DECORATIVE PAPER FAN
Pretty, colourful wallpaper border, (approx. 17cm (5”) wide and approx. 40cm (16”) length for each fan) Narrow Lace, (Approx. 40cm, (16”) – to be the same length as the paper for the fan) Narrow ribbon: (approx. 12cm, (5”) Silk Flower, or Bow, or Ribbon Curls: to decorate the front of the fan Scissors Stapler Glue
(Watch out for sales at home-décor shops, odds rolls of wallpaper borders can be bought very cheaply)
1. Glue the lace to the back, top edge of the length of card, making sure it is sticking up evenly above the border at the front. Allow the glue to dry.
2. Making folds of about 1.5cm, (0.5”), concertina the card along its length to form the fan.
3. Gather the edge without the lace trim together and secure with a staple, then glue the flower decoration, or bow to the front of the fan where the gathers meet.
4. Form the ribbon into a hanging loop and glue it to the back of the fan on the top edge.