Love to decorate for fall? Go nuts!

One thing we love about this project is how versatile it is. And since they are easy to craft, you can make a bunch in no time at all. You could string a bunch of these paper acorns together to make a cute fall garland, place them in a bowl as a pretty fall decoration, or fill them with goodies and use them for your table place setting! 

To make my paper acorn I used two shades of metallic paper. The top is a shimmering copper color which I am utterly in love with. And for the bottom half of the paper acorn I used a rich gold metallic. 

How to Make a Metallic Paper Acorn

  1. Gather your craft tools and materials. Then download the pattern below.
  2. Cut the pattern pieces, using either your scissors or a cutting machine.
  3. Fold and roll the base, gluing each tab down as you go.
  4. Glue side tab of paper acorn closed.

Full tutorial available for members to download below.

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