Nothing like putting things off until the last minute. I picked up these paint chips for.ev.ah ago because the colors reminded me of candy corn, and I got this *brilliant* idea that they would make a fun garland. I found them again a couple of days ago, and hurried to make this cute little garland to share with you all. I figure it's better late than never. And if you like it, you can always file the idea away for next year, am I right?
All I did to create this little cutie, was cut the paint chips into the shape of candy corn, and then attach them to one another using orange stripe-y washi tape.
In order to keep the tape from sticking to the wall - or wherever else you might want to hang something like this - here's what I did: I used two strips of tape between each paint-chip-candy-corn with their sticky sides facing one another.
Then on either end, I left the top piece of tape longer than the bottom one, so that I had a little bit of sticky to attach the garland to the chalkboard. So simple!
Now our chalkboard is all dressed up for Halloween (right on time, I might add.) ;-)