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Flapper costume how-to
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How To: Make Flapper

What You Need
White dress 

Pink Post-it notes

Scissors or fringe scissors

Red metallic tape


Gold dot sticker

Cupcake liners


How To: Make Dress
1. Cut slits in Post-it notes (every 3-4 inches) using fringe scissors or regular scissors.

2. Tape a row of fringed Post-its horizontally to the dress with red metallic tape.

3. Open 2 mini cupcake liners and staple in the center.  Cover the staple with a gold dot sticker. Glue to the top of the dress as decoration.

How To: Make Headband
1. Glue 1 fringed Post it and flattened mini cupcake liner to the headband.

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