Advice 1: How to make a jar of wishes

The Bank's wishes - this is an unusual and original gift. Most often it is presented on the birthday of the closest and beloved people. The Bank with nice words inside will not only raise the mood when it's sad, but it will be a good decor item.
How to make a jar of wishes
You will need
  • - small glass jar
  • white paper
  • - twine
  • - scissors
  • - transparent adhesive
  • - double-sided tape
For starters, the white paper needs to be aged, i.e. to give it a yellowed look. This will help instant coffee. Brew it with boiling water and pour into a flat wide container. Drop in a coffee solution paper and leave for 15 minutes. When the time comes, take out the leaves gently and leave them out to dry.
Prepare the Bank to operate - wash it and degrease with alcohol. On paper, soaked in the coffee solution, you need to print labels. If this is not possible, make them by hand and glue the two sides of the tins, getting the front and back side.
The bottom of the banks winding one coil of twine.
Translate the contour of the cover on some paper with a picture. Cut out a circle and glue on the cover. From the top you can add the application in an envelope.
Double-sided tape sticking on the sidewall and top cover wrapped with twine.
On paper, write wishes (nice words, declarations of love, etc.) and the mode of its into strips. Each strip wound on the smooth handle and fix with a piece of twine.
Wishes fill the jar, label with front and back sign at their discretion and work ready!

Advice 2: How to age paper with coffee

Aged paper can be used in the decor, writing the love messages or draw a treasure map to play with friends. And to make the effect of old paper you can use regular coffee.
How to age paper with coffee
You will need
  • - sheet of thick white paper;
  • - 5-6 tablespoons of instant coffee;
  • - 2 cups of boiling water;
  • tray;
  • newspaper;
  • - the spray gun;
  • - iron.
In boiling water to dissolve coffee, then let the mixture cool to room temperature.
In the tray to pour the resulting coffee and place a sheet of paper for 1 minute. The wet, impregnated coffee paper placed on newspaper for drying.
When the paper is slightly damp, it can be grinded coffee granules, then on its surface formed small dark spots.
Dry paper you can spray with a spray bottle with coffee, then there will be divorces and smooth color transitions.
When the paper is completely dry, it acquires a rough structure, which can be corrected by iron. After this you will see the full effect of antiquity, and this paper is ready for use.
Useful advice
- brown color became more intense, it is possible to increase the dose of coffee;
- before soaking in coffee, the paper, you can pre-crush, but then it will be harder to ironed iron.
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