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DIY Twig Pencils


Got a surplus of sticks and a shortage of writing implements? Why not turn those umpteen twigs into a pile of lovely pencils with this handy tutorial by Alli of Made with Happy!

Besides tree branches and pencil lead, you will also need a drill, wood glue, and a saw, but don’t be intimidated, because Alli contends that these unique pencils are actually easy to construct and make great gifts!

[via True Blue Me and You]


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