Introduction

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You Have My Heart

Decorate your home, or gift this lovely balloon to a special someone this Valentine's Day. First, gather your materials, including the downloadable template.

Step 1

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Cut the Tissue Paper

Start by cutting tissue paper to 10" x 28". Fold in half. Cut strips about 1/2" wide on both ends, as shown in photo.

Step 2

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Rennai Hoefer

Roll Tissue Paper

Unfold and tightly roll the tissue paper.

Step 3

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Rennai Hoefer

Fold Paper in Half

Take the rolled tissue paper and fold in half.

Step 4

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Twist the End

Twist the end of the folded tissue to create the tassel, keeping a small loop at the end for stringing.

Step 5

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String Tassels

Continue making tassels until desired number is achieved. String and secure the tassels to twine using a hot glue gun. Tie tassel filled twine to the end of the balloon.

Step 6

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Attach and Add Bow

Add a satin ribbon bow, if desired. Download and print the Balloon Tags Template to attach at balloon knot.