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Baker's Twine Papier Mache Pumpkins

By: Stephenie Hamen for
Bakers Twine Pumpkins
Baker's Twine Papier Mache Pumpkins
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Create adorable mini pumpkins that you can keep out all year long.  These Baker's Twine Papier Mache Pumpkins are sure to be a crowd pleaser, and they're great for decorating your home for Thanksgiving and Halloween.  Using only a few materials, you can create a whole batch of colorful pumpkins that you will love showing off to friends and family.  Arrange them on a holiday table or put them in a large jar or bowl for a stunning home decor idea.  

Estimated CostUnder $10

Time to CompleteIn an evening

Primary TechniqueGeneral Paper Crafting




  • Paper mache or STYROFOAM pumpkin
  • Baker’s twine
  • Hot glue
  • Scissors



  1. Start at the stem of the pumpkin gluing the twine.
  2. Begin tightly wrapping and gluing the twine as it starts to cover the pumpkin.
  3. Wrap and glue the entire thing.
  4. Cut the string off the bottom and glue the twine to the base of the pumpkin.


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This Bakers Twine Papier Mache Pumpkin is sooooo stinkin' cute! I love that it takes so few crafting materials to create something distinct! I can these being done in many different sizes, shapes and colors. You could use these grouped on a mantel. You could use them on a table runner as a centerpiece. I think I would add a few leaves to the top as well!


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