Its hard to choose a favourite, but I really like how this project turned out. Sometimes they don't quite work like you have planned. I wanted a lantern or mobile to hang under the mosquito net over Little Miss J's cot. Something to move softly and catch her eye as she drifted to sleep. And I didn't want to spend a fortune. And I was heavily pregnant with limited creative energy.
Some butterflies are glued directly to the lantern, some are glued to strands of wire so they hover away from the paper. To finish off I hung a lavender crystal through the lantern which catches the afternoon sunlight, reflecting rainbows around the room.
Little Miss J has always loved it. As I put her to bed I shake the net gently, the butterfly's flutter gently, and Little Miss J drifts off to sleep.
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