn caps and make a gorgeous piece of handmade jewelry when worn as a necklace. They also make wonderful window decorations. They can be given as

I love acorns, but have not used them before. After a little research and experience, I'm sharing my tips for preparing acorns for decorating and crafting.

Tips for Preparing Acorns for Decorating and Crafting

I've always wanted to use the acorns collected from my parents backyard for a fun craft project, so these tips will come in handy!