day 8: fringed music sheet garland

Creating garlands to drape around the house is a fun and festive way to add a little more holiday cheer to any space.

Christmas DIY handmade music sheet garland

I particularly love this version since it is easy to replicate with tissue papers, book papers, etc… for a variety of looks for a lot of different events.

Here is what you will need:

supplies for music sheet garland diy

  • Music sheets
  • Glimmer sprays
  • Ribbon or lace
  • Bling
  • Fringe Scissors
  • Baker’s twine
  • Scissors
  • Heat gun
  • Hot glue gun

Here’s how to put it all together:

1.  Spray your music sheets on both sides with the glimmer spray and then dry with the heat gun.

diy handmade fringe paper garland

2.  Fold your paper in half length wise.

step 2

3.  Fold it again, about 2/3 in half.  Then open back up.

step 3

4. Fringe from the edge to folded line you just created.

Martha Stewart fringe scissors to create fringe garland

5.  Open up and fold in half the other way.

step 5

6.  Use this line to cut in half.

step 6

7.  Roll up tightly.

step 7

8.  Twist.

fringe paper garland for the holidays

9. Secure with lace.  Add some bling with the hot glue gun.

step 9

10.  Create several and string them together to create your garland.

fringe paper garland final using Martha Stewart fringe scissors, music sheet paper, for holiday diy tutorial

11.  Add to any spot in need of a little more pizzazz!

fringe paper garland complete

Happy Holidays!


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