Tuesday, November 26, 2013

I Fell In Love With a Fish: You Can Too

I fell in love with a fish. He was glorious hanging on the antique shop wall slick and shining blue. Aside from the dangling tag that read $3000.00, I had no plans to carry him around for the next two days of my holiday.

But darlings, I NEEDED a marlin for my dining room desperately. So, I made one instead.

I know, I know. You want a giant fish too. Luckily for you, I've broken the process down into five easy steps! You too can be the proud owner of a fake Marlin just in time for the holidays!

Step One:  Find a glamorous stuffed Marlin at antique shop and decide you aren't going to buy it a train ticket home.

Step Two: Visit your sister, who recently returned from an Ikea trip and steal away into the night with her cardboard.

Step Three: Hastily paint giant fish onto found cardboard in an effort to finish it before your boyfriend comes home and tells you this might be a terrible idea.

Step Four: Add glitter until you're giggling to yourself.

Step Five: Get that beast on the wall and admire your handiwork.

Live the Dream and Stay Crafty, Muffins.

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