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A Copper Card Tree You Can DIY for the Holidays

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What a wonderful idea to display your Xmas cards!

The Nest

finished diy copper card tree

This simple copper card tree is not only modern and super chic, it’ll help you stay organized when all those holiday cards come flying in. Our friends over at A Fabulous Fete show us how to give our home a little cheer with an easy-to-do DIY.

copper pipes and twine materials

What You’ll Need:

  • 8 pieces of 1/2″ copper pipe
  • 4 x 4′ and 4 x 2′ twine or sturdy string
  • Long piece of wire
  • Glue dots
  • Ribbon
  • Clothespins

copper pipes and twine

Step 1: Start Threading
Begin by making a giant “needle” out of a thin piece of wire to thread the twine through the pipes.

copper triangle step

Step 2: Begin Weaving 
Start weaving your twine through a long piece of copper pipe, then a short piece, then alternating to create long triangles like above, with a squared base.

twine to tie copper pipes

Step 3: Connect the Ends
Weave the string so that all pieces are connected end to end at one point at the top point. Bring the…

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