Paper Basket to Party Tables

Creative Party Tables

This is a nice idea to decorate your table and make your party with much more beautiful and sophisticated. This paper baskets can be used to hold sweets, biscuits, small gifts or anything you want and they are really easy to do. A super creative idea that can be the difference in your party table and amaze your guests!

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paper-basket-1

To make this idea you will need:

  • Papers of your choice, with colors or prints also of your preference;
  • Ruler;
  • Common scissors or a paper cutter machine
  • Pencil;
  • Simple Paper Punch;
  • Glue
  • Thread of your preference;
  • Circular paper punch or a compass.
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paper-basket-2

Start cutting strips of paper with same size: 24cm x 3cm (photo 1) then drill a small hole at one end of each strip using the simple paper punch (photo 3).  Use the circular punch or a compass to cut a large circle to be used as the base of the basket (photo 3). Organize the strips around the circle letting the edge with the holes outside (photo 4).

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paper-basket-3

Glue the strips on the paper circle (photo 5) and let it dry well. After this pass the piece of thread in the small holes (photo 6). Now it is only put what you want inside the basket and close it pulling the thread and making a tie (photo 7).

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paper-basket-4

If you want to leave a message to your guests you can put a thanks note or a card on the thread. When they open the basket they will be amazed by the surprise inside.